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McDonald's is curbing the use of antibiotics in its meat supply to curb drug-resistant superbugs

MCDONALD'S IS CURBING THE USE OF ANTIBIOTICS IN ITS MEAT SUPPLY TO CURB DRUG-RESISTANT SUPERBUGS

McDonald's has issued new guidelines for its supply chain, instructing food producers to stop giving livestock preventative antibiotics...

18 safe ways to satisfy your cookie dough craving

18 SAFE WAYS TO SATISFY YOUR COOKIE DOUGH CRAVING

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recently issued a warning against eating raw cookie dough. Despite its potential dangers,...

 
 
 
You CAN prevent cognitive decline; experts agree that a mere 15 minutes of exercise a day can prevent Alzheimer's

YOU CAN PREVENT COGNITIVE DECLINE; EXPERTS AGREE THAT A MERE 15 MINUTES OF EXERCISE A DAY CAN PREVENT ALZHEIMER'S

Exercising every day can help keep your body healthy and strong. But did you know that regular physical activity can also boost brain...

Consuming more pomegranate can reduce your risk of obesity-related complications

CONSUMING MORE POMEGRANATE CAN REDUCE YOUR RISK OF OBESITY-RELATED COMPLICATIONS

Pomegranate can help prevent complications linked to obesity, according to a study published in the journal Complementary Therapies...

 
 
 
Dollar stores are feeding more Americans than Whole Foods, and it's leading some communities into crisis

DOLLAR STORES ARE FEEDING MORE AMERICANS THAN WHOLE FOODS, AND IT'S LEADING SOME COMMUNITIES INTO CRISIS

A recent report claimed that dollar stores are preventing rural communities and low-income black neighborhoods from getting ahead. In...

Texas A&M coach 'perplexed' Boston College canceled game because rain delayed travel

TEXAS A&M COACH 'PERPLEXED' BOSTON COLLEGE CANCELED GAME BECAUSE RAIN DELAYED TRAVEL

Heavy rain prevented Boston College's plane from landing in College Station Friday, and BC didn't want to land Saturday and play that...

 
 
 
Genome Editing Removes Major Heart Disease Risk Locus from DNA

GENOME EDITING REMOVES MAJOR HEART DISEASE RISK LOCUS FROM DNA

Genome editing technology has permitted the removal of the major heart disease risk locus in DNA. This technology has the potential...

How to get the best ECG readings on Apple Watch

HOW TO GET THE BEST ECG READINGS ON APPLE WATCH

Taking an ECG with Apple Watch is quick and straightforward. However, there are some factors that can create inaccurate readings or...

 
 
 
Teacher fired after refusing to use transgender student's preferred pronouns

TEACHER FIRED AFTER REFUSING TO USE TRANSGENDER STUDENT'S PREFERRED PRONOUNS

The teacher told administrators his Christian faith prevented him from using male pronouns for the student.

Half a Million Tests and Many Mosquitoes Later, New Buzz about a Malaria Prevention Drug

HALF A MILLION TESTS AND MANY MOSQUITOES LATER, NEW BUZZ ABOUT A MALARIA PREVENTION DRUG

Researchers spent two years testing chemical compounds for their ability to inhibit the malaria parasite at an earlier stage in its...

 
 
 
France will tax tech giants in 2019 if EU doesn't step up

FRANCE WILL TAX TECH GIANTS IN 2019 IF EU DOESN'T STEP UP

Plans for EU-wide digital services tax to prevent tax evasion were struck down this week as the proposal didn't receive unanimous support...

Evidence suggests following the Mediterranean diet can lower stroke risk in women by 22%

EVIDENCE SUGGESTS FOLLOWING THE MEDITERRANEAN DIET CAN LOWER STROKE RISK IN WOMEN BY 22%

Following a proper diet has many health benefits, such as preventing various diseases and improving your overall well-being. According...

 
 
 
Chlorella: A powerful medicinal plant that can prevent inflammation-related diseases, researchers find

CHLORELLA: A POWERFUL MEDICINAL PLANT THAT CAN PREVENT INFLAMMATION-RELATED DISEASES, RESEARCHERS FIND

Researchers in France have found that chlorella can reduce inflammation and prevent inflammation-related diseases. In their study,...

New Drug Combination Is More Effective For Treating Melanoma

NEW DRUG COMBINATION IS MORE EFFECTIVE FOR TREATING MELANOMA

Protein kinase inhibitors combined with ribonuclease compounds reduces the incidence of various side effects and prevents the emergence...

 
 
 

NEWS OF NOTE-REDUCING THE RISKS OF BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT; AN ANTISENSE APPROACH TO EPILEPSY

The past week's biotech news included antibody-drug conjugates from Magenta to prevent toxic side effects of bone marrow transplants;...

Does Caffeine Prevent Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness?

DOES CAFFEINE PREVENT DELAYED ONSET MUSCLE SORENESS?

If you lift weights, you're probably familiar with DOMS, an acronym for delayed onset muscle soreness. DOMS is the stiffness and achy...

 
 
 
Amid Trade War With U.S., There Are Signs Of Dissent Among China's Economists

AMID TRADE WAR WITH U.S., THERE ARE SIGNS OF DISSENT AMONG CHINA'S ECONOMISTS

Sheng Hong of the Beijing-based Unirule Institute of Economics is one who has dared to speak up. Now authorities have shut down his...

Research: Eating lentils twice a week can reduce your risk of breast cancer by 24%

RESEARCH: EATING LENTILS TWICE A WEEK CAN REDUCE YOUR RISK OF BREAST CANCER BY 24%

Are you already doing everything you can to prevent breast cancer? Sure, you're exercising regularly, eating a healthy diet with plenty...

 
 
 
6 common myths about HIV you should stop believing now

6 COMMON MYTHS ABOUT HIV YOU SHOULD STOP BELIEVING NOW

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , 1.1 million people in the United States are living with human immunodeficiency...

Drug Overdoses, Diabetes, and Suicide: Why Americans Are Dying Younger

DRUG OVERDOSES, DIABETES, AND SUICIDE: WHY AMERICANS ARE DYING YOUNGER

Americans continue to die younger, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention confirmed Thursday with the release of its final...