Some religious groups require followers to fast for many hours a day, and continue that fast for days or weeks! Isn’t not eating for 16 hours a day every day dangerous? Bom dia earthlings, thanks for stopping by DNews, I’m Trace. The Holy Month of Ramadan is wrapping up this… Continue Reading What Happens To Your Body When You Fast?

These days people are obsessed with water bottles, I think I have a dozen branded water bottles on my desk, but I never use them! Am I dehydrated? How would I know? We did a video a while back about how much water we should be drinking that said we… Continue Reading What Happens To Your Body When You’re Dehydrated?

According to the World Health Organization, cancer cases are expected to rise a whopping 57% worldwide in the next 20 years. You probably know or are related to someone who has fought cancer and you may have seen them go through chemotherapy. But…what is it? Hey guys Julia here for… Continue Reading What Does Chemotherapy Actually Do To Your Body?

Ugh, my muscles… why do they feel so… achey. *cough* If you say more research is needed I’m going to kick you. Howdy sickos, I’m Trace, thanks for watching! IT’S FLU SEASON EVERYBODY! Congratulations. If you didn’t get your flu shot this year (or even if you did), here’s a… Continue Reading Why The Flu Causes Aches & Pains

Why do humans get migraines? The potential answer is a real headache. Hey everyone, Matt Lieberman here for DNews. Just about everyone knows someone who’s had a migraine, or if you’re really unlucky, you suffer from them on a chronic basis. The Mayo Clinic defines a migraine as a “headache… Continue Reading Why Do We Get Migraines?

Down syndrome occurs is the leading genetic disorder in the world, and a new study might have found a way to reverse it. Hey everyone, Trace here for DNews with some interesting new breakthroughs concerning Down syndrome. The genetic disorder is caused by an improper replication of chromosomes with the… Continue Reading Did Scientists Cure Down Syndrome?

Homeopathy, beloved by The Royal Family and millions around the world. But does it actually work? Hey guys Julia here for DNews Homeopathy. A very.. contentious form of alternative medicine practiced by millions all over the world. The National Health Service in the UK spends about 4 million pounds a… Continue Reading What Is Homeopathy And Is It Real Science?

Every year, tens of millions of Americans suffer from nerve damage, some irreparably so. Science can heal bones, grow new organs and even restore our microbiomes, but why is it so hard to fix our nerves? Hey guys Lissette here for DNews The human body posses a remarkable ability to… Continue Reading Why Can’t We Reverse Nerve Damage?

I don’t think ancient humans were complaining about pains from how they “slept funny,” so if we’re the same species, what’s wrong with us? Aches and pains are just part of life, but do you think our cave, tree or grassland dwelling ancestors gave a crap about little aches? Maybe… Continue Reading 3 Scientific Reasons Why Your Back Hurts

If you’re a smoker trying to quit, boy do you have options. Patches, chewing gum, lollipops — and even lasers! But if you’re overwhelmed with choice, maybe try nothing at all. Hi aware citizens, Trace here for DNews. Now smoking is bad for you — it causes cancer and a… Continue Reading This Is The Best Way To Quit Smoking