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Sofas Contain Toxin That Affect Kids' Brain Development

SOFAS CONTAIN TOXIN THAT AFFECT KIDS' BRAIN DEVELOPMENT

Kids living in homes with all vinyl flooring or flame-retardant chemicals in the sofa have significantly higher concentrations of potentially...

From the Niagara Frontier: A Book Review of “Birder's Break”

FROM THE NIAGARA FRONTIER: A BOOK REVIEW OF “BIRDER'S BREAK”

It is vexing to see three crows, common as dirt, chasing a red-tailed hawk out of the tree in which he had been placidly sitting, doing...

 
 
 
These Holiday Plants Can Be Hazardous For Pets

THESE HOLIDAY PLANTS CAN BE HAZARDOUS FOR PETS

Some classic holiday plants can actually harm your pet. These are the plants you should avoid.

Lynch: Matt Kuchar finally pays his caddie, but row costs him more than cash

LYNCH: MATT KUCHAR FINALLY PAYS HIS CADDIE, BUT ROW COSTS HIM MORE THAN CASH

Matt Kuchar's decision to shortchange a caddie thousands of dollars has damaged his reputation, and even a larger check can't undo...

 
 
 
Trump's border wall emergency declaration will likely seriously harm national security

TRUMP'S BORDER WALL EMERGENCY DECLARATION WILL LIKELY SERIOUSLY HARM NATIONAL SECURITY

President Donald Trump on Friday morning announced that he will sign a national state of emergency to build the border wall Congress...

Nearly 30 students hospitalized after eating Valentine's Day treats at middle school

NEARLY 30 STUDENTS HOSPITALIZED AFTER EATING VALENTINE'S DAY TREATS AT MIDDLE SCHOOL

Police in Georgia say they are still trying to determine whether there was intent to harm the kids or if drugs were involved.

 
 
 
Russia calls latest US sanctions ‘just another schizoid story'

RUSSIA CALLS LATEST US SANCTIONS ‘JUST ANOTHER SCHIZOID STORY'

Russia is not afraid of sanctions and new penalties won't hugely harm the economy, according to Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. However,...

Breast Cancer and DDT: Exposure Timing May Matter

BREAST CANCER AND DDT: EXPOSURE TIMING MAY MATTER

If harmful DDT exposures occur at times when breast tissue is rapidly changing, such as during puberty, they impact breast development...

 
 
 
Nearly one in five British children left harmed by their mothers drinking in pregnancy, study claims

NEARLY ONE IN FIVE BRITISH CHILDREN LEFT HARMED BY THEIR MOTHERS DRINKING IN PREGNANCY, STUDY CLAIMS

Screening on 13,500 children by the universities of Bristol and Cardiff found 79 per cent were exposed to alcohol in the womb, and...

Does PTSD Really Harm Veterans' Hearts?

DOES PTSD REALLY HARM VETERANS' HEARTS?

Veterans with PTSD had higher rates of smoking, depression, anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, type 2 diabetes, obesity, high blood...

 
 
 
Iran: Negotiations with US will bring ‘material and spiritual harm'

IRAN: NEGOTIATIONS WITH US WILL BRING ‘MATERIAL AND SPIRITUAL HARM'

TEHRAN, Iran - Iran's supreme leader said Wednesday that negotiations with the U.S. “will bring nothing but material and spiritual...

Myths And Misconceptions About Vaccination Should Be Eliminated

MYTHS AND MISCONCEPTIONS ABOUT VACCINATION SHOULD BE ELIMINATED

Vaccination is universally recognized harm reduction strategy and one of the cost-effective public health interventions to prevent...

 
 
 

SCIENTISTS DISCOVER GENES THAT HELP HARMFUL BACTERIA THWART TREATMENT

A team has discovered two genes that make some strains of harmful Staphyloccocus bacteria resistant to treatment by copper, a potent...

ICYMI: Kardashian Legal Battles, Tom Ford Goes Back in Time & The Harm of Selfies

ICYMI: KARDASHIAN LEGAL BATTLES, TOM FORD GOES BACK IN TIME & THE HARM OF SELFIES

Sure, we're all glued to our phones/tablets/laptops/watches that barely tell time, but even the best of us miss out on some important...

 
 
 
Rankin's 'Selfie Harm' Series Highlights How Teens Use Photo Retouching Apps

RANKIN'S 'SELFIE HARM' SERIES HIGHLIGHTS HOW TEENS USE PHOTO RETOUCHING APPS

Rankin thinks we need to start talking about retouching apps on social media in the same way we've been discussing Photoshop in magazine...

SPA DOCTOR: How New York fixed my phone addiction

SPA DOCTOR: HOW NEW YORK FIXED MY PHONE ADDICTION

SPA DOCTOR: Worryingly, there is a growing body of research that suggests that technology can be increasingly harmful to both our physical...

 
 
 
China Appears To Block Microsoft's Bing Search Engine

CHINA APPEARS TO BLOCK MICROSOFT'S BING SEARCH ENGINE

Microsoft says its search engine is no longer accessible in China. The country is known for blocking electronic access to information...

An Interview with Hilton Als About Why He Wants to Honour James Baldwin

AN INTERVIEW WITH HILTON ALS ABOUT WHY HE WANTS TO HONOUR JAMES BALDWIN

The work of James Baldwin (1924-1987) speaks not only to his time, but that of our own - calling out abuses of power while painting...

 
 
 
Gay Fathers and Their Children Still Structurally Stigmatized: Study

GAY FATHERS AND THEIR CHILDREN STILL STRUCTURALLY STIGMATIZED: STUDY

Gay fathers and their children continue to experience stigma with potentially harmful physical and psychological effects.

YouTube updates guidelines to ban 'harmful or dangerous' pranks

YOUTUBE UPDATES GUIDELINES TO BAN 'HARMFUL OR DANGEROUS' PRANKS

YouTube will start banning prank videos that pose a 'risk of serious danger.' YouTube has updated its community guidelines to address...