Claim: Radiation up 50,000% across America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATURALNEWS) — Beta radiation levels are off the charts at monitoring sites all across North America, according to new reports. But experts are blaming these radiation spikes on more…

Farmers' markets: Salmonella, E. coli present

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INFECTION CONTROL TODAY) — Researchers in Chapman University’s Food Science Program and their collaborators at University of Washington have just published a study on the presence of Salmonella more…

Manny Edwards fights off wilderness injury

by Manny Edwards -- A sprained ankle is the most common injury in athletics and outdoor activities. Manny Edwards shows you how to improvise a wrap for a sprained ankle if you more…

GOP governor backs Medicaid expansion in state

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE TENNESSEAN) In a major policy move, Gov. Bill Haslam has announced the new Insure Tennessee plan, a two-year pilot program that would provide health care coverage to more…

Senate confirms NRA foe as surgeon general

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="pmZ2dicjqe2iMC-AsJdqIPTC6ZWPSkOh" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WASHINGTON POST) President Obama's pick to serve as the next surgeon general was confirmed Monday evening more than a year and half after being nominated, more…

'Nobody is born gay'

by Jack Minor -- [caption id="attachment_1507615" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Billboard by Parents and Friends of Ex-Gays and Gays, or PFOX[/caption] An organization supporting what has been called the least protected of all minority more…

Supremes won't lift block on abortion law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) The U.S. Supreme Court has declined to weigh in on a controversial Arizona law that would have restricted medication abortions. Planned Parenthood Arizona and Tucson Women's more…