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10 Strange and Fascinating Lighter Sides of Historic Wars

10 Strange and Fascinating Lighter Sides of Historic Wars

War destroys lives and property, it destroys trust between nations, it creates an air of fear and paranoia, and is generally a very bad thing. Even wars that were arguably necessary still marked years of even the “good guys” sinking to many levels of brutality before the entire thing was

10 Bizarre Patent Medicines

10 Bizarre Patent Medicines

If you’re like us and enjoy wasting time on the internet, you’re probably well aware of patent medicines. According to the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History, patent medicines were first produced as special remedies in England in the late 17th century, with “letters patent” granted by the royal crown

Top 10 Baffling Diseases We Still Don’t Have Cures For — TopTenzNet

Top 10 Baffling Diseases We Still Don’t Have Cures For — TopTenzNet

Top 10 Baffling Diseases We Still Don’t Have Cures For 10. Berardinelli-Seip Congenital Lipodystrophy Occurring in every one out of about 10 million births, Berardinelli-Seip congenital lipodystrophy (BSCL) is a condition marked by a severe lack of fat tissue in the body, with fats being stored in unlikely places around

Top 10 Home Remedies for Cough

Top 10 Home Remedies for Cough

According to some research, honey may relieve coughs. A study on treatments for nighttime coughing in children compared dark honey with the cough-suppressing medication and with no treatment. The researchers reported that honey provided the most significant relief from coughing, followed by medication. Although the benefits of honey over medication were small,

AbeBooks Profiles: Roald Dahl

AbeBooks Profiles: Roald Dahl

hi I’m Beth from AbeBooks and today I’m going to talk to you about Roald Dahl everyone’s heard of Roald Dahl but there’s a lot more to him than Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Roald Dahl was born in 1916 of Norwegian descent but grew up in England and Wales