Horrific dangers of 'bath salts' explained

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!Health) The "cannibal" attacker who gnawed off another man's face in Miami is suspected to have been high on a dangerous street drug called "bath salts." Police say more…

NYC mayor blasts sugar-ban critics

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg offered a full-throated defense of his proposed ban on large-size sugary sodas on Friday, calling criticism of the proposal "ridiculous" and more…

Mission Possible: Saving 1 million lives

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The substantial financial contributions and dedication of just one man, Dr. Jim Garrow, have saved the lives of some 45,000 Chinese girls who otherwise would have been "set more…

Military moms in uniform breastfeed in ad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Shine!) At a time when breastfeeding in public is already controversial, pictures of two military moms doing so while wearing their uniforms is sparking outrage. The photo is more…

House rejects sex-selection abortion ban

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) House Republicans lost an attempt to pass legislation making it a federal crime to carry out gender-based abortions. In a campaign year when Democrats are accusing Republicans more…

Classmates cheer on boy with cerebral palsy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (COLUMBUS DISPATCH) By the second lap, Matt Woodrum had slowed down. The fifth-grader with cerebral palsy clearly was in pain. 'You’re not stopping, are you?' his gym teacher more…

Tattoo removal booms in slow job market

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Dr. Jen Mundt of Delete Tattoo Removal in Phoenix said she sees about 20 to 22 people a day looking to remove their tattoos for prospective jobs. “The more…

NYC to ban super-sized sugary drinks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) New York City plans to enact a far-reaching ban on the sale of large sodas and other sugary drinks at restaurants, movie theaters and street more…