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These Are The Positions You Should Be Sleeping In For Each Of These Health Problems

These Are The Positions You Should Be Sleeping In For Each Of These Health Problems

Everyone has different sleeping habits, some people can only fall asleep in a specific position and others enter dreamland as soon as their head hits the pillow. However, there are some sleeping positions that can be more beneficial than others. Sleeping positions can have an impact on a number of different aspects of health. Things like blood pressure, sinus infections, and more can all be affect... »

10 Hidden Causes of Acne and Ways to Get Rid of It

10 Hidden Causes of Acne and Ways to Get Rid of It

Pimples are always an unpleasant surprise. However, they’re often caused by external factors and can be easily treated. Bright Side has found the most efficient ways to get rid of acne for good. Back and shoulders Back acne could be caused by backpack straps or tightly fitting synthetic clothes. If you have small red pimples, then it’s probably a reaction to cleaning agents or household chemicals.... »

New model could speed up colon cancer research

New model could speed up colon cancer research

Using the gene-editing system known as CRISPR, MIT researchers have shown in mice that they can generate colon tumors that very closely resemble human tumors. This advance should help scientists learn more about how the disease progresses and allow them to test new therapies. Once formed, many of these experimental tumors spread to the liver, just like human colon cancers often do. These metastase... »

These Pictures Show Just How Horrible Medical Treatments Of The Past Were

These Pictures Show Just How Horrible Medical Treatments Of The Past Were

Back in the day all you needed was some herbal tea and some chicken noodle soup to get over an illness. Nowadays we have pills that can help you get over a cold in about 24 hours. But ingesting hot beverages and soups weren’t the only methods used in the past. Check out these horrifying medical treatments that will leave you shocked. If your teeth are super crooked then your dentist might require ... »

Whats the best way to learn human anatomy? When its painted on your own body..

Whats the best way to learn human anatomy? When its painted on your own body..

This is the work of American artist Danny Kvirkelia, who managed to find an interesting way to combine art and science. »

Four New Types Of Human Blood Cell Discovered

Four New Types Of Human Blood Cell Discovered

The human body is probably the most studied biological system ever. You’d think that by now we’d know all there is to know about our lungs, skin, and kidneys. But time and again, scientists keep uncovering yet another facet of our own make-up. Now, researchers have discovered four new types of blood cells that we didn’t know existed. Previously, types of blood cells have been identified based on t... »

Toilet Funded By The Bill Gates Foundation Could Save Hundreds Of Thousands Of Lives

Toilet Funded By The Bill Gates Foundation Could Save Hundreds Of Thousands Of Lives

As crazy as it sounds, a toilet could help change the world for the better. Poor sanitation is a serious killer across the developing world, causing 1.7 million deaths each year, around a third of which are children under the age of five. Much of this is because over 2.4 billion people don’t have access to a proper toilet. That’s quite a maddening thought, considering there are around the same num... »

Disturbing: Researchers Finally Confirm That Cancer Is A Purely Man-Made Disease

Disturbing: Researchers Finally Confirm That Cancer Is A Purely Man-Made Disease

What if I told you that cancer is a man-made disease? According to a recent study that could be a good possibility. Researchers from the University of Manchester in the United Kingdom, have come to a conclusion that cancer is a purely modern, man-made disease. In the UK alone, Cancer claims over 150,000 lives each year. Statistics have also shown that somewhere around one in three people in the Un... »

An artificial womb successfully grew baby sheep — and humans could be next

VIDEO: An artificial womb successfully grew baby sheep — and humans could be next

Inside what look like oversized ziplock bags strewn with tubes of blood and fluid, eight fetal lambs continued to develop — much like they would have inside their mothers. Over four weeks, their lungs and brains grew, they sprouted wool, opened their eyes, wriggled around, and learned to swallow, according to a new study that takes the first step toward an artificial womb. One day, this device cou... »

NY Is Worst State For Doctors

NY Is Worst State For Doctors

New doctors straight out of college might want to think twice before opening a practice in New York. According to a recent study by the financial website WalletHub, New York came in last among all 50 states and the District of Columbia based on several key factors including starting salaries, the cost of malpractice liability insurance, the number of hospitals per capita, and finally, the overall ... »

2017 Match results: Pediatrics continues to be strong choice

2017 Match results: Pediatrics continues to be strong choice

Results of the largest Match on record show that pediatrics continued its tradition of being a strong choice for the thousands of medical school students and graduates who found out on March 17 where they will train for the next three to seven years. Pediatrics filled 98% of all positions offered, with categorical pediatrics’ fill rate at 98.4%. U.S. senior allopathic medical students filled 66.8%... »

SALARIES FOR DOCTORS IN GERMANY: WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT TO EARN?

SALARIES FOR DOCTORS IN GERMANY: WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT TO EARN?

Good news – the medical profession has the highest starting salaries in Germany and doctors are well paid throughout their careers. Of course, exactly how much you earn depends on your professional experience and the medical area you work in. STARTING A CAREER WITH A VERY GOOD SALARY You will usually start your working life as a doctor in a clinic. There are different career levels, with rising sa... »

Execution Science: What's the Best Way to Kill a Person?

Execution Science: What’s the Best Way to Kill a Person?

The execution of convicted murderer Albert Greenwood Brown was called off Wednesday, in part because of continuing legal wrangling over the constitutionality of lethal injection in California. However, Brown ultimately won’t face the death penalty this week (or even this year) because of another, more practical factor: All of California’s supply of a drug used in lethal injections expi... »

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