What 'Shaking A Leg' Really Means

We all may have a friend or a family member who has a habit of shaking one’s leg during a conversation. I did a bit of research myself and it turns out…

Cognitive Dissonance

Cognitive dissonance is a mental conflict that occurs when the beliefs or assumptions a person had gets contradicted by new information. All of us have…

Ingrown Hair

If you have curly hair, you must have probably had experience with ingrown hair on your legs which means that your hair re-grows back into your skin and…

Serum For the Inmates

Many nations have already removed themselves from the concept of capital punishment- death penalty for   a convict. Over the years several Nations adopted…

Dream Crying

Have you ever awoken from a dream and had to take a few minutes to reassure yourself that it was in fact just a dream, I have and that too several times.…

Favoritism Syndrome

Favoritism often called partiality in the bible really means; the favoring of one person or group over others with equal claims; biased or prejudiced…

Why We Shouldn’t Share Earphones

One might think it is very natural thing to split headphones in transit with your best friend or borrow them off a colleague at work but the truth remains…

Ear Safety Guidelines

Before I start let me clear off a common misconception people have and that is earwax isn't something bad, in fact it helps your ears by trapping…

Excessive Thirst

Feeling thirsty after a long walk, exercise or after having spicy food is normal but what if this thirst continues even after drinking water. This indicates…

Side Effects of Drinking Milk

For a long time it was believed that animal milk was an excellent source of calcium but recent studies reveal that calcium from animal milk is not absorbed…

Side Effects of Tea

For many of us, the judgment of whether a day starts off good or bad depends on your morning cup of tea. It rejuvenates your senses and keeps you in your…

Less Known Adverse Effect of Red Meat

Red Meat or meat in general is one of the most popular food for its delicious taste. It also provides the body a variety of nutrients such as: •          Protein…

Sun Stroke

Sun Stroke or Heat stroke is a form of hyperthermia or heat-related illness that occurs when the  body temperature increases abnormally leading to physical…

Adrenaline Rush

Adrenaline, or epinephrine, is a stress hormone which plays a major role in preparing the body for a fight-or-flight reaction in threatening situations.…

Lip Biting

Biting your lip from time to time isn’t a problem. However, in some cases, people are unable to control the habit, and it becomes what’s known as a body-focused…