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Top hair loss myths

We are trying to live more and more informed life and every myth or misbelief ruins all efforts. Hair loss is a significant problem from ages. We have found pieces of evidence that ancient people have had the same problem. However, the only advantage we might extract from this information…

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Untreatable gonorrhea spreading from Japan

Until recently, gonorrhoea was an easily treatable sexually transmitted disease. Standard treatment involved several doses of antibiotics. However, recently scientists have been documenting the spread of “untreatable” gonorrhoea, which has grown resistant to most standard treatments. In 2008, an antibiotic-resistant strain of gonorrhoea was discovered in Japan. It was classified…

High Blood Pressure May Cause Social Awkwardness

In an interesting study, scientists have discovered that having high blood pressure may actually change the way you perceive emotions. The study was published in the Journal of Psychosomatic Medicine and displayed a surprising propensity of test subjects with high blood pressure to have difficulty recognizing different emotions. The test subjects not…