Tuesday, 4 June 2019

Why Do We Sleep Under Blankets, Even on the Hottest Nights?

quote [ There's great comfort in being covered. ]

Is it getting hot or what?
[SFW] [health] [+3 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@7:18pmGMT] [8 comments]

Sunday, 26 May 2019

"Gaming Disorder" Now A Recognized Illness According To World Health Organization

quote [ The World Health Organization has decided to add gaming disorder to its list of recognized illnesses. The 194 members of the group made the decision today at the 72nd World Health Assembly. ]

We all play video games
[SFW] [health] [+4 Good]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:04amGMT] [14 comments]

Wednesday, 22 May 2019

Is Conference Room Air Making You Dumber?

quote [ That some people have difficulty thinking while breathing moderate levels of carbon dioxide suggests it may be worth taking a closer look at levels in offices and schools. ]

A little break never hurt anyone. Full in extended.

[SFW] [health] [+2]
[by Paracetamol@4:22amGMT] [8 comments]

Saturday, 18 May 2019

A placebo can work even when you know it's a placebo - Harvard Health Blog

quote [ A placebo can relieve symptoms even when the person taking it is aware it's a fake medication. ]

Where are the post streaks?
[SFW] [health] [+1 Informative]
[by Paracetamol@4:50pmGMT] [11 comments]

Thursday, 2 May 2019

Nearly 300 Quarantined On Reported Church of Scientology Cruise Ship For Fear Of Measles Outbreak

quote [ Nearly 300 passengers and crew members aboard the Freewinds cruise ship?which, according to Coast Guard officials, shares the name of a cruise ship operated by the Church of Scientology?were ordered quarantined in the port of the Caribbean island St. Lucia over an apparent measles case, according to NBC News. ]

Measles make you bumpy
[SFW] [health] [+2 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@8:44amGMT] [7 comments]

Friday, 26 April 2019

The Portly Victorian Undertaker Who Launched the World?s First Low-Carb Craze

quote [ William Banting tried every 19th century weight-loss fad, from caustic laxatives to vapor shampoos. Polite society was shocked when he unveiled the method that finally worked. ]

He's on a low-carb diet and he's lookin' great
[SFW] [health] [+1 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@7:51amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 10 April 2019

The Surprising Health Benefits of Swallowing Semen

quote [ If you can stomach it, add some cum into your diet. ]

There are surprisingly few semen-related articles here, let's pump up those numbers!
Video in extended

[NSFW] [health] [+2]
[by slaytanik@7:41pmGMT] [31 comments]

Doctors find four bees in woman's eye, feeding on her tears

quote [ What was originally thought to be an eye infection turned out to be something far worse. ]

Bee you are in eye in gee em ee
[SFW] [health] [+6 WTF]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [20 comments]

Thursday, 28 March 2019

The Real Problem With Trigger Warnings

quote [ Alerts about classroom reading have been accused of weakening America?s college students. But they might not do anything at all. ]

Trigger warning: you still have to jack off a horse.

[SFW] [health] [+1 Underrated]
[by hellboy@1:06pmGMT] [7 comments]

Monday, 18 March 2019

?Smiling Depression?: It?s Possible to Be Depressed While Appearing Happy ? Here?s Why That?s Dangerous

quote [ While smiling depression is not a technical term that psychologists use, it is certainly possible to be depressed and manage to successfully mask the symptoms. The closest technical term for this condition is ?atypical depression?. In fact, a significant proportion of people who experience a low mood and a loss of pleasure in activities manage to hide their condition in this way. And these people might be particularly vulnerable to suicide. ]

Oh hey, looky here. Someone wrote about me circa 2005-Present.

[SFW] [health] [+7 Underrated]
[by JWWargo@5:23amGMT] [9 comments]

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