Kitchen Cutting Boards Often Contaminated With Dangerous Bacteria

Drug-Resistant Germs Found On Kitchen Cutting Boards

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 19:06

As many as 3.5 percent of household cutting boards are contaminated with dangerous bacteria, the result of exposure to raw poultry.

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Facebook May Cause Women To Develop Eating Disorders

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 18:43

Women who spent more time on Facebook looking at friends' photos were more likely to have problems with their own body image as they compared their friends' bodies to their own. Researchers are now saying this puts them at risk for eating disorders.

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Vine Video Shows Toddler Smoking Marijuana [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 16:48

A Vine user uploaded a video showing a child smoking marijuana to the chagrin of Internet users, who are now demanding the parents be jailed.

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Gummy Bear Sex Sends Couple To ER [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 16:07

A Tennessee woman thought it would be sexy to let her boyfriend melt a giant gummy bear on her chest during sex, but instead it led to a trip to the ER.

Narcissists More Likely To Cheat — Surprise

Sexual Narcissists More Likely To Cheat — Unsurprisingly

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 15:56

Surprise, surprise, surprise! Sexual narcissists are more likely to cheat on their spouses.


Twitter Will End Your Relationship If You're Not Careful

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 16:54

Increasing use of social media in everyday life is leading many people to focus more on their Twitter account than their partner, putting them at risk for heartbreak.


Is Homeopathy Bogus Or Is This Report Junk Science?

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 16:50

A new Australian study, sponsored by the country’s National Health and Medical Research Council, finds homeopathy to be ineffective for treating 68 conditions.

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4 Weird Celebrity Hair And Skin Care Regimens [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:01

Some people might be called weird for the things they do to maintain health, but celebrities are in on the weirdness, too. Here are three of them.

Amphetamine Abusers Less Likely To Develop ADHD

Adderall Abusers Are Least Likely To Need The Med

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 13:21

People most prone to abusing Adderall are also the least susceptible to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, the condition for which it's commonly prescribed.


Is That Honey You're Eating 100% Pure? FDA Issues New Labeling Guidelines

By | Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:52

Honey is a sweet, nutritious natural sweetener, but labels often go without saying whether you're about to buy pure honey or honey with added sugar. Now the FDA is calling for clearer labels.

Glucosamine Extends Life In Laboratory Mice

Glucosamine Mimics Low-Carb Diet To Extend Lifespan By 10%

By | Tue, 04/08/2014 - 16:28

The nutritional supplement glucosamine, used to treat diabetes, may help to prolong life by mimicking the low-carb diet.


The Deaf-Blind Can Now Access Technology With iCanConnect [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 04/08/2014 - 15:25

Tools that give deaf-blind individuals basic access to telecommunication devices are expensive. A pilot program from the FCC, however, hopes to provide more individuals with these tools.

Sleep Crucial To Early Learning, Application Of Patterns

We Sleep To Remember, From Infancy To Adulthood

By | Tue, 04/08/2014 - 14:20

Sleep plays a crucial role in learning for infants and children, new research shows.

Severely Obese Children Growing In Number

‘Severe Obesity’ Problem Growing In American Children

By | Mon, 04/07/2014 - 17:22

Move over obesity: Now comes the "severely obese," an emerging category of Americans with body mass indexes 120 to 140 percent higher than their peers.

Stress Response Influences Teen Driving Behavior

Dangerous Teenage Drivers Aren't Stressed Out Enough To Be Careful

By | Mon, 04/07/2014 - 16:00

Teenage drivers with a "higher response" to the stress hormone cortisol are involved in fewer motor vehicle crashes and near-misses, a Canadian researcher finds.