Scientist Create Human-Pig Embyros to Help Provide Organ Transplants

Researchers have created human-pig embryos that they hope will someday result in more transplantable human organs. Ethical?


Zika Fears: Rain from Tropical Storm Colin Could Cause Mosquito “Explosion”

Standing water left behind by Tropical Storm Colin could be a breeding ground for mosquitoes that carry the Zika virus. Florida may be at risk.


Flea from Lake Tahoe Area Tests Positive for Plague

Warning signs have been posted in the Lake Tahoe area after a flea carrying plague was found on a yellow chipmunk, the U.S. Forest Service announced June 6.


7 Plants that Repel Mosquitoes Naturally

If you love working in the garden but find that mosquitoes often ruin it for you, embrace these 8 plants that repel mosquitoes naturally.


Interesting Meat Labels Tell You How Meat Impacts Environment

The Center for Biological Diversity has created its own “extinction labels,” which detail what wildlife you’re endangering when you consume meat.


Baltimore, Other Big Cities Push for Warning Labels on Sugary Drinks

Next week, the Baltimore City Council will consider a bill that will require warning labels on sugary drinks similar to those found on tobacco products.


Double Stem Cell Transplant Improves Childhood Cancer Survival Rate

Children receiving double autologous stem cell transplants are more likely to survive neuroblastoma, a deadly strain of cancer, than those receiving a single stem cell transplant.


The Foods that Protect Your Eyes, Help Prevent Macular Degeneration

Did you know that spinach could build the strength of the macular pigment, a shield against vision loss? Eat spinach for eyesight!


Health Ranger Launches Independent Science Journal to Bypass Medical Corruption

Mike Adams of Natural News has revealed the launch of a new, independent, peer-reviewed science journal called the Natural Science Journal.


Child with Prosthetic Limb Gets Doll Like Her in Viral Video

In this viral video, parents give their ten-year-old girl an American Girl Doll that has a prosthetic right leg, just like her.


Think Twice Before Using a Wire Bristle Brush to Clean Your Grill…

A new study identified more than 1,600 injuries from wire-bristle grill brushes reported in ERs since 2002. Be careful when grilling!


This ‘Sleeping Habit’ is Vital to Memory Formation, Study Says

Researchers report that without the deep sleep of a REM cycle, the brain fails to organize and coordinate spatial and emotional memory.


Hostess Recalls Thousands of Items Due to Peanut Risk

Hostess Brand, which produces the famous Twinkie snack cake, has recalled 710,000 cases of food products over possible presence of peanut residue.


Teen Brings Awareness to ‘Invisible Illness’ with Viral Facebook Post

Nineteen-year-old Aimee Rouski recently had a Facebook post go viral when she showed the world that anyone could be dealing with ‘invisible diseases.’


How Melatonin Could Help Those with Autism

It is reported that more than half of the people diagnosed with autism have insufficient melatonin levels. Could increasing levels provide relief?


Kashi Recalls Bars over Sunflower Seed-Listeria Link

Kashi bars are the latest product to be recalled due to a possible outbreak of listeria in the sunflower seeds they use in some of their foods.


Zika May Be Spread Through Oral Sex

French scientists now believe that it is possible to spread the Zika virus through oral sex, even through simple deep kissing.