Although the causes of Alzheimers disease remain a mystery, genetic research is now providing clues about how the disease develops. We know that rare genetic mutations can cause early-onset Alzheimers, however, both genetic and environmental factors are involved in the more common, late-onset
View this image ‘ Susan Walsh / AP One of Obamacare’s biggest opponents in the Senate is considering legislation to exempt House and Senate staff from being automatically enrolled in the healthcare exchanges during the rollout this January. Sen. Tom Coburn, who recently called the move to
View this image ‘ The vigil service for De’Antre Turman. Curtis Compton / Atlanta Journal-Constitution / AP We all know that football, from the pros on down, has a brain-injury problem. But the number of teenagers who have died playing youth football in 2013 is still shocking. On Monday
Who wouldnt take the opportunity to pose alongside a top politician?Apparently, a bunch of eighth graders from New Jersey. Students fromSouth Orange Middle School kicked off their Memorial Day Weekend with a school trip to Washington, DC on Friday, May 26. Paul Ryan eagerly welcomed their
1. Marijuana grows from the earth, making weed illegal is unnatural. I think being able to harvest from the soil. Speaks to the very essence of what it means to human. Americans have lost or are losing what little culture we have left. 2. Marijuana is an issue of public health, not the police.
http://twitter.com/#!/BarackObama/status/327534903744925697 We know that tweets are limited to 140 characters, but the email sign-up page to which Organizing for Action links isn’t, so OFA is leveling a pretty serious charge there by accusing hundreds in Congress of being ‘climate deniers.’
View this image ‘ Via facebook.com The missing Brown University student wrongly rumored to be involved in Boston bombings has been found dead in Rhode Island, authorities confirm. The body of Sunil Tripathi, a 22-year-old Brown University student who had been missing since March 16, was