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Coronavirus crisis increases need to help victims of domestic violence and their pets

April 2, 2020 - With hundreds of millions of people required to stay indoors during the coronavirus pandemic, the media is reporting...

Golden age of Hollywood was not so golden for women

Casablanca (1942) had a male director, male producer, three male screenwriters, and seven featured male actors.Credit: Bill Gold

CDC: Severe Illness Associated with Using Non-Pharmaceutical Chloroquine Phosphate to Prevent and Treat Coronavirus...

March 28, 2020 - Chloroquine phosphate, when used without a prescription and supervision of a healthcare provider, can cause serious health consequences,...

As stay-at-home orders increase, so do feelings of loneliness and depression

March 23, 2020 - To stop the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus, the governing bodies of cities and states across the country...

Can soap really ‘kill’ the coronavirus? (VIDEO)

WASHINGTON, March 23, 2020 — Constantly being told to wash your hands? Us, too. So we’re diving into the chemistry behind why...

How Plain Old Soap Kills Coronavirus (VIDEO)

March 18, 2020 - Plain old soap and water absolutely annihilate coronavirus. Read more about the coronavirus pandemic at http://vox.com/coronavirus You've been...

Rutgers Expert Offers Tips on How to Maintain Good Nutrition During Social Distancing Due...

March 17, 2020 - Multiple states and countries are instituting shutdowns, curfews, and encouraging social distancing to help minimize the spread of...

What do we do with our germ-harboring smartphones in the midst of pandemic?

March 13, 2020 - As the novel coronavirus continues to spread around the globe, people are focused...

How Do You Wash Your Hands? (VIDEO)

March 11, 2020 - Latania Logan, MD, a pediatric infectious diseases specialist at Rush University Medical Center, discusses the importance of teaching...

Redditor Wins Fight to Stay Anonymous

San Francisco, March 3, 2020 – A Reddit commenter has won their fight to stay anonymous after facing an improper copyright claim...

While the number of women is increasing, females still make up less than 10...

February 25, 2020 – Recent media coverage has highlighted women assuming leadership positions in the fire service as well as filling rank...

Celebrating the Life and Career of Katherine Johnson

February 24, 2020 - Katherine Johnson passed away Feb. 24, 2020, after living a life filled with trail-blazing achievements. Being handpicked to be...

The ‘purrfect’ music for calming cats

February 24, 2020 - Taking a cat to the vets can be a stressful experience, both for...

On Congress’s orders, USDA begins restoring inspection reports for puppy mills, roadside zoos and...

February 19, 2020 - Three years ago, the U.S. Department of Agriculture inexplicably blacked out records of inspections at puppy mills, roadside...

A decade of Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) recall analysis: Over 100 recalls in 10 years

Washington, D.C. February 12, 2020 - The Consumer Federation of America (CFA) released its most up-to- date Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) recall analysis which...

Consumer Reports: How to Use a Fire Extinguisher (VIDEO)

Feb. 11, 2020 - A fire extinguisher might seem like a simple device, but you would be surprised how many people don’t...

2020 Hollywood Diversity Report: A different story behind the scenes

February 6, 2020 - Oscars viewers this weekend might see the predominantly white nominees and think Hollywood still has a diversity problem.

Toll Continues to Mount for Pedestrians and Bicyclists, the Victims in One in Five...

February 5, 2020 - Policymakers have eagerly promoted walking and bicycle riding as a way to get healthy exercise while reducing traffic...