‘Losing so much weight on Twitter’: Users flooded with spam for weight loss extract that may ‘destroy the testicles’

‘Losing so much weight on Twitter': Users flooded with spam for weight loss extract that may ‘destroy the testicles’

http://twitter.com/#!/seanagnew/status/344500184828477440 You’re not alone. http://twitter.com/#!/DavidClinchNews/status/344500856231714816 Twitter is struggling to clear out spam-tweets hawking garcinia extract. Compromised accounts and spambots want you to know it will make your “weights” drop faster than any diet. http://twitter.com/#!/Crissy/status/344497210429427712 Heh: http://twitter.com/#!/JasonIsbell/status/344492725690843137 But don’t worry, there’s no need to take it personally … or is there? http://twitter.com/#!/Shaughn_A/status/344500711066845184 http://twitter.com/#!/TVMcGee/status/344492724461920256 Could the garcinia […]

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The Invention That Could End Obesity

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The Invention That Could End Obesity

A Michigan surgeon invented an apparatus that he believes tricks the brain into thinking the stomach is full. His Full Sense Device could be a lifesaver for millions of obese Americans and raises questions about how hunger — our most basic human impulse — even works. Bonnie Lauria was miserable. She was subsisting on liquids […]

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Big Mother Is Watching You: The Track-Everything Revolution Is Here Whether You Want It Or Not

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Big Mother Is Watching You: The Track-Everything Revolution Is Here Whether You Want It Or Not

If you keep your fitness-related New Year’s resolutions in 2015, it’ll likely be thanks to the new wave of devices and apps that have taken monitoring things like newborn sleep patterns and blood oxygenation from geek hobby to mass-market juggernaut. But what happens when companies have access to the most mundane details about our bodies? […]

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The Vintage Sex Toys Women Used to Buy Look Downright Terrifying. NOPE.

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The Vintage Sex Toys Women Used to Buy Look Downright Terrifying. NOPE.

Doctors began treating “hysteria” in women during the 1800s to relieve their pent up (ahem) tension. Medical professionals originally treated their clients though manual massage. Soon, they developed some strange machinery in an attempt to make it easier for everyone. Of course, business-minded folks saw the opportunity to cash in on the craze with their […]

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