For a scientific study, an obese man went without food for 382 days and lost 275 pounds of body fat with no ill effect.
Picking your nose and eating it may be beneficial to your immune system.
Tobacco is fertilized with radioactive apatite, the radiation received from smoking a pack a day per year compares to receiving 2,000 modern chest x-rays a year.
The United States spends a higher percentage of government revenue on health care than several countries with socialized, single-payer systems.
There exists a Broken Heart Syndrome that could potentially kill you.
In 1997, 685 kids in Japan were rushed to hospitals after an intense Pokemon episode caused dizziness, vomiting and seizures.
Using a basic food-reward system, normal household dogs were trained to detect both lung and breast cancer with 90-100% success rate when checked by biopsy-confirmation, only by smelling patients breath. This also after only a few weeks of training.
There exists a case of conjoined twin girls, connected at the thalamus, who can hear each other’s thoughts and see through each other’s eyes.
Some viruses are so large, other viruses infect them.
Nazi Germany led the first public anti-smoking campaign.