When there is not enough place to live: Many Japanese are...

In Japan, there is nothing new about cramped housing. You can find many small apartments to rent. They are known as “capsule hotels”. One...

Attack by acid is worse than death, the victims of the...

There is an increasing number of acid attacks in the world. Though it sounds terrible, the reality is even worse. Attack victims describe that...

5,5 trillion cigarettes are smoked each year worldwide

Do you want to quit smoking? On average, each cigarette shortens a smoker's life by around 11 minutes. Do you know that smokers take...

Statin drugs can maim, kill, or cause terrible side effects

Statin drugs can be very dangerous. Cholesterol-lowering statin drugs block the production of cholesterol in the liver. In doing this, they also block the...

Of Haiti and the Red Cross’ Abuse of Charity Funds

Haiti has once again been left devastated after another hurricane left hundreds dead and scores more injured in October 2016. In a series of floods...

HIV infection rates are on the rise

Anybody can get HIV. 36.9 million (31.1–43.9 million) people were living with HIV at the end of 2017. HIV can be transmitted when a...