When a High School Student Lost His Mother to Cancer, the Community United for Him

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When a High School Student Lost His Mother to Cancer, the Community United for Him
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A 17-year-old student in Texas broke the news that his mother had lost her battle with cancer. When he came back to school the next day, the entire high school rallied around him during his time of need. Check out the full story here:

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Weird Science of the Day: Smelling Farts Might Prevent Cancer

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Weird Science of the Day: Smelling Farts Might Prevent Cancer
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Scientists out of the University of Exeter are implying that smelling farts could actually prevent cancer, among other diseases.

"Although hydrogen sulfide gas"—produced when bacteria breaks down food—"is well known as a pungent, foul-smelling gas in rotten eggs and flatulence, it is naturally produced in the body and could in fact be a healthcare hero with significant implications for future therapies for a variety of diseases," Dr. Mark Wood said in a university release.

Although the stinky gas can be noxious in large doses, scientists believe that a whiff here and there has the power to reduce risks of cancer, strokes, heart attacks, arthritis, and dementia by preserving mitochondria.

Cutting Onions of the Day: Local News Anchor and Cancer Survivor Takes Off Her Wig on Camera

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Cutting Onions of the Day: Local News Anchor and Cancer Survivor Takes Off Her Wig on Camera
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Watch the entire allergy-inducing video here. Fair warning, it's pretttty touching:



Picture courtesy of Uproxx.

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