Girl, 5, drinks hand sanitizer at school

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A five-year-old girl was left close to death after she drank an entire bottle of hand sanitizer at school. Her case is the latest in a more…

Feeling down? Blame it on Blue Monday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — How are you feeling today? Chances are, not that great... Because this morning you woke up on what has come to be known as ‘Blue Monday’ more…

Professor seeks mother for cloned Neanderthal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) They're usually thought of as a brutish, primitive species. So what woman would want to give birth to a Neanderthal baby? Yet this incredible scenario is more…

What's really at stake with Obamacare

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Editor's note: The following is an open letter to the Republican governor of the state of Iowa, Terry Branstad. Fifteen states have passed laws (three by constitutional amendment) more…

Solar flares closing in on Earth

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – The massive sunspot identified as AR1654, which is spewing solar flares, has scientists saying that a portion of a coronal mass ejection is expected to brush more…

Parents 'tried to exorcise daughter, 10'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A couple living in Sweden have been charged with child abuse for trying to exorcise their daughter at age 10 because they thought she was a more…

Breast cancer 'switch' discovered

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE AGE) — Australian researchers have found a ''genetic switch'' that has the potential to open up new treatments for breast cancer. The switch allows scientists to change more…

Bill Gates: I have no use for money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Having already given away $28bn, Bill Gates intends to eradicate polio, with the same drive he brought to Microsoft . He speaks to Neil Tweedie. William more…