Opioid, heroin deaths continue to rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) Newly released data on deaths related to prescription opioids and heroin reinforces the immediate need for the medical community to solve the complex problem of overprescribing controlled more…

More schools serving students their supper, too

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Columbus Dispatch) Many of the students at Kingsley Elementary School in a low-income neighborhood of Los Angeles eat breakfast and lunch provided by the school. For the nearly more…

3,000-mile run across U.S. – a marathon a day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) Twelve athletes will embark tomorrow on an extraordinary feat — to run across the United States from California to Maryland, more than 3,000 miles, completing a marathon more…

Chuck Norris raises red flag over Monsanto

by Chuck Norris -- [caption id="attachment_333009" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Chuck Norris[/caption] There always seems to be something afoot that could possibly threaten our health and well-being. And we generally don't have to look more…

Top Obamacare official quitting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) – The leader of the agency charged with the ObamacCare rollout is stepping down after five years on the job. Marilyn Tavenner, administrator of the Center more…

2 more sue to reverse Obama's abortion mandate

by Bob Unruh -- Two individuals, following in the footsteps of a Connecticut family who fought President Obama over the nationalization of health care and won, have filed their own lawsuits against more…

School kids abandon milk after chocolate banned

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MDnewsdaily) Researchers from the College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan measured milk consumption (plain milk and flavoured milk) by children in a sample of Saskatoon elementary more…

Obamacare questions on tax return? Don't call IRS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5ucW5zcjqlFz2Yy4xdoiBvpztPeMztfI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Associated Press) Filing a federal tax return is about to get more complicated for millions of families because of President Barack Obama's health law. But more…