Diabetes expected to double, costs to triple by 2034
According to estimates from researchers at the University of Chicago, the total number of Americans with diabetes will double in the next 25 years, from the current 23.7 million to some 44.1 million in 2034.
Thanksgiving Leftovers Sandwich: Leftover turkey, mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, corn, cranberry sauce, mac & cheese, spinach balls, puerto rican rice, brussel sprouts, pearl onions, BACON, white castle hamburgers and ravioli inside a foot long bun.
If you’re like me, and you have trouble keeping friendly frontal hugs from turning into full-on depraved bonefests, you’ll appreciate the advice of these side-hug-advocating, Jesus-loving white rappers.
Panty Liner? Phallic Art? No, It's Eco-Spoon for the Insane
Not everyone can be trusted with a spoon (think asylums and prisons), so a company that develops paper container lids has developed a biodegradable, safe spoon. While its safe paper design ensures your dining partner won’t be able to shank you with it, it’s shape, complete with a tip labeled ‘Eat’, suggests a shank of a different sort.
The research team describes the study as the first to show that cigarettes themselves could be the direct source of exposure to a wide array of potentially pathogenic microbes among smokers and other people exposed to secondhand smoke.
Some obese individuals don’t know they’re overweight.
Some obese individuals don’t realize they have a weight problem, a new study finds. That could be an unhealthy attitude as these same people tend not to exercise and have many risk factors for cardiovascular disease….
Welcome to the clone farm: Do you know what you're eating?
Most consumers are already consuming the meat & byproducts of cloned animals or from offspring of cloned animals without knowing it.
Pollard Farms looks much like any cattle ranch. Similar looking cows are huddled in similar looking pens. But some of the cattle don’t just resemble each other. They are literally identical - clear down to their genes
Stop Annual Mammograms, Govt. Panel Tells Women Under 50
"Their justification: these new guidelines capture 81% of mammography’s benefits, save a lot of resources, w/only a 3% drop in survivorship from the most common cancer to affect women," said Dr.
Marisa Weiss, president & founder of BreastCancer.org. "But what really is the cost? & who is paying that price? It could be you, your mom, daughter, siste
A new study has found that the hormone oxytocin, also known as the "love hormone," which affects behaviors such as trust, empathy and generosity, also affects opposite behaviors, such as jealousy and gloating.
Mix Your Own Liquid Tamiflu For Kids - H1N1 - Lifehacker
If you’ve got a youngster in need of Tamiflu to ward off H1N1 or standard flu, but the store’s out of child-friendly liquid stuff, you can mix your own fairly easily, according to the CDC and wise parents.
Doctor used own sperm in patient, gets twins, keeps practice
For nearly seven years, none of Dr.
Ben D. Ramaley’s patients have known that the prominent obstetrician/gynecologist had been accused of an almost unimaginable act — substituting his own sperm for that of a patient’s husband during an artificial insemination procedure.
These videos summarize The Sopranos, Battlestar Galactica, all of Hollywood, the last ten years of history, space travel, Western philosophy, music, dance, inspirational speeches, and more, all in a matter of minutes.