Israeli shrub can treat diabetes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Times of Israel) Israeli researchers have found that a plant that grows in Israel, as well as in other parts of the Middle East, is effective in treating more…

Nanny FDA poised to ban trans-fats

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2107155" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The FDA is poised to ban trans-fats.[/caption] The Food and Drug Administration is poised to announce new bans on artificial trans-fats, and regulatory watchdogs more…

California OKs vaccine mandates for kids

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2106685" align="alignright" width="300"] California lawmakers are poised to do away with religious exemptions for vaccinations.[/caption] Lawmakers in California pushed aside parental protests and passed a measure that more…

GOP votes to repeal country-of-origin labeling on meat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FmdXBsdTrKH9wKj-h0h0vu6sWbjE1BWr" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] WASHINGTON (AP) — Under threat of trade retaliation from Canada and Mexico, the House has voted to to repeal a law requiring country-of-origin labels on more…

Disabled protesters demand Princeton fire famous prof

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_2104575" align="aligncenter" width="599"] Protesters at Princeton University June 10 called for the resignation of Professor Peter Singer (Courtesy Pennsylvania Not Yet Dead)[/caption] About 70 disability-rights activists marched more…

Pregnant mom sucks snake venom from 4-year-old

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1uMDlsdTpZQB0LsnreNmafQ4t1JxIKaT" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOX40) — A Folsom family had quite the scare when their young son was bitten by a rattlesnake while walking along a bike trail. Acting more…

World's 1st birth from child's ovary

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A woman has given birth after doctors restored her fertility using frozen ovary tissue removed in her childhood, in a world first which could give hope more…

Murder charge dropped in abortion-pill botch

by -NO AUTHOR- -- ALBANY, GA (WALB) - The Dougherty County District Attorney said he has dismissed the murder charge against Kenlissia Jones, whose five-month fetus was delivered after she took an 'abortion more…