Drop those fries! Here comes Obama's food police

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2125805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama enjoys a pile of French fries[/caption]   The Food and Drug Administration is ordering food companies to eliminate trans fats from their more…

Avocados provide clue to fighting cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) — Avocados aren’t just Americans’ favorite fruit; they also may contain a key to fighting leukemia. Molecules derived from avocados have been found to target the stem more…

Obama bans trans fats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="c2MzFwdTrD5ME8-kQkAzGvW05Az4ibRQ" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNN) -- Artificial trans fat will have to disappear from the American diet, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The FDA on Tuesday more…

Florida warns of flesh-eating bacteria at beaches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VhNTFwdToexG0LO4-h0gvR64ft3e2lRN" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CBSNEWS) — A rare, potentially deadly bacteria that lives in warm seawater has infected seven people and killed two so far this year in Florida, more…

Shark-attack survivor gives birth to baby

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="E4OXVvdTr8IDf193EbNjpoJvBmJgV7XI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (LIFENEWS) — In 2003, professional surfer Bethany Hamilton survived a shark attack on the island of Kauai, Hawaii that left her with a severed left more…

Girl, 10, dies after riding Magic Mountain roller coaster

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lmeHZvdTqD-IqMEDau_HXgDtHm8c7VBs" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (LATIMES) — A 10-year-old girl who lost consciousness after exiting the Revolution ride at Six Flags Magic Mountain last week has died, coroner’s officials said more…

2 mistakes destroying Subway's business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="FndzFvdTpEO4F8XYfzhWKVJbjtE6JNp3" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (BUSINESS INSIDER) — For years, Subway ruled fast food. But the sandwich's chain future is looking increasingly bleak. Subway's U.S. sales last year fell by more…

Boy, 11, plays in yard, parents charged with felony

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="NldTFvdTriBbwYceTYUp0nhTd7d39kUI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (REASON) — One afternoon this past April, a Florida mom and dad I'll call Cindy and Fred could not get home in time to let more…

Obamacare personal data at risk from hackers?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5zMjNvdTppN2vY0QVH_jIIMquVBlpXZS" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOX NEWS) A government data warehouse stores personal information forever on millions of people who seek coverage under President Obama's health care law, including those more…