The truth behind 6 modern fears we all share - how worried should we be?
Everyone is afraid of something, isn't that true? As it turns out, even the greatest and more popular fears in the world can be nurtured not by real events, but only by some imaginary phenomena...
Today NASA gives a 1 to 4000 chance that a large asteroid could potentially impact Earth sometime between 2169 and 2199. Anyway, such objects as the Chelyabinsk meteor (approximately 20 meters in diameter), which entered Earth's atmosphere in 2013, are considered relatively small. They are not constantly tracked and can hit our planet unexpectedly. According to the scientists, such an event can occur once or twice a century.
First of all, antibiotics should be prescribed only when they are likely to benefit the patient. In their turn, patients should take the antibiotics exactly as their doctor tells them. It is prohibited to take antibiotics for such viral infections as the flu or a cold. You also should not save the prescribed antibiotics for the next time you get sick.
First of all, no government in the world will benefit from nuclear engagement. Possible loses are much higher than possible benefits. To start such a war, an aggressor must be confident of victory... which is almost impossible in the modern world. Any nation which started such a war would attract censure from their own citizens and the world community. Can you imagine what will happen with such a country if their opponent and their allies strike back? In reality, most parties in power don't want nuclear war to happen.
It is impossible to find out exactly why one person develops cancer and another doesn’t. Anyway, certain risk factors may increase one’s chances of developing cancer. First of all, your family history matters. If you have genetic predisposition to cancer, you should get screening tests on a regular basis. Other risk factors for different types of cancer are tobacco, alcohol, sun and radiation exposure, being overweight, lack of physical activity, etc. You can lower your cancer risk by leading a healthy lifestyle.
What are yo afraid of? What do you think about the problems mentioned in the article? Do you believe we are too stressed and anxious these days?
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