Diet Pepsi quietly changes sweetener

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — NEW YORK (AP) — Diet Pepsi is quietly changing its sweetener ahead of a major rebranding of the soft drink set for next month. The change more…

Doctors fight ban on mercury in vaccines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) In a move likely to stoke an already raging debate over the safety of the vaccines routinely given to children, America’s largest organization for pediatricians is more…

Watching porn tied to short-term memory loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LASVEGAS.CBSLOCAL) — Watching excessive amounts of online pornography can adversely affect a person’s short-term memory and decision-making ability. In the first study of its kind, German scientists linked more…

Doctors: Too many marathons can kill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Doing too many marathons could kill you, doctors have said in a stark warning about the dangers of taking too much vigorous exercise. Fitness fanatics should more…

Iran making anthrax at secret plant

by Reza Kahlili -- Russian scientists have helped Iran master four microbial agents for bombs, which the Islamic regime has used to arm 37 launch-ready missiles so far, sources have revealed. The more…

Watching out for government's 'other purposes'

by Steve Elwart -- Editor's Note: This article opens a series on smart meters and the technology that critics fear could allow utilities and government to monitor how and for what reason more…

Proof that beer goggles work on mirrors?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — A third of men think they become more attractive when they've been drinking alcohol - but only one in eight women agrees. The survey shows that more…

Experts: No link between Asperger's, violence

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) — NEW YORK (AP) — While an official has said that the 20-year-old gunman in the Connecticut school shooting had Asperger's syndrome, experts say there is more…