People who rely on a number of specialty biotech drugs to treat their health conditions saw prices rise by 8.7 percent last year, an AARP investigation found.
The government’s $700 billion bailout of troubled financial institutions may actually end up benefiting taxpayers in the long run, analysis by Barron’s has claimed.
The current economic turmoil on Wall Street makes it more difficult than ever to know where to store your precious cash.
Hospitals in dozens of states across the country could be storing low-level radioactive material on their premises because there is no disposal alternative, according to a report in the Associated Press.
Health risks connected with cell phone use have not adequately been explored, an expert has warned a congressional subcommittee.
America’s largest internet service providers have told the Senate Commerce Committee that they do not engage in behavior that infringes on customers’ privacy.
Actually the government doesn’t bail anybody out. They simply create credit and make it available to those on the inside. Unknown completely to the American people, every “bailout” cost every dollar holder because it dilutes their dollars and the result is reduced purchasing power. They steal trillions of dollars this way and they will finally reduce the middle class in the US to poverty.
There is plenty of precedent and history. It happened in Germany in 1923 and ruined most of the German people. Only those who bought gold and foreign currencies preserved their savings.
I believe that the government could try to confiscate gold at any time. They can make up a reason and the people will believe what they are told. I think that the ETFS were set up to confiscate. This is the perfect scheme for a huge catch of gold for the government to take all at once. Its too tempting when things get really bad with paper money.
Americans are paying more out of their own pockets for health insurance than ever before, according to new statistics.
Large quantities of fine, organic particle pollutants are not being addressed by current air quality regulations, scientists suggest.
The growth of radio frequency identification (RFID) and related technologies raises questions about how to protect people’s privacy, according to participants at a Federal Trade Commission workshop.
Representative Ron Paul of Texas has placed the blame for the current economic downturn squarely on missteps taken by U.S. government.
Hospitals made nearly 60,000 errors involving blood thinners over a five-year period, according to a new safety alert from a regulatory group.
Most people who travel with personal and business information stored on their laptops, cell phones and notebooks expect that data to remain private.
Planning for retirement is one of the most important steps you can take to protect your wealth, but what if you watched your careful plans crumble due to stock market turmoil?
It may sound like something out of a science fiction movie, but a toxic ingredient found in rocket fuel is also present in some Americans’ drinking water – and the Environmental Protection Agency said it will not take action to get rid of it.
Investors concerned about their wealth were not given much reason to feel optimistic on Monday, as the dollar experienced record losses against the euro.
Today’s medical facilities say they are committed to implementing the most hi-tech patient data systems available, but do they really know how to protect your personal information?
Millions of Americans are consuming minute concentrations of pharmaceuticals that are flushed down the drain each year by hospitals, an Associated Press investigation reveals.
The Archives of Internal Medicine showed that men who ate nuts at least twice a week lowered their risk of heart attack by 47 percent and reduced the risk of general coronary heart disease by 30 percent because of these good nut oils.
75 percent of Americans are chronically dehydrated. In 35 percent of Americans, the thirst mechanism is so weak that it is often mistaken for hunger.
Heart Attacks: Research has shown that the severely blocked heart blood vessels are not the ones most likely to cause a heart attack. Yet they are the ones bypassed with surgery! Bypassed coronary blood vessels clog ten times faster. An interesting note… bypass surgery has never been approved by the FDA.
John McCain has spoken out against the Federal Reserve’s plans to bail out troubled financial institutions, saying it should "get back to its core business of responsibly managing our money supply and inflation."