Health-care laws on tap now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The full implementation of the new health-care laws won't be complete until 2014. But some provisions are kicking in now, including a new tax on many this year more…

Woman, 25, trapped in body of girl, 12

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) — A 25-year-old woman is trapped in the body of a 12-year-old and is appealing to medics to help cure her rare condition. Kate Quinn is more…

Drinkers should have 2 'dry' days a week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Drinkers should have two alcohol-free days every week, according to a group of MPs who claim existing guidelines give the false impression that daily indulgence is more…

Breast-implant scandal firm also made testicles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.com.au) — The French company at the center of the breast-implant scandal also made male chest and testicle implants using the same tainted silicone gel. The male implants more…

Gym ad uses Auschwitz to promote weight loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) — A Dubai gym's promotional campaign that used an image of a Nazi concentration camp has ignited a firestorm of criticism. The picture shows more…

Brain drain starts at age 45

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK DAILY NEWS) — The mental decline associated with aging starts as early as 45 — about 15 years sooner than previously thought, according to a ground-breaking more…

Prayer chains find strength in numbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) — Grace Homeyer is only 13, but has prayers to last her a lifetime. Grace is on the Prayer Chain at First Presbyterian Church, something her more…

Church puts the spirit in weight loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AKRON BEACON JOURNAL) — Lolly Marzulli is making healthier choices these days, thanks to her church family at Trinity United Church of Christ. The Akron, Ohio, congregation is more…

Peanut allergy kills girl at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) — The death of a 7-year-old girl at school from a peanut allergy has raised questions about a school's responsibility in treating kids with food allergies. more…