18. Bedbug infestations
Dealing with bedbugs is an experience we wouldn’t wish on our worst enemy. And, likewise, having to see pictures of what a bedbug infestation really looks like is something we’d prefer to avoid. In fact, you should avoid looking at those pictures, too, if you ever want to sleep soundly again. Don’t say you weren’t warned.
17. Skin conditions
There are all manner of skin conditions and diseases out there, images of which will – aptly enough – make your skin crawl. So, unless you’re suffering from one in particular and want to know more about it, you’re better off staying away from the horrors hiding behind Google’s search results. And even if you are afflicted with such an ailment, remember: go to a real doctor, too.
16. Smokers’ lungs
There’s really only one reason why anybody should be searching for images of smokers’ lungs: to shock someone into quitting their habit. Indeed, the blackened, tarred organs of a lifelong smoker ought to be enough to put anyone off lighting up in the future. If you’re only idly curious, though, just stop at imagining what you might find instead – as the truth is probably far worse.