A seventh-grader from Salisbury, Maryland, is lucky to be alive after surviving a freak accident that saw a 6-inch screw lodged in his skull, actually piercing his brain.
13-year-old Darius Foreman was helping his cousins build a treehouse when he fell to the ground, followed by a 5-foot-long (1.5 metre) wooden board that landed on his head and became affixed to it – courtesy of a huge construction screw.Read the whole article
Conventional wisdom holds that men have the natural advantage when it comes to physical ability. But in one key measure of fitness, women actually come out on top, finds a small new study published in the journal Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism. Researchers from the University of Waterloo in Canada directed nine women and...Read More
You may be one of the growing number of Americans (or global citizens) who has a bit of nomophobia. "Nomophobia?" you mutter as you read this on your ever-present smartphone. "Of course not." "NO MObile PHOne phoBIA" is a 21st-century term for the fear of not being able to use your cell...Read More
Turmeric is taking a turn as the latest “super food” to trend. Sales of this pungent spice with a rich yellow hue have risen steadily over the last few years and are expected to keep climbing....Read More