ER use of narcotic painkillers up almost 50%

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) More and more Americans are being prescribed powerful narcotic drugs when they visit the emergency department for problems such as low back pain or a pounding more…

Snail-venom drug has 100 times morphine's power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Move over, morphine. Someday, we may be turning to carnivorous snails for our pain-killing needs, a study suggests. Australian researchers have found that a drug made more…

China 1-child policy warning taken to U.N.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A leading opponent of China's one-child policy – which includes forced abortions – is warning the United Nations that the communist nation has not "eased" its policy as more…

War on women? When men force abortion

by Bob Unruh -- As the Supreme Court considers whether the government can force Christians to violate their faith and fund abortifacients under Obamacare, a Texas organization that has been uncovering the more…

Tell Obama what you think about abortion

by Alyssa Farah -- WASHINGTON, D.C. – President Obama, Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, members of Congress and other key government officials will be hand-delivered empty red envelopes as a more…

New glitch discovered in Obamacare website

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Philadelphia Inquirer) Nearly six months after the disastrous launch of Healthcare.gov, with the website running smoothly and more than five million people signed up as open enrollment heads more…