Archive for March, 2009
Vaccine guidelines for U.S. adults have been released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Included in the list are 11 different types of vaccines with three key changes in their recommendations. And the flu vaccine is recommended for anyone with specific medical conditions.
More than a third of 401(k) participants who are able to invest in target-date funds are doing so, according to a new EBRI report.
Vitamin D is known to promote bone health, especially in children and menopausal woman, but a new study has found it also boosts the immune system.
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich has called on the government to return to capitalism’s basics by allowing failed companies to go into bankruptcy instead of pumping taxpayers’ money in to keep them afloat.
Following the AIG bonuses debacle, two prominent consumer advocates have called on Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner to resign.
NGOs are flocking to the area as North Dakota prepares for what may be unprecedented flooding.
An increasing number of Americans have insufficient levels of vitamin D, a new report has concluded.
Dr. Harvey W. Wiley was the first head of the company that later became the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He fought many battles against adulterated food, and was forced out of office by big food companies because of it. Find out more of the interesting history of Dr. Wiley and his fight for nutrition when you read this article…
Alaska’s Mount Redoubt has been erupting intermittently since Sunday causing cancelled flights and prompting state authorities to issue warnings and survival tips.