Deadly Tornado in Deep South, 23 Dead and Counting

Deadly Tornado in Deep South, 23 Dead and Counting

A tornado roared into southeast Alabama and has killed at least 23 people and injured several others Sunday, part of a severe storm system that caused catastrophic damage and unleashed other tornadoes around the Southeast. “Unfortunately our toll, as far as fatalities, does stand at 23 at the current time,” Lee County Sheriff Jay Jones […]

The Best Foods for Healthy Lungs

The Best Foods for Healthy Lungs

The Best Foods for Healthy Lungs Anthocyanins Protect Lung Health Flavonoids are a group of polyphenols, phytonutrients found in most fruits and vegetables. There are more than 6,000 unique flavonoids, but as a group, they’re most well-known for their antioxidant and anti-inflammatory effects and have been found to lower the risk of many chronic conditions […]

Tropical Storm Florence, The Aftermath and Beyond

Tropical Storm Florence, The Aftermath and Beyond

Tropical Storm Florence, The Aftermath and Beyond Sunday, the flooding from Tropical Storm Florence spread across the Carolinas, with roads to Wilmington cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighborhoods miles inland. “The risk to life is rising with the angry waters,” Governor Roy Cooper declared as the storm’s death […]

Over 1000 Homes Destroyed in California Wildfires

Over 1000 Homes Destroyed in California Wildfires

Over 1000 Homes Destroyed in California Wildfires A huge wildfire in Northern California has torched more than 1,000 homes in and around the city of Redding, authorities said Wednesday as some evacuees were allowed to return home and new blazes exploded in what has become an endless Summer of flame in the Golden State. “Whatever […]

Subdue Stress Without Rx Drugs

Subdue Stress Without Rx Drugs

Subdue Stress Without Rx Drugs Try them, they work, and with the money you save at the drug store, you can buy Real food and have lots of money to spare. Most of us are keenly aware of the opioid epidemic in the US, but now as the opioid prescriptions decline physicians are Rx’ing benzos […]

Treating Pain Without Drugs

Treating Pain Without Drugs

Treating Pain Without Drugs Americans consume 99% of the hydrocodone sold worldwide and 81% of all oxycodone — approximately 30X more than medically necessary for the population size of the US Between Y 2002 and 2015, opioids killed an estimated 202,600 Americans Overdose cases increased by more than 30% across the US between July 2016 […]

Lingering US Flu Qutbreak Worst Since 2003

Lingering US Flu Qutbreak Worst Since 2003

Lingering US Flu Qutbreak Worst Since 2003 One of the worst Flu outbreaks in the United States since Y 2003 worsened last week and will likely linger for several weeks, causing more deaths, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said Friday. Another 10 children were reported to have died of the Flu in […]

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market

FDA Asked a Drug-maker to Remove Opioid Painkiller from Market $ENDP US regulators want a narcotic painkiller involved in the opioid epidemic off the market amid data showing people continue to abuse it. The US Food and Drug Administration has asked Endo Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:ENDP) to stop selling its reformulated, extended-release painkiller, Opana ER, after concluding […]

Pentagon Report: Airstrikes Against ISIS Result in Few Civilian Casualties

Pentagon Report: Airstrikes Against ISIS Result in Few Civilian Casualties

Pentagon Report: Airstrikes Against ISIS Result in Few Civilian Casualties Less than 1 percent of the 18,000 US-led coalition airstrikes on the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria have led to reports of possible civilian deaths, that according to a monthly Pentagon report. And just a small fraction involved confirmed deaths of civilians were […]

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake

New Zealand Tsunami: Families flee aftermath of major 7.8 Killer Earthquake An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.8 has struck near Christchurch, New Zealand, killing 2 people and triggering a Tsunami warning for part of the east coast. The quake struck 57 miles north-northeast of the city just after midnight local time on Monday and […]

“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire

“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire

“Red Flag” Warnings in Massive California Wildfire Hundreds of firefighters were struggling Saturday to contain a massive wildfire that has so far killed 2 people and burned at least 100 homes and  ravaging lakeside communities in Central California. The Erskine Fire broke out Thursday afternoon in the foothills of Kern County about 42 miles northeast […]