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Lack of Sleep in Teenagers Linked to High Blood Pressure

Just another reason to sleep in when you can! A Canadian study of 4,100 young people found that those with the worst sleep habits were more likely to be overweight or have unhealthy blood pressure or cholesterol levels. Obviously these … Continue reading

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Eternal Reefs Growing in Popularity

A team of environmentalists have devised a way to create a ‘living legacy’ to loved ones who pass that can become a sustainable part of the undersea environment and benefit our wildlife. Back in the 1980’s a pair of divers … Continue reading

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More Deaths Blamed on Brain Eating Amoebas

Like some kind of microscopic zombie it crawls in your nose while you’re swimming, goes directly up to your brain and begins feasting on your brain matter until you die a painful death less than seven days later. It is … Continue reading

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The Not-So Fresh Prince of Bellaire, OH

When police in Bellaire, OH arrived at the home of an unnamed 43-year-old man they found the man literally stuck to his seat. “Last night’s Top Chef finale was that good,” he explained. Ha ha. No, just kidding. He was … Continue reading

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20 Gnarly Old School War Wounds

War isn’t pretty, but sometimes you need to see the ravages of battle close up to appreciate the impact. These photos from over 100 years of war illustrate not only the grisly nature of armed conflict, but also the challenges … Continue reading

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7 Disgusting Medical Treatments (That Actually Work)

Medicine isn’t pretty, but sometimes it’s even less pretty than normal. Here are seven such procedures and treatments that aren’t for the squeamish, but hey, they seem to actually work.

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