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Woman Inhales Brain-Eating Amoeba Using Neti Pot
A Seattle woman died from a rare brain-eating amoeba after using a neti pot with unsterilized tap water.
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As California Awaits The 'Big One,' Anxieties Loom Over Funding The Earthquake Warning System
The United States is still more than a decade behind Japan in rolling out earthquake alerts, experts say.
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California Lawmakers Aim To Improve Warning Systems Before The Next Huge Wildfire Hits
Because megafires could become the new normal for California.
Father Loss And More
Jane Simon, MD
Writes a weekly blog, www.drsimonsays.blogspot.com
Conclusion: The father plays a major role in who we are and who we become; his absence may occupy the center stage of a person's life.
African Rhinos On The Verge Of Extinction
Experts Warn African Rhinos Could Go Extinct In The Next Decade Warning: Graphic Photos
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A Nigerian Astronaut Is Not Really Trapped In Space
Abacha Tunde's top secret mission is too good to be true.
Why You Should Cut Up Your Affinity Travel Credit Card
Author, How to Be the World's Smartest Traveler (and Save Time...
A recent poll bears out something I already believed to be true, and am happy to see: Consumers are finally losing their enthusiasm for airline and other affinity credit cards.
Israeli Missile Alert App 'Red Alert' Becomes Increasingly Popular
Smartphone apps are being used to alert Israelis before missile attacks.
Acne Medications Causing Some Serious Reactions
For anyone who uses over-the-counter creams, lotions or face wash to treat acne, listen up.
Exercising to Death: How Much Is Too Much?
Julie D. Andrews
New York Writer and Editor
Often, compulsive exercise starts with healthy intentions. One exercises for pleasure, or stress relief, or the endorphin rush, or just to feel better. Over time, one has to do more to get the same positive boost. Before long, it's never enough. Exercise starts ruling life.
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Mama Donna Henes
Urban Shaman and ritual expert
2010 was the hottest year ever recorded. And 2013 is revving up to take the all-time high record. The amazing thing to me is that despite decades of warnings about the grave repercussions of the greenhouse effect, people are still surprised when it gets so hot.
Deferred Action: Greta Van Susteren, Fox News Host, Says Lawyers Taking DREAMer Cases Committing 'Legal Malpractice' (VIDEO)
Van Susteren is the host of Fox News' 'On the Record with Greta Van Susteren.’ She is also a former criminal defense and
Science In America: Crisis Looming, Physicists Warn
Ultimately, most of the physicists expressed some optimism about the future, particularly given the major advances being
Smoking: Messages On Cigarette Packs May Be Counterproductive
In June, President Obama signed a law requiring tobacco companies to post large, graphic warnings on cigarette packs. However
What Will Happen Next?
Alison Rose Levy
Health, food and environmental journalist; radio host, Progres...
This true story captures the conundrum associated with premonitions: Had a logical editor taken a second look at this absurd
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