Smoking is one habit that slowly blows off your life along with the puffing smoke. Though responsible for a host of diseases like bronchitis, lung cancer, and stroke, yet it is one of such notorious habits that many youngsters are tempted to take up and most of the oldsters are unable to give up. Did [...]
Blood is that vital fluid running through the veins of all of us. Lack of it can take many a life but fortunately, one can donate blood to save others’ life. Here are some of the red hot facts and stats on this fluid synonymous with life.
Human body is an amazing machine made up of many things like organs, bones, skin, and so forth. If we look at it, it’s not less than any complex system with so many things fitted inside precisely and perfectly. You might be surprised at what your body is capable of after reading these facts. How [...]
A confounding thing about cancer is that it’s actually many diseases, which makes prognosis and prevention variable. All this makes keeping track of cancer stats tricky, but trends emerge from the numerical noise. (Click on the image for Larger View.)
Sam Loman created an original take on illustrating the inner structure and workings of the human body as the tight intertwining of different systems (e.g. arterial, digestive, musculetal, respiratory, etc.), by way of a subway map metaphor. Via: Behance.net
At the world’s current population, about 57 million people die each year. Smoking contributes to six of the top eight killers; snuff the butts, and you stop many of the deaths. (Click on the images for the larger view.) Source: Time Source: Good.is