Chuck Norris gives parents an allergy 'gut check'

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_187559" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] Before the adoption of the mechanical dishwasher by the general public in the 1950s, "doing the dishes" had a whole other meaning. more…

Boy gets real 'bionic arm' from Iron Man

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) Tony Stark never imagined his bionic suit would earn the superhero title of “Iron Man” (because technically, the suit is titanium alloy). Tyler Petresky, director of more…

Infected Ebola worker arrives in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) An American healthcare worker infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone landed in the United States Friday for treatment at a specialist unit in Maryland. The unidentified more…

Employers push workers to wear fitness trackers

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_667797" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Employers have a vested interest in seeing their employees stay healthy.[/caption] Fitness tracking devices like Fitbit and the new Apple Watch could very well more…

State probes Harper Lee's mental health

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) The doubts arose almost immediately when HarperCollins announced last month that it would release a rediscovered book by Harper Lee: Did Ms. Lee — 88, more…

Report: Homeopathy not effective for treating anything

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Homeopathy is not effective for treating any health condition, Australia's top body for medical research has concluded, after undertaking an extensive review of existing studies. Homeopaths more…