Employers push workers to wear fitness trackers

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_667797" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Employers have a vested interest in seeing their employees stay healthy.[/caption] Fitness tracking devices like Fitbit and the new Apple Watch could very well more…

State probes Harper Lee's mental health

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) The doubts arose almost immediately when HarperCollins announced last month that it would release a rediscovered book by Harper Lee: Did Ms. Lee — 88, more…

Report: Homeopathy not effective for treating anything

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Homeopathy is not effective for treating any health condition, Australia's top body for medical research has concluded, after undertaking an extensive review of existing studies. Homeopaths more…

Paramedic takes selfies with dying patients

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo News) A paramedic has been fired for posing in photos with dying patients while on the job in Kirov, Russia. Tatiana Kulikova sparked outrage on social media more…

Mom hides son to escape boy's circumcision

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_1784375" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Heather Hironimus opposes the forced circumcision of her son.[/caption] DELRAY BEACH, Florida – A Florida mother has gone into hiding to protect her son more…