99 Body Myths

Discover myths about the body you could've sworn were true.

99 Body Myths

From absurd and comical to downright serious, myths about our bodies persist despite the research. Does gum really get stuck in your stomach for seven years? Do you really "break the seal" on that first trip to the bathroom? Should you tilt your head back to stop a nose bleed? Find out which myths have fooled you. Get the full list here.

It's Best to Leave a Wound Uncovered at Night

Leaving your wound uncovered at night exposes it to a dry environment, and that can cause cells to die. You want the opposite effect. Thus, you should keep your wound covered.

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