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Sneeze City, USA: Richmond Reigns Supreme for Seasonal Sniffles

Sneeze City, USA: Richmond Reigns Supreme for Seasonal Sniffles

If you’re living in the vicinity of Richmond, Va and have the distinct feeling than your allergies have never been worse, chances are it’s not your imagination. The Natural Resources Defense Council recently published a report... 
Skin Cancer Risk Falls Dramatically with Regular Vitamin B Intake

Skin Cancer Risk Falls Dramatically with Regular Vitamin B Intake

Individuals with a comparatively higher risk of developing skin cancer should be keeping a closer eye on their vitamin B intake, the results of a new study suggest. A trial carried out on a group of patients considered to be more prone... 
CDC Map Reveals Disproportionate Death Risks State by State

CDC Map Reveals Disproportionate Death Risks State by State

When it comes to uniqueness, there’s something to be said for every American state coast to coast. And it appears the same can also be said for mortality risks too, as a new map published this weekend by the CDC sheds undeniably... 
‘Liquid Biopsy’ Cancer Test Offers Life-Saving Five Year Warning

‘Liquid Biopsy’ Cancer Test Offers Life-Saving Five Year Warning

Conventional mammogram screenings have been credited with saving millions of lives the world over, though are by their very nature fundamentally flawed. Though highly accurate in detecting breast cancer tumors, a mammogram is unable... 
Study: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Accelerates the Aging Process

Study: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Accelerates the Aging Process

The United States has been forced to look long and hard at the long-term effects of post-traumatic stress disorder with considerably more focus as of late, as a raft of servicemen and women return home from global conflict zones with... 
Study: Lack Of Trust Makes Women No Less Attractive to Men

Study: Lack Of Trust Makes Women No Less Attractive to Men

For so many online daters, getting busy with Photoshop prior to uploading your profile picture is all part of the ritual. Interestingly however, a new study into the practice suggests that if and when a woman gets a wee bit carried... 
Chewing Tobacco Banned at AT&T Park, San Fran Giants Welcome ‘Historic’ Change

Chewing Tobacco Banned at AT&T Park, San Fran Giants Welcome ‘Historic’ Change

Vile as the stuff may be in the eyes of critics, there’s really no disputing how chewing tobacco has for many decades been something of a staple in Major League Baseball. However, as of the first day of next year a new law will come... 
Free Melanoma Skin Cancer Screenings Nationwide This Saturday

Free Melanoma Skin Cancer Screenings Nationwide This Saturday

Despite the fact that skin cancer is the most commonly type of cancer in the United States, public awareness of the disease if considered terrifyingly inadequate. Each year, no less the two million new cases of skin cancer are diagnosed... 
Study: Men Doing More Housework Than Ever, Still Not Nearly Enough

Study: Men Doing More Housework Than Ever, Still Not Nearly Enough

Brace yourself a pretty big “I told you so” fellas – it turns out you’re still not pulling your weight around the home nearly as much as you should be! According to the results of a new study carried out at the University of... 
BPA Products to Carry Mandatory Female Health Warnings in California

BPA Products to Carry Mandatory Female Health Warnings in California

Proposition 65 is expected to come into effect in the near future, which will require all products in California containing the chemical bisphenol-A (BPA) to feature a health warning aimed at female buyers. The long-standing argument... 
Scientists Solve the Mystery of the Midnight Munchies – It’s All In Your Head!

Scientists Solve the Mystery of the Midnight Munchies – It’s All In Your Head!

Next time your find yourself instinctively drawn to the refrigerator in the middle of the night for a wholly unhealthy midnight snack…well, let’s just say you need not feel as guilty as might have prior. The reason being that a... 
Groundbreaking Smartphone-Based Parasite Detector Could Help Fight River Blindness

Groundbreaking Smartphone-Based Parasite Detector Could Help Fight River Blindness

In what’s being described as a potentially revolutionary breakthrough in the fight against devastating parasitic infection, an iPhone has been successfully modified into a fast, accurate and easy-to-use diagnostic tool. Created by... 
Amazon Echo Announced as Voice-Activated Speaker and Potential Siri Replacement

Amazon Echo Announced as Voice-Activated Speaker and Potential Siri Replacement

c/o Amazon Amazon quietly unveiled the new Echo speaker earlier in the week, and while its launch may have thrown some people off due to its rather odd nature, it nonetheless stands out as one of the company’s most interesting products...