Court smacks down 'defamed' congressman's lawsuit

by Bob Unruh -- A federal appeals court has dismissed a former congressman's defamation complaint, ruling there was truth in a campaign billboard message proposed by a pro-life organization during the 2010 more…

Chuck Norris pumps up power of coffee

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_333009" align="alignright" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] Last week, I discussed the importance of recently-released findings by the federal government's Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee, the pre-eminent body in shaping more…

Sheriffs sue Colorado over legal marijuana

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Sheriffs from Colorado and neighboring states Kansas and Nebraska say in a lawsuit to be filed Thursday that Colorado's marijuana law creates a "crisis of conscience" more…

FDA warns against 'keepsake' ultrasounds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) There is no doubt that ultrasounds provide doctors with vital information about the condition of an unborn child. As the images get clearer -- and three more…

12 patients prepare for rare 6-way kidney transplant

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KPIX-TV) Twelve patients are preparing to participate in a rare, two day, six-way paired kidney donation transplant at San Francisco's California Pacific Medical Center. The six couples involved more…

Study: LSD could be used to treat depression

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Psychedelic drugs could prove to be highly effective treatments for depression and alcoholism, according to a study which has obtained the first brain scans of people more…