Health

Former GOP congressman flips on support for gun violence research

I just couldn't stay quiet any longer. Although little is known about gun violence, a few interesting studies have been done, Steven Albert, PhD , of the C...


Possible Proposal for Recreational Marijuana Legalization in MA?

The initiative , which hopes to gain massive support, would allow MA residents aged 21 or older to possess up to 1 ounce of marijuana without fear of law enfor...


Too much stored fat in body makes weight loss process harder

The findings shed light in future treatments for obesity and obesity-induced diseases like metabolic syndrome. In a study involving mice, the researchers disc...


Coli outbreak linked to Chipotle expands to 6 states

The agency reported on Friday that 45 people have been infected with a strain of E. coli in California, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Oregon and Washington. "I...


Peter Jackson teases directing 'Doctor Who' in new video

In the  video  posted below, "Lord of the Rings" and "The Hobbit" director  Peter Jackson  can be seen sitting at a table in his home, polishing numerous Academ...


To Reduce Infant Deaths, Doctors Call For A Ban Of Crib Bumpers

Scheers, the study's lead author and former manager of the CPSC's infant suffocation project. Crib bumpers, those puffy strips of fabric that keep a baby's ...