10 South American Animals That Get A Bad Rap
South America is widely considered to house some of the most incredible and most dangerous wildlife on the planet. While the former is certainly true, the latter may be overstated somewhat, as we’ll promptly examine today. This, though, isn’t to say that being careful is wrong; wild animals will always pose a threat and some on this list have seriously injured or even killed people. What’s also true, however, is that their reputation is almost always worse than the reality and they’re not an imminent threat to constantly worry about, especially not when basic precautions are taken.
10 Unexpected Causes Of Erectile Dysfunction
Erectile dysfunction—a persistent failure to achieve or sustain an erection—is a widespread problem; in the USA alone, estimates suggest there are around 18 million men who are afflicted. Achieving sexual arousal involves an intricate combination of brain, nerve endings, hormones, emotions, and blood vessels; it is not surprising that things can go wrong. We are all probably familiar with some causes of erection failure: old age, smoking, alcohol misuse, and diabetes. But there are a number of other, more obscure factors that can contribute to the male member failing to rise to the occasion.
Top 10 Creepy Childhood Stories Of Serial Killers
When we look through the photo albums of our childhood days; often we are filled with heart-warming emotions as we remember the good times. However, these following childhood photos tell a very different story when they are viewed in a much darker perspective—these are the world’s notorious serial killers in their early years.
Top 10 American Serial Killers
Many years ago we wrote the definitive list of Serial Killers. That 2007 list ranked killers based on various factors, only one of which was their death toll. It included a variety of nations. This new list is a little more precise: focussing on American male killers only and ranking based on the verified death toll. Consider this a bit of housekeeping. A future list will look at female killers, though there is only one who had sufficient kills to be included on this list based on the death toll, and she is added as a bonus item.
Top 10 Serial Killers Who Had Even Creepier Admirers
Over the years, there have been many cases of highly intelligent individuals becoming infatuated with convicted serial killers to the point of obsession. Some have even married them behind bars. Sheila Isenberg, the author of “Women Who Love Men Who Kill”, explains in her book that there are numerous reasons behind this phenomenon. Some of these individuals might have been abused by a partner or parent themselves, some simply enjoyed the thrill of knowing where their “boyfriend” was at all times and others were simply involved for the fame and attention. The following cases all describe cases of “fans” who came across as very creepy to the public as they stopped at nothing – sometimes even turning to murder themselves – in order to get up close to the serial killer.
Top 10 Celebrities With Criminal Records
When we go to theatres or concerts, we are excited to watch our favorite artists entertain us. Most of us love these celebrities so much that we even wear shirts with their faces and follow them on social media. But, despite being role models for millions, celebrities are still human, and just like us, they make mistakes that might never be forgotten.
10 Shocking Weight Transformations By Actors For Films
We all love to watch a good movie, but a lot of what makes that movie so good is the performance carried out by the actors. They spend months preparing for and playing their roles, but sometimes, their jobs are much harder than we even realize. Some actors have to undergo shocking transformations to correctly fit their roles. At times, they will wear hideous makeup, grow out or cut their hair, grow a beard, or wear tattoos. But there are other times when they have to gain or lose considerable amounts of weight. Here are 10 times that actors underwent some amazing weight transformations for a film.
10 Curious Facts About Diabetes
Diabetes is a condition wherein the body is unable to regulate itself, either by producing insufficient amounts of insulin or proving resistant to insulin. It has a laundry list of horrible side effects, not limited to amputations and blindness, and numbers are at an all-time high. Although linked to obesity, diabetes affects people of all body types, many who barely have enough to eat. According to the International Diabetes Federation, around 382 million people in the world are afflicted, a number they estimate will rise to 592 million by 2035. While medications and careful health management can greatly prolong life, in places like sub-Saharan Africa where such resources are limited, 75 percent of diabetes deaths occur in people under the age of 60.