France: Now illegal to be 'excessively thin' model

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MASHABLE) Models looking for work in France will now have to pass an examination that deems them healthy, following legislation that passed France's National Assembly Thursday. The law, more…

Veterans blame 'burn pits' for illness

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NPR) In 2008, Army Reserve Capt. LeRoy Torres returned home to Robstown, Texas, after a tour in Iraq. He went back to work as a state trooper with more…

Eye movement linked to Alzheimer's

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) Chile's Biomedical Neuroscience Institute neurologists say they've found a key to diagnosing Alzheimer's disease early, even before memory loss and other symptoms develop. Researchers believe they can more…

Pro-life activist now in hunt for public office

by Bob Unruh -- During the 2012 election, a pro-life, pro-marriage Christian activist joined a team calling Christians to pray for guidance regarding their voting. Since then, Janet Porter has been working more…

Chuck Norris runs toward benefits of walking

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_333009" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] The proclamation couldn't have been any clearer or the source more credible: "We are a nation of walkers." The statement, you may more…