“The man doesn’t use his brain enough”, it’s just one of the myths which scientists believe should be forgotten. In addition, read the rest…
Myth: People use only 10% of teir brain.
Fact: The majority of the cortex is working at full capacity, even when we are a sleep.
Myth: The brain cells stop to develop when we’re older.
Fact: The neurons are constantly updated throughout life.
Myth: The eyesight deteriorates if we read in the dark or on the monitor.
Fact: The eye strain during these activities, is recovering quickly after a short break.
Myth: The cracked tops of the hair can be “cured” with a shampoo or conditioner.
Fact: You can get rid of them only by cutting your hair.
Myth: People have only 5 sences: eyesight, hearing, smell, taste and sense of touch.
Fact: Scientist belive that people have at least 21 sences. Among the other things, the sense of balance and temperature.
Myth: It’s easier to catch a cold when is cold outside.
Fact: The cold is caused by viruses and not the air temperature.
Myth: The heart skips one beat when you sneeze.
Fact: The heart rate can change during sneezing, but it never stops.
Myth: The alcohol warms up the body.
Fact: The alcohol dilates the blood vessels which is resulting with a feeling of warmth.
Myth: With perspiration the toxins are excreted from the body.
Fact: The sweat glands cool the body.
Myth: The carrots improve the eyesight.
Fact: The carrots slow down the degeneration of the muscles, but do not improve the eyesight.
Myth: The teeth should be perfectly white.
Fact: The natural tooth color is yellowish.
Myth: The burns are treated better if you put oil on them.
Fact: You should put something cold like ice on the burn. The ice forms a layer of skin, like membrane which retains the heat of the skin..