8 Reasons Why You Keep Waking Up At Night

You know that annoying moment when you suddenly wake up in the middle of the night and can’t get back to sleep? The reason we do this goes way back to our caveman days when we needed to check the safety of our surroundings even at night. But not being able to fall right back asleep […]

13 Things You Can Do With Coffee Besides Just Drink It

Millions of people around the world prefer coffee to any other drink. Indeed, there are many options to choose from — espresso, with or without milk, hot, iced… But what’s even more impressive is how many uses this popular beverage has besides drinking. And some of them have nothing to do with cooking. At Bright Side we made up a list of cool things you can do with coffee other than […]

What If You Didn’t Shower for a Year?

Although not many of us would be willing to test it for ourselves, I’m sure a lot of you (too) have wondered what would happen if you quit showering for a year. And while there hasn’t been much experimentation on this subject, scientists do still know some consequences of this dirty decision. So let’s find […]

Are Public Toilets As Dangerous As We Think?

The thought of sitting on the toilet seat in a public restroom strikes fear in most people because we see them as dirty scary places full of dangerous bacteria that can seriously damage our health. We decided to answer the most burning public WC safety questions and find out if public restrooms are as dangerous […]

Can You Drink Water When You Eat?

When it comes to health, prevention is better than cure, so it’s important to know and avoid some harmful everyday habits. Can drinking water when you eat actually do you any harm, or is it just a health myth? Some experts say that eating and drinking at the same time prevents you from losing weight, […]

12 Personal Hygiene Mistakes We Make Every Day

Most people like to take care of themselves and practice good personal hygiene. But there are a few serious mistakes that we make on a daily basis that prevent us from being truly healthy. What are they and what should we do instead? Let’s find out together! Research shows that most people stop biting their […]

What If You Stopped Drinking Water for Just a Day?

An average person drinks about 264 gallons of water a year. People take this liquid for granted and perhaps never think what would happen if they stopped drinking it. Well, let’s see what dire consequences this action would have. “Water” includes other liquids such as soda, juices, tea, and old plain soup. However, these options […]

10 Food Combinations That Can Harm Your Health

Sometimes even the healthiest of foods we use to eat combined with others can ruin all that healthiness you were aiming for. Pay attention to these common 10 food combinations that seem normal but are actually terrible for your health. Of course, one cup of hot chocolate a week won’t harm you, but you should […]

10 Human Body Tricks to Make Your Life Easier

If you believe there are some natural things you can’t control, like sneezing of the hiccups, you’re mistaken. We’ve put together a list of some simple tricks that really work and will be a huge help in almost any situation. Plus, there’s an exciting bonus at the end. There’s nothing bad about sneezing, but sometimes […]

12 Things to Know If You Like Sleeping Naked

A lot of people choose to sleep naked simply because they find it more comfortable. But sleeping with nothing on has science-based health benefits, and, on the contrary, can cause your trouble you probably didn’t know about. A survey of 1,500 people aged 25 to 55 in six different countries showed that only 30% of […]