How to stop ingrown toenails: Cut your nails this shape to avoid pain and inflammation

Ingrown toenails can be caused by a number of things, for example, wearing tight-fitting shoes, socks or tights, having sweaty feet, or the natural shape of your nail make it more likely for your roils to press into the skin surround the nail. Badly cut toenails can also lead to an ingrown toenail, so before […]

Nine Inch Nails skips online ticket sales to fight scalper bots

Nine Inch Nails will not sell tickets online for its just-announced “Cold and Black and Infinite” theater tour this fall. Instead, NIN mastermind Trent Reznor is going old-school in an effort to beat the ticket bots: You’ll have to wait in line at the venue starting. Each person can buy up to four tickets. Why? […]

Nails that look like THIS could be a sign you need to take iron supplements

NAILS may be the last thing you’d think to look at to indicate a health problem, but next time you notice them, or book an emergency manicure, you may want to take a closer look as changes in the condition, shape and colour of your nails could indicate issues such as anxiety, dehydration, and even […]

Confused, exhausted but McMahon nails it for Diamonds

THE gold medal match for netball at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester is remembered for being one of the greatest matches in the sport’s history. But the first thing that Diamonds star Sharelle McMahon recalls is the physical and emotional rollercoaster of the sudden-death double overtime thriller that saw Australia triumph over archrival New […]

Altered Carbon somehow nails the sci-fi book-to-TV landing on Netflix

Enlarge (credit: Netflix) Fans of the dystopian-noir novel Altered Carbon surely had to wonder what form it would take when turned into a TV series. Or, to borrow the 2002 book’s lingo, what “sleeve” the show would slip into. The result, whose entire first TV season debuted last week on Netflix, is a pretty surprising […]

Nails, screws & latches: Russian surgeons remove 152 objects from elderly woman’s stomach (PHOTO)

Published time: 26 Dec, 2017 23:04 Surgeons in the Russian Republic of Buryatia were shocked to discover 152 foreign objects, including nails, screws and latches, inside the stomach of a 74-year-old woman. The doctors at Semashko Republican Hospital in Ulan-Ude, located 100 km southeast of Lake Baikal, opted for an endoscopy to reveal the reasons […]

Humanoid robot Atlas nails perfect backflip in eerie VIDEO

Published time: 17 Nov, 2017 08:22 Olympic athletes are shaking in their boots: Engineers have released a somewhat disconcerting video showing Boston Dynamics’ Atlas robot effortlessly jumping over obstacles and doing a backflip while performing an impressive gymnastics routine. The new video shows the Atlas robot, which is six feet nine inches tall (over 2 […]

Here’s what those white marks on your nails say about your health

Most of us have not a clue about the cause of these spots. They actually have different shapes and causes. Here we explain what leads nails to show them. Following is a transcript of the video. What are those white marks? It’s a phenomenon called Leukonychia. There are 4 main types of Leukonychia. Some form […]