Tagged With Gonorrhoea

For 137 years the creators of Listerine have been claiming the mouthwash can cure gonorrhoea.

Researchers at Monash University in Melbourne decided to finally test it out (because no one else ever had, apparently), and preliminary results show the century-old claim may have legs, after all.

Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.

One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.

For 137 years the creators of Listerine have been claiming the mouthwash can cure gonorrhoea.

Researchers at Monash University in Melbourne decided to finally test it out (because no one else ever had, apparently), and preliminary results show the century-old claim may have legs, after all.