Tag Archives: Myths

Asthma Myths That Can Hurt You

TUESDAY, April 23, 2019 — Even though asthma is common in the United States, there are many misconceptions about the respiratory disease, an allergy/immunology expert says. “Asthma is a serious condition that affects more than 26 million Americans — more than 8% of the population,” Dr. Todd Mahr, president of the American College of Allergy,… Read More »

5 menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process still abound. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some of the most widespread menstruation misconceptions. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some widespread myths surrounding menstruation. As of 2017, the world’s population numbers 7.53 billion… Read More »

Soma: Myths, Legends, and Facts

Soma is an object of great mystery and legend. It might be a drug, it could be a plant, and some ancient texts even revere it as a god. It has been the subject of countless books, documentaries, and films. It was an important substance in ancient cultures, and it plays an important role in… Read More »