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Jimmy Fallon raises awareness about horrifying injury called ring avulsion

The Tonight Show host talks about his bout with ring avulsion, a finger injury that looks and sounds like something from a horror movie. We Googled it so you don't have to and trust us, you don't want to either.

By July 16, 2015


NBA star blames iPhone 6 for elbow injury

Technically Incorrect: Matt Bonner, a free agent who played last season with the San Antonio Spurs, believes that the iPhone 6's bigger size has hurt him and affected his shooting percentage.

By July 6, 2015


FITGuard alerts athletes of potential head injuries

This mouthguard lights up if you get hit and helps you decide when to get medical treatment.

By January 6, 2015


How do you type 'goal' in Spanish? Can you say 'repetitive stress injury'?

Facebook's data team reports that World Cup watching users are having quite the O-gasms when they post news of goals.

By July 2, 2014


Bruising pants help Paralympians locate injuries

A specially designed pair of pants uses pressure-sensitive film and dye packs to help athletes who can't feel pain find where they have been injured.

By June 19, 2014


A cure for blindness? Stem cells may hold the key

A 60-year-old is the first person in a test to see whether the foundational cells can help reverse a vision problem called macular degeneration. Early results should arrive in December.

By September 29, 2015


Tourist reportedly dies at Taj Mahal while taking a selfie

Technically Incorrect: A Japanese tourist was, according to an eyewitness account, taking a selfie and then fell down the stairs at the famous monument, the BBC reports.

By September 18, 2015


Medieval skeleton tangled in tree roots unearthed in storm

An ancient tree in Ireland topples over to reveal an even more ancient skeleton caught up in the roots.

By September 14, 2015


Driver posing for selfie crashed into tree, police say

Technically Incorrect: A Maine man had seven people in his car. He still allegedly needed to pose with them for a photo.

By August 31, 2015


Watch Usain Bolt get mowed down by cameraman on Segway

Technically Incorrect: You always thought Segways were dangerous, didn't you? The gold medal sprinter thinks they're deadly.

By August 27, 2015