Your skin needs exposure to ultraviolet-B rays in order to synthesize vitamin D. Unfortunately, this is the same ultraviolet-B that causes sunburn and skin damage.
Perhaps I’m missing something, but the following strikes me as a profoundly stupid question: “Why do women long outlive their fertility?”
Dave Barry doesn’t write a weekly column anymore, but he occasionally still does special articles for the Miami Herald. His latest, published a couple of weeks ago, is about how he finally had a colonoscopy after years of procrastinating.
In case you were wondering, duct tape does not cure warts.
On Thursday, November 16, I went under the knife.
The last time I posted about my trigger thumb, I was careful to say that it was “in remission” rather than “cured”. It turns out that I was right.
My trigger thumb is cured — or perhaps I should say “in remission.”
Several weeks ago, I started noticing that my right thumb was behaving oddly.
I’ve heard that you can get skin-colored adhesive bandages, but I don’t live in a household that stocks that sort of thing.
In case you don’t have enough things to lie awake at night worrying about, here’s one you probably weren’t aware of: you’re not even safe in church. In fact, your church is going to kill you. According to a study published in the European Respiratory Journal, church air is full of incense and candle smoke…