Voice for impartial judiciary, Robert Bork, 85

by Albert Thompson -- The establishment did not know what to do with him. Friendly, compassionate and gifted with a massive intellect, Robert Bork defined the sophisticated conservative. Probably because of that, more…

All I want for Christmas is my health back

by Lee Hieb, M.D. -- Once again, I am way ahead of schedule. No more last minute rushing about. No more fighting traffic. Thanks to the glory of Internet shopping I can enjoy more…

Court document: Obamacare threatens rights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The court decisions against Barack Obama's "abortion mandate" in the health care takeover approved by Congress and the U.S. Supreme Court are building, and now a petition has more…

U.S. warns eye centers on LASIK ads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SUN-SENTINEL) — U.S. health regulators warned five eyecare providers to stop misleading advertising and promotion of refractive lasers used in eye surgery procedures such as LASIK. The U.S. more…

Study: Facebook could cause obesity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA.CBSLOCAL) — Researchers at Columbia University have learned that using Facebook may be tied to obesity, due to the negative eating habits that could result from frequent visitation more…

Genetically engineered fish swims toward OK

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Government regulators moved a big step closer on Friday to allowing the first genetically engineered animal — a fast-growing salmon — to enter the nation’s food more…

Free-condom dispensers at 22 Philly schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY) — Coming over the holiday break to about a third of Philadelphia high schools: clear plastic dispensers chock-full of free condoms. The dispensers will be placed in more…

UK hospital apologizes for appalling care

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Telegraph) Alexandra Hospital in Redditch is writing to 38 families after a massive legal action that exposed years of bad practice, ranging from nurses taunting patients to more…