Suicide rate spikes for middle-aged Americans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Suicide rates among middle-aged Americans have risen sharply in the past decade, prompting concern that a generation of baby boomers who have faced years of more…

Lawmakers vote to nullify Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The South Carolina state House passed a bill Wednesday that declares President Obama’s Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to be “null and void,” and criminalizes its implementation. more…

Obama OK with morning-after pill sales at age 15

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WTAJ-TV) President Barack Obama said Thursday he was comfortable with his administration's decision to allow over-the-counter purchases of a morning-after pill for anyone 15 and older. The Food more…

Can Kellogg's get you to eat cereal again?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Kellogg has a plan to get adults to eat more cereal: pile on the nutrients. The Battle Creek, Mich.-based company says it's introducing Raisin Bran with more…

Popular sleep aid sending users to ER

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HealthDayNews) There has been a dramatic increase in the number of emergency-room visits related to sleep medications such as Ambien, according to a new U.S. study. Adverse reactions more…

Teen 'tries to flush baby' in school toilet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) A Pennsylvania teen tossed her dead infant in a trashcan shortly after giving birth in a school bathroom stall Tuesday, authorities said. Cherlie LaFleur, more…

Lipstick's allure comes with heavy-metal price

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HealthDayNews) Lipsticks and lip glosses apparently give you more than colorful kissers, according to a new study by California scientists that contends the products contain lead, cadmium, chromium, more…

Twins born record-breaking 87 days apart

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Mommy Files) Amy and Katie were newborns when they broke a world record. The chubby-cheeked babies were born a remarkable 87 days apart in Ireland. Their mom, Maria more…

Food, skin allergies increasing in children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Parents are reporting more skin and food allergies in their children, a big government survey found. Experts aren't sure what's behind the increase. Could it be more…