Flesh-eating bacteria in saltwater kills man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SARASOTA (FOX 13) - One person in Sarasota County has died from “flesh-eating bacteria,” officials there confirmed Tuesday. According to a spokesperson with the Florida Department of Health in more…

New blood test may detect all types of cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A revolutionary blood test that could detect any type of cancer has been developed by British scientists. It is hoped the breakthrough will enable doctors to more…

Never be without a fire

by Manny Edwards -- How do you start a fire if your butane lighter runs out of gas? Manny Edwards demonstrates several easy techniques using everyday materials (and some not-so-everyday materials) for more…

Dating site matched wrong people as experiment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — Dating website OKCupid has revealed that it experimented on its users, including putting the "wrong" people together to see if they would connect. It revealed the more…

Ebola: 'It's close, it's at our front door'

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1091955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Ebola fatality Patrick Sawyer was planning on coming home to visit his daughters in August[/caption] Patrick Sawyer, the infected man who boarded an international more…

Planned Parenthood 'overbills to boost profits'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY SIGNAL) For the third year in a row, an annual report by Alliance Defending Freedom discovered widespread waste, abuse and potential fraud by Planned Parenthood on the more…

Could Ebola sneak across U.S. border?

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1089345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Ebola virus under magnification[/caption] The Ebola virus presents a particularly nasty way to die. "Early symptoms of the disease include … sudden fever, more…

Freak lightning strike injures 13

by -NO AUTHOR- -- VENICE, LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- A 20-year-old man was killed and another critically injured after lightning struck Venice Beach on Sunday, the Los Angeles Fire Department said. Firefighters more…

2,500 Ground Zero workers have cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) More than 2,500 Ground Zero rescuers and responders have come down with cancer, and a growing number are seeking compensation for their illnesses, The Post more…