Artificial Sweetener Aspartame Does Not Cause Health Issues, FSA Report Claims

It has been assumed for many years now that the artificial sweetener Aspartame caused a whole host of health issues, from premature births to cancer. However, a new report, compiled by researchers at the Hull York Medical School, commissioned ...

Bill Gates, Bloomberg Pick Fight With Big Tobacco

Bill Gates has mostly dedicated himself to preventing infectious diseases globally, but he’s dabbled in other progressive causes, including gun control, immigration reform, and income inequality. Now the former Microsoft CEO is prepared ...

Sam Smith Pounds Off Diet Details: Singer Reveals How He Shed 14 Pounds In 14 Days [Photos]

Sam Smith has become an expert in taking off the excess pounds. The singer says that he lost 14 pounds in just two weeks, and now he’s revealing the diet details of just how he succeeded, reported ABC News. At 22, the Grammy Award winner ...

Breastfed Kids Have Higher IQs, Earn Better As Adults, Finds Brazilian Study

A study originated in Brazil has reaffirmed that breastfeeding is vital to the child’s development. Breastfed children have better IQs, remain in school longer, land better jobs and earn handsomely too, pointed out the study. The study ...

Needle Made Out Of Sugar Could Soon Deliver Vaccines

A new needle made out of sugar could soon deliver vaccinations to needle phobic patients. The new sugar needle was developed by a team of researchers at King’s College London. The “shot-delivery system” uses a patch of micro ...

Breastfeeding Is On The Rise, But Few Mothers Stick With It For The Recommended Time

Breastfeeding has been a hot topic among the public of late, but the dose of negative comments from a wary public has not had an affect on breastfeeding moms. In fact, breastfeeeding is on the rise among U.S. moms, says a new report. A record ...

Dunkin’ Donuts: Nanomaterials Found In Powdered Sugar

Titanium dioxide nanoparticles have been found in the white powdered sugar used by Dunkin’ Donuts to coat some of their donuts. As You Sow, a so-called corporate responsibility advocacy group, conducted the testing. What are the health ...

Trouble Sleeping? Your Diet May Be To Blame

You are what you eat. And you may sleep how you eat too. A new study suggests that diet affects sleep patterns. The study, conducted by the University of Pennsylvania’s Perelman School of Medicine, shows an association between what we ...

‘Both My Sons Deserve To Live’: Mother Pleads With FDA To Save Both Her Sons

“Both my boys deserve to live,” pleads a mother of two boys who suffer from a deadly disease. While 10-year-old Max was approved for a new drug trial, his 13-year-old brother was not. Now, the boys’ mother is pleading with ...

Deaf Mother Dawn Keim Hears Her Son’s Voice For The First Time [Video]

Deaf mother Dawn Keim heard her son’s voice for the first time due to a cochlear implant that allows her to hear. There is nothing quite as sweet as hearing your baby for the first time; that first coo generally elicits a string of ridiculously ...