Category Archives: Health & Medical

Testicle Injury

Testicle injury
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The Empathy Gene

The empathy gene: Complete strangers can detect in 20 seconds if you are compassionate, kind and trustworthy.

After only 20 seconds, complete strangers can pick up on a person’s trustworthy genes through their behavior, shows a new study. A single genetic change makes a person more compassionate and kind to others.

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Cancer Research Shows That Processed Meat Is Unfit For Human Consumption

Bye bye bacon... Cancer research shows that processed meat is unfit for human consumption.

The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) published a detailed review of over 7,000 clinical studies, examining the link between diet and cancer. Its conclusion is rocking the world of health and nutrition: Processed meats are too dangerous for human consumption. Consumers should stop buying and eating all processed meat products for the rest of their lives.

Processed meats include bacon, sausage, hot dogs, sandwich meat, packaged ham, pepperoni, salami and virtually all red meat used in frozen prepared meals. They are usually manufactured with a carcinogenic ingredient known as sodium nitrite. This is used as a color fixer by meat companies to turn packaged meats a bright red color so they look fresh. Unfortunately, sodium nitrite also results in the formation of cancer-causing nitrosamines in the human body. And this leads to a sharp increase in cancer risk for those who eat them.
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Strange Fears and Phobias: Anatidaephobia

Anatidaephobia: the fear that a duck is watching you. (Seriously.)
Anatidaephobia is the fear that somewhere, somehow, a duck is watching you. (Seriously.)
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Hugging and Cuddling Are a Simple Yet Effective Treatment For Stress and Depression

Fighting depression with hugs and cuddles
Medical studies have shown that hugs and cuddling are important for your mental health. They kill depression, relieve anxiety and strengthen the immune system.
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