NASA has reported that its SOHO, Solar, and Heliospheric Observatory, has detected two large Coronal Mass Ejections, CME, from the sun on November 23, travel as approximately 375 miles per second, or 1,350,000 mph. The two earth directed CME's are expected to reach earth sometime on or about Nov 25-26...
Doctors in Mexico City have called their double arm transplant success after giving 52-year-old Gabriel Granados a new outlook on life. Granados suffered severe electrical burns in January of 2011 which resulted in both of his arms being amputated below the elbows. The operation took place at the National Institute...
Once thought to be eradicated, whooping cough is making a comeback, up as much as 400% in some states. News cases are being reported in Florida, with an estimated 274 cases this year, 52 in Central Florida. Properly known as Pertussis, the vaccine for a whooping cough was once a...
A new drug called Gammagard, made by Baxter International Inc has been shown to stop or delay the progression of Alzheimer's disease by up to three years, according to a new study. Doctors say that four patients who received the highest dose in early testing showed no decline on memory...
http://www.thefloridanewsjournal.comhttp://www.thefloridanewsjournal.comLater tonight, everyone on earth will be granted a little extra time as International Timekeepers will be adding one second to Saturday night. Clocks will have the unusual reading of 11:59:60 before going to 12:00 am. What are you going to do with your extra free time? The timekeeper says...
NASA has identified a new asteroid that is expected to make an approach to earth so close in 2030, it has gotten the attention of the United Nations. Asteroid 2011 AG5 is expected to make a "keyhole" pass by earth in 2023 before finally returning in 2030 where it will...
The Food and Drug Administration, FDA, has published new rules controlling the production and sales of e-cigarettes that have risen in popularity over the last few years. Age restrictions, advertising controls and getting the approval of ingredients are some of the new rules e-cigarettes makes and retailers will have...
Whole Foods has issued a recall of the Crave Brothers Les frères cheese it sells in stores across the country after it was discovered there was contamination of dangerous listeria monocytogenes bacteria. The cheese is made by Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese in Wisconsin where the FDA discovered a link between...
Chilean officials report that more than 2,300 birds have been found dead so far along its coastline. Officials say the bird was found with broken wings and bruising and say they believe this is a result of the birds becoming entangled with fishing nets. The Pacific Ocean off the coast...
The Florida Health Department has said today that there are now 17 cases of fungal meningitis in Florida and that four new ones have been reported and announced. Three of those patients have already died. It is believed all are related to the tainted back pain injection medication given to...