Patients can Decide their Method of Colon Cancer Screening

Experts say that there is no one screening method that is superior to another for colorectal cancer. leaving it up to the individual to decide the method.


New Automation Technologies are Revolutionizing Farming

Technological advances are changing farming in a variety of ways, but not all technologies that can be used should be used.


First Case of the Plague in the United States for 2016

It has been confirmed that a 16-year-old New Mexico boy is suffering from the first confirmed case of the Plague of 2016.


IARC: Coffee NOT Carcinogenic, but Scalding Hot Beverages Probably Are

The World Health Organization (WHO) says drinking coffee is probably not carcinogenic, but drinking scalding hot coffee probably is.


New Guidelines Detail How Much Sleep Kids ‘Really Need’

New sleep guidelines give parents a better idea of how much their babies, younger children, and teens should be sleeping.


FDA Approves Stomach Pump Device for Weight Loss

A FDA recently approved a new weight loss device which lets patients dump some of their stomach contents before the body absorbs it.


Teen with Autism Receives 10,000 Birthday Cards

Hallee Sorenson, who has autism, spent her 18th birthday in sorrow. But for her 19th birthday, she was sent over 10,000 birthday cards.


Migraines Could Be a Sign Your Body is Missing THIS

In an analysis of 7 previous studies, researchers found that young migraine sufferers are more likely to have vitamin deficiencies.


Moms Launch Food Pantry Tailored for Kids with Allergies

A year after its grand opening, an allergen-free food pantry in Kansas is thriving and helping families cope with the costs of special diets.


FDA Warns Whole Foods Over “Serious Violations”

In a letter dated June 8, the FDA warned Whole Foods that unsanitary conditions and practices had been discovered in one of its food prep facilities.


Kellogg’s Issues Recall for Several Popular Snacks

Those with a peanut allergy should be warned that Kellogg has now recalled several of their snacks due to undeclared peanut residue.


New Machine Turns Food Waste into Energy

An Israeli company, HomeBioGas, has created a portable machine that turns food waste into renewable energy for cooking or electricity.


Science Says Eating Protein can Make You Feel Fuller Longer

Science has shown once again that eating a diet rich in protein creates feelings of satiety that help people feel full longer.


Myth Busted: Beards are Cleaner than a Baby-Bottom Smooth Face

Antimicrobial bacteria found in some beards may be effective against multi-drug-resistant strains of bacteria, giving beards an advantage over no-beard.


Turmeric for Cancer? Study Says the Spice Shows Promise

Combined with chemotherapy, curcumin (turmeric extract) is effective in fighting cancer; but studies suggest that curcumin works better when used alone.


Man Lives 555 Days Without a Heart

A 25-year-old man lived 555 days without a heart by carrying around a machine to keep his body going in a backpack.


FDA: Here is Why People are Now Abusing Anti-Diarrhea Medication, Imodium

The US Food and Drug Administration has warned that many people are now taking to the anti-diarrhea medication, Imodium, to help curb cravings for opiates.