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We used to consider adolescence ending at age 19, but now scientists in the UK think we should consider the period of development as lasting from ages 10 to 24. BBC reports there's currently a movement of social scientists who...
Canadian model has been left partially blinded after a botched eye tattoo; an experience which has left her considering taking her own life. Bad reactions to anything from beauty products to surgical cosmetic treatments can happen to literally anyone –...
If many-legged critters make you squeamish, buckle up, because you probably haven't seen the most terrifying stuff centipedes have on offer, like deadly venom that can kill a mouse in just 30 seconds. Now scientists have started to unravel...
Eating one banana and an avocado a day may prevent hardening of the arteries that can result in heart disease and death, says new research. Scientists from the University of Alabama at Birmingham recently conducted an experiment, published in Journal...
Last month we were all horrified to hear about the story of 20-year-old Kaylee Muthart, a young America woman who gouged her own eyes out during a meth-induced hallucination to leave her blind. Now, Kaylee, from Anderson, South Carolina, has...
A pair of French scientists have identified a tiny discrepancy in the eyes of people with dyslexia, potentially making it treatable. Writing in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B, a team at the University of Rennes found that the...
An analysis of bacteria present in the mouth showed that some types of bacteria that lead to periodontal disease were associated with higher risk of esophageal cancer. Higher levels of one type of bacteria, which is linked to periodontal disease,...
New research from Autism Speaks has identified an additional 18 gene variants that appear to increase the risk for autism. The new report appears this week in the journal Nature Neuroscience. It involved the analysis of 5,205 whole genomes from...
An unconscious patient caused a panic when doctors discovered he had the words 'Do Not Resuscitate' tattooed across his chest. The 70-year-old man, who was diabetic, left medics with an ethical dilemma when he was admitted to hospital with a...
Study shows sufferers have higher levels of bacteria involved in processing nitrates, and could explain why some foods appear to act as migraine triggers. Researchers at University of California San Diego School of Medicine have found that the mouths of...

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Hey ISIS, You Suck: Local Muslims Post Anti-ISIS Billboard

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