Lifestyle

How Many Healthy Years of Life Do You Have Left?

Jeyaraj Vadiveloo, University of Connecticut As the old saying goes, the only things certain in life are death and taxes. While death is inevitable, the...

Here’s What Happens When You Give Up Sugar

Anyone who knows me also knows that I have a huge sweet tooth. I always have. My friend and fellow graduate student...

CDC: Protect Yourself, This Disease Has Reached Record Highs

Which of the following has the CDC reported as reaching an unprecedented high? Measles Ebola STDs Zika Infections Answer: STDs In a recent CDC report STD infections...

What “Treat” Did a Mom Give Her Epileptic Kid That Led to Run-in with...

What "Treat" Did a Mom Give Her Epileptic Kid That Led to Run-in with Child Protective Services? Sugar-free Lollipops Special Brownies Seaweed Shake Pot...

Teacher Snatches Microphone from Boy With Autism During Thanksgiving Play

Update: Caleb shares his newly recorded "gobble gobble" video to thank his supporters. Kent Squires and Amanda Riddles six-year-old son Caleb, who has high...

After 8th Death, Recall Announced

Name of product: Children’s and adult chests and dressers Hazard: The recalled chests and dressers are unstable if they are not properly anchored to the wall, posing...

Guess The Latest Genetically Modified Organism Threat to Hit the Ballots

Guess The Latest Genetically Modified Organism Threat to Hit the Ballots Tomatoes Rice Cows Mosquitoes Answer: Mosquitoes "Voters in one Florida county were at odds on...

Why So Many People Regain Weight After Dieting

Kenneth McLeod, Binghamton University, State University of New York Anyone who has tried to lose weight and keep it off knows how difficult the task...

Will a Coffee a Day Keep Heart Attacks Away?

Clare Collins, University of Newcastle A recent headline in the Australian newspaper claimed “A short black a day can keep heart attack at bay”: American...

Do Poor People Eat More Junk Food Than Wealthier Americans?

Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University and Patricia Smith, University of Michigan Eating fast food is frequently blamed for damaging our health. As...