Psychiatric drug use is on the rise in the U.S., with one out of every six Americans now taking some type of medication in this category. This is highly concerning given the scary side effects and poor effectiveness of many of these drugs, but there is one particularly disturbing aspect of this trend that seems to get glossed over, and that is ... Read More »
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Bees have been in the media spotlight recently due to their declining populations and the huge implication that their dwindling numbers are having on food production. Due to this, reports have claimed that beehives are now disappearing at an alarmingly rapid rate, which is largely due to pesticides and mites, as well as climate change. As people are recognizing the seriousness of ... Read More »
A baby boom is coming to the labor and delivery unit of a Maine hospital, where nine of its nurses will give birth to their babies around the same time. The labor and delivery nurses at Maine Medical Center in Portland are all due between April and July. “After each one of us started to say, ‘We’re pregnant,’ I think ... Read More »
Finding out that you are medically ill can be devastating, especially if the diagnosis is fatal. That’s what happened for 52-year-old Joy Smith. Two years ago, on August of 2016, her doctors diagnosed her with an incurable stomach and bowel cancer and told Joy that she would have around six weeks left to live – with chemotherapy only delaying the ... Read More »
A young 24 year old woman recently choked to death while attempting to see how many Jaffa Cakes she could fit in her mouth at one time. The young woman, Bethan Gaskin, was reportedly attempting a party trick, but then she blacked out and stopped breathing after some of the cakes got lodged in her windpipe. The loss of oxygen ... Read More »
The Metro published findings today from an investigation they did on random samplings of U.K. McDonald’s touch screens. The article was aptly titled “Poo Found on Every McDonald’s Touchscreen Tested.” According to the paper, they swabbed the new self-order machines in six different England locations—six in London and two in Birmingham. The breadth of different and concerning bacteria on each one worried Senior ... Read More »
A blind golden retriever has his own seeing-eye dog to help him get around. Charlie, the 11-year-old golden retriever, lost his vision to glaucoma. Now he has 4-month-old Maverick as his friend and guide puppy. Adam and Chelsea Stipe got him on New Year’s Day of this year, NBC CT reported. Charlie didn’t like Maverick in the beginning, but they eventually became ... Read More »
Record-Setting 5,000 People Stand in the Rain for Hours to See if They Are a Stem Cell Match for 5-Year-Old Battling Cancer
Over 5,000 people left event organizers breathless when they lined up this weekend to see if they were eligible to be stem cell donors for a five-year-old cancer patient. Five-year-old Oscar Saxelby-Lee was diagnosed with a rare form of cancer in December. It is an aggressive type of leukemia that causes the bone marrow to release immature white blood cells. ... Read More »