Guarding Against Deadly Blows to the Chest in Kids’ Sports

Jack Crowley was 15 when a baseball hit him in the chest and stopped his heart. The Long Island teen survived thanks to a...

5 natural sleep aids

Sleep restores us. And not getting enough of it can put us at greater risk of heart disease and cancer. Sleep even makes us...

5 hidden dangers summer can pose to pets

As people head outdoors to enjoy the summer weather, one of the ways many choose to do so is by spending time with their...

Monsanto’s Superweeds

Monsanto’s Superweeds Saga Is Only Getting Worse You’d like to think there are certain types of corporate malfeasance that really only exist in the realm...

Infant’s head reattached following internal decapitation

In a remarkable achievement of modern medicine, surgeons have managed to reattach the head of a toddler that became separated from his neck in...

Federal dietary guidelines put spotlight on sugar

According to this: "A newly released set of federal dietary guidelines has brought renewed and timely focus on reducing sugar intake. For the first time, the...

Health effects of using portable electronic devices studied

The Department of Rehabilitation Sciences of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) and the Hong Kong Physiotherapy Association have jointly conducted a study on...

Halloween Safety and Controlled Substances

Well it's nearly that time of year again to participate in the time honored Halloween tradition of costumes, parties, and Trick-or-Treating. Going door to...

France is the first country to ban all plastic plates and cups

At least according to this article on Mashable. Which in essence says that: "France banned plastic bags in July, a move other countries have also made,...