Kids driven to school are slower learners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — It is common sense that children who walk or cycle to school have a lower risk of obesity than those shuttled to and fro by car. more…

Tea's benefits 'even more promising'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DENVERPOST) — A tea timeout is my favorite way to de-stress a day. It feels so civilized to relax with a warm cup of jasmine-scented green tea or more…

The stigma of hidden schizophrenia epidemic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — Henry Cockburn was diagnosed with schizophrenia in 2002. Until then, his father Patrick, The Independent’s award-winning foreign correspondent, knew next to nothing about the illness. But more…

Obamacare headed back to Supreme Court?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VjYng5NzpvKfauem6J8N9Yw2-feBolkD"] Critics of Obamacare believed hopes of the Supreme Court striking down the key provisions of the federal health-care takeover were dashed when the individual mandate was more…

Santorum: Treaty threatens U.S. sovereignty

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – Former Sen. Rick Santorum, a former GOP presidential candidate and the father of a handicapped child, joined Sen. Mike Lee, R-Utah, in denouncing the United Nations more…

Student gets 12 years for making lethal drugs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GRAND FORKS HERALD) — A federal judge Monday sentenced Wesley Sweeney, 18, to 12½ years in prison for his confessed role in providing synthetic hallucinogens that led to more…

City warns of cell-phone link to cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOCAL10) — The city of Pembroke Pines wants its residents to know that cell phones could be dangerous and linked to cancer. A newly-passed resolution was inspired by more…

Man chokes to death in roach-eating contest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TAMPA.CBSLOCAL) — A Florida man choked to death after downing dozens of live roaches during a contest earlier this year in which the grand prize was a python, more…

Study: Female porn stars not 'damaged goods'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MEDICAL DAILY) — A group of researchers have debunked the stereotypical portrayal of female porn actresses as "damaged goods" who go into the X-rated industry because they suffer more…

The tales of Fala, Willie and Telek

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON - As the 75th anniversary of World War II approaches, a new book reveals the hidden history of some of America's most powerful leaders. Amazingly, it exposes more…