Category Archives: Health

Gas from farts can help battle disease

The thought may make your stomach churn, but scientists claim that the gas which makes farts smell of rotten eggs could be used to help tackle conditions like diabetes and Alzheimer’s. The gas behind the putrid stench is known as hydrogen sulphide, and is … Continue reading

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8 paper clips removed from man’s stomach

  Doctors successfully removed eight straightened paperclips from the stomach of a man who admitted swallowing the clips during a heated argument with his wife. The straightened paperclips were lodged in the 26-year-old man’s stomach and other organs and could … Continue reading

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17 y.o. girl survives after falling from roof, impaling herself on three iron rods

  This is the astonishing photograph of a girl who survived being impaled on three steel bars after she fell from a construction site. The girl, 17, was on the roof when she slipped and fell onto a steel reinforcing … Continue reading

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Nigerian man sent to mental asylum because he doesn’t believe in God

A Nigerian man has been sent to a mental institute in Kano state after he declared that he did not believe in God, according to a humanist charity. Mubarak Bala was being held against his will at the hospital after … Continue reading

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French 12 y.o. boy fakes kidnapping to avoid dentist appointment

When police found a 12-year-old boy in a French alpine village in May, he insisted he’d been kidnapped—only, he hadn’t. For someone who wasn’t actually kidnapped, the boy described his abductor with imaginative detail: a 1.70 m. muscular European man … Continue reading

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