Med examiner charged for body parts in storage

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI.CBSLOCAL) — A Florida panhandle man has been charged after police reportedly found crudely preserved brains, hearts, lungs and other organs and specimens were discovered in more than more…

Mom's depression tied to shorter children

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Mothers who report having symptoms of depression in the first year after giving birth may be likely to have shorter children, according to a study published more…

'Smoking healthier than same-sex marriage'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE AGE) — The head of the Australian Christian Lobby (ACL) Jim Wallace says smoking is healthier than the lifestyle that would be promoted by same-sex marriage. Mr more…

Romney vows to keep parts of Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Mitt Romney said he would retain some popular parts of the new health care law he has pledged to repeal, while President Barack Obama focused attention in more…

Can love handles kill?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HEALTHLAND.TIME) — I have a paunch, but I hide it pretty well. Like lots of men, I collect my calories in my belly—what scientists call the visceral region, more…

Celebs rave over new cigar

by Jack Minor -- A radio talk-show legend, in defiance of those fretting over "health issues" as well as the "pleasure police," has unveiled a new high quality cigar that has received more…

Report: Simon Cowell suffers breakdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE SUN) — SIMON COWELL suffered a devastating collapse this summer as the strains of his professional and personal life became too much. He had to withdraw from more…

CDC'S zombie apocalypse spreading

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) The government’s zombie apocalypse is spreading and could come to an emergency-management center near you. A few weeks before the government’s Zombie Awareness Month in October, more…

Mammograms boost breast-cancer risk?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — Young women at high familial risk for breast cancer may see an even greater risk from diagnostic scans that expose them to chest radiation, including mammograms, more…

Study: Smokers still high school's 'cool kids'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HEALTH DAY) — Peer pressure continues to prompt high school students to light up, new research suggests, because popular teens tend to smoke and they induce others to more…