Frozen ‘space sperm’ passes fertility test






Healthy baby mice have been born using freeze-dried sperm stored in the near-weightless environment of space. The Japanese team behind the gravity-breaking experiment on the International Space Station (ISS) say it shows that transporting the seeds of life away from Earth is feasible. Sperm banks could even be made on the Moon as a back-up…

The 10 Biggest Misconceptions About Anal Sex






After chatting with a 39-year-old mom who loves anal sex, I got to thinking about the precise ways in which anal is taboo — and how to mythbust them. Clinical Sexologist and Marriage and Family Therapist Dr. Kat Van Kirk weighed in on what’s true about anal, and what’s not. The myth: It will hurt….

10 Foods & Supplements That Reverse Liver Disease






There are two main types of fatty liver disease. The first is alcoholic liver disease, which is the result of drinking excessive amounts of alcohol over time. In those who are diagnosed with this disease, the blood is not able to break down alcohol properly, which greatly effects the liver. The second type is nonalcoholic…

5 Symptoms Of Caffeine Overdose You Should Never Ignore






It’s very possible to overdose from caffeine. Many adults, teens and even children use energy drinks, sodas or coffee to kick-start their day, get them through an afternoon slump or help them pull and all-nighter studying or preparing for a presentation. The topic of caffeine overdose has been in the news lately, after the tragic…

7 Early Symptoms of Cancer Ignored by 90% of People






The human body is made so that it sends us signals as symptoms to let us know something’s wrong. Sadly, many of us overlook such signs, thinking it’ll be all right anyway. Bright Side has gathered several symptoms that may signal cancer, and we recommend taking them seriously. If you see any of these in yourself or one of your close ones, don’t jump to conclusions — many of them may speak to very…

10 Quick Ways to Relieve Heartburn at Home






Have you ever experienced heartburn? Well, the chances you did are 50% if you live in America because statistics say half the population here is affected by this health problem. As a matter of fact, heartburn is just a symptom of acid reflux or GERD (gastroesophageal reflux disease) – the medical terms of heartburn. Before…

7 Common Bug Bites & How To Identify Them






Summer is just around the corner! It signals picnics, bonfires, pool parties, hiking trips and kickball games in the backyard. Along with the sunshine and warm weather, summer often means bugs. It’s important to be able to recognize a bug bite, in order to keep yourself safe. Sometimes, a little lotion to stop the itching…

Why is honey not vegan?






Honey is probably the product most frequently mistaken as vegan-friendly. There is a common misconception that honey bees make their honey especially for us, but this couldn’t be much further from the truth. Honey is made by bees for bees, and their health is sacrificed when it is harvested by humans. Importantly, harvesting honey does…