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11 Reasons Why Running Is Not As Good For You As You Might Think

Running is an incredibly simplistic form of exercise. All you need is some jogging clothes and a pair of shoes and you’re off. It’s a go-to for a lot of people who are trying to lose weight and work up a sweat. But running may not be as good for you as you think. There are a lot of dangers associated with running that you might not even know about. Here are just a few of the […]

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A Surgeon Assaulted His Patient…The Reason Why Is Even More Appalling

Anytime you go in for surgery, there’s a chance you might walk away with complications…or worse. But when there was a payment dispute between a doctor and a patient in China, one woman received more hurt than she bargained for. The following video was taken at a hospital in Inner Mongolia, and it’s believed that it was captured in the gynecology unit. Allegedly, the woman was about to be operated on when the doctor asked for more […]

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This Little Girl Became Paralyzed After Catching A Cold — Now She’s Relearning How To Walk

When Ameliya Pellett caught a cold, her parents likely believed that she would recover quickly without any lasting issues. It was only a cold, after all. But just days later, the Ottawa residents were horrified to find that their two-year-old had lost all feeling in one of her legs. Her condition only got worse as time went by. Eventually, she became paralyzed from the neck down. Fewer than two weeks after Ameliya got sick, she couldn’t move. […]

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He Walked Into This Hospital With A Guitar, And You’ll Melt When You See Why

You’d be hard-pressed to find anyone who has never felt the emotional impact of music. Although this is a sensation we’ve all experienced, music therapy is often the subject of scorn from both mental health professionals and the general public. Even if you aren’t particularly moved by what’s on the radio these days, researchers have found direct links between music and brain activity that contribute to overall emotional health. And unlike many other forms of therapy, that […]

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This Strange Insomnia Disease Forces Its Victims To Stay Awake Until They Die

If you suffer from any level of insomnia, you know how damaging it can be to your health as well as your personal life. So you can just imagine having a disease that NEVER allows you to sleep, keeping you in a constant state of exhaustion…until your body gives up and dies. That’s what fatal familial insomnia (FFI) is. The disease is extremely rare (less than one out of 10 million people have it), but those who […]

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Here’s How To Avoid A Hangover (As Told By Science)

Next time you’re headed out for a night of drinking, you’re going to be thankful that you’ve seen this video. With a few helpful tips that are based in science, you’ll not only defeat your hangover before it ever happens, but you’ll know exactly how it worked. It’s not an exact science, but most of us could probably benefit from this information. Now that you know exactly what it takes to defeat a hangover, want to grab […]

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Shark Mouth! This Indian Teen Had 232 Extra Teeth Removed From His Mouth.

No, “Shark Mouth” is not the latest Sharknado sequel (unfortunately). It’s what people are calling 17-year-old Ashik Gawai after something very unusual happened to him last week. Following complaints of severe jaw pain, doctors began to look into what was going on in this little boy’s mouth. What they found shocked them. Surgeons at a hospital in Mumbai, India, cut into his jaw and successfully removed 232 extra teeth. Freaky, right? Wait until you see the pictures… The […]

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There Is One Thing You Should Be Eating Every Day, And It’s Not What You’d Expect

Bananas are delicious, healthy snacks. It’s really a shame that we don’t eat more of them. Sadly, these awesome yellow fruits are still more closely associated with chimps than they are with humans. Well, here are a few reasons why we should take notes from our monkey friends. Bananas are packed with loads of benefits, and you should probably be eating them every day! 1. Bananas are full of tryptophan, which turns into serotonin. That helps battle […]

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Tired Of How He Looked And Felt, He Changed Everything The Results Are Amazing

Like many teenagers, Austin Shifflett was on the receiving end of bullying in high school. He was self-conscious about his weight, and the fact that his fellow classmates taunted him for it only made him fall deeper into depression. But when he went on medication, it only made things worse — a side effect of the drugs was weight gain. Then one day, everything changed. An eye-opening moment motivated him to start working out and eating healthy. […]

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