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Malaysian woman says late nights and alcohol led to a stroke in her 20s, paralysing half of her face

Food "leaked" out of her mouth, she couldn't fully close one of her eyes, and she couldn't speak clearly.
The nickname "popcorn lung" dates back to the 2000s.

A chemical found in some vape flavors has been linked to an irreversible condition called ‘popcorn lung’

Some vape flavor packs contain a chemical that's been linked to a condition called "popcorn lung." Here's what that means.
Adoption in and of itself is not a happy thing, but the outcome can be.

There are clear benefits of being an adopted child, but knowing where you came from is crucial

Adoption in and of itself is not a happy thing, but the outcome can be.
When I asked one smoke shop employee if he was concerned, he pointed out his selection of non-Juul pods, which were displayed in Juul pod boxes right next to the real Juul pods.

Juul will soon stop selling flavored e-cigarette packs in retail stores, but a workaround could make the ban pointless

Juul will no longer accept retail store orders for its flavored pods, but offerings from other e-cigarette companies could make the ban pointless.

Fad diets never worked for me, but a fitness app helped me lose 28 pounds in four months

Fitness apps can help you facilitate a healthy life. Chelsea Greenwood details how the MyFitnessPal app helped her lose 28 pounds in four months.
A girl (not pictured here) has reportedly cried bloody tears for three years.

A 14-year-old girl has reportedly been crying bloody tears for years, but her condition is still a mystery

A teen girl has been crying bloody tears for three years, according to a report. After seeing many doctors, however, she's still searching for a diagnosis.
You should know if they have the same values.

7 things you should know about your partner before you decide to settle down with them

Navigating the dating world is difficult, so you might want to settle down when you finally meet someone you like. But there are a few things you should know about someone before you decide to commit. Claire Stott, a relationship psychologist from Badoo, told us some of the major ones.
Seat pockets on planes are writhing with germs.

The gross reason why you shouldn’t use the seat pockets on a plane, according to a flight attendant

Never put anything in the seat pockets, according to a flight attendant, because they've held everything from toe nails to underwear.

A ruling is imminent on the legality of a controversial drug that’s used to treat addiction — but some have called it a ‘dangerous o...

Government regulators are expected to soon rule on the legality of a controversial drug called kratom, a representative at the DEA told Business Insider.
Cough syrup and other over-the-counter cold medicines aren't recommended for kids under 6.

Here’s why parents should never give over-the-counter cough and cold medicine to kids under 6

A pediatrician told INSIDER that, for kinds under age 6, the side effects of over-the-counter cough and cold medicine outweigh the benefits.