7 Drugs Found in System of Hot Air Balloon Pilot in Deadliest US Crash, NTSB Says
The pilot of the deadliest hot air balloon crash in U.S. history had seven different drugs in his system at the time of the accident, according to documents released today by the National Transportation Safety Board. In the early hours of July 30, Alfred “Skip” Nichols was piloting a hot air
How Poland Coped When Most of Government Was Killed in Plane Crash: Part 5
Poland lost its President Lech Kaczynski and many of its top officials in a plane crash on April 10, 2010.
NJ Attorney General Files Against Doctor After Woman Dies From 'Adverse Effects of Drugs'
The New Jersey Attorney General is seeking to temporary suspend the license of a doctor who allegedly prescribed the highly addictive painkiller fentanyl off-label to three patients, according to a court filing. One of the three patients, according to the court filing, is a 32-year-old woman who
Pain Relief Doesn't Always Have to Come in a Pill, Study Finds
Serious and chronic pain can be debilitating for patients no matter how many pain relief pills they try. And as the opioid epidemic has continued to grow in the U.S., many health providers are less willing to prescribe large doses of prescription painkillers , which can lead to addiction. In an
Nearly Half of Antidepressants Not Prescribed for Depression, Study Finds
Physicians are increasingly prescribing antidepressants for a variety of conditions unrelated directly to depression, including pain, attention deficit disorder and digestive system disorders, according to a new report published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Using
Darth Vader, Batman and Superman Leave Mark on San Diego Comic-Con
very excited to have Rachel smith back. Thank you, sir. Another star wars tidbit for you. Bring it on. To satisfy that craving until September. Those guys at comic-con, they really know how to have some fun. Even with a guy that's creepy. Where else could the star wars villain to play along. Check
5 Vacations That Will Make You Live Longer
There's no question about it: Vacations are good for your health. Studies have shown that taking time off from work can improve cardiovascular health, mental health and sleep patterns. But while regular vacations of any kind might make you live longer, not all getaways are created equal. An
Slender Man: Twelve-Year-Old Found Close to Death With 19 Stab Wounds
Part 1: Payton Leutner doesn't return home the morning after a birthday sleepover with her friends.
5 Science-Backed Reasons Why Music is Good for You
Music is a powerful medium: Not only does it make us want to jump to our feet and “shake it off, shake it off” (thanks Taylor Swift ), but soul-stirring tunes also can help us fight through myriad health challenges as well. Here are five great reasons to pump up the jams, and listen with intent: It
Veterans Conquer Disabilities to Reach New Heights, All 13,770 Feet
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK, Wyoming – Veterans often struggle to reintegrate into civilian life. Finding the special bonds, friendships and camaraderie they once experienced in the military can be difficult. They all share similar stories – most of them are disabled, some were injured in...