Contraceptive pill 'doubles glaucoma risk'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Women who take the contraceptive pill for more than three years are twice as likely to suffer from glaucoma, a leading cause of blindness, a study more…

Joan Jett kicked off Macy's Thanksgiving float

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Rock star Joan Jett was removed from a parade float representing South Dakota in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade after ranchers protested her appearance, saying she's more…

Doctors: Kids under 2 'should avoid all screen time'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xxcTBmaDqeKdVOS4z5e5NOoIYTMD906c" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (BALTIMORE.CBSLOCAL) — Tablets and toddlers: A warning for parents of tech-savvy children. The American Academy of Pediatrics says children under two should avoid all screen more…

Mystery syndrome leaves many in serious pain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9neDBlaDprkx6SX2zM60gTOrqd3_26Ve" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (NEWYORK.CBSLOCAL) — Imagine waking up to pain that is so debilitating that it prevents you from walking. It’s happening to a growing number of people more…

Superbugs to erase century of medical advances?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Drug-resistant "superbugs" represent one of the gravest threats in the history of medicine, leading experts have warned. Routine operations could become deadly "in the very near more…

Will this court case shatter Obamacare?

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_399303" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="The United States Supreme Court"][/caption] The Obama administration may be alarmed over the dismal number of people signing up for Obamacare, the rising health-care more…

Proof of Obamacare's intentional deception

by Aaron Klein -- Editor’s note: This is the second WND report investigating the Herndon Alliance, the group behind the marketing of Obamacare. The first article, which exposed Herndon’s ties to many more…

Thousands of doctors dropped from health plans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — UnitedHealth Group dropped thousands of doctors from its networks in recent weeks, leaving many elderly patients unsure whether they need to switch plans to continue seeing more…

CDC: High-schoolers go for hookah smoking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — Fewer American high-school students smoked cigarettes in 2012 compared to 2011, according to a study released Friday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But, more…