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Researchers claim they can predict future criminals in children at 3 yrs old: Study
December 17th, 2016

A brain test in children as young as 3-years-old may indicate whether they are predisposed to end up as criminals, get benefits, or have health problems. The results were found in a 35-year longitudinal study of close 1,000 individuals born in the New Zealand city of Dunedin. Scientists from three universities studied the lives of…

Health officials confirm first Zika born baby in the U.S.
June 1st, 2016

Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com U.S. health officials on Tuesday confirmed the first baby born with the Zika virus in a New Jersey hospital eliciting new fears regarding the ability for the disease to spread. Fox News has reported that the child was born with the Zika virus linked to microcephaly. The birth defect…

President Obama asks Congress for $1.8 billion to combat Zika virus
February 9th, 2016

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is asking Congress for more than $1.8 billion in emergency funding to fight the Zika virus and the mosquitoes that spread it here and abroad, but says “there shouldn’t be a panic on this.” The virus is spreading rapidly through Latin America. While most people experience either mild or…

Doctor who found link between CTE and football players recommends parents not allow kids to play football
December 8th, 2015

The deaths of former NFL players including Dave Duerson, Andre Waters, Justin Strzelczyk and Junior Seau to name a few all have since been linked to CTE, which is a degenerative brain disease. Now the pathologist who uncovered the link between NFL players and CTE, which stands for chronic traumatic encephalopathy, is recommending that parents…

Ohio Voters Say “No” To Legalizing Marijuana For Medical And Recreational Use
November 4th, 2015

Ohio voters rejected a ballot proposal Tuesday to legalize marijuana for both recreational and medical use. The proposed state constitutional amendment failed after an expensive campaign, a legal fight over its ballot wording and an investigation into the proposal’s petition signatures. The measure known as “Issue 3” would have allowed adults 21 and older to…

California Doctor Convicted Of Murder After Patients Overdose On Massive Amounts Of Painkillers
October 31st, 2015

A California doctor was found guilty of murder Friday in a landmark case for killing three patients who overdosed on what a prosecutor called “crazy, outrageous amounts” of painkillers she prescribed. The second-degree murder convictions of Dr. Hsiu-Ying “Lisa” Tseng were the first against a U.S. doctor for recklessly prescribing drugs, the Los Angeles district…

FDA warned consumers about dangers of herbal Viagra taken by Lamar Odom
October 15th, 2015

The U.S. health authorities warned consumers recently about the dangers of so-called herbal Viagra – non-prescription products sold to enhance sexual performance – reportedly used by former NBA star Lamar Odom, who is in critical condition in a Nevada hospital. Entertainment website TMZ.com reported Odom was on life support after collapsing in a legal brothel…

Oregon pot sales reach $11 million in first five days of legalization
October 10th, 2015

Retailers sold more than $11 million of marijuana during Oregon’s first week of legal recreational sales, outpacing the early business done in other states that have legalized pot, according to the Oregon Retailers of Cannabis Association. Oregon retailers had sales of $3.5 million by the end of opening day, Casey Houlihan, executive director of the…

Second Hand Cannabis Smoke Can Result in a Positve Drug Test
May 15th, 2015

Anyone on probation or parole better think twice about getting exposed to second-hand pot smoke, because that contact high will result in a dirty piss test. A new study conducted by Scientists shows that second-hand smoke from potent strains of weed can lead a person to test positive for the drug in urine analysis. An individual…

DEA Approves Study for Using MDMA as a Treatment For Terminally Ill
May 6th, 2015

MDMA, the key ingredient used in the ecstasy and Molly, the two drugs synonymous with partying is making a comeback in a controlled setting. The drug is being used to study the positive effect for use as a therapeutic aid. Just last week, MDMA was approved for clinical trials by the DEA for the use…