Popping

He tried to hold in a sneeze and ended up in the hospital on a feeding tube

Sneezing is an astoundingly powerful human action, blasting mucus and air from the nose and mouth at up to 100 miles per hour, according to the Cleveland Clinic. That power exists whether a sneeze is held in or not.<p>“Occasionally, people will cause some damage to their eardrums or their sinuses if …

Medicine

4 Supplements You Should Take For Thinning Hair, According To Dermatologists

Hair shedding can happen throughout our lives for a variety of reasons that include everything from hormonal fluctuations and stress to illness and …

Vitamins

The New Moon In Capricorn Means It’s Time To Get Real With Yourself

The night is dark and full of possibilities<p>It’s time for the new moon in Capricorn, and if you change one thing about your behavior under this lunar influence, it should be your reluctance to change. For those of you who consumed media in the dawn of MTV’s <i>The Real World</i>, the phrase “when people …

Astrology

35 signs you’ve spent too long in Thailand

At first, you’re bemused by how much can be piled onto the back of a motorbike. You’re confused when your driver tells you the Grand Palace is …

Celine Dion

Some creep made an overtly sexist edit of The Last Jedi, and even they think it's awful

<i>[The following contains spoilers for both</i> Star Wars: The Last Jedi <i>and a horrid, misogynistic fan edit of</i> Star Wars: The Last Jedi<i>.]</i><p>Though some people …

Star Wars

James Franco Time's Up on Sunset Blvd. ... What a Disaster

<b>James Franco</b>'s art and life are getting uncomfortably close ... 'cause the Time's Up movement is breathing down his neck on Sunset Blvd.<p>A new …

James Franco

Coco Austin Shows Off Bare Booty & Insists She — Not Kim Kardashian — Made Big Butts Appreciated

Ice-T’s wife Coco Austin says hold off on giving Kim Kardashian credit for the big booty craze. We’ve got her message where she insists that she was …

Kim Kardashian

Young kid steals show at Warriors-Cavs game with slick dance moves

There are few things that can entertain a NBA crowd like a kid that can really dance. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports<p>The Cavs and Warriors squared …

Basketball

'Wheels Up, Guns Down' ride through Miami

Dozens of riders hit the streets of Miami for a yearly ‘Wheels Up, Guns Down’ event. Florida Highway Patrol Troopers confronted the participants, who had been seen popping wheelies and weaving in and out of traffic.<p>Following the confrontation, some of the riders turned and drove the wrong way down …

Guns

Photos Of Kim Kardashian's Third Baby Don't Exist Yet, But It's Only A Matter Of Time

The wait is officially over asKim Kardashian's third babywith husband Kanye West has reportedly finally arrived. The couple welcomed the tiny tot via …

Kim Kardashian

Report: Prominent Cavs players questioning if they have what it takes to win NBA title - CBSSports.com

The lack of urgency from the front office has some players doubting their chances of reaching the Finals<p>The Cavaliers are in another January rut -- a …

NBA

DigitalOcean gives you more RAM and storage for the same price

Cloud hosting company DigitalOcean is launching some new price offerings today. In particular, the company is also upgrading its basic $5 droplet instances with better specs for the first time in years.<p>Five years ago, DigitalOcean offered something quite revolutionary. You could pay $5 per month …

Startups

This Surgeon Retired at 47 to Become a Painter. Here's How She Did It

'Whatever you want to do, there’s some way to make it work.'<p>Susan Emmerson still remembers the day she turned in her beeper and walked away from her …

Retirement Planning

Forget the Jane Fonda tape. Technology is changing home workouts for the better.

