Women Have Better Memories Than Men — at Least Until Menopause

According to new research women are better at remembering things than men, that is, at least, until menopause. It’s not all that great for the ladies unfortunately. Researchers say they may shed light on how male and female brains age differently, and why women are at higher risk for Alzheimer’s disease. About 75 percent of older adults have memory-related problems, and many women report forgetfulness and “brain fog” during menopauseIt’s been shown that women are twice as likely to develop Alzheimer’s disease as men, although not much is known about why that is or when they become more vulnerable. Senior author Jill Goldstein,

The Girls Raised by Wolves – News In History

The earliest legend of feral children goes as far back as 771 BC to the historical figures: Romulus and Remus. Who are they? So ancient Rome has a few founding stories. One of them is that Romulus and Remus were twin brothers who established the city of Rome. They were abandoned at birth and raised by a she-wolf and fed by a wood-pecker! Since then, the story of children being raised by wild animals such as wolves, dogs, apes, monkeys and bears - who are more commonly known as feral children has appeared in several stories. For example, Mowgli, from the

Shocking Cases Of People With Horns – News In History

Do you think it's possible for people to grow horns? To the clear answer is no right? But taking a closer look into it, people CAN in fact grow horns! The rare rare condition is known as cutaneous horns (No, this does not mean cute-horns like those fairytale unicorns.) So cutaneous horns or cornu cutaneum which in Latin causes unusual keratinous skin tumors to grow from the head and arms. these growths are made of compacted keratin, the same protein that makes hair and fingernails grow. Doctors suggest having them removed for fear that it might be cancerous, which is believed

The Girl Who Cries Blood Tears – News In History

Their have been several cases in trought history of people, even statues "crying blood." But have you ever wondered if it's actually possible to cry blood? Reddit and other online users have asked- "Can you cry so hard that your tears turn to blood?" "How is it possible for someone to cry tears of blood?" "What does it mean if you cry blood?" Either way, let's just say that If you're tears LOOK LIKE anything other than water you NEED to go to a doctor, NOW! Like don't even read the rest of this article, JUST GO! In 2013, a 20 year

Chilling Story of The Black-Eyed Kids – News In History

So you hear or see a child in distress. What do you do? Like any other person, your first instinct would be to help them right? But what if your encounter was with a child who has coal-black eyes, that sent an icy, shiver down your spine? Some even say that if you let them into your house, they might even kill you. Sightings of black-eyed children or BEK's are often known to take place in deserted areas – abandoned parking lots, quiet woodland areas, etc. But what are they like? They appear to be unusually confident yet shy at the same

The Blackest Baby In The World – News In History

In June 2015, a photograph started circulating on the internet showing the world's darkest baby. Now we know what you're thinking. Why is this even a thing? The color of someone's skin and more so of a child should not be up for debate. However, a photograph of this baby gained so much traction, creating a significant buzz across all social media channels. Take a look at this reddit thread for example. 'Just don't feed it after midnight', 'Train him to be the greatest Ninja Assassin the world has ever known', 'Not fake', 'WTF? Nah...it's fake.' Remember the internet always needs something

Chilling Story Of The Silent Twins – News In History

Having a secret language and a twin as your best friend are some things that people dream about because....how cool is that? But for these ‘Silent Twins’, June and Jennifer Gibbons...it became fatal. One had to die in order for the other to live. What started out as a pact amongst siblings - June and Jennifer thought it would be fun, as children, to speak to no one other than each other. Born April 11, 1963, in Barbados but raised in the UK the girls were made fun of at school for their heavy Barbadian accents and race - the principal

The Woman You Won’t Believe Actually Exists – News In History

This is not an amazing CG rendering, no photoshop, or optical Illusion. What you are seeing is 100% real? Well Fake real. This is German Model Beshine. She claims she always had a dream, and it has now come true. In her own words, "I'll risk death to have the world's biggest breasts". BEshine currently holds the world record for having the largest augmented breasts. So the chest is fake, but the woman is real. Hard to believe that she was even able to get them to such a mammoth size. 33 year old Beshine, also known as Mayra Hills was

This Man Hasn’t Slept In 45 Years – News In History

Born in 1942 in Vietnam, Thai Ngoc is best known for being awake for over 40 years. Well that's what he claims. Any health official would tell you something that's rather obvious, sleep is vital to our growth and development as humans. So how is it possible that Thai was able to live so long with getting any sleep since 1973, when his extreme case of insomnia began? It's reported that Thai Ngoc, the Vietnamese farmer got a fever in 1973, and since then somehow it just could never fall asleep again. He's tried tons of medication and alcohol, counting sheep,

Girl Raised By Dogs Barks & Acts Like An Animal – News In History

Tarzan, Mowgli and Penguin from Batman were all fictional characters of humans who were raised by animals and adopted characteristics of those animals. There was a real life Tarzan however, Oxana Malaya from Ukraine (formerly the Soviet Union) who was considered by many as a feral child - she was raised by dogs.     She was the main focus of many documentaries, interviews and tabloid headlines and internationally known for her dog-imitating behaviour. When Oxana was three years old, there weren’t enough beds in the home of her alcoholic and negligent parents, and when they forgot her outside one night, to keep warm,