Vaccines are everywhere nowadays, but how did they come about? Turns out, the story’s a lot weirder than you might think.
Currently we must have an exact match to receive an organ from a donor, especially kidneys, but that may no longer be an issue. Click here for the video, “What…
With so many misconceptions about organ donation out there, it’s no wonder why less than half of all U.S. adults are signed up as donors, but what really happens when…
It may sometimes seem like things are getting worse, but there’s lots of reasons to be optimistic about the future. More people have access to toilets and sanitation than ever…
Beards seem to be everywhere nowadays, but some men just can’t grow them. Why not? What goes into growing a great beard?
Do you have a birthmark? What causes them?
Have you ever had a bloody nose? What was the cause of it?
You’ve probably heard of asbestos, but how much do you really know about it? Where is it found and what does it do to your body?
Should you stop using hand sanitizer?
Many babies around the world get circumcised, but what is it actually doing to your penis?
You’ve probably heard that, if swallowed, chewing gum stays in your stomach for 7 years. But is that true? What happens if you swallow gum?
Until recently, the cause of this speech disorder was largely unknown. But a new study may have just found the answer.
In an age of mass consumption and instant gratification, the want to satisfy our every gastric desire often leaves us all oblivious to the truth surrounding the foods we eat.…
What happens when the condom breaks? Find out what’s behind “Plan B” – otherwise known as emergency contraception. Click here for the video, “What Actually Happens When You Have An…
A breakdown of the various abortion procedures. Click here for the video, “How Does ‘Plan B’ Actually Work?”
You may know that antivenom can counteract attacks from venomous creatures, but how does it work?
You’re feeling sick, but do you have the flu or the common cold? What’s the difference?
Why do we get aches and pains when we’re sick? Is it the flu or is it our body’s response to the flu?
With rapid urbanization, air pollution has become an important health issue for many cities. So what are the most polluted cities?
Being able to sense time helps us do everything from waking and sleeping to knowing precisely when to catch a ball that’s hurtling towards us. And we owe all these…