Health

Breastfeeding Pressure Killed Baby, Says Mom

The pressure to breastfeed led to the starvation of her infant boy, claims Jillian Johnson. Jillian Johnson gave birth to a perfectly healthy baby boy and named him Landon. Following the baby boy’s death, Jillian wrote on a Fed Is Best blog that if she’d given Landon “just one bottle,” in addition to breastfeeding, then her baby would still be ...

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Save Money By Making Your Own Homemade Facial Masks And Treatments

Do you want Hollywood, A-list skin on a dollar store budget? Forget those fancy makeup counters at department stores that charge huge prices and make promises they rarely keep. You can make facial masks and treatments for any type of skin at home for a mere fraction of the cost. Here are a few of the many great suggestions offered ...

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Viagra Vs. Sildenafil: The Truth About Generic Viagra, And How To Buy It Legally

Introduced in 1998, the erectile dysfunction medication known as Viagra immediately became one of the most popular drugs in history — and also one of the most widely faked, with sales of counterfeit Viagra reportedly raking in a stunning $ 75 billion per year. The popularity of cheaper, often fake, versions of Viagra is understandable. The “little blue pill” comes ...

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Thomas Starzl, Liver Transplant Pioneer, Dies A Few Days Short Of 91

Dr. Thomas Starzl, the man who pioneered liver transplantation, has died peacefully in his Pittsburgh home on Saturday. Over the course of his long career, Starzl was able to successfully transplant more than a thousands organs, saving countless lives in the process. His death happened just a few days short of his 91st birthday, which would have been on March ...

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Condom Wearable: i.Con Releases ‘World’s First Smart Condom’ For $74

The reusable condom wearable will soon be available in the market. The technology boom has made it possible for men to now track their sexual life by wearing a smart condom. Launched by British Condoms, the wearable is called i.Con Smart Condom which will be marketed as “World’s First Smart Condom.” The future of wearable technology has now to customers’ ...

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Artificial Sweetener In Pool Water Speaks Volumes About Swimmers’ Peeing Habits

Some people pee in public pools. That’s no news flash, but recently scientists figured out a way to utilize the artificial sweetener acesulfame potassium (ACE) as an indicator of just how much people actually pee in public pools. The research wasn’t just based on curiosity, when urine is in pool water compounds are formed that can be harmful to human ...

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Fish Skin May Be New Miracle ‘Bandage’ For Burn Victims [Video]

Doctors in the coastal city of Fortalez, Brazil, have begun using skin from tilapia fish as bandages on burn victims. While the experimental technique can make for some unsettling imagery, it has also been producing amazing results. “In this historic city by the sea in northeast Brazil, burn patients look as if they’ve emerged from the waves. They are covered ...

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E. Coli Outbreak: I.M. Healthy SoyNut Butter May Have Sickened 12 In Five States

Government health officials are investigating an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 12 people, all but one of them younger than 18-years-old, across five states. According to reports, the cause of the outbreak may likely be a popular peanut butter alternative. According to a report from the Huffington Post, six of the people sickened by the E. coli virus were ...

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Doctors Starting To Refuse To Operate On Smokers? Here’s The Reason Why

By now it is common knowledge that smoking is bad for the human body, you don’t need anymore science to prove this, but it seems that smoking may now keep you from being operated on. It is well known that smoking is bad for the human body, but it looks as if doctors are becoming hesitant to do surgeries on ...

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Does New Smart Condom Really Work? Skeptics Say It’s More ‘Gimmick’ Than Useful

The new i.Con “smart condom” from British Condoms has been creating quite a buzz as of late. And it’s not shocking that it is, because its makers claim that it is the first of its kind to tell men just how well (or how poorly) they’re doing in bed. But is it really worth the hype? Some skeptics have spoken ...

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