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January 9, 2014

 

Varicose veins often appear blue because the red blood cells inside them have become deoxygenated.

Oy Veins!

Have you ever wondered how those pesky varicose veins form?

January 6, 2014

 

Many who claim to have had near death experiences describe moving towards light at the end of a tunnel.

Near Death Experiences: Merely Electrical?

Could the dying brains of rats shed light on human near death experiences?

January 2, 2014

 

There are 6 distinct ways that cocoa butter can crystallize.

Chocolate Brain

Could having a sweet tooth be good for an aging brain?

December 30, 2013

 

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Teen Tinnitus

Perhaps due to the ubiquity of headphones, hearing problems aren't just for the elderly anymore.

December 27, 2013

 

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How To Clean A Pacifier

A new study suggests it may not be the worst thing in the world to clean your baby's pacifier with your own saliva.

December 24, 2013

 

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Fluoride, A Bacterial Slip’N Slide

Researchers have found evidence for a new theory of how fluoride keeps our teeth healthy.

December 18, 2013

 

Ice down your injury for a faster recovery.

Put Some Ice On It

Are you injured? Rest, Ice, Compression and Elevation will get you fast results!

December 12, 2013

 

Honey is great for your health, unless your a baby.

Babies ’n Honey

Ever heard germs can't grow in honey? While true, honey may still contain bacteria spores that can be lethal to infants.

December 2, 2013

 

Fountain face has a spit-take after hearing about saliva's hidden health benefits.

Spitting Image of Health

Saliva doesn't just help with digestion; it also aids your body's fight against disease and infection.

November 29, 2013

 

Don't lose sleep over it.

The Costs of Sleep Deprivation

ATTENTION Night Owls! Losing sleep takes a serious toll on your health and safety.

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