It used to be that working out at home meant donning leg warmers and popping a Jane Fonda or Richard Simmons tape into the VCR. These days, though, technology has made the at-home exercise options seem endless.<p>There are big-box gyms that bring personal trainers to you through apps. For instance, …

Lifestyle

Why You Love Watching Gross Pimple Popping Videos

So gross, yet so pleasing to watch.<p>By Inverse Videoon January 15, 2018<p>Filed Under Psychology & Video<p>The revolution will not be televised. It'll be …

Celebrity Chefs

Paris Hilton’s Wedding Is Definitely Going To Be Mind-Blowing & We Can’t Wait To See The Photos

Do you guys think when Paris Hilton saw her engagement ring for the first time, she said, "That's hot?" I think about this a lot. One thing we do …

Dating

Snap, crackle and pop: when sneezing leads to crackling in the neck

• Wanding Yang,<br>• Raguwinder S Sahota,<br>• Sudip Das<p>ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, University Hospitals of Leicester NHS Trust, Leicester, UK<p>Correspondence to …

Medicine

This Guy Tried to Muffle a Sneeze—and Blew a Hole Through His Throat

Consider this your excuse to let that sneeze rip<p>You feel a sneeze coming on, but you don’t want to spray snot all over the lucky commuters seated next to you on the subway.<p>So, what to do? Try to muffle it, perhaps? Maybe not the best idea, as evidenced by a case report in <i>BMJ Case Reports.</i><p>We’ve …

Harvard Medical School

Rise and Shine, Here's Big Narstie Doing the Morning Weather

"Man better know that it's cold outside."<p>Big Narstie was born to be on TV. Entertainment rushes through his veins; cut him and he bleeds comedy. Recently, he's been popping up all over the place—with his mates Ed Sheeran and Example on Celebrity Gogglebox, and as a panelist on 2017's <i>Big Fat Quiz of</i> …

Piers Morgan

Patient's stifled sneeze leads to ruptured throat, hospital

LONDON (AP) — Doctors in England say stifling a big sneeze can be hazardous for your health in rare cases, based on the very unusual experience of a man who ruptured the back of his throat when he tried to stop a sneeze.<p>In a case study published Monday in the journal BMJ Case Reports, doctors in …

Medicine

Firsts: 9 awesome things you never knew happened at the first Comic-Con

People actually showed up because it went beyond comics<p>The founders realized that outside their circle, they knew about five people (if even) around …

Ray Bradbury

Enhance Your Diet With Vitamin And Nutrients That Keep Everything From Your Brain To Your Immune System

Sure, you watch what you eat (most of the time). But even generally healthy eaters can miss out on critical vitamins and minerals that the body needs …

Healthy Eating

What CES tells us about VR and AR in 2018

Generally speaking, CES is a decent lens to view trends for the year.<p>As fast as the tech industry seems to move, smartphones in particular, there are …

Android News

Stars We Lost in 2018

The Cranberries frontwoman died suddenly at the age of 46 on Jan. 15. The Irish singer-songwriter released five albums with the band after joining as …

Entertainment

Nature

NEWS FEATURE<p>The dark side of light: how artificial lighting is harming the natural world<p>The world is lit at night like never before, and ecologists …

PubMed

Samsung Galaxy S8 Android 8.0 Oreo Update Release Date Close, Report Claims

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ owners could soon get their hands on the Android 8.0 Oreo update. The South Korea giant has just announced to testers of …

Samsung

Game of Thrones season 8 possible spoilers: Don’t forget about this character

Episode 66 (season 7, episode 6), debut 8/20/17. photo: courtesy of HBO<p>Game of Thrones season 8 may see a particular character make a comeback, and …

Game of Thrones

15 Foods You Should Eat to Stay Healthy All Winter

Eating a variety of nutrients will keep you going when the cold weather hits.<p>Sniffling. Sneezing. Hand sanitizer. It’s that time of year again. Your risk of dealing with an unpleasant sickness once the days get shorter and the air gets colder.<p>The good news is, loading up certain nutrients can help …

Healthy Eating

Dear photographers, educate yourself before you start charging

(Warning…long post ahead.) I have a question. Actually, I have a lot of questions. These are questions that have been simmering on a low heat in the …

Memes

The Papier Machine collection of DIY electronic paper toys reinvents the activity book

After three years of research and some serious accolades, the trio of designers behind _ Papier Machine_ are launching their product to the world. …