Archive for January 29th, 2011

Ear Lobe Crease? Uh-oh.

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

Do you have an ear lobe crease?  If you do, your chances of having a heart attack increase by 30 – 70% depending on which study you read.  Index finger longer than your ring finger?  Another bad sign.  Short legs too?  Buddy, you may not even get to watch the Super Bowl.

There are many body indicators that can predict heart attacks.  Scientists just don’t know why they do – and can’t agree on their significance.  That’s too bad because 50% of all deaths in Western countries come from heart attacks and associated diseases. And the first symptom of most heart attacks is also the last one: a heart attack that kills you.

So if you have any of these symptoms and want to live longer, you should probably eat less, exercise more, and give up smoking.  And if you don’t have any of the symptoms, you should probably do the exact same things.

All We Are Saying is Give Peas a Chance

Saturday, January 29th, 2011

One of the coolest sites I’ve seen is “Strange Maps”.  You might not be able to go from ‘here’ to ‘there’ with these creations but you should go here: