Democrat links Keystone XL to cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Sen. Barbara Boxer opened another front on the battle over the Keystone pipeline, arguing that the Obama administration should further delay a permitting decision until more…

Doctors implant lab-grown vaginas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (U.S. NEWS) For the first time in history, scientists have successfully implanted lab-grown vaginal organs in human patients. The organs, grown with the patients’ own tissue, were implanted more…

Sebelius resigns after woes of HealthCare.gov

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Kathleen Sebelius, the health and human services secretary, is resigning, ending a stormy five-year tenure marred by the disastrous rollout of President Obama’s signature legislative more…

Man-turning-woman substitute teacher suspended

by John Griffing -- [caption id="attachment_727121" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Lumberton, Texas, teacher's Facebook posting"][/caption] A school district in Texas that made the news when students were told to wear Muslim burqas as part more…

Is kale killing you?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Beast) With every health trend, every celebrity-endorsed "superfood" and faddish juice cleanse comes inevitable backlash. The irrigation of colons and flushing of kidneys with $10 (and typically more…