Whitewater Center Where Teen Contracted Deadly Amoeba Closes

The U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte, North Carolina has indefinitely suspended all water activities due to a girl dying from a brain-eating amoeba.


Veterans Given Free Dental Care This Month for Servicing Country

On June 25th, Aspen Dental practices all across the United States offered veterans free dental service, giving many of them a much-needed cost-free service.


Mystery Drug Causes 3 Deaths, Several Overdoses

Officials report that a deadly mixture of street drugs are being sold, causing people to become extremely ill and in several cases, die.


British Man Says He Diagnosed His Own Cancer

A British engineer, located in Hull, United Kingdom, has said that he had to diagnose himself with cancer after his GPs failed to do so on nine separate occasions.


2nd Texas Man Infected with Flesh-Eating Bacteria in 2 Weeks

Another Texan has been diagnosed with a flesh-eating infection caused by bacteria in the ocean; this is the second such case in two weeks.


Study: WHEN You Eat is as Important as WHAT You Eat

A review of several studies suggests that people should stick to 3 meals a day, eat together with their household, and maintain a regular eating pattern.


Two Women Diagnosed with “Smartphone Blindness”

Looking at a smartphone with just 1 eye could leave you temporarily blind in that eye, but your vision should come back within a few minutes.


Texas Woman Undergoes Jaw Surgery, Wakes Up with British Accent

Lisa Alamia underwent jaw surgery for an overbite in the end of 2015. But when the Texas-born raised mother of three woke up, she had a British accent.


Recent Scientific Step Could Lead to HIV Treatment, Scientists Say

Scientists have isolated powerful HIV antibodies, possibly allowing us to soon prevent and even destroy HIV before its devastating effects take hold.


Teen Dies from Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba

On June 19, an 18-year-old teen from Ohio died after contracting an infection caused by a rare brain-eating amoeba.


Dad Gets Matching Tattoo of Son’s Cancer Scar

Josh Marshall won St. Baldrick’s Foundation #BestBaldDad Contest for childhood cancer for going bald and getting a tattoo resembling his son’s brain surgery scar.


This Baby Born with His Brain Outside His Skull Will Inspire You

The odds were stacked against a little boy who was born with his brain outside his skull, but he is triumphing, thanks to a groundbreaking procedure.


Intelligent Robot in Russia Makes Great Escape…Again

A Russian robot with artificial intelligence escaped for a SECOND time this week, and now its handlers are thinking of scrapping it.


Ten Pregnant Women in Dallas Have Suspected Zika Cases

Ten pregnant women in the Dallas area are suspected to have Zika, though none of them have developed it from a mosquito bite while in Texas.


Diabetes Drug Fights Alzheimer’s – Is It All Hype?

Some UK news outlets are saying medications used for diabetes could stop the effects of dementia, but the National Health Services is warning the public against the hype.


Researchers Discover “Chatty” Gene that Makes People Socialble

Researchers have discovered a “chatty” gene that makes people more sociable. Scientists say it could lead to new treatments for autism and other social disorders.


New App Offers Birth Control Without Doctor Visit

Women may now be able to order birth control from their local pharmacy or even straight to their home address by simply using a new app.