We all know that sex can be a lot of fun. Some sex has even been proven to have health benefits (did you know that oral sex is good for you, for instance?). But there's a darker side to it too. Sexually-transmitted infections and diseases we all know about....
Doctor Otto Heinrich Warburg was a German physiologist and medical doctor who is famed for being the man who discovered the cause of cancer. The son of world-famous physicist Emil Warburg, he served as an officer in the specialized and elite German cavalry unit The Uhlan during the First...
Houston, Texas. 34 year-old Betsy Ayala isn't happy. Her marriage is failing and her weight is at the highest it's every been. The things are linked intrinsically. She eats when she's unhappy. She's unhappy because her husband mocks her weight. Betsy tips the scales at 262lbs and her husband...
Tongues. We all have them. And while most of us just use them for talking and tasting (and a little kissing...), they're capable of so much more. We should stop taking them for granted quite so much. Tongues are actually great indicators of poor health. Really! Take a quick look...
A brave little girl fighting brain cancer recently got a call from Frozen's Princess Anna of Arendelle! Six year old Avery Huffman suffers from Diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG), an inoperable brain tumor that fewer than 10% of children survive. After hearing about Avery's story, Kristen Bell - who...
Dean Wharmby, a bodybuilder from Rochdale, England, has died following years of steroid abuse and gorging on 10,000 calories a day. Wharmby was believed to be obsessed with gaining weight and keeping fit, and so took to eating burgers, pizzas and bacon sandwiches and downing up to eight cans...
Meet Stephanie Turner. The twenty two year old suffers from a rare skin condition called Harlequin Ichthyosis, which causes her skin to grow at a rate ten times faster and thicker than the skin of people without the illness. This leads to her skin cracking and blistering, and also...
A mother has started a campaign warning of the dangers of mesh lined swimming shorts after they gave her son a horrific injury whilst the pair were holidaying in Lanzarote. Laura Collins, from Derbyshire, England, was undressing her five year old son, Jack, when she discovered that his penis had become...
British woman Donna Docherty used to weigh 215lbs. She was technically obese and wanted to make a change. So she dedicated herself to losing weight and managed to park a hugely impressive 100lbs+ as she slimmed down to 112lbs. Dropping a whole bunch of dress sizes in the process. How?...
Meet Rick Rosner. He's a sometime TV personality and constant smart alec. But that's no insult, Rick revels in his reputation as clever. In fact, he's proud to say that he's technically the second smartest guy on the planet. The 54 year-old boasts an incredibly high IQ score of 192...
Gyms. You either love them or hate them. Some people can't stand them, some have never even stepped foot inside one. Other people? They can't get enough exercise and virtually live down the gym. Dwayne Johnson is one of those latter sorts. As you can probably tell from his...
A 107 year-old man has revealed his secret to a long and healthy life... And it involves absolutely no traditional health or fitness tips. Oh no. Fans of kicking back on the sofa and sipping a hearty red or fruity white rejoice - the answer is WINE! Spanish gentleman Antonio Docampo...
An Indian holy man has claimed that he has not eaten or drunk anything in 75 years, and has the medical evidence to prove it! Prahlad Jani, 83, who lives in a cave near Amba Ji Temple, claims to have gone without food or water since the age of...
China. A tiny little three month year-old baby has been left blind in one eye after a family friend took a picture of him with a smartphone camera. The flash was so bright and so close to the child's eye that irrepairble damage was done and the infant's vision...
This is Jesse Shand. Back in 2013, at the age of just 26, Jesse weighed a whopping 50 stone (700lb). He was housebound and unable to wash. He spent his days playing computer games and eating. He had reached rock bottom. One day he decided to sign up to a...