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Is Charcoal Toothpaste Actually Bad For Your Teeth?

Is Charcoal Toothpaste Actually Bad For Your Teeth?

Charcoal toothpaste may be a hot trend right now, but new research suggests it could be a waste of money; and, in fact, a waste of teeth as well. Apparently, this new study suggests that not only is there is a complete lack of... 
Scientists Identify Thousands of Germs in Plastic Ball Pits

Scientists Identify Thousands of Germs in Plastic Ball Pits

Ball pits have long been a source of fun and frolic for children—and for parents looking to take a breather—but a new study warns what we have all feared: ball pits are, essentially, a cesspool of infection-causing germs.   The... 
New Study Shows Workplace Wellness Programs Mostly Ineffective

New Study Shows Workplace Wellness Programs Mostly Ineffective

A lot of companies have instituted wellness programs for their employees for the purpose of keeping them healthy and not calling in sick or putting in more hours. But one recent study is showing that the workplace wellness programs... 
Loneliness:  A Serious Problem Plaguing Some Seniors

Loneliness: A Serious Problem Plaguing Some Seniors

For years geriatricians, doctors, and psychologists have told older aging adults who complained of being lonely to “Go out and find something that matters to you and do it.”   But that advice didn’t work... 
Global Prostate Cancer Diagnosis In Decline, Study Says

Global Prostate Cancer Diagnosis In Decline, Study Says

Prostate cancer is one of the deadliest forms of cancer for men. Fortunately, new research indicates that prostate cancer cases are on the decline, both in the United States and around the world.   The study comes... 
Warner CEO Kevin Tsujihara Announces He Will Step Down

Warner CEO Kevin Tsujihara Announces He Will Step Down

Warner Bros Entertainment Chairman and CEO Kevin Tsujihara has made it known, this week, his plan to vacate his position.  This would end a tenure of roughly 25 years with the company, with 6 years in charge of the film... 
Will the FDA Restart Food Inspection Amid the Federal Government Shutdown?

Will the FDA Restart Food Inspection Amid the Federal Government Shutdown?

Even in the middle of all the very recent food product recalls, the United States Food and Drug Administration has been forced to stop all routine food safety inspections because of the extended federal government shutdown.  This... 
Inevitable Galactic Collision Sooner Than Expected

Inevitable Galactic Collision Sooner Than Expected

Astrophysics researchers from Durham University, in the United Kingdom, have predicted that another galaxy will definitely collide with our Milky Way galaxy far sooner than expected, an event which will cause our Solar System... 
FDA Reports Teva Pharmaceuticals Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall Two Combination Drug Blood Pressure Medications Over Potential Cancer Risks

FDA Reports Teva Pharmaceuticals Announces Voluntary Nationwide Recall Two Combination Drug Blood Pressure Medications Over Potential Cancer Risks

The United States Food and Drug Administration posted, this week, a statement from Teva Pharmaceuticals USA regarding a voluntary recall into two high blood pressure drugs over increased concern of a possible cancer risk.  In the... 
 Marriott Hotels Reveals Starwood Guest Data Breach

 Marriott Hotels Reveals Starwood Guest Data Breach

Towards the end of this week, Marriott International revealed that the information of approximately 500 million guests could have been compromised as part of a Starwood guest reservation database breach. This is potentially among...