Court: Government can force chemo on teen

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1577275" align="aligncenter" width="591"] Jackie Fortin's daughter, Cassandra, was forced to undergo chemotherapy by the state of Connecticut/Photo: Jackie Fortin[/caption] Should a 17-year-old Connecticut girl with Hodgkin's lymphoma more…

9 measles cases linked to Disneyland

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="c2ZWlvcjp8mnDovvBGczAwAqAiZ1v6Ua" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) Some recent visitors to Disneyland left the fabled theme park with a souvenir they won't soon forget: measles. Public health officials in California and more…

Sun activity at birth determines lifespan?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HEALTH24) — Could the sun be your lucky – or unlucky – star? In an unusual study, Norwegian scientists said people born during periods of solar calm may more…

'Imaginary meal' pill makes you feel full

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — An "imaginary meal" pill is the latest weapon developed by scientists to fight obesity. The pill tricks the body into thinking it has consumed a large more…

Surprising details on alcohol poisoning

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Alcohol poisoning kills more than six people each day in America, according to a new report from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released more…

Manny Edwards takes wicked weapon into wilderness

by Manny Edwards -- Manny Edwards reviews the ESEE 5, an extremely rugged survival knife designed for fighter pilots. It has a glass-breaker pommel, tough micarta handle, a quarter-inch thick razor-sharp blade more…

Harvard faculty furious over Obamacare hikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xqMTducjqXsxHI5Ugpom7CC7DKDwYADt" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (TWITCHY) Get your tiny violins out and prepare to play a sad song at the pity party of the week: For years, Harvard’s experts on more…

U.S. ski team prospects killed in avalanche

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Two of America's brightest young ski prospects were killed Monday when an avalanche struck the Austrian Alps slopes where they were training for an international competition. more…

Boehner profits from Obamacare stocks

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Since the passage of Obamacare, House Speaker John Boehner has been dogged by critics pointing out his investment portfolio has benefited from owning insurance and more…