Air pollution causes wrinkles and premature ageing, new research shows

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Air pollution causes wrinkles and premature ageing, new research shows
Toxic fumes may be the primary cause of skin ageing in polluted cities such as London, New York and Beijing, scientists say Air pollution is prematurely ageing the faces of city dwellers by accelerating wrinkles and age spots, according to emerging scientific research. The effects of toxic fumes on skin are being seen in both […]

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He Was Attacked By A Shark…And It Ended Up Saving His Life

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He Was Attacked By A Shark…And It Ended Up Saving His Life
Eugene Finney was expecting an average, run-of-the-mill day at the beach with his girlfriend and kids. But while swimming in the ocean, Finney was struck by a large creature that turned out to be a shark. As he wasn’t seriously injured, he went about the rest of his day as normal. Later that night, he […]

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She Took Her Daughter In For A Free Eye Exam And It Ended Up Saving Her Life

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She Took Her Daughter In For A Free Eye Exam And It Ended Up Saving Her Life
Most optometrists and eye care clinics offer free eye exams for new patients. In most cases, this is done simply to add new patients to the roster in hopes that the exams will result in returning customers. One pre-teen in New Zealand, however, walked into an eye care clinic looking for a new pair of […]

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These 14 Colorful Bodies Of Water Look Too Cool To Be Real, But They Are

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These 14 Colorful Bodies Of Water Look Too Cool To Be Real, But They Are
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); Nature is pretty incredible, isn’t it? Sometimes, we get so caught up in our daily lives that we forget that there’s a whole world out there to explore. Although every city, town, and country has its fair share of man-made tourist attractions, natural landmarks really pique my interest. Maybe I just […]

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This School District Is Warning Parents About An Outbreak Of Leprosy…Oops

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This School District Is Warning Parents About An Outbreak Of Leprosy…Oops
When someone says leprosy, what’s is your gut reaction to the word? For centuries, those with leprosy have been ostracized and vilified by societies all over the world. This reaction comes from the perception that leprosy is a highly contagious and permanent condition. Luckily, leprosy is relatively easy to treat in the West. Still, you […]

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She Took A Photo Of Herself Every Day For A Year — It Ended Up Being The Worst Year Ever

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She Took A Photo Of Herself Every Day For A Year — It Ended Up Being The Worst Year Ever
Survivors of domestic violence walk among us and we may never be the wiser. In the U.S. 20 people are abused or assaulted by their significant other every minute. Take a second to let that sink in. By year’s end, that equates to over 10 million men and women who have become victims of domestic […]

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These Works Of Art Weren’t Drawn — They Were Grown In Petri Dishes

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These Works Of Art Weren’t Drawn — They Were Grown In Petri Dishes
This kind of art really grows on you. Well, actually, it grows in a petri dish — and the strange, swirling, colorful forms you’ll see here were actually carefully cultivated by microbiologists for a competition. The American Society for Microbiology (ASM) hosted its first ASM Agar Art Contest. Yep, that’s a thing! Contestants grew various […]

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These Incredible Caterpillars Prove How Cool Nature Really Is.

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These Incredible Caterpillars Prove How Cool Nature Really Is.
Butterflies were the inspiration behind artists, musicians, and authors for centuries. Similar to a phoenix rising from its ashes, the journey each butterfly undertakes during its metamorphosis into a beautiful creature is the perfect parallel to countless stories. Unlike the phoenix, there’s nothing fantasy about these fantastic transformations. Along with moths, these creatures can sometimes be […]

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Coconut oil: are the health benefits a big fat lie?

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Coconut oil: are the health benefits a big fat lie?
Its the latest superfood, endorsed by wellness bloggers and celebrities, yet it contains more saturated fat than lard It wasnt that long ago that the closest most Britons got to a coconut was at the fairground or on the inside of a Bounty bar. Yet in the past three years, this hard, hairy drupe (thats […]

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Why people can’t get enough of Dr. Pimple Popper’s zit-squeezing videos

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Why people can’t get enough of Dr. Pimple Popper’s zit-squeezing videos
WARNING: This post contains images that some readers may find graphic. Squeezing your own spots is one of life’s strangely satisfying pleasures, if not mildly gross. But, watching other people’s zits and blackheads being squeezed? Well, that’s a whole other level of grossness. This fascination has had a longstanding cult following on the internet and […]

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This Could Play A Huge Role In Saving The Lives Of People With Cancer.

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This Could Play A Huge Role In Saving The Lives Of People With Cancer.
  Imagine being able to find out if you have any kind of cancer just as easily as you could high cholesterol. Almost too easy, right? Well, that day might come sooner rather than later. Research scientists from Bradford University are developing a test that, if all goes to plan, will be able to detect […]

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Do You Get Angry Often? It Could Be Putting Your Health At Serious Risk

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Do You Get Angry Often? It Could Be Putting Your Health At Serious Risk
Let’s get real — we all feel like doing this sometimes. While expressing your anger in a safe way can help release your pent-up frustrations, experts say that regularly getting angry can negatively affect your health. According to a study published in the European Heart Journal in 2014, people who have an angry outburst once […]

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10 Dangerous (And Expensive) Skin Care Myths That We Need To Leave Behind Forever

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10 Dangerous (And Expensive) Skin Care Myths That We Need To Leave Behind Forever
Whenever a new beauty trend hits the scene, I’m first in line to buy every product in sight. Korean skin care? Way ahead of you. SPF serum? Sign me up. As a true junkie, I pride myself on knowing what’s up, but that doesn’t mean I don’t get sucked in by fads that fail to […]

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28 Dog And Cat Species That You Had No Idea Existed

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28 Dog And Cat Species That You Had No Idea Existed
Pretty much everyone loves dogs and cats, which is why you can find at least one of the two in most households. They are so common, in fact, that upwards of 47 percent of Americans have dogs, and 37 percent have cats. By this point, you probably feel like you’ve seen them all, right? Wrong. […]

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These Sons Have An Important And Heartbreaking Message About Their Mom’s Health

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These Sons Have An Important And Heartbreaking Message About Their Mom’s Health
More than five million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease or some form of dementia. Statistics show that one in three seniors dies at the hands of this terrible illness. Common symptoms of dementia and Alzheimer’s go far beyond just memory loss. Sufferers can also experience confusion, changes in behavior, hallucinations, and problems with […]

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