Right now 2,000 tons of meat from endangered fin whales is being shipped to South Africa en route to Japan from Iceland. Greenpeace has called on* the South African government to refuse port services to the shipment.
There is a nearly 1,200-mile-wide desert of abortion providers stretching from the western boarder of Idaho to the eastern boarders of North and South Dakota. Across this five-state expanse, the total number of cities that offer any form of abortion...
It has been revealed by numerous scientists that herbicides and pesticides bioaccumulate in the body - meaning the traces of chemicals we are exposed to in foods consumed daily end up adding up to larger loads of toxicity in the body long term.
Here's some much-needed good news for our shark friends: The Hong Kong chapter of the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) announced this week that the volume of shark fins exported to Hong Kong fell by about 35 percent between 2012 and 2013.
"A substance found in garlic can help combat even the most aggressive and treatment-resistant strains of bacteria, a doctoral candidate from the University of Copenhagen has discovered as part of a PhD thesis on the beneficial properties of the.."
"After years of pushing dangerous ideas, such as the never-proven claim that there's a link between vaccines and autism, model Jenny McCarthy is trying to reinvent herself as someone who's totally pro-science. Good luck with that."
On a cold Wednesday evening in January 2009, Josh Miller was finishing his 8:00-to-5:00 shift as an automotive detailer at a garage in Johnstown, Pennsylvania. It was just like any other day; he was tired and ready to go home.
Fluoride is found everywhere today, from antibiotics to drinking water, no stick pans to toothpaste, making exposure inevitable. All the more reason why new research proving this common spice (curcumin) can prevent fluoride damage is so promising!
At the end of the day, the most effective fat-burning strategy is to forget everything you thought you knew about dieting. Or at least, all that stuff you've been told is true.
Because when it comes to weight loss, "common knowledge" is one of your
All it took for flesh-eating bacteria to go from harmless organisms to gruesome infectious pathogens was four mutations and about 35 years. That's what an international group of researchers announced today in a study that outside experts are calling...
WillowWood, OSU improve prosthetic limbs for returning troops, other amputees
March 27, 2014 - Kevin Johnson navigated high school on crutches instead of bothering with the soreness and bleeding that came with wearing his first prosthetic leg.
Older veterans may be eligible for various benefits
April 14, 2014 - Irene Cain, social work program manager in extended care at the Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, is fielding more calls, seeing more veterans and handling more case