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  • Autism and Vaccines
    Autism and The CDC: Now What?
    What's unfolded over the past few days will impact children, parents, and individuals diagnosed with autism quite possibly harder than the first day the words "Your child has autism" ever could. The effects are already being seen in...
  • Global fattening
    Global fattening
    Global warming is a controversial topic; however, global fattening is indisputable. According to a new study, almost one-third of the residents on planet Earth are fat. Almost a third of the planet is now fat, and no nation has been able to curb...
  • CDC reports vaccines prevent more than 700,000 deaths among US children
    CDC reports vaccines prevent more than 700,000 deaths among US children
    On April 24, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced that a federal government program launched two decades ago to increase vaccinations for low-income children in the US will prevent more than 700,000 deaths; however,...
  • How to increase your credit score
    How to increase your credit score
    If you are reading this, it’s obviously because you have made a resolution of improving your credit rating. Well, to be able to achieve this, you must be aware of what goes into your credit report to generate a credit score so you can...
  • West Nile virus predicted to increase in California
    West Nile virus predicted to increase in California
    The West Nile virus can infect humans, birds, mosquitoes, horses, and some other mammals. In 1999, the virus occurred in the Western Hemisphere for the first time, with the first cases reported in New York City. Since then, West Nile virus is...
  • Tripling tobacco tax could save 200 million lives
    Tripling tobacco tax could save 200 million lives
    The phrase “tax increase” is stressful; however, according to new research, tripling tobacco taxes could prevent 200 million early deaths worldwide. Researchers from the University of Toronto (Toronto, Canada) and the University of...
  • Fiverr increases Top Seller services to $8,200
    Fiverr increases Top Seller services to $8,200
    Within the past 24 hours, Fiverr has announced a New Feature which allows Top Sellers to now offer services up to $8,200 per order. This is a phenomenal change in the Fiverr Platform, a site for freelancers that was only just founded in 2009 by...
  • Social Security card
    Cost of living raise in Social Security benefits among lowest in years
    If you are a recipient of Social Security payments, don’t expect much in the way of a raise this year. For two years, disabled veterans and federal retirees will see a small increase of 1.5 percent in January.The figures are the smallest...
  • Severe obesity on the rise among US children
    Severe obesity on the rise among US children
    Some gains in the fight against child obesity have occurred in recent years. For example, a study released last month reported that child obesity had decreased in California. However, a new study reports that severe child obesity in on the rise...
  • Where is My Harvest - A Devotion
    Where is Your Harvest - A Devotion
    Deuteronomy 30:9-10 (NLT)“The LORD your God will then make you successful in everything you do. He will give you many children and numerous livestock, and he will cause your fields to produce abundant harvests, for the LORD will again...
  • traffic labor day
    Labor Day 2013: Travel in New England to top nat'l average, get tips here
    Labor Day 2013 travel is expected to increase by 4.4 percent in New England this year, with 1.7 million residents of the region expected to hit the road from now through Monday, seeking one last breath of summer. This beats the national travel...
  • California gets an "A" on its breastfeeding report card
    California gets an "A" on its breastfeeding report card
    On July 31, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its annual breastfeeding report card. It found that breastfeeding rates continue to rise and that California is near the top of the class in the subject. The report notes...
  • An increase in clock speed is need to keep competitive with the PlayStation 4.
    Xbox One rumors point to a higher clock speed, but doubtful on increase in RAM
    Update: 8/2/2013 - There has been an update in this mystery case of Clock Speed increase. It has been reported today that Mark Whitten will announce on Larry Hryb (Major Nelson) pod cast that the Xbox One has recieved a bump in clock speed."...
  • New study reports more teens and children suffer chronic pain
    New study reports more teens and children suffer chronic pain
    Chronic pain is a not uncommon problem among seniors; however a new study had found that the number of teens and children in the US who suffer from chronic pain has significantly increased. The study was conducted by researchers at Indiana...
  • Super Mario
    Nintendo stock rises by 8%, what would Pachter think of this?
    On March 8, it was confirmed that Nintendo's stock has risen by a whopping 8% to 10,330 Yen. This has been the second day Nintendo has grown and is showing a major sign of improvement from just a few months ago. 39% of Nintendo's sales are...