25 things mortal danger which people clearly underestimated
Most people are well aware of what is deadly. So, all know exactly what sharks and plane crashes are extremely dangerous. But in fact is a chance that the person go astray at times more cars than the fact that he will die in the air. Thus, the real danger of people underestimate.
1. Simultaneous use of alcohol and paracetamol
Themselves (of course, in moderation) these things are not really dangerous, but if you mix them just right to call an ambulance.
Every year many people fall into the hospital after the fights with injuries. And it is worth remembering that any hit in the face or on the head - it's a chance to be put behind bars on charges of manslaughter.
3. SMS-correspondence while driving
Even the most professional drivers will not have time to react to sudden danger, for a couple of seconds distracted by SMS.
Driving a car - one of the most dangerous things that people do every day. Drive a car - much more dangerous than flying on an airplane.
5. Do not go to the dentist with a toothache
If you do not go to the dentist when a toothache, but simply do painkillers, there is a risk that the infection will develop.
6. Do not vaccinate
One of the reasons that in the last 100 years has significantly increased life expectancy, is that there were a vaccine against diseases that previously devastated entire countries.
When sunburn dramatically increases the likelihood of skin cancer. Not even in the sun, and in the solarium body responds to exposure to ultraviolet radiation, producing more melanin.
8. Deadly Cinnamon
Just one teaspoon of cinnamon powder can kill a person. It absorbs all the liquid in the mouth, which can lead to blockage of the airways (because it becomes impossible to swallow). Capsaicin, one of the components in cinnamon (as it is in the chili) can penetrate into the lungs, which will further complicate the situation.
9. The seat
If sit for an extended period of time (such as during long flights), this can lead to the formation of blood clots in the legs, which can then penetrate into the heart, causing a heart attack.
10. Electrical work
If a person does not have the necessary qualifications, he should not mess around with the wiring. Even 220 volts - more than enough to kill a person.
Although all are aware that motorcycles are more dangerous than cars, few people imagine how they are more dangerous. But doctors are often called the bikers "future organ donors."
People often do not realize that ordinary domestic herbivores may kill a person as quickly as the large predators.
Drowning - one of the main causes of death among young people.
Along with smoking, obesity is one of the worst things for the body. Most preventable diseases could be avoided if the stop smoking and keep weight at a normal level.
15. Not attending physicians
Those who live in a country with low-cost and affordable medicine, you should definitely contact a doctor in case of illness than something more serious than a cold.
16. Air pollution
People tend to underestimate how much unhealthy is the inhalation of dusts in the air. Often, life in major cities is detrimental to health.
17. Drinking too much alcohol
Aside from the obvious health hazards, there is another danger - the disabled, you can choke on vomit.
More specifically, it is about between about acne in corners of the mouth and nose. Infection with the skin surface in these areas may spread to the brain and cause diseases such as meningitis.
19. The inhalation of paint vapor / petrol
This applies to almost any chemical. Inhalation it for a long time may lead to cancer and brain damage.
Before you jump into the water, you need to be absolutely sure that under the feet of deep water. A lot of people are paralyzed each year, damaging his neck in shallow water.
21. Do not sleep
Insomnia is actually even worse effect on the ability to common sense than alcohol. Moreover, it may be broken mental health.
22. Hiding under the overpass by a tornado
This myth is actually caused a lot of unhappiness. In fact, to fall face down in the lowest point of the series (for example, in the ditch) and covered his head.
23. Stroking someone else's head dog
Some dogs may then grab the hand, as if the dog's scruff As for something that they did not see an animal that means domination over him. It is much better to give the dog sniff his hand in front of it. Once she realizes that the man is not a threat and lick his hand, can be ironed on the head.
24. Dull blades
Usually people think that the only dangerous sharp knives. But when you cut something with a dull knife, it is necessary to put a lot more effort. And if this knife slips ...
25. Swimming in the ocean
People swim in the ocean, they are afraid of sharks. But there is a much greater danger - the flow and ebb / flow. Swimming in the ocean, it is necessary to swim perpendicular to the flow direction (usually, this means - parallel to the coast).