10 Most Common Human Brain Myths

Brain is the most amazing organ in the human body. It manages our central nervous system; it helps us walk, talk, breathe, and think. Our brain is incredibly complex, and the number of its...

Your Brain Is not Divided into Two Hemispheres

American scientists have shown that the division of the human brain into hemispheres responsible for the logical and the emotional aspect is erroneous. According to the widespread idea about brain functioning, the left hemisphere is...

10 Everyday Things That Can Surprisingly Make One High

There are items that are not dangerous, unless they are used for other purposes. Some may get into trouble because of ignorance, while others deliberately seek adventures. However, such experiments can have negative impact...

10 Diseases Cannabis Treats

The word "marijuana" or "cannabis" evokes only one association in the brain, related to drug abuse and smoking. It's a drug and therefore an anti-social product, not worthy of talking about. But above all,...

Anger Outbursts May Lead to Stroke

The staff at New York University School of Medicine analyzed a number of scientific works whose authors tried to find out how anger outbursts in difficult situations are reflected in the work of the...

Patients Reveal Their Feelings about General Anesthesia

British doctors described incidents of patients’ unexpected awakening during an operation in their new report. According to the authors, they covered all of these cases that occurred in UK hospitals during 2012-2013. Despite the properly...

10 Most Unbelievable Medical Facts Ever

Sometimes human imagination and creativity can be outshined since the most shocking events can take place in real life as well. It may be hard to believe, but these cases are medical facts. The highest...

Medics Able to Communicate with Coma Patients

A group of Canadian researchers were able to talk to a coma patient. It was found that a person in a vegetative state is well aware of what is happening to him/her and can...

Smoking E-Cigarettes & Popcorn Lung Linked

Despite the fact that e-smoking is considered virtually harmless, scientists do not hurry to draw such optimistic conclusions. On the contrary, they say that the inhalation of vapor leads to a dangerous lung damage,...

E-prescribing Systems Surge in Popularity

A recent study estimates that the electronic prescribing systems market will grow to $794 million by 2017. As governments move towards the use of electronic health records for their citizens, e-prescribing systems becoming a...