CC Nwasor

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Chiropractors are hiding a deadly secret

More than half of patients treated by chiropractors suffer side-effects and at least 26 in the UK are feared to have died, a Sun investigation …

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

How To Ask A Shy Guy Out

Wondering <b>how to approach a shy guy</b>? You do not have to feel intimidated by the shy people, if you know to be patient things might work out just fine …

Low Meat Consumption By Pregnant Women Increases Drug Abuse In Offspring At Age 15 Due To Impaired Neuro-development

A recent study published in the US National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health finds that low meat consumption by pregnant women …

Closing Your Eyes While Listening Can Make You Understand More

When it comes to understanding how another person thinks and feels, it might be best to close your eyes and listen.<p>A study by an American …

Apple Reportedly Partnering With Lg For Folding Iphone

Samsung is speculated to make a lot of cash from sales of Apple’s iPhone X. Like, a lot. The reason is that Samsung supplies a number of the phone’s …

Researchers Find Women Make Better Surgeons Than Men

If you had a choice between going under the knife with a female surgeon or a male surgeon, which would you choose? Would your surgeon’s gender even …

Medicine

Science Has Bad News For People Who Skip Breakfast

Your mom always said breakfast was the most important meal of the day. Turns out, she might have actually been on to something: Breakfast skippers …

How does the developing brain learn to perceive the world before it can see it?

Our eyes work when we’re born, even though they’ve never been exposed to light<p>Every day, within the belly of a towering concrete building at the University of California, Berkeley, researchers in the lab of neurobiologist Marla Feller strap on night vision goggles and get to work preparing …

Female Brain Reacts More Strongly To Prosocial Behavior Than Male Brain

<b>Behavioral Experiments show that women are more generous than men. Now, researchers at the UZH have been able to demonstrate that female and male</b> …

Google asks the dumbest questions

The new Pixel 2 ad asks whether the Earth is flat — a question the search engine flubbed not too long ago.<p>Google has a new ad for its latest …

Windows 10 Mobile Is No Longer A Focus For Microsoft

Corporate vice president of Microsoft’s operating systems group, Joe Belfiore, confirmed on Twitter that Windows 10 Mobile is no longer on the agenda …

Time To Talk: Supporting Others Through The Bad Days

Why have we got such an issue with talking to people about how we really feel? With statistics popping up like 1 in 4 of us experiencing mental …

Mental Health

What your irregular bleeding could mean

Here are some of the possibilitiess<p>Being a woman can be, to put it mildly, physically challenging at times.<p>Once a month, we're subjected to five days …

High intelligence: A risk factor for psychological and physiological overexcitabilities

Abstract<p>High intelligence is touted as being predictive of positive outcomes including educational success and income level. However, little is known …

These are the seven organs you can live without

<b>SPLEEN</b><p>This organ sits on the left side of the abdomen, towards the back under the ribs. It is most commonly removed as a result of injury. Because it …

Medicine

Why do smart people do foolish things?

Intelligence is not the same as critical thinking, and the difference matters<p>We all probably know someone who is intelligent, but does surprisingly stupid things. My family delights in pointing out times when I (a professor) make really dumb mistakes. What does it mean to be <i>smart</i> or <i>intelligent</i>? Our …

6 Health Problems That Only Seem Like Back Pain

When is an achy back a sign of something more serious? Here's how to sort it out.<p>Pretty much everyone over a certain age has back pain at some point. Who hasn’t felt a dull ache on occasion, or been frozen in their tracks by a sudden, sharp twinge? Although it's uncomfortable, it isn't usually …

Friend or foe? Study finds anxious people make more accurate shooting decisions

A new study has found evidence that anxious individuals are better at making quick distinctions between friends and foes — which could have serious …

Psychology

Communicating In A Foreign Language Takes Emotion Out Of Decision-Making

If you could save the lives of five people by pushing another bystander in front of a train to his death, would you do it? And should it make any …

11 Clever Life Hacks Anyone Who's Anxious Needs To Know

Everyone experiences some level of anxiety from time to time, but if you're someone who is always anxious AF, you're likely always on the hunt for …

Eating bananas regularly could prevent heart attacks and strokes, study finds

Eating bananas every day could help prevent heart attacks and strokes, new research reveals.<p>High in potassium, foods like bananas can stop fatal …

Human and nonhuman primate meninges harbor lymphatic vessels that can be visualized noninvasively by MRI

Here, we report the existence of meningeal lymphatic vessels in human and nonhuman primates (common marmoset monkeys) and the feasibility of …

10 Jobs That Attract More Psychopaths Than Any Other Professions

Your boss may seem out of his mind when he asks for new coversheets on all the TPS reports five minutes before EOD on a Friday, but what are the odds …

Over Half Of New Cancer Drugs ‘Show No Benefits’ For Survival Or Wellbeing

Of 48 cancer drugs approved between 2009-2013, 57% of uses showed no benefits and some benefits were ‘clinically meaningless’, says BMJ study<p>Most …

3 Most Unsafe Places For Your Baby To Sleep – Be Careful

There is nothing more important than the safety of your baby. Your baby is not able to take care of himself and is absolutely dependent on you. A …

Childhood bullying anxiety declines over time, study says

<b>Anxiety and depression caused by childhood bullying decreases over time, showing that children are able to recover, a study suggests.</b><p>The University College London study of 11,000 twins found anxiety problems were still present two years on, but had disappeared after five years.<p>It said minimising …

Forget Facts: 3 Ways to Actually Change Someone's Mind

You can have all the evidence in the world, but you still won't change minds unless you do these things.<p>Here's a truth that should be blindingly obvious in 2017: facts don't win arguments.<p>With the two sides of our most polarizing political debates shouting past each other and absolutely nothing …

Cute

23 Honest Confessions From People Who Self-Harm

"For me, it was all about control. Over my life, my body, my emotions."<p>To help others better understand self-harm, we asked the BuzzFeed Community what they wished they could tell people and what misconceptions they wanted to clear up.<p><b>By the way</b>: Just because self-harm isn't uncommon doesn't mean …

11 Buddhist Habits That Will Change Your Life Forever

It can be hard to find meaning and purpose sometimes. We spend so much time working and being busy that we forget to stop and look inside ourselves …

Scientists Have Finally Discovered Proof That Our Brains Have a Waste Drainage System

Fluid goes in, fluid has to come out.<p>Running through your body is a network of channels and junctions called the lymphatic system, which siphons off …