- Audrina Patridge Flaunts Hot Bikini Body, Her Workout Routine And Diet Secrets [PHOTOS]
July 25 2012 3:27 PM
Just when you thought she was off the radar since her days as a reality star on MTV's The Hills, Audrina Patridge is back in the limelight again after she was spotted wearing a tiny bikini flaunting her hot body in photos from a party.
- State Lawmakers Are Working Hard in 2012... To Keep You From Having An Abortion
July 24 2012 4:17 PM
In the first half of this year, 15 states managed to pass almost 40 laws that restrict women's reproductive rights.
- Indians Among World's Most Phsyically Active Countries, Study Finds
July 23 2012 4:58 PM
A new study from the medical journal Lancet dispels the common misconception of India as a physically unfit country amid rising rates of diabetes and heart disease, providing evidence that the majority of Indians are, in fact, physically active.
- Drug-Resistant HIV Spreading In Parts Of Africa
July 23 2012 11:12 AM
Researchers found that over the past ten years, the number of patients resistant to antiretroviral therapy increased by 29 percent in East and Southern Africa.
- Mental Health Negatively Affected By Excessive Cellphone And Computer Use: Study
July 22 2012 11:32 PM
Researchers at the University of Gothenburg in Sweden conducted a study that led them to find a correlation between heavy use of technological devices and mental disorders.
- House Republicans Attack Planned Parenthood, Yet Again
July 20 2012 9:51 AM
Only months after Republicans attempted to defund Planned Parenthood, they are trying to do it again. The measure has no hope of passing, but it speaks to the GOP's unending radicalism on reproductive issues
- US Whooping Cough Outbreak Claims 10 Lives, Affects Nearly 18,000
July 20 2012 8:58 AM
Whooping cough, which has claimed the lives of ten people and left close to 18,000 infected so far, seems to have gained a stranglehold that is much bigger than the economic turbulences rocking the U.S.
- Provigil: Narcolepsy Drug Becomes New Brain Boost For Professionals
July 19 2012 11:42 AM
Narcolepsy drug Provigil has gained popular use among many who lack the sleep disorder needed to be prescribed the drug. The medication for adults has been referred to as “Viagra for the mind” by users who have fallen in love with its grey matter-boosting properties.
- Qsymia: When It Will Be Available, Possible Side Effects And How Much Weight You Could Potentially Lose
July 18 2012 11:12 AM
In an effort to reduce the rate of obesity in America, the FDA has approved yet another weight-loss pill. Qsymia, which was given the thumbs up on Tuesday by the Food and Drug Administration, is considered by doctors to be the most safe and effective therapy in a new generation of anti-obesity pills.
- Demi Lovato Talks Bulimia: Five Other Stars Who Have Overcome Eating Disorders
July 17 2012 4:53 PM
Demi Lovato is one of many female stars who have recovered from an eating disorder. Here's a list of ten that have managed to do so.
- Women CEOs: Two Yahoo CEOs Faced Separate Health Issues
July 17 2012 11:15 AM
After the formal announcement Monday that Marissa Mayer had been elected the new CEO of Yahoo (Nasdaq: YHOO), the No. 3 search engine, the new executive announced she was pregnant.
- Black Abortions: Necessary Health Care Policy Or Genocide?
July 17 2012 6:16 AM
Black women account for only 13 percent of the U.S. female population, but undergo more than one-third of all abortions.
- Dentist HIV Risk: Dr. Stephen Stein's Colorado Patients May Have Been Exposed, State Urges Tests
July 16 2012 3:17 PM
A Colorado dentist and oral surgeon put his patients at risk for contracting HIV and hepatitis due to unsafe injection practices, and state officials are set to notify patients who saw Dr. Stephen Stein over a 12-year period to inform them of their risk.
- Mutant Mosquitoes Florida: Residents Oppose Being 'Lab Rats' in Key West Testing Ground
July 16 2012 11:04 AM
Hundreds of thousands of Florida residents have signed a petition opposing the release of mutant mosquitoes that have been genetically engineered to kill off insects and curb disease.
- Jessica Simpson Weight Watchers: How Much Weight Did She Put On With Baby Maxwell?
July 16 2012 8:30 AM
Jessica Simpson is waging a war against her baby weight. Since giving birth to her first child, baby Maxwell, Simpson has been hitting the gym so that she can cash in on her $4 million contract with Weight Watchers. The 32-year-old singer had her first Weight Watchers weigh-in a couple days ago, and it seems like she has her work cut out for her.
- FDA Warns About Listeria Threat In Mexicali Cheese Corp. Products
July 13 2012 11:23 PM
Because the bacterium Listeria monocytogenes was found in the Mexicali Cheese Corp.'s finished product, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is warning people to neither consume nor purchase any of the company's products.
- Rape In India: Sexual Assault In Assam Reflects National Crisis
July 13 2012 10:39 AM
Assam has witnessed other public assaults on women that sparked outrage.
- Breastfeeding Man: Drinking Wife's Breast Milk Helps His Erectile Dysfunction [VIDEO]
July 12 2012 4:54 PM
On an episode of TLC's reality show Strange Sex the network followed a 34-year-old man who breastfeeds from his wife to help with his Erectile Dysfunction. Jeff and Michelle, who did not want their last names revealed, began integrated breastfeeding into their sexual routine a few months after their first child was born.
- No Butts About It: Researchers Want R Rating For All Movies With Smoking
July 12 2012 4:07 PM
The researchers say they were able to show that adolescent smoking would be reduced by 18 percent if smoking in PG-13 movies were largely eliminated.
- Thousands Of Nepali Hirls Trafficked To India As Sex Workers Every Year
July 12 2012 12:36 PM
Nepali women, especially those of the Tamang ethnic group, have long been prized for their fair complexions and delicate features.