A round up of the Myth-Busters so far!
PM me if you have any ideas or topics you think would make a good myth-buster
How often are people with Asthma hospitalised in the UK?
Spoiler:ShowEvery 8 minutes!
Who is most at risk of developing skin cancer?
Spoiler:ShowIf you have: fair skin, red hair, freckles/moles, previously had cancer, a family history of skin cancer
Which changes to a mole may indicate skin cancer?
Spoiler:ShowIf it changes size, shape, if it bleeds, or itches
How many people have some level of hearing loss?
Spoiler:Show1 in 6. 188,000 in 17 to 29 year olds!
How many people with Autism are employed?
How many people in the UK have a visual impairment?
Answer:Spoiler:Show1 in 30, more detailed stats here!
What proportion of UK 10-29 year olds have both a hearing and visual impairment?
Answer:Spoiler:Show3 in 5000
How many people disclose a mental illness to their university?
Answer:Spoiler:Show1 in 150
How many people are affected by OCD?
Answer:Spoiler:Show12 in 1000 (1.2%)
Which STIs are curable?
Spoiler:ShowClick here for the detailed answer!
How many men experience relationship abuse in their lifetime?
Spoiler:Show1 in 6
How many children under 16 experience bereavement of a parent/sibling?
Spoiler:Show1 in 25
How many marriages end in divorce in the UK?
Answer:Spoiler:Show42% - depends on sources, up to 1/2 in some