5 Most Talked About Medical Stories Of The Week

By | Sat, 04/19/2014 - 09:40

The five most talked about stories of this past week include Wu-Tang-Clan affiliated Andre Johnson cutting off his own penis and the first successful replication of adult stem cells.

Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg Marijuana Column Now In The Denver Post

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 17:36

The 58-year-old actress and comedian will be writing a column for the paper's "Cannabist" blog about her personal experiences with medical marijuana.


Portland To Flush Its Entire Water Supply Because One Teenager Couldn't Hold It

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:54

An Oregon reservoir will flush 38 million gallons of water after a teenager was caught on camera urinating into the city's water supply. The city is still deciding whether to charge the teen, seeing as the drainage will cost tens of thousands of dollars.

Comfort dogs

Therapy Dogs Offer Free Hugs At This Year's Boston Marathon

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 16:16

Therapy golden retrievers are often brought in to comfort victims of tragedies like the Boston Marathon, Sandy Hook elementary, or natural disasters like Hurricane Sandy.


Dying Cancer Patient Pleads To Find A New Owner For Her Dog, Sherlock [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 15:42

Patricia Cudd has stage 4 cancer and is pleading for the public's help in finding someone to adopt her best friend, Sherlock, a pit bull mix.


12 Million Americans Are Misdiagnosed Each Year

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 14:48

A new study has revealed that one in 20 patients who visits U.S. doctors' offices or other outpatient settings is misdiagnosed each year. Consequences of these misdiagnoses include serious health problems due to delays in treatment or unnecessary treatment.


Florida Woman Injects Botox In Her Garage, 'Enhanced' With 2 Felonies [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:52

A Florida woman has been arrested after administering cosmetic procedures from her suburban garage without a license.

Valeria Lukyanova

‘Human Barbie’ Valeria Lukyanova Takes No-Makeup Selfie [PHOTOS]

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 12:47

Lukyanova posted a no-makeup selfie on her Facebook page, surprising her fans who are used to seeing her heavily made-up.


New Brazilian Superbug Spread By Skin Contact, Infects Blood

By | Fri, 04/18/2014 - 11:53

A newly identified superbug found in Brazil falls within the methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus class and is thought to spread by skin contact. It has the ability to invade the bloodstream and might affect healthy people as well as sick.


Kale And Quinoa Salad Was A Big Hit At White House Passover Meal

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 16:19

Chef Vered Guttman helped to make this year's White House seder meal for Passover memorable with her healthy twists on traditional Jewish foods.

Robbing a house

Polish Thief Swallows Watches, Forks, Spoons To Hide Stolen Items From Cops

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:31

A Polish thief, apparently in need of mental health treatment, swallowed his plundered goods while running from the cops to avoid prison.

army medic

Rapping Army Medic Teaches Little Girl To Care For Injury With 'Cast Rules Jingle' [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 13:30

An Army medic rapped some home care tips for an 8-year-old girl with a broken foot. Watch him flow in the video here.

Baby born with extra limbs

This Baby Was Born With 4 Feet And 4 Arms [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:25

A baby born with severe defects in China had several extra limbs removed, after a parasitic twin did not form properly in the womb.


2,000 Vials Of Deadly SARS Virus Are Missing, But Researchers Say 'Don't Worry'

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 12:01

The Pasteur Institute In Paris, France, admitted to losing over 2,000 vials containing fragments of the SARS virus. Officials from the laboratory assert that the vials pose no threat to the public.

Christine Michael

NFL Player Asks Autistic Teen To Be His Prom Date [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 04/17/2014 - 11:39

A Texas teen with autism danced the night away with Seattle Seahawks running back, Christine Michael, after he asked to be her date to prom.