In another significant vote on the health front Tuesday, San Francisco's Board of Supervisors took a big step toward an ordinance against restaurants handing out toys as part of junky kids' meals.Can you say McDonald's Happy Meal?
In Maryland, where I live, there's a 1 in 119 chance that I'll hit a deer with my car in the next year.Overall, there's a 1 in 183 chance of an American driver doing the same thing, according to claims data crunched by insurer State Farm.
Scientists have discovered a molecule in the brain that may help erase the fearful memories that afflict people with post-traumatic stress disorder.The substance, described in an online edition of the journal Science, was found in mice.
Type "the quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog" a few times and you'll probably see at least one letter on screen you didn't expect.That's when your conscious brain says, "Oops!"But it turns out an unconscious part of your brain already knows you screwed up, say researcher
Each Thursday we hear about an individual who’s decided to work to make the world a better place.Dr. Stacey Chamberlain is an emergency care physician and one of the founders of the Global Emergency Care Collaborative (GECC).
The makers of high fructose corn syrup have found themselves on the defensive -- again.Researchers at the University of Southern California have documented that samples of Pepsi and Coca-Cola sweetened with the stuff are delivering what they describe as "megadoses" of fructose.