shotglass

Bartender Accidentally Sets Man’s Face On Fire With Flaming Cocktail [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 17:31

One man's night out turned tragic when a bartender accidentally set his face on fire while preparing a flaming shot.

lonely

If You Want To Avoid Being Lonely, Try Talking To Strangers

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 15:28

A campaign in London is working to help residents avoid loneliness by encouraging more interactions with strangers.

exercise

Spare 6 Seconds To Stay Young In Old Age

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 13:49

For the elderly, even six seconds of intense exercise has been found to increase overall health.

weed

Is Marijuana The Future For Epilepsy?

By | Tue, 07/29/2014 - 11:32

A recent bill introduced into the House of Representatives calls for the removal of certain compounds found in cannabis from the "List of Controled Substances," to allow their potential to be used as a legal epilepsy medication.

ebola

CDC Releases Update On Current Ebola Outbreak Status

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 17:37

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced the virus is not likely to spread beyond the already affected area, but the outbreak may last several more months.

fear

You Have Your Father’s Eyes... And Your Mother’s Fear Of Flying

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 16:44

A new study suggests babies learn fear in the first few days of their life by smelling it in their distressed mother.

smell

Love At First Smell; Pheromone Parties Urge Singles To Sniff Out True Love

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 14:02

At a recent pheromone party in East London, attendees were asked to pick out a potential date based on nothing but the scent of their three-day-old t-shirt.

ebola

Two Americans Infected With Ebola While Working In Liberia [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:56

Two American health care workers stationed in Liberia have reportedly fallen ill with the Ebola virus, but news of lower mortality rates brings new hope of survival for all those infected.

sugar

Turns Out Sugar Affects Your Brain In The Same Way That Drugs Do

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 17:04

The reason for our obsession with sugary foods has to do with the effect the sweet substance has on the human brain.

ebola

21 Million Residents In Lagos, Nigeria Are Officially At Risk Of Ebola Exposure

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 17:03

The Ebola outbreak has officially spread to the African megacity of Lagos, putting 21 million residents in danger of contracting the life-threatening virus.

law

Is The European Union Endangering The Future Of Cancer Research?

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 14:26

A proposed EU regulation meant to protect the privacy of cancer patients may seriously hinder future efforts to find a cure for cancer.

nice

Being Nice To Women Probably Won't Get You More Dates

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:46

Study suggests that although men view niceness as a clearly attractive trait in potential partners, women are more cautious around overly friendly strangers.

pesticide

Study Shows Just How Long The Damage Of Pesticides Can Last In Our DNA

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 17:54

A recent study from Washington State University has found that the health risk from pesticide exposure can stay in your DNA and be passed on to your offspring for up to three generations.

morning after pill

EU Says Morning After Pill Still Works, Even In Overweight Women

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 15:20

It's been suggested that the morning after pill is not as effective in women who weigh more than 165 pounds. On Thursday, the EU announced that regardless of weight, the pill's benefits largely outweigh the risks.

back

Take Two, And Feel Exactly The Same?

By | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 14:10

Results from an Australian study suggest that Tylenol does next to nothing to relieve pain from lower back ache. Here are some other options for pain treatment and prevention.

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