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HPV Infection Linked to Increased Risk of Oral Cancer From Tobacco Usage

HPV Infection Linked to Increased Risk of Oral Cancer From Tobacco Usage

The human papillomavirus infection (HPV) has been linked to increased risk of oral cancer for those who use tobacco products according to a recent study. The paper was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) on Oct. 8. The study was conducted by researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. […]

Ebola Infected Doctor Still in Isolation at Bellevue

Ebola Infected Doctor Still in Isolation at Bellevue

Ebola infected physician Dr. Craig Spencer is reportedly still in isolation at New York’s Bellevue Hospital, receiving anti-viral medications. He has been under quarantine at Bellevue Hospital since Thursday morning. He received a potentially life-saving blood transfusion on Friday, as reported by New York’s Bellevue hospital, where he is currently receiving treatment for the Ebola […]

ISIS Executes Hostages After Torture

ISIS Executes Hostages After Torture

ISIS operatives in Syria and Iraq have been accused of brutally torturing their hostages before executing them, reportedly in retaliation for U.S. involvement in the region. ISIS rebels control large areas of Iraq and Syria, in their attempt to re-establish the Muslin caliphate. ISIS operatives have beheaded at least four Westerners in an attempt to limit […]

Police in Wichita Involved in Fatal Shooting [Video]

Police in Wichita Involved in Fatal Shooting [Video]

Police in the city of Wichita, Kansas are reporting that a man was shot and fatally wounded this morning by local law enforcement officers after he was shooting randomly into the air and at an apartment building in a west Wichita subdivision. When confronted, the man began to fire on the officers. As back-up arrived, Wichita police officers […]

Ebola May Be Contracted Through Items Touched by an Infected Person

Ebola May Be Contracted Through Items Touched by an Infected Person

Ebola transmission facts state that people may actually be able to contract the virus by coming into contact with items that someone who is symptomatic with the Ebola virus has previously touched. This information has been published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). A doctor who had just returned home to New York City from Africa has been positively diagnosed the […]

Halloween Traditions Have Changed

Halloween Traditions Have Changed

Halloween is celebrated on Oct. 31 in the U.S, and is generally a time for trick-or-treating for children and costume parties for adults. Several of the more popular Halloween traditions have changed over the years since being brought to the U.S. by Irish immigrants long ago. Halloween has its origins in the Celtic culture, and the folklore associated with […]

NASA Experiments Return From ISS [Video]

NASA Experiments Return From ISS [Video]

NASA is reporting that crucial research experiments from the ISS were returned to Earth on Oct 25, via a reusable SpaceX cargo module. The SpaceX module had previously delivered a replacement for the ailing SeaWinds instrument on board the QuikScat Satellite. It also delivered a 3D printer to the ISS. On Sept. 20, NASA replaced […]

West Nile Virus Still Active

West Nile Virus Still Active

The West Nile Virus is still active in the U.S., long after summer is technically over. Incidences of West Nile Virus have not advanced beyond the outbreak threshold this year, but the basic fact that we are seeing multiple cases in less than warm weather climate areas is cause for concern. Numerous cases have been […]

Climate Change Fact or Fiction

Climate Change Fact or Fiction

Climate change facts abound, and those who doubt the authenticity of claims from climate change scientists see these statistics as fiction rather than fact. The Climate Change / Global Warming debate has been going on for decades now, with mixed results. Believers on the left, naysayers on the right. Climate change is back in the […]

Boeing B-29 Superfortress Delivered Thermonuclear Warfare to the World

Boeing B-29 Superfortress Delivered Thermonuclear Warfare to the World

The Boeing B-29 Superfortress holds a special place in American history for more than one reason, but none more important than this one; On Aug 6, 1945, the United States became the first country in the world to use an atomic weapon, dropping a thermonuclear device on the Japanese city of Hiroshima. The Boeing B-29 […]

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