Current Health News

March 26, 2016 - Issue 3507


Toxic Water Crisis in Flint — Could This Happen In Your City?

Toxic Water Crisis in Flint — Could This Happen In Your City?

March 26, 2016

They led people to believe it was safe. But now that the jury's in, we know it was hugely tainted. Indeed, it killed 10 people and is linked to IQ collapse, behavioral problems, hair and hearing loss, cancer, and convulsions.

Plants Are Smarter Than You Think

Sprouting Seed

March 26, 2016

Plants have developed complex defense mechanisms to protect them from predators. One such strategy, psammophory, involves coating its leaves with a special "glue" that allows the plant to coat itself with sand. New research revealed the purpose of this "sand armor."