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  • Woman charged with child abuse
    Woman charged with child abuse
    Each day thousands of children face the deadly epidemic of child abuse in the United States. Statistics show a child is abused every 10 seconds and 5 children die each day from child abuse and child neglectToday Beaufort Gazette (islandpacket.com)...
  • iPhone catches fire
    iPhone catches fire: Teen suffers serious burns after iPhone combusts in pants
    A Maine teenager suffered first and second degree burns after her iPhone caught fire in her pants and burned her, reports USA Today on Saturday.The unnamed 13-year-old was at school Friday when her iPhone caught fire in her pocket. She had Apple...
  • Robert Burns 1759 - 1796
    Celebrating Robert Burns' 255th birthday
    January 25th is Burns' Night. This is a night to celebrate the life, work and spirit of Robert Burns the national poet of Scotland. It says a lot about Scotland and the world in general that in this day and age a centuries old poet is...
  • Kendrick Lamar burns many rappers and Lindsay Lohan in latest track
    Kendrick Lamar burns fellow rappers and even Lindsay Lohan in latest track
    Kendrick Lamar just "killed the game" with a cutthroat verse on Big Sean's latest track "Control", and he took no prisoners. Kendrick unleashed his wrath on fellow rappers Drake, A$AP Rocky and Mac Miller, when his lyrics...
  • Fire Bay Bridge: Sushi truck burns during morning commute
    Fire Bay Bridge: Sushi truck burns during morning commute
    A truck carrying sushi and rice caught fire on the Bay Bridge during the busy morning commute. The driver was hauling everything needed for good Japanese meal. According to the San Francisco Chronicle on August 5, 2013, rice, sushi, vinegar, and...
  • fireworks dangers
    Fireworks injuries and safety
    Thousands of Americans are treated annually in emergency rooms across the country due to fireworks-related injuries around the Fourth of July, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). Unfortunately, more than 40 percent of all...
  • chingwanhung
    Herbal first aid, Ching Wan Hung burn ointment
    Many people are looking for herbal supplements that will improve health. Some of the most important herbal medicines are formulated for mundane day to day first aid. One such formula is the topical herbal formula Ching Wan Hung. Ching Wan Hung is...
  • Scotch 6,000 gallons: Burns on New Jersey Turnpike
    Scotch 6,000 gallons: Burns on New Jersey Turnpike
    Scotch whiskey, 6,000 gallons of it to be exact, caught fire when a tractor-trailer carrying a tank of it overturned on the New Jersey Turnpike. There were no injuries reported. According to the New York Post on June 5, 2013, the burning alcohol...
  • MicroSkin Before and After
    MicroSkin gives hope to those with skin conditions
    For millions of people across the world, each day is a struggle. These individuals have one of several skin conditions that cause extensive discoloration or even scarring. Burns, vitiligo, rosacea, psoriasis, and other conditions leave many...
  • The science of on-air weather reporting
    WSB-TV Glenn Burns to discuss weather wisdom at Tellus Museum
    ATLANTA, Ga. -- Breaking weather reports and doppler radar action will get a little more personal on Saturday at the Tellus Science Museum.WSB-TV chief meteorologist Glenn Burns will hold a special lecture on Weather Matters at the Cartersville...
  • Aloe Vera
    Aloe: a summer soother
    Long since thought to be one of Cleopatra's treasured plants, aloe lends its soothing properties to those suffering from summer's strong rays! While the scientific community is out on its net effectiveness, I am of the belief that it is a...
  • Fireworks
    How to use fireworks safely
    Fireworks, though a Chinese invention, have become an American tradition, particularly in celebrating American Independence Day. Fireworks can create dazzling displays, and can be a lot of fun to use and to watch. They are very dangerous though,...
  • The ReCell product
    Spray-on skin turns science fiction into a reality
    Sensational BeginningsBack in 1992, Fiona Wood and Marie Stoner, a medical researcher, developed a groundbreaking new implement of medical science. Called ReCell, the spray-on skin aimed to revolutionize the healing process for damaged human skin...
  • UCLA seeking facial injury patients for face transplant clinical trial
    UCLA launches face transplant program
    A new UCLA program offers fresh hope for individuals who have severe facial disfigurement from burns, trauma, or birth defects. For some of these individuals, conventional reconstructive surgery, using the patient’s own tissue can obtain a...
  • Burns picture
    Burns from the sun and chemicals
    Burns from sun and chemicalsSummer is almost here, out comes the bathing suits. The kids are excited to go swimming they cannot get past mom without sunscreen. What is the big deal behind this lotion? Sunscreen can protect the skin from UV light...