7 Medical Myths Even Doctors Believe
January 10, 2008
Do you believe that hair and fingernails grow after death? Do you think that humans use only 10 percent of their brains? Do you believe eating turkey makes you drowsy?
Or, how about these commonly repeated beliefs:
You should drink eight glasses of water per day
Shaved hair grows back faster, thicker and darker
Reading in dim light ruins your eyesight
Mobile phones are dangerous in hospitals
Then you’ve bought into some very common medical myths which, while widely held, are simply untrue, says this study published in the British Medical Journal.
To read more of these myths, and find out the truth behind them, take a look at the link below.