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This is What Happens to Your Body and Mind When You Nap Three Times a Week for 20 Mins

This is What Happens to Your Body and Mind When You Nap Three Times a Week for 20 Mins

The stigma against napping is finally starting to wane — and for good reason. Taking a timeout to sleep during the day does much more than just give us a quick energy boost. It also confers some serious cognitive and health advantages as well. Here’s what the latest science tells us. Unlike 85% of all mammalian species, humans sleep just once ... Read More »

Morgan Freeman Turns His 124-Acre Ranch Into a Bee Sanctuary to Save the Planet

Morgan Freeman Turns His 124-Acre Ranch Into a Bee Sanctuary to Save the Planet

In the last several decades, farmers and scientists have observed a dramatic decrease in the world bee population. In the US, the number of working bee colonies per hectare has declined by 90% since 1962. We are losing bees because of climate changes, pesticides, and an overall reduction in their natural habitats. There are some people who can’t just stand by and keep silent and they are fighting for bees and trying to revive them ... Read More »

99-Year-Old Grandma Calls Police to Get Arrested to Check-Off Her Bucket-List Wish

99-Year-Old Grandma Calls Police to Get Arrested to Check-Off Her Bucket-List Wish

In 2017, a 99-year-old grandmom from the Netherlands got her wish come true to get arrested once in her lifetime when these thoughtful police officers came in to help—handcuffing and locking her up in a cell! With a look of pure joy, 99-year-old Annie allowed an officer to put handcuffs on her and lead her away into her very own jail cell at the ... Read More »

Mother Gives Birth to Twins One Month After Previous Birth

Mother Gives Birth to Twins One Month After Previous Birth

A woman gave birth to twins just one month after she had given birth to another baby boy. The Bangladeshi woman had no idea she was carrying twins in a second uterus until doctors performed a scan when she was rushed to the hospital on March 22 suffering stomach pains. Arifa Sultana Iti, 20, had given birth to a  premature ... Read More »

Man’s Tongue Is “Eaten Away” After Drinking 6 Energy Drinks Per Day

Man’s Tongue Is “Eaten Away” After Drinking 6 Energy Drinks Per Day

Dan Royals is a teacher and energy drink addict, who recently shared pictures on social media which showed the damage that the drinks have done to his mouth. In the photos that Royals shared, his tongue looks like it has been eaten away, with large chunks missing out of it, and large spaces filled with blisters. In a caption, Royals said, ... Read More »

Over a Million Children Under the Age of Six Are Taking Psychiatric Drugs in America

Over a Million Children Under the Age of Six Are Taking Psychiatric Drugs in America

Psychiatric drug use is on the rise in the U.S., with one out of every six Americans now taking some type of medication in this category. This is highly concerning given the scary side effects and poor effectiveness of many of these drugs, but there is one particularly disturbing aspect of this trend that seems to get glossed over, and that is ... Read More »

Nine Nurses in the Same Labor Unit Are All Due at the Same Time

Nine Nurses in the Same Labor Unit Are All Due at the Same Time

A baby boom is coming to the labor and delivery unit of a Maine hospital, where nine of its nurses will give birth to their babies around the same time. The labor and delivery nurses at Maine Medical Center in Portland are all due between April and July. “After each one of us started to say, ‘We’re pregnant,’ I think ... Read More »

Mum Who Took Illegal Cannabis Oil to Battle Terminal Cancer Given the All-Clear

Mum Who Took Illegal Cannabis Oil to Battle Terminal Cancer Given the All-Clear

Finding out that you are medically ill can be devastating, especially if the diagnosis is fatal. That’s what happened for 52-year-old Joy Smith. Two years ago, on August of 2016, her doctors diagnosed her with an incurable stomach and bowel cancer and told Joy that she would have around six weeks left to live – with chemotherapy only delaying the ... Read More »

You’ll Never Guess What They Found On McDonald’s Touchscreens

You’ll Never Guess What They Found On McDonald’s Touchscreens

The Metro published findings today from an investigation they did on random samplings of U.K. McDonald’s touch screens. The article was aptly titled “Poo Found on Every McDonald’s Touchscreen Tested.” According to the paper, they swabbed the new self-order machines in six different England locations—six in London and two in Birmingham. The breadth of different and concerning bacteria on each one worried Senior ... Read More »

Record-Setting 5,000 People Stand in the Rain for Hours to See if They Are a Stem Cell Match for 5-Year-Old Battling Cancer

Record-Setting 5,000 People Stand in the Rain for Hours to See if They Are a Stem Cell Match for 5-Year-Old Battling Cancer

Over 5,000 people left event organizers breathless when they lined up this weekend to see if they were eligible to be stem cell donors for a five-year-old cancer patient. Five-year-old Oscar Saxelby-Lee was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in December. It is an aggressive type of leukemia that causes the bone marrow to release immature white blood cells. ... Read More »