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NPR Gitanjali Rao, 11, says she was appalled by the drinking water crisis in Flint, Mich. — so she designed a device to test for lead faster. She was named “America’s Top Young Scientist” on Tuesday at the 3M Innovation Center in St. Paul, Minn. Andy King/Discovery Education 3M Young …

Over 25 million Americans, 9% of the population have diabetes.  Type II diabetes is growing.  The occurrence of obesity seems to be related to Type II diabetes. The pancreas is the organ that produces insulin.  In diabetics, the pancreas still produces insulin, just not enough.  Also, there exists a condition …

The human genome is affected by both environmental and genetic factors.  By 2004, the human genome was sequenced.  It consists of three billion base pairs.  Humans seem to have 99.5% of their genome the same as everyone else.  The .5% of the genome that is variable leads to variations in …

New York Times The alumni board of a Cornell University fraternity has decided to close the school’s chapter indefinitely, the school said Tuesday, after students who may have been involved in the fraternity were accused of attacking a black student, beating him and calling him by a racial epithet. A Cornell …

PEOPLE.COM Who Is Montia Sabbag? 5 Things About Woman at Center of Kevin Hart Extortion Scandal Montia Sabbag has come forward as the woman in the video allegedly used for an extortion attempt against Kevin Hart. Sabbag spoke out at a press conference with high-profile attorney Lisa Bloom on Wednesday, where she refuted …

LIDERAZGO JOVEN A TRAVES DE LA EXPERIENCIA DE INTERCAMBIO CULTURAL Muchos pensamos que nuestra epoca de universidad es estudiar, divertirnos en fiestas con los amigos, vivir nuestro romance, comenzar a tener responsabilidades financieras. Pero…realmente te sientes preparado en tus competencias y habilidades para ??? Presta mucha atencion a la informacion …

Immunosuppressive drugs used in organ transplantation must be selective in order to block some T and B cells.  They must also be non-toxic to the kidney; in other words non-nephrotoxic.  The immunosuppressive drugs must not promote malignancies; and not aggravate cardiovascular risk factors.  The drugs should also improve compliance of …

Integrative Cancer Care involves complementary therapies which accompany conventional surgery, radiation, and  chemotherapy.  It does not act to replace conventional cancer care which has already cured fourteen million Americans.  Integrative Oncology simply is meant to reduce the risk of cancer; and for patients to manage their symptoms.  Integrative oncology involves …

CNN ARTICLE Washington (CNN)New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez goes on trial today in a federal court in Newark, New Jersey, on charges of bribery in regard to his relationship with a campaign donor. Menendez has, from the start, insisted that he is totally innocent. But how much legal peril is Menendez actually …

THE WASHINGTON POST The Trump administration announced Tuesday it would begin to unwind an Obama-era program that allows younger undocumented immigrants to live in the country without fear of deportation, calling the program unconstitutional but offering a partial delay to give Congress a chance to address the issue. The decision, after …