BBC ban: Yes, we have no bananas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Staff at the BBC’s new London headquarters have been told to stop eating bananas at work because one member of staff is allergic to them. Posters more…

Are you living close to 'cancer generator'?

by Steve Elwart -- Many people are concerned about devices that generate RF radiation, such as cell phones, but now looming as a possible health threat are the related cell towers and more…

Solar storm aftermath? $2 trillion in fixes

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – It was in January 1994 that two Canadian telecommunications satellites blanked out during a major sunburst while in geosynchronous orbit and communications were disrupted nationwide. While more…

Hospital drills prepare for chemical attacks

by Michael Carl -- Israeli hospitals are scheduling regular training sessions so they can respond quickly to a chemical-weapons attack, according to a religious group working in Israel. Jewish Voice Ministries International more…

'No global warming for 16 years'

by John Griffing -- The attendees at the recent global "climate" conference in Doha, Qatar, most of them highly influential and powerful in their home countries, were treated to a special address more…

Health insurers raise rates by double digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Health insurance companies across the country are seeking and winning double-digit increases in premiums for some customers, even though one of the biggest objectives of the more…

Flu infections sweep America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — The U.S. has been hit with a particularly aggressive early flu season this year with widespread reports of the illness across the country, hospitalizing 2,257 people more…

Get angry, live longer?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Can losing your cool be good for you? According to a new German study, people who express their anger live two years longer, on average, than more…