Obama proposes brain-mapping project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama on Tuesday proposed an effort to map the brain's activity in unprecedented detail, as a step toward finding better ways to treat more…

Texas doubles down against Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) doubled down Monday in his opposition to expanding Medicaid under President Obama's healthcare law, even though opposing it could cost his state $90 more…

Woman's 'suicide' spotlights forced sterilization

by Drew Zahn -- A woman's death, reportedly from hanging herself in a Chinese family-planning office, has thrown a spotlight on the country's pitiless forced-sterilization policy and the lengths the government will more…

Congress takes sneaky action on your food

by Steve Elwart -- With a rising global population and less arable land available for cultivation, scientists have been looking for ways to obtain more and better food supplies, and many believe more…

Radical increase in kids prescribed Ritalin

by Garth Kant -- More than a decade after a national scandal regarding the over-prescription of Ritalin and similar drugs to millions of American children diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or more…

Father kills dog to retrieve son's finger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=24685326&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=320&width=425" height=320 width=425 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (BRADENTON) — How far will a father go to help his young son out of danger? Luis Brignoni, 41, more…

Sleep disorder makes people see 'demons'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — When filmmaker Carla MacKinnon started waking up several times a week unable to move, with the sense that a disturbing presence was in the room with more…

Wife loses baby, 'dies from broken heart'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — A GRIEVING husband believes his wife died from a broken heart after learning their baby was stillborn. Lindsay Clift, 29, suffered a heart attack and collapsed more…

CDC: 1 in 5 boys diagnosed with ADHD

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Nearly one in five high school age boys in the United States and 11 percent of school-age children over all have received a medical diagnosis more…