– [Narrator] As the Hollywood cliché goes, post-coital, some of us sit back against the headboard, proud of our accomplishment at gratifying our lover, spouse, or one-night stand, and then light up a cigarette. How was it for you? Good enough, you surmise, as you take a well-earned drag. Or… Continue Reading What Happens to Your Body While You Are Having Sex?

Everything is chemicals. Your brain, your skin, your blood, your organs, your entire body is chemicals. Some you might’ve heard of before, like the neurotransmitter dopamine, which helps you feel happiness and motivation, among other things. Others don’t get talked about as much, like α-ketoglutarate, which helps you make energy.… Continue Reading 10 Surprising Chemicals Your Body Makes

We’ve all seen countless tv shows where a patient falls into a coma- the weeping family members try everything possible to resuscitate their loved one, from standing by their side and reading them stories to playing their favorite music, all in hopes of ‘breaking through’. Unfortunately, comas are medically complicated… Continue Reading What Happens To Your Body in a Coma?

♪ INTRO ♪ There you are, reading a book in bed after a long day. You finish the chapter and go to close the book and… Ow! Paper cut! Paper cuts are usually small and shallow, but they do tend to hurt a lot, for a few reasons. There’s the… Continue Reading Why Are Paper Cuts So Painful?