Heroin: New England's unlikely epidemic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) In quaint New England towns, where white-spired churches dot a landscape of rolling farmland and leafy forests, local residents and government officials are alarmed over a deadly more…

Stoked: 1st marijuana ads hit TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) The new commercial from MarijuanaDoctors.com might seem to make perfect sense to a medical marijuana patient who has just taken a dose of their medicine. For most more…

2nd baby has been cleared of HIV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Wire) At an AIDS conference in Boston on Wednesday, scientists revealed that an aggressive treatment procedure begun just hours after birth had cleared a newborn of HIV. more…

Midwife fired for refusing to do abortions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A fight is heating up in Sweden after a hospital fired a qualified midwife and other employers refused to hire her because she won't do abortions. The case more…