Top 10 most stupid health myths
1 Bubble Gum
Myth: Swallowed chewing gum has been digested for seven years.
Truth: Despite the fact that chewing gum sticks to almost everything, your stomach is one of the few exceptions! Experts recognize that your body can not digest the gum, but it will quietly pass through the digestive system in a completely normal period of time (about 24 hours for the average person). But, what is most interesting, it, as if to say, will come out in the same form as it got into your body – in the form of a sticky lump! Continue reading
Dangerous Misconceptions about First Aid
It doesn’t matter where and when they came from, but almost everyone has some knowledge about first aid. Alas, in most cases, this set of knowledge is a mixture of stereotypes and rumors, the application in practice of which is not only useless, but also dangerous.
1. Himself perish, and comrade help out Continue reading