Drinking sodas can do everything from rot your teeth, cause Type II diabetes, heart disease, stroke, dementia, and add inches to your waistline. Still, 104-year-old Theresa goes on sipping her diet soda. At her age, what does she have to lose? Drinking sodas can do everything from rot your teeth, cause Type II diabetes, heart disease, […]
More people are living to and past the age of 100. What are their secrets for such longevity? Red wine? Lean meats? Dark chocolate? Diet Coke? 104-year-old Theresa Rowley swears that drinking a can of diet soda a day has contributed to her long life: “I drink it because I like it,” she explained. The […]
A third age Scotsman was waiting for his son to return from his first date. Finally, he arrived after midnight. “Were you worried, father?” “Yes, I was really worried… I want to know how much did that date cost you…” “It cost me only four euros!” “Hmm, it’s not that much.” “I know father… But […]
For many years now, researchers have been trying to prove that video games are bad. Much of the attention has focused on the violent content of some of the games, and many dozens of studies have been done in attempts to prove that playing violent video games causes real-world violence. This past year, the US […]
Are you sure you can see everything that surrounds you? Sometimes, if you’re not very attentive, you can miss wondrous things hidden by nature itself. We at Bright Side compiled photographs where animals are hiding better than guerrillas. Can you find them all?
Simply put, your body can’t turn fat into muscle. And the reverse is also true: Your body can’t turn muscle into fat, either. The reason? Fat and muscle are two different types of tissue, and one cannot be converted directly into the other, said Brad Schoenfeld, an assistant professor of exercise science at the City University of […]
A mother and her two daughters, the stand-in preacher and his wife, and the regular pastor’s daughter, 14, are named as the first of the Texas church shooter’s 26 victims. The first victim to be identified was Annabelle Pomeroy, (right) whose father – First Baptist Church Pastor Frank Pomeroy – had been out of town […]