Insurers raise California health-care rates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Despite objections from regulators, health insurers Blue Shield of California and Aetna Inc. are proceeding with double-digit rate increases that state officials said were unreasonable. more…

Chuck Norris beats back the weight

by Chuck Norris -- Chuck, a friend told me that the cocktails of sugar and salt in our snacks keep us running back for more and gaining more weight. What say ye? more…

Former senator bucks Obamacare's demands

by Jack Minor -- Former Colorado Sen. Bill Armstrong, who served in Washington with Ronald Reagan and already has been a party to one lawsuit against Obamacare's abortion mandate, has filed a more…

Lurch toward transgenderism pushed by Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael F. Haverluck The expression "boys will be boys" is no longer true at dozens of America's universities who are offering sex change operations with paid tuition more…

Processed meat 'early death' link

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) Sausages, ham, bacon and other processed meats appear to increase the risk of dying young, a study of half a million people across Europe suggests. It concluded more…

Doctor threatens woman who refuses C-section

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TAMPA BAY TIMES) SPRING HILL — Lisa Epsteen thought she had an advocate for her high-risk pregnancy in Dr. Jerry Yankowitz, chairman of the University of South Florida's more…

Breath test for stomach cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Post) Doctors may soon be able to diagnose (and rule out) stomach cancer in patients using a breath test. Israel and China researchers working at the Technion-Israel more…