The Problem with Bee Venom Therapy

[♪ INTRO] Everyone knows that bee stings don’t feel the best. And for the 1-7% of us with allergies to insect venom, they can be deadly. But a growing number of people are choosing to inject themselves with the toxic stuff, or even receive intentional stings, in the hopes of finding relief from conditions likeRead More The Problem with Bee Venom Therapy

What if we Stopped Showering for a Year? | #aumsum

It’s AumSum Time. What if we Stopped Showering for a Year? How do you know the secret of my Beautiful looks? Oh AumSum. Firstly, due to accumulation of bacteria & dead skin cells. We will start giving off extreme body odor. Eventually, our outer skin layer will become so thick. That we will develop aRead More What if we Stopped Showering for a Year? | #aumsum

Why is there no cure for hair loss? | BBC Ideas

Every year, people spend about $8.5 billion on treatments for hair loss. It’s an incredible figure, and it speaks to how deeply people are affected by it, and how badly they would like for there to be a cure. But the thing is, there’s no treatment that actually regrows large amounts of hair. A newRead More Why is there no cure for hair loss? | BBC Ideas

Why do we get dandruff? | #aumsum

Topic: Dandruff Why do we get dandruff? Tearing of pages. No Dandruff is a condition in which our scalp sheds skin cells in the form of white flakes. A yeast called Malassezia globosa, is one of the mostly accepted reasons for causing dandruff. Wow. What a classy name it has. Indeed. Malassezia globosa is naturallyRead More Why do we get dandruff? | #aumsum

What the nose knows: smell helps explain why marine animals eat plastic

Hope everyone had a nice and filling breakfast like I did this morning and that you’re feeling satisfied. But today I wanna describe to you an alternate scenario. One where you had breakfast but you’re still hungry, so you go back and you have another breakfast. But you’re still hungry, and you do this againRead More What the nose knows: smell helps explain why marine animals eat plastic

What Actually Causes Dandruff?

Hey! This episode was sponsored by Head & Shoulders. A hundred and twenty-five million years ago in what is now China, dinosaurs walked the earth. and a few species of small feathered dinosaurs climbed trees This is Sinornithosaurus Although they couldn’t truly fly, they could glide, which helped them evade predators and catch prey WhatRead More What Actually Causes Dandruff?

How Does Adderall™ Work?

It can make you happy, suppress your appetite, reduce fatigue, increase your attention span, and it’s used to treat narcolepsy, depression and ADHD. What magical substance does all of this? Adderall. [Reactions intro] Over 25 million people worldwide use amphetamine, which is the active ingredient in Adderall. Amphetamine has actually been around since the 1800s,Read More How Does Adderall™ Work?

SciShow: FAQ Compilation

We get asked a lot of questions here at SciShow. Sometime we get a question that has maybe never been asked before in the history of questions, and sometimes we get questions that are so universally wondered, that they get asked over and over again. So, we’ve compiled some of those frequent asks into oneRead More SciShow: FAQ Compilation

How quickly does hair grow?

How quickly does hair grow?

Hi there and welcome to Brain Stuff. The show where we take your questions and get you answered. I’m Jonathan Strickland. And I’m Lauren Vogelbaum. And Lauren, I understand you have a question for me today. Yeah, this one came in from the viewers. Oh, fantastic. Let’s see, how quickly does hair grow? You pickedRead More How quickly does hair grow?

Why Do I Have Tonsil Stones?

Why Do I Have Tonsil Stones?

A sore throat can be a sign of all kinds of medical maladies. You might have caught a cold from your coworkers, or just cheered too loudly at the big game last night. But if it feels like there’s an irritating lump in your throat, there might actually be something stuck back there: a whitish-yellowishRead More Why Do I Have Tonsil Stones?