Obamacare already sending costs through roof

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GAINESVILLETIMES) — There may never have been a law more misnamed than the Affordable Care Act. President Obama's health overhaul law already is driving up health insurance costs more…

Shift workers harming themselves?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDICALNEWSTODAY) — The editors of a leading journal suggest that the poor diet of shift workers should be considered an occupational health hazard. They argue that working patterns more…

Health giant won't hire smokers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PENNLIVE) — Warning: Tobacco can be hazardous to your job search. Geisinger Health System, which employs 15,000 people, says it no longer will hire people who use tobacco. more…

Administration hiding IDs of dangerous doctors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Buried deep in a federal database is Practitioner No. 222117, perhaps the most frequently disciplined doctor in America. This doctor has been accused of violating drug laws, prescribing more…

Breastfeeding flash mob at Target

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KHOU) — Mothers from around the country plan to support a Friendswood mom who says she was harassed at a Target store for breastfeeding. More than 100 different more…

Step away from the mince pie ...

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A bite of a mince pie here, an extra helping of pudding there... It all seems so innocent at the time. But as the calorific Christmas more…

Rabbis: Healing is possible for same-sex attractions

by Bob Unruh -- In a stunning formal statement that directly confronts Barack Obama's presidency-long campaign to promote and normalize homosexuality, a coalition of Orthodox rabbis and respected mental-health professionals says being more…

Israeli researchers develop cancer 'cluster bomb'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Israeli medical researchers say they have developed a new technique for blasting cancer tumors from the inside out which reduces the risk of the disease returning after treatment. more…

Feds: Ban all cell-phone use while driving

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GOOGLE) — Texting, emailing or chatting on a cellphone while driving is simply too dangerous to be allowed, federal safety investigators declared Tuesday, urging all states to impose more…

August babies 'more likely to quit school at 16'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Children born in August do significantly worse in exams than classmates born 11 months earlier at the beginning of the academic year, a landmark study shows. more…