Retirements funds cut in half, jobs lost, rising unemployment and reduced spending are the norm for U.S. citizens. But the Federal government is increasing payroll, and elected politicians have not lost a dime of their retirement savings. Read this article to learn what it all means…
A California scientist has been arguing there is a good reason to conduct more in-depth research on the possible causative link between vitamin D levels and the development of Alzheimer’s disease.
President Obama’s decision to close the Guantanamo Bay prison has put the future of its detainees in the spotlight, and a political battle is on the horizon over the issue of bringing some of the terrorist suspects to the U.S. for trial.
In the days since President Obama has announced Sonia Sotomayor’s nomination to the U.S. Supreme Court, a variety of conservative groups have expressed their reservations.
The Illinois CPA Society has provided advice on how to stay out of debt during challenging economic times.
A new study has suggested women who take folic acid for at least one year before they become pregnant may reduce their risk of having a premature baby by half.
As Texas lawmakers passed a bill which allows concealed weapons on state college campuses, a coalition of Louisiana higher education institutions has vowed to push back against similar laws in their state.
The Internal Revenue Service has said it is expanding its audit efforts among rich individuals and companies with foreign operations in an effort to enhance its enforcement.
A partnership that has been announced between scientific research centers from Mexico and China aims to explore a role of herbal medicines in containing the outbreak of the H1N1 flu.
I don’t know how it was in your neck of the woods, but I’m delighted to report that in our area, this Memorial Day was truly memorable. There were lots of flags flying on our street; the cemeteries (especially those containing the remains of veterans) were filled with flags and flowers; many of the stores and supermarkets — and even the local baseball game — observed a few moments of silence at 3:00 pm, as our country paused to pay tribute to all those who made the ultimate sacrifice for freedom.
Despite protests of anti-gun activists, Texas legislature has voted to allow college students and employees to carry concealed handguns on campus.
Ratifying the results of last year’s popular vote, the California Supreme Court upheld a ban on same-gender marriages yesterday, sparking fierce debate between critics and supporters of the move.
Although emphasizing it is not a magic bullet, experts are using the Exercise is Medicine Month to focus attention on the benefits of physical activity for overall health.
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Blood circulation must be continuous in order to provide nutrition to the cells of the body, to remove and transport wastes to the kidneys and lungs, and to prevent oxygen depletion which could cause damage to the organs. Blood flow is mainly hindered because of high blood viscosity, and acidic water increases blood viscosity. To maintain good health, the acid/alkaline (pH) balance in the tissues should be more alkaline, and the calcium level in our tissues must be adequate. Get the facts about keeping this intricate system in balance when you read this article…
President Obama has nominated Sonia Sotomayor, a current federal judge on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, to the U.S. Supreme Court to replace retiring Justice David Souter.
Pro-gun advocates have praised the law signed by President Obama last Friday that includes a clause which allows guns to be carried in national parks.
Diabetes therapy may be in for a breakthrough if a particular type of African tea turns out to be useful in the fight against the debilitating disease, scientists say.
The Fed’s decision in late March to dive into quantitative easing was a watershed event in the gold market. It meant a tidal wave of newly created money was headed our way. Read this article to learn how the actions of the Fed and the IMF are affecting gold…
After a short but intense campaign by some of its members, the Republican Party has abandoned its call for the Democratic Party to rename itself as the ‘Democrat Socialist Party.’
While sleeping pills may have side effects and cause addiction, proven natural methods have been shown to relieve symptoms of insomnia and restlessness.