Health

Contrary Help For Those Suffering From Depression, Works In As Little As 24 Hours

Could not sleeping actually help those who suffer from depression feel better? According to a recent study, released from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, the answer is yes. Reviewing information that has been conducted over the last thirty six years and compiling the data has shown a strong correlation between a lack of sleep and ...

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Cheat Days In Diet Could Help People Lose More Weight, Study Claims

Not everyone may be a fan of “cheat days” in diets, but new research from Australia suggests that these breaks from the usual diet regimen could help people lose more weight, and keep it off for a longer period of time. Although cheat days are oftentimes included in diet plans on weekends, there has been some debate as to whether ...

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Man Sticks Penis Inside 5.5-Pound Weight Plate: Takes 3 Hours To Remove Weight With Saw And Grinder

There is a cautionary tale coming from the Facebook page of Feuerwehr Worms, which is the fire brigade out of Worms, Germany. As seen in the below photo from the fire department, a broken 2.5 kg “dumbbell disc” – better known as a weight plate in the States – was removed from around the penis of an unnamed man. Published ...

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Man Sticks Penis Inside 5.5-Pound Weight Plate: Takes 3 Hours To Remove Weight With Saw And Grinder

There is a cautionary tale coming from the Facebook page of Feuerwehr Worms, which is the fire brigade out of Worms, Germany. As seen in the below photo from the fire department, a broken 2.5 kg “dumbbell disc” – better known as a weight plate in the States – was removed from around the penis of an unnamed man. Published ...

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Skin Patch Removes Love Handles In Mice, But Can It Work On Humans?

Researchers have developed a new kind of skin patch that could dissolve “love handles” in mice. And while it has yet to be tested on human subjects, the researchers believe they might work on people and serve as a weight loss tool, or even a way to deal with obesity and diabetes. Most of us recognize skin patches as a ...

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Do You Worry Too Much? Research Suggests Expressive Writing Could Help Us Worry Less

Not everyone has the time to launch their own personal blog or journal where they can rant and rave about what goes on in their daily lives. And not everyone has the patience to read through long social media posts that serve a similar purpose. But people who worry too much just might benefit from such forms of expressive writing, ...

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Orrin Hatch Sponsors Medical Marijuana Research Bill

Utah Senator and former Mormon Bishop, Senator Orrin Hatch, came out with a strong statement supporting medical marijuana this week. Hatch, in announcing his new bill, defended medicinal cannabis use and medical marijuana (MMJ) research saying it: “”has the potential to help millions of Americans,” and “can truly change people’s lives for the better.” Senator Hatch has previously been called ...

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After Teen’s Death From Eating Hair, Family Warns About Rapunzel Syndrome

A teenager in the U.K. has died of hairball infection in her stomach. Her family is now attempting to raise awareness about the perils of eating hair. Sixteen-year-old Jasmine Beever of Skegness, near Manchester, suddenly collapsed last week while at college, and she was rushed in an ambulance to a hospital. She passed away after being initially resuscitated. An autopsy ...

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After Teen’s Death From Eating Hair, Family Warns About Rapunzel Syndrome

A teenager in the U.K. has died of hairball infection in her stomach. Her family is now attempting to raise awareness about the perils of eating hair. Sixteen-year-old Jasmine Beever of Skegness, near Manchester, suddenly collapsed last week while at college, and she was rushed in an ambulance to a hospital. She passed away after being initially resuscitated. An autopsy ...

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Rihanna’s Fenty Beauty Products Are Selling Out As Social Media Buzzes Over Lines Inclusivity

On September 8, Rihanna released her new Fenty Beauty line of cosmetics in Sephora stores, which was met with a lot of excitement. One of the most important aspects of her makeup line was the idea of inclusivity, which is something that has certainly gotten social media buzzing. It is because of this desire to make sure that everyone is ...

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