FIRST DEATH IN A SPATE OF VAPING SICKNESSES REPORTED BY HEALTH OFFICIALS

An Illinois patient has died after suffering lung-related illnesses from vaping, although federal officials disclosed few details about...

IN DEFENSE OF SEA GULLS: THEY'RE SMART, AND THEY CO-PARENT, 50/50 ALL THE WAY

Besides, if people weren't such slobs, gulls would never have learned about French fries.

 
 
 

SIGNIFICANT MOTHER

Beth was my ex-stepmother, but “mother” was still a part of her title. Could I share a home with her?

THIS DAILY PILL CUT HEART ATTACKS BY HALF. WHY ISN'T EVERYONE GETTING IT?

‘Polypills' of generic drugs may dramatically reduce heart attacks and strokes in poor countries, a new study suggests. Some experts...

 
 
 

IN CUBA, A ‘HIDDEN' ZIKA OUTBREAK

The mosquito-borne virus spread through the island in 2017, but global health officials failed to sound the alarm.

SOAP, DETERGENT AND EVEN LAXATIVES COULD TURBOCHARGE A BATTERY ALTERNATIVE

Researchers are trying to develop options to lithium-ion and other batteries in a quest for quick bursts of power and extended energy...

 
 
 

HOW TO HELP YOUR CHILD STUDY

Regardless of a child's age or challenges, parents can encourage sound homework routines for a successful start to the school year.

OVERCOMING FEAR OF FLYING IN THE BUMPY SKIES

Turbulence is a natural occurrence and should be expected - not dreaded. The trick is to learn to go with the flow.

 
 
 

THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES' NEW CLOTHES

A physical and psychological trial, cancer also poses the ongoing challenge of finding apparel for bodies altered by treatment.

CASES OF VAPING-RELATED ILLNESSES RISE TO 153 IN 16 STATES

The C.D.C. said serious respiratory problems were reported in the past two months, though it remained unclear whether vaping nicotine...

 
 
 

OPIOID TREATMENT IS USED VASTLY MORE IN STATES THAT EXPANDED MEDICAID

The states with the highest Medicaid prescribing rates for the anti-craving drug buprenorphine - Vermont, West Virginia, Kentucky,...

THEIR MOTHERS CHOSE DONOR SPERM. THE DOCTORS USED THEIR OWN

Scores of children born through artificial insemination have learned from DNA tests that their biological fathers were the doctors...

 
 
 

EXERCISE MAY BOOST MOOD FOR WOMEN WITH DEPRESSION. HAVING A COACH MAY HELP

How the “runner's high” might be used as a tool to treat depression.

HOW MANY STEPS SHOULD YOU TAKE A DAY?

Fitness trackers have bolstered the case for even light exercise. The persistent mystery, though, is which movements matter most.

 
 
 

HOW MEDICINE BECAME THE STEALTH FAMILY-FRIENDLY PROFESSION

Female doctors are more likely than other professionals to have children and keep working. The reasons offer lessons for other jobs.

TOUCH FOOTBALL, SOLD AS SAFER, NOW REQUIRES A HELMET

A Texas program for high schools mandated soft-shell helmets after serious injuries occurred during incidental contact.

 
 
 

RECURRING URINARY TRACT INFECTIONS VEX READERS

Hundreds of readers shared their experiences with drug-resistant U.T.I.s, many describing deep frustration with persistent, painful...

THE KETO DIET IS POPULAR, BUT IS IT GOOD FOR YOU?

Low-carb, high-fat eating can lead to weight loss, but scientists debate the long-term effects on health.

 
 
 

BUTTERFLIES AND THE SALT OF THE EARTH

The insects love mud puddles. Here's why.

THE THICK GRAY LINE: FOREST ELEPHANTS DEFEND AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE

If the species is wiped out by poachers, Africa's vast rain forest will lose 7 percent of its carbon storage ability, scientists estimate.

 
 
 



Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pancreatic cancer and received radiation treatments...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pancreatic cancer and received radiation treatments; too bad Google and YouTube are censoring all the cancer cures that really work

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pancreatic cancer. Multiple media sources are now reporting that she recently underwent three weeks of radiation treatment... Read more ...

The Problem With Vacation Re-Entry Is That Everything Is Just Like I Left It

The Problem With Vacation Re-Entry Is That Everything Is Just Like I Left It

I spent a week at the beach doing next to nothing. I would have done absolutely nothing had I not had an antsy teenager that occasionally insisted we leave the beach to do... Read more ...

The long trail of dead bodies false flags that follow around Bill Hillary...

The long trail of dead bodies false flags that follow around Bill Hillary Clinton the globalists wherever they go point to unimaginable corruption and gargantuan cover-ups

“The decedent shot himself in the back of the head seventeen times with a long-barreled, single shot shotgun. A clear case of suicide.” No one with over two brain cells... Read more ...

Your Dog May Be Leading You to a Healthier Heart

Your Dog May Be Leading You to a Healthier Heart

Researchers found that compared with people who had no pets, dog owners tended to have fewer risk factors for heart disease: They got more exercise, and had healthier diets and... Read more ...

Elite athletes have high rates of oral disease despite brushing their teeth more

Elite athletes have high rates of oral disease despite brushing their teeth more

Researchers at The University College London blamed athletes' heavy use of sports drinks, gels and bars which can be high in sugar. Many athletes endorse such products. Read more ...

Pollution causes rates of angioplasties to spiral, say scientists

Pollution causes rates of angioplasties to spiral, say scientists

Doctors at the University Hospital in Krakow used data from nearly 16,000 patients who had undergone the operation, which is often dished out as an emergency surgery to treat a... Read more ...

This Best-Selling Jacket Is The Perfect Way To Make Back-To-School Feel Cool...

This Best-Selling Jacket Is The Perfect Way To Make Back-To-School Feel Cool Without Breaking The Bank

The first day of school is stressful AF. The cliques, the stares, the silent judgement. And that's just the moms! Luckily, when it comes to the kids, there's an easy way to... Read more ...

Cerebral Palsy: Improving Function, Independence, and Quality of Life of...

Cerebral Palsy: Improving Function, Independence, and Quality of Life of Affected Individuals

Cerebral palsy is among the most prevalent movement disorders in children. Experts from various streams share their expertise and summarize new research aimed at maintaining... Read more ...

New Method Helps Detect Unreported Zika Outbreaks

New Method Helps Detect Unreported Zika Outbreaks

Using travel data and infections diagnosed in travelers plus viral gene analysis, scientists have been able to uncover a hidden Zika outbreak in Cuba in 2017, that went... Read more ...

Computer Model Could Be Used To Test New Sickle Cell Medications

Computer Model Could Be Used To Test New Sickle Cell Medications

Sickle cell disease medication can be now tested using new computer model which mimics the way red blood cells become misshapen. Read more ...