Latest Ebola fear: Safety of lab equipment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) When physicians at the Nebraska Medical Center got their first Ebola case in September, they knew they'd rely heavily on sophisticated blood-test machines to monitor the more…

Chuck Norris finds hidden drugs in 'supplements'

by Chuck Norris -- Research published in The Journal of the American Medical Association has confirmed what has long been hinted at – that there are a shocking number of supposedly all-natural more…

Pentagon struggles with pot-smoking soldiers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Two years after Colorado and Washington legalized marijuana for recreational use, the military community is struggling to reconcile the state laws with its outright ban while more…

CDC boosts stockpile of Ebola protective gear

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is increasing its national stockpile of protective gear for U.S. hospitals handling Ebola patients after a "sudden increase" more…

Stem cell 'breakthrough' for Parkinson's

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC NEWS) Stem cells can be used to heal the damage in the brain caused by Parkinson's disease, according to scientists in Sweden. They said their study on more…

Minnesota monitoring 48 for Ebola – 12 go missing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Minneapolis Star-Tribune) Forty-eight travelers who have returned to Minnesota from Ebola-stricken nations in West Africa are being monitored by state health officials for 21 days to make sure more…

U.N. blames rich nations for Ebola outbreak

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1201595" align="aligncenter" width="596"] WHO Director General Margaret Chan and Assistant Director General for Health Security Keiji Fukuda.[/caption] NEW YORK – The United Nations World Health Organization appears more…