Bionic hand allows amputee to 'feel'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A man who lost his left hand in a fireworks accident has described how he could feel things that he had not been able to feel more…

Shivering 'could cause weight loss'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) Shivering with cold may be as effective as exercise at helping us stay slim, new research suggests. Both produce hormones that stimulate the creation of more…

1st death from new H10N8 bird-flu strain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Discovery) A 73-year-old Chinese woman has died from the H10N8 strain of flu that was previously only detected in birds, again raising concerns about viruses that mutate and more…

Go to prison, get Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Being arrested in Chicago for, say, drug possession or assault gets you sent to the Cook County Jail to be fingerprinted, photographed and X-rayed. You'll also get more…

Subway removing yoga-mat chemical from bread

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Subway said it will stop using azodiacarbonamide, a chemical used in the production of foamed plastics like yoga mats and rubber-soled shoes, in its bread. "We more…

Obamacare kills 2.5 million jobs?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) One of the precepts of Obamacare is that all employees ought to have affordable health coverage. That's a laudable goal, but the details have become more than more…