| Aug 15, 2010
Each year in the United States, perhaps a few dozen pregnant women learn they are carrying a fetus at risk for a rare disorder known as congenital adrenal hyperplasia. The condition causes an accumulation of male hormones and can, in females, lead to...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 6:01 PM
A 6-year-old girl receiving a very touchy pat-down by a security screener earlier this year and other viral video of travelers showing pat-downs are big reasons why the Transportation Security Administration is changing its policy on child pat-downs.
| Jun 28, 2011
| 3:19 PM
If airport security screeners weren't already touchy enough the Texas Legislators approved a bill Monday that gives TSA agents a loophole if they are too invasive.
The latest version of Texas' Anti-Groping Bill makes it a misdemeanor for agents who are...
| Jul 8, 2011
| 10:00 AM
Senator Ben Cardin's fight to protect EPA authority over pollution discharge permits controlling many of the pesticides in our waterways ("Cardin Leads Fight Over Pesticides," July 3) is critical to the health of the Chesapeake Bay and to all of us who...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 3:20 PM
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A West Michigan lawmaker says she wants to ban porn in Michigan prisons.
On Thursday, Republican Sen. Tonya Schuitmaker of Van Buren County's Antwerp Township introduced Senate Bill 627, which would prohibit Michigan prison...
| Sep 18, 2011
| 5:41 AM
Those Burmese pythons slithering through the Everglades? So yesterday's news.
Giant African Snails have invaded a southwest Miami subdivision, reports The Miami Herald.
The large slimy creatures can grow up to 10 inches long and four inches wide,...
| Nov 28, 2011
| 4:50 PM
The digital age has left men's sensitive parts in a squeeze, if you believe the latest science on semen, laptops and wireless connections.
In a report in the venerable medical journal Fertility and Sterility, Argentinian scientists describe how they...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 11:21 AM
Laptops are everywhere these days with everything from coffee shops to airports offering free Wi-Fi.
David Nolet travels a lot and like most good businessmen he takes his laptop and uses Wi-Fi.
"On some flights it could be three to four hours so...
| Oct 14, 2011
| 1:24 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A daily spoonful of Malaysian honey may boost postmenopausal women's memory, researchers say in a new report that aims to provide an "alternative therapy" for hormone-related intellectual decline.
In the study, 102 healthy...
| May 15, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Texas lawmakers have a message for Transportation Security Administration: hands off. The House passed a bill today that would prohibit invasive searches and pat-downs at airport security or other public buildings.
The legislation would...
| May 27, 2011
| 4:05 AM
Another wayward masseur!
Whether you seek massage therapy treatment for a specific condition or are simply looking to relax, you expect a healing touch.
Not a groping session.
On Wednesday, yet another Florida masseur learned you can't rub a client the...