ebola

CDC Releases Update On Current Ebola Outbreak Status

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 17:37

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has announced the virus is not likely to spread beyond the already affected area, but the outbreak may last several more months.

Andreja Pejic Transgender Model Switches Into Female Industry

Vogue Model Andreja Pejic Announces Transgender Surgery

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 15:30

Transgender model Andreja Pejic has switched from the male fashion industry exclusively into women's fashion.

Businessman holding his stomach in pain

Man With Stomach Pains Finds Out He's A Female On Her Period

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 14:24

Chen, a married Chinese man with stomach aches and blood in his urine, was told by doctors he was actually a menstruating female.

Fist Bump

Handshakes Are Classic, But You Should Fist-Bump Whenever Possible

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 13:41

Handshakes may be the most traditional way to say hello, but they are also one of the easiest ways to pass bacteria. A new study shows that fist bumps and high-fives may be much better.

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Which Countries Smoke The Most Marijuana?

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:41

An annual drug report by the United Nations reveals various drug trends around the world, including which countries smoke the most marijuana.

Alex Pring

3D-Printed Prosthetic Arm Allows 6-Year-Old To Hug Mom For The First Time

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 12:19

Six-year-old Alex Pring can finally hug his mom and climb a tree thanks to electrical, mechanical, and civil engineers from the University of Central Florida.

Rescued Swimmer

What Actually Happened To All Those People On Venice Beach? [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 11:23

A beautiful day at Venice Beach turned horrifying when lightning struck the water and injured more than a dozen beachgoers and caused the death of a young man.

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Two Americans Infected With Ebola While Working In Liberia [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 10:56

Two American health care workers stationed in Liberia have reportedly fallen ill with the Ebola virus, but news of lower mortality rates brings new hope of survival for all those infected.

Race And Ethnicity Is Less Likely To Increase Your Risk Of Impaired Cognition Later In Life

Read A Book Today For Better Memory Tomorrow

By | Sun, 07/27/2014 - 19:51

Ethnicity has long been thought to have an impact on cognitive impairment later in life, but a new study finds that it might actually be the level of intellectual stimulation one has had during childhood.

HPV Vaccine Not Taken Seriously-CDC

More Teens Need To Get The HPV Vaccine: CDC

By | Sun, 07/27/2014 - 16:05

The CDC says that HPV vaccination rates are "unacceptably low," despite seeing a slight increase last year.

Male Shift Workers Are More At Risk For Type 2 Diabetes

A Consistent Work Schedule Keeps Diabetes Away

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 17:08

Chinese researchers found in a new study that shift workers are more prone to developing type 2 diabetes, due to their shifts encouraging unhealthy habits.

Wyatt Scott

Canadian Baby Who Can't Open His Mouth Celebrates 1st Birthday [VIDEO]

By | Sat, 07/26/2014 - 11:08

Young Wyatt Scott recently celebrated his first birthday, despite having a rare disorder that keeps him from opening his mouth, and threatening his life.

Fungo Brothers

How To Get Fit Like Hercules, With The Rock And Jimmy Fallon [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 18:42

The Rock and Jimmy Fallon work up a sweat in their "Fungo Brothers" fitness skit on the Tonight Show.

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21 Million Residents In Lagos, Nigeria Are Officially At Risk Of Ebola Exposure

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 17:03

The Ebola outbreak has officially spread to the African megacity of Lagos, putting 21 million residents in danger of contracting the life-threatening virus.

Shocking Video Of Fainting Spells Goes Viral

Watch These Entertaining On-Camera Fainting Spells [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 07/25/2014 - 16:12

Fainting can be uncomfortable and pretty embarrassing, especially if it's caught on camera. A new video compilation shows quite a few people who fainted on live television.

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