Science Unlocks the Mystery of Brain Freeze

The mind-numbing pain of "brain freeze" is a feeling those of us who love to quickly slurp down a cold drink know all too well. Scientists have never fully been able to explain why brain freeze happens, but now a new study is offering some insight. The study was actually conducted in an effort to better understand… » 4/23/12 10:00am 4/23/12 10:00am

Dare to Dream: Over-the-Counter Birth Control

As the FDA considers making it less of a pain in the ass for people with chronic ailments to get their meds, some health care advocates think now might be the time to lift the prescription requirement on another daily pharmaceutical that must be endlessly renewed: birth control. But without a doctor to look at them… » 3/23/12 11:25am 3/23/12 11:25am