NOROVIRUS STOMACH BUG: WHAT IS IT? WHAT ARE THE SYMPTOMS?

A new strain of norovirus accounted for 58% of the reported cases of what some people call “stomach flu” last month. As if this year’s robust flu season weren’t enough, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports today that a new strain of the vomiting disease norovirus has reached the USA from Australia. Last… [Continue Reading]

WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO LANCE ARMSTRON’S LIVESTRONG CANCER FOUNDATION?

Lance Armstrong may be associated with cycling and doping allegations, but for many, his greatest strides have been against cancer. The cancer awareness organization that Armstrong founded, the Lance Armstrong Foundation, has been flooded with supportive e-mails and calls in the last 12 hours, said Doug Ulman, its president and CEO. Armstrong announced late Thursday… [Continue Reading]

DRONES: WHAT ARE THEY AND WHAT DO THEY DO?

I’m bringing you this blog from the set of the BMW Olympics commercial shoot. I was given a break while they set up the lights and move the cameras around. So I decided to write a blog. There’s all this news about Drones crashing all over the United States and I just never knew exactly what… [Continue Reading]

WHAT ARE BATH SALTS? THE ZOMBIE BODY EATERS APOCALYPSE?

“Ivory Wave,” “Purple Wave,” Vanilla Sky,” and “Bliss” — all are among the many street names of a so-called designer drug known as “bath salts,” which has sparked thousands of calls to poison centers across the U.S. over the last year. Citing an “imminent threat to public safety,” the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) made… [Continue Reading]

KEVIN COSTNER AND STEPHEN BALDWIN GET READY TO FIGHT

When I first saw the caption that mentioned a fight between hollywood heavyweight Kevin Kostner, and Stephen Baldwin, I thought that they were going to engage in a fist fight. Why, I wondered, but I quickly found out that Stephen Balswin claims that he got hustled. It’s about to get serious. Read more… (CNN) — Lawyers for… [Continue Reading]