25,000 starving children in North Korea

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) About 25,000 children in North Korea require immediate treatment for malnutrition after a drought cut food production by a fifth and the government reduced rations, Unicef has more…

Cure for Type 1 diabetes found?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A cure for Type 1 diabetes is a step closer after scientists managed to halt the condition for at least six months thanks to insulin-producing cells. more…

Choke: Hillary suffers massive coughing fit

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2874414" align="aligncenter" width="589"] Hillary Clinton[/caption] Democrat front-runner Hillary Clinton had a coughing fit on Monday that will do little to quell rumors the former U.S. secretary of more…

STDs soar in Los Angeles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise across the nation, but the problem is particularly acute in Los Angeles County. Not only does the county have more…

WHO: 'Alarming' number of obese kids

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At least 41 million children under the age of five are obese or overweight across the globe, with numbers rising most rapidly in more…

D.C. policeman dies shoveling, as blizzard kills 29

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2872254" align="aligncenter" width="600"] At least 29 died during the blizzard.[/caption] Twenty-nine people were reported dead during the weekend blizzard on the East Coast, including a Washington, D.C., more…