Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Smile :)

July 10, 2010

[From HeatherKaiser‘s Flickr page, Via Unique Daily]

Low-cost therapy

March 17, 2010

[From EatLiver]

Piano staircase

October 9, 2009

Volkswagen, as part of its “The Fun Theory” campaign, rigged stair steps with touch-sensitive musical pads and found that more people used the stairs as a result.

[Via BuzzFeed]

Bleeding nipples

September 27, 2009

I had no idea that nipple chafing — and consequent bleeding — was such a big problem for runners, particularly those who run long distances.

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Photo by Flickr user andycarvin

[Via Everlasting Blort]

Blowing smoke up your ass

August 11, 2009

Apparently this contraption, used for medical purposes in the 19th century, has a role in the origin of the phrase.

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[Thx Harley]

100,000 condoms

June 29, 2009

Via Slog, an AIDS prevention organization from Sweden has kicked off a program to distribute 100,000 individually numbered condoms with an invitation for customers to share online the story of how the condom was used.  The subtly naughty photo advert below is part of the campaign.

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Trashy neighborhood

May 21, 2009

The path of refuse below is not a rubbish-strewn road, but rather a floating mess that has choked a creek in an impoverished section of Manila, Philippines.  See more trashy pics at Deputy Dog.

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[Via TYWKIWDBI]

Don’t blame the pigs

April 29, 2009

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[Original photo: Raul Arboleda]

Ultra slo-mo sneezing

April 18, 2009

This Australian PSA shows people sneezing in ultra slow motion. Pretty gross.

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Boner killer

March 27, 2009

He said no!

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[From imglol]