Can people grow horns (and other bizarre questions doctors are asked)

Can people grow horns (and other bizarre questions doctors are asked) | UPDATED: 21:01 GMT, 29 September 2012 Have you ever wondered if chocolate really does give you spots, or just how much of our brains we actually use In an extract from his new book of weird and wonderful health trivia, writer DAVID HAVILAND reveals the answers to these questions, and other bizarre facts from the world of medical science.

Eating too much cake can make you hairy

Eating too much cake can make you hairy: The unlikely causes for excess body hair Excess hair was rated just behind weight gain for body dissatisfaction More than half of all women are concerned about excess body hair, according to a report published by market research company Mintel last month. In the online survey of more than 2,000 women, excess hair was rated just behind weight gain for body dissatisfaction. It’s estimated that one in ten of us suffers from excess facial and body hair.