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Best Body Ever - Day 16 (Men's Health)

Men’s Health and Matt Shirvington reveal the workout and diet program that will transform how you look and feel

Senate Passes Bill for Better Sunscreen

2 hours agoHealth : Healthland

A highly anticipated bill that could bring more sunscreen ingredients to market has passed

Two really cool food-based detox programs

3 hours agoHealth : Well Good NYC

Monday is the fall equinox—AKA the big-deal day to start a detox. And these two really cool "cleanse coaches" in New York want to help you make the most of it.

‘SO HELP ME GOD’ NO LONGER PART OF AIR FORCE OATH

The oath of the U.S. Air Force no longer contains the words “so help me God.” Previously, the Air Force gave airmen the option to self-omit the words when taking the oath. But now it’s been omitted altogether.

PRE-DAWN TERRORISM RAIDS IN AUSTRALIA

Hundreds of heavily armed Australian Federal Police conducted pre-dawn raids in Brisbane and suburbs of Sydney in search of terrorists or terrorists sympathizers. This comes in the wake of the government raising the terrorism threat level in Australia to high.

MAN ARRESTED FOR KILLING HIS 5 CHILDREN

A Lexington, SC man is in custody, charged in the killing of his five children. He told cops he was afraid the kids were going to kill him, chop him up and feed him to the dogs. He was arrested during a checkpoint stop in Mississippi. Cops there noticed blood in the car. He later […]

The 25-Minute Treadmill Workout That Kicks Celebs Into Shape

4 hours agoHealth / Fitness : FitSugar

The celebrity secret to shaping up in not a lot of time? Hard-core treadmill intervals that blast fat and burn tons of calories. That's why celebs like Kim Kardashian, Jessica Biel, and Amanda Seyfried are just a few famous faces who...Show More Summary

ANOTHER NFL PLAYER BUSTED

More bad publicity for the NFL. Another NFL player has been arrested on assault charges. This time it’s Jonathan Dwyer, running back for the Arizona Cardinals.

'Magic Mushrooms' Show High Success Rate for Smoking Cessation

4 hours agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Though a small study, researchers found that taking psilocybin can have a positive effect on quitting smoking.

Fetal Stem Cells and Muscle Regeneration

4 hours agoHealth / Aging : Fight Aging

The types of stem cell that can be extracted from accessible fetal tissues such as the umbilical cord and amniotic fluid are somewhat different to both adult stem cells and embryonic stem cells. Ultimately all of these various sources...Show More Summary

VEGAS NAMED IN ISIS TERROR THREAT

Las Vegas is one of the cities mentioned in an on-line post threatening terrorist attacks. A post by a group which claims allegiance to the terrorist group ISIS. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police say they are aware of the threat and are urging residents and visitors to remain vigilant.

Goodbye pap smear, hello urine test? Cervical cancer screenings could be in for some change.

4 hours agoHealth : The Checkup

It may be a little too soon to officially say goodbye to the pap smear (or good riddance), but we may be getting closer to a time when it is no longer the frequent and unpleasant experience that it is for some woman. Read full article >>

University of Kentucky Research Explores STXBP5 Gene and its Role in Blood Clotting

Two independent groups of researchers led by Sidney (Wally) Whiteheart, PhD, of the University of Kentucky, and Charles Lowenstein, MD, of the University of Rochester, have published important studies exploring the role that a gene called STXBP5 plays in the development of cardiovascular disease.

Wellness Living Laboratory (WELL) to be First-Ever Research Study to Examine Impacts of Dietary and Lifestyle Habits on Wellness and Healthy Aging

A new, first-of-its-kind research study was announced today that will analyze how changes in diet and lifestyle can impact long-term wellness and contribute to healthy aging. The study is being conducted by the Stanford Prevention Research Center and funded through a $10 million unrestricted gift from the Amway Nutrilite Health Institute Wellness Fund.

FSMB CEO Dr. Humayun Chaudhry Elected Chair-elect of International Medical Regulatory Group

Humayun Chaudhry, DO, President and CEO of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), was elected Chair-elect of the International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities (IAMRA) during the organization's recent biennial meeting in London. Show More Summary

HOUSE PASSES BILL TO TRAIN FREE SYRIAN ARMY

They are calling them “moderate rebels” and they want to train and equip them. The House has passed a measure that begins that process. And that means the Free Syrian Army will undergo training by the U.S. military once the measure is, as expected, passed by the Senate. The Congress then goes on a long […]

Endocrinologist Recommends Weighing Risks, Benefits of Testosterone Treatment

U.S. Food and Drug Administration advisers will make a recommendation today on testosterone-replacement therapy for men and the potential risk of heart attacks associated with its use. Loyola University Health System (LUHS) endocrinologist Norma Lopez, MD, is available to comment on this. Show More Summary

HOUSE PASSES BILL TO AUDIT FEDERAL RESERVICE

  The House of Representatives has, for the second time, passed a bill that calls for an audit of the Federal Reserve. This time the measure, which was originally introduced by then-Congressman Ron Paul, had far more Democratic support than the previous vote. But Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is not likely to allow it […]

Dachel Media Update: Selling Vaccines Like Soap

By Anne Dachel Read Anne's commentary and view the links after the jump. The Dachel Media Update is sponsored by Lee Silsby Compounding Pharmacy and their OurKidsASD brand. Sept 16, 2014, Harvard Gazette: Panelists see communications gap on vaccines Sept...

6 Ways Technology Is Changing the Way We Name Babies

Post by Jodi Meltzer. How addicted are you to your laptop and/or smartphone? Most moms are slaves to technology; they're lifelines on days when the kids are extra draining, when you want to talk politics over poop, when you need to connect...Show More Summary

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