Creative Endeavors On Off Days Boost Workplace Performance

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 20:00

People who don't really enjoy their job may find that they can still perform well if they spend some time partaking in creativity activities during their days off.


Boo! Added Sugar Will Sneak Up On You [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 16:46

Though added sugars are common in fruit juices and candy, they're also present in some of the foods you'd least expect.


The Future Is Pretty Bleak For Our Kids, If You Ask Adults In Developed Countries

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 16:05

A survey of over 16,000 people in 20 countries found that many in developed countries don't believe today's children will have better futures.

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Fertilization Mystery Solved: The 'Juno' Protein Connects Egg To Sperm

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:30

While much is known about human fertilization, scientists only recently discovered the binding proteins that connect egg to sperm.

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Google's Microcamera Contact Lenses May One Day Help The Blind

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 13:29

Recently published patent applications show that Google is planning to develop a set of contact lenses containing a mini camera capable of analyzing the world around us, and helping the blind.


5 Everyday Foods That Are Dangerous To Your Health

By | Wed, 04/16/2014 - 08:30

While most of us are already protected from these foods' substances, it might incline you to see the risks you're taking every time you bite into these everyday foods.


A New Era Of Grass Allergy Treatment: FDA Approves Grastek

By | Tue, 04/15/2014 - 12:39

The FDA's approval of Merck's Grastek ushers in a new era of grass allergy immunotherapy, as it's the second medication to be approved for grass allergies this month.


MERS Virus Hits Middle East Hard Once Again

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:35

The Middle East is experiencing a surge in MERS infections, with two deaths being reported out of Saudi Arabia and Yemen seeing its first.

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Chinese Herb Shows Promise As Rheumatoid Arthritis Treatment

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 18:30

People have used traditional Chinese medicine for thousands of years, so it's no surprise that an herb known as the Thunder God Vine shows promise in treating rheumatoid arthritis (possibly) better than current medications.


Here's What 2,000 Calories Looks Like With The Foods You Love [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 14:20

We always hear that we should eat only about 2,000 calories per day. But exactly how much is that when it comes to our favorite foods?

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Doctor Jailed For Waterboarding Stepdaughter Shines Light On Torture's Effects

By | Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:56

A pediatrician was sentenced to three years in prison Friday for waterboarding his young stepdaughter. However, it's unclear whether he knew about the physical and psychological effects he was dealing her.


Daytime Napping Linked To Early Death, But Is It The Cause?

By | Sun, 04/13/2014 - 18:46

A new study finds that people who nap for over an hour during the day were more likely to die prematurely, but are naps the cause of death?

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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.


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.

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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.