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This Is Why Some Folks Get Angry When They’re Hungry

It’s been a while since your last meal and you start to get irrationally irritable – we’ve all been there. Some people call it being “hangry.” But what’s the science behind that frustration, and is there anything – other than eating all the time – that you can do to stave it off? The word …

When a Brain Scan Showed What Was Behind Her Headaches, Doctors Began an Incredible Treatment

When 20-year-old Stephanie Lipscomb complained of severe headaches her doctors performed a brain scan. The horrible truth revealed by the test turned the young woman’s world upside down and left her completely dumbfounded, but it also represented the beginning of a remarkable journey. Stephanie began experiencing headaches in 2010 when she was a first-year nursing …

This Is What Happens When a Guy Shoots Himself with a Gun Underwater

Image: YouTube/NRK Viten You’re standing in a swimming pool in front of a loaded assault rifle. The gun is underneath the water, and it is aimed directly at you; there is no way it could miss. The wire in your hand is attached to the gun’s trigger. You’ve figured out what you think will happen …

20 of the Wealthiest Doctors on the Planet

Image: Hannah Mason/Getty Images Despite their reputation as high earners, most doctors will never make enough money to propel them onto a rich list. These 20 well-heeled healers, however, have successfully married business with medicine to create vast fortunes. Some telegenic doctors have brought the cameras into their operating rooms and cashed in on reality …