Citrus Fruits, Antioxidants Help Stop Obesity-Related Chronic Diseases, Study Says

Researchers in Brazil have found that eating a diet high in citrus can help to lower the risks of diseases related to obesity.

New Inhaler Developed to Protect Lungs Against Air Pollution

In the wake of toxic levels of pollution, scientists have developed over the counter inhalers to help protect lungs from the worst of it.

Doctors in Canada Get the Green Light to Prescribe Heroin

Doctors are now able to prescribe medical-grade heroin to severely addicted patients who haven’t been able to get clean via other methods.

Archaeologists Find a 3,000 Year Old Burned Dinner

Archeologists in Denmark have happened upon a 3,000 year old pan of burned cheese that someone tossed in an ancient trash heap.

France to Become First Country to Ban Disposable Plastic Cups and Plates

France is set to be the first country in the world to ban non-biodegradable plastic cutlery, but many companies are opposed.

Eggo Waffles Recalled Due to Listeria Contamination

The Kellogg company has recalled 10,000 cases of waffles after finding the listeria bacteria in their production facility.

Extreme Couponer Plans to Feed 30,000 People by Her 30th Birthday

A Virginia woman who has already fed more than 5,000 people with food insecurity has a goal of feeding 30,000 people by her 30th birthday next September.

Prominent Group of Pediatricians Warn: Codeine is not Safe for Children

A leading group of pediatricians warned this week that codeine should never be used in children for pain relief or as a cough suppressant.

How True is the ‘5 Second Rule’ When You Drop Food on the Floor?

A new study finds that the five second rule is total bunk. Instead the type of food you drop on the floor is much more important.

Uh Oh: FDA Finds Glyphosate Herbicide in U.S. Honey

FDA testing has revealed that U.S. honey is contaminated with the herbicide glyphosate, including a very popular brand marketed as 100 percent all-natural.

215 Million Gallons of Radioactive Water Threaten Drinking Water in Florida

A sinkhole has been leaking radioactive water into Florida’s drinking supply, and the company responsible has concealed it for weeks.

Study Finds 90% of Dust Samples from Homes Packed with Toxins

New research shows that household dust is packed with toxins from regular household items and cleaning products, causing unknown health damage.

Video: Man Saves Miracle Kitten on Busy Russian Highway

Cat proves it has 9 lives by dodging traffic on a Russian highway for several minutes before being scooped up by a benevolent stranger.

Belgian Minor First to Be Given Euthanasia Rights

The first terminally ill Belgian minor has died due to doctor-assisted suicide, a program that those under 18 were approved for 2014.

Biotech Giants Bayer and Monsanto Sign Mammoth Merger Agreement

Last week, Bayer acquired Monsanto for a whopping $66 billion. The merger will likely mean higher seed prices for farmers and higher food prices for us.

Good News: Healthy Diet for Kids may Help Improve Reading Skills

According to a new study, a healthy diet in the first 3 years of school is linked to enhanced reading skills in children.

Light Beams May Replace Electricity in Heart Beat Disorders

A team of scientists have found that beams of light can help replace electric shocks for patients who suffer from potentially fatal heart rhythm disorders.