Israeli soldier gets prison for eating pork

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBSNEWS) — A U.S.-born Israeli soldier is deep in the mud after pigging out during training. The military sentenced the soldier to 11 days in prison for eating more…

Feds go into hiding on key vaccine facts

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2072895" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A government website scrubbed some data about vaccines.[/caption] The government agency in charge of posting updated information about court cases involving vaccinations has suddenly more…

Obamacare hikes on the way

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="czdG5ndTqExEY8YK5GqU2R1RKIOuxA18" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Health insurers across the United States say would-be patients and clients should expect rate increases in the next year – and that some of those more…

Pentagon mistakenly mails Canada anthrax

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="BkcG5ndTqwsgg7s0ISe21Eyg9z0xbZIy" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Defense officials admitted the Pentagon didn't just send live anthrax spores to 28 facilities in the United States and to an Army base in South more…

Food chain cuts breakfast hours due to egg shortage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="M1dTRndTr-XE8UNrj_jRpCqMmiVHXw03" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (HOUSTON CHRONICLE) — The nights of ordering honey butter chicken biscuits at 2 a.m. are at an end, at least temporarily. Whataburger announced on its more…

Is sleep the cure for Alzheimer's disease?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Sleepless nights don’t just affect your memory the next day. They could raise your odds of developing Alzheimer’s. Researchers believe that poor sleep allows a memory-robbing more…

Cancer-drug combo 'shrinks 60% of melanomas'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hzcjRndTqGIxMlRghbfv4iqJTMrncYG8" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BBC) — A pair of cancer drugs can shrink tumours in nearly 60% of people with advanced melanoma, a new trial has suggested. An international more…

Killing HIV's sugar intake 'kills its growth'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TORONTOSUN) — A groundbreaking study reveals that starving HIV of sugar prevents it from reproducing. Scientists at Northwestern Medicine and Vanderbilt University say that after the virus invades more…