A Child’s Autism Risk May Increase With Exposure To These Pollutants

By | Sat, 10/25/2014 - 17:51

A new study has identified two air toxins as potential risk factors for autism.

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Homeland Security Watchdog Questions Its Readiness To Fight Ebola

By | Sat, 10/25/2014 - 15:48

The chief Homeland Security watchdog produced an audit that slammed the department for not being on top of its pandemic response, including dropping the ball on outdated supplies.


Ebola Has Been Around For Longer Than You'd Think

By | Sat, 10/25/2014 - 13:37

Researchers were able to identify Ebola’s viral family, Filoviruses, in fossils dating back millions of years ago.

ebola Sold For $200K In Bizarre Acquisition By Marijuana Company [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:56

Not only has been sold to a Russian weed company, but the owners believe that marijuana can actually be used to treat the deadly virus.

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KFC's New Double Down Is A Heart Attack On A Fried Chicken Bun [PHOTOS]

By | Fri, 10/24/2014 - 14:05

KFC's heinous new creation is the Zinger Double Down King, featuring a burger in between two pieces of fried chicken.

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Moderate Alcohol Consumption May Boost Your Memory If You’re Older Than 60

By | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 18:00

Researchers found that alcohol could be good for your memory — if consumed in moderation, of course.


The Fish You’re Eating Might Have Antibiotics In It

By | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 16:23

Researchers found traces of various antibiotics in popular seafood that’s sold in the U.S., arguing that this might contribute to the development of resistant bacteria.


This Strongman Eats Up To 20,000 Calories A Day [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 10/23/2014 - 12:44

Heavyweight lifter and strongman Robert Oberst describes what it’s like to eat up to 20,000 calories per day, in order to prepare his body for intense workouts.


Ebola Halloween Costumes: Definitely Too Soon [PHOTOS]

By | Thu, 10/16/2014 - 08:53

People are re-purposing their "Breaking Bad" hazmat suit costumes from last year into Ebola protective gear costumes.

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ER Crowding Decreases After The Formerly Uninsured Get Insurance

By | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 16:09

A new study finds that while Obamacare may initially increase the number of emergency visits among previously uninsured patients, it will eventually even them out and even cause a decline.


CDC Develops New Enterovirus 68 Test Hoping To Prevent Future Child Deaths

By | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 13:45

The CDC has developed a better test to diagnose children with enterovirus 68 within days.

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Why We’re Motivated By Uncertainty [VIDEO]

By | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 19:01

Uncertainty in goals might be more motivating than having a clear-cut goal in mind.

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Facebook, Apple Now Paying Female Employees To Freeze Eggs

By | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 17:51

Tech companies trying to boost their benefits to keep committed employees are now offering to cover the costs of egg freezing for female workers.

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Google Lets You Talk To A Doctor Online Over Video Chat, For Free

By | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 14:38

Google’s new doctor video trial will allow users to discuss their symptoms over the Internet with real doctors.


Putting Work And Family First, Many Parents Skip Their Workouts

By | Sat, 10/11/2014 - 16:39

Both mothers and fathers feel guilty when they choose to exercise instead of spending time with their family.