Instead of effectively treating a cold, it is thought to help build up the immune system to ward of potential flu viruses.Penguins are mostly monogamous, but there are some species such as the Emperor Penguin which are serially monogamous.The uniform alignment of the flowers does result from heliotropism in an earlier development stage, the bud stage, before the appearance of flower heads so technically they follow the sun before they have bloomed, not after.The dehydration of the body after death can cause retraction of the skin around hair and nails, giving the illusion that they have grown.I mean, why would you go out with someone who can’t see how gorgeous you are… Will the blind film critic be able to rustle himself up some dinner? Blind beauty vlogger Lucy Edwards is doing so terribly at the whole make-up thing that hardly any vision impaired women follow her tips at all. I hope no-one failed to miss the sarcasm in the last 10 points.The scent of your perfume and hair, the soft touch of your skin and having a killer personality just isn’t attractive to us blindies. you know, we haven’t got smart phones to stay in touch and gadgets that help us complete practical tasks around the home, and navigate outdoors. This was just me taking a bit of a tongue in cheek look at some of those crazy misconceptions about us blind lot. Sign up to our newsletter using the form below and get regular updates direct to your inbox.However, it is good advice to stay out of the pool right after a big meal as the digestive process does divert the circulation of the blood towards the gut and to a certain extent, away from the muscles, meaning swimming could feel harder.Many believe shaving body hair makes it grow back quicker but shaving hair doesn't change its thickness, colour or rate of growth.
The summit of Everest is officially higher above sea level than the summit of any other mountain, but Mauna Kea is the tallest when measured from base to summit.The five main senses - sight, sound, touch, smell and taste - are the ones referred to in this popular saying.Flu-sufferers are often encouraged to increase their dosage of Vitamin C, but most experts have stated that there is little or no evidence that the vitamin can help treatment of a cold.The Great Wall of China (right) can also not be seen from space despite the belief it can Chameleons do not change colour to match their surroundings - the belief commonly held.They actually change as a response to mood, temperature, communication and light instead of the object they are touching This is correct, although in actual fact there are at least nine senses and most researchers think there are more like 21.