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How to Test Ebola in Just 60 Seconds

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How to Test Ebola in Just 60 Seconds

Believe it or not; a Canadian company claims it has developed a 60-second Ebola testing kit. bioLytical Laboratories, which offers rapid infectious disease diagnostic tests, has developed a pre-clinical prototype diagnostic test for the rapid detection of antibodies to the Ebola Zaire strain responsible for the current outbreak in West Africa. The prototype is based [...]

New Pregnancy Sleep System for Expectant Mothers

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New Pregnancy Sleep System for Expectant Mothers

Lotus Leaf is claimed to be a therapeutic pillow system that provides the alignment, comfort and stability necessary for pain relief and quality sleep during pregnancy. Julie Robbins, the inventor of the Lotus Leaf and CEO of LotusLeaf Solutions, LLC, calls herself a pregnancy sleep geek – and with good reason. A doula and prenatal [...]

Sex Goes Mobile with App-Enabled Vibrator

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Sex Goes Mobile with App-Enabled Vibrator

We-Vibe, which offers pleasure product for couples, has launched the We-Vibe 4 Plus, an app-compatible vibrator. According to the company, the vibrator allows couples to keep their flame ignited—together or apart. The free app, We-Connect, provides couples the opportunity to control their partners’ vibration across the room or from anywhere in the world. We-Connect features [...]

The 2015 Lavazza Calendar Unveiled

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The 2015 Lavazza Calendar Unveiled

The 2015 Lavazza Calendar – produced in collaboration with Slow Food, featuring photographs by Steve McCurry and creative direction by Armando Testa – is a photographic journey through the stories of everyday heroism of the Earth Defenders. From Nadia, the proud argan oil paladine in Morocco, to John, the guardian of Lare pumpkins in Kenya, [...]

Do Women Have the Right to Sexual Desire?

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Do Women Have the Right to Sexual Desire?

Viagra ad features a woman peddling erectile dysfunction medication. Following the debut of a first-of-its-kind Viagra ad featuring a woman peddling erectile dysfunction medication, a coalition of national women’s health and advocacy organizations released a parody of the ad highlighting its absurdity from the perspective of the 1-in-10 women who suffer from the most common [...]

Special Medical Support Team to Deal with Ebola in the U.S.

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Special Medical Support Team to Deal with Ebola in the U.S.

While President Obama met with his senior health, homeland security, and national security advisors last week to review the United States’ response to the Ebola epidemic, a Pentagon statement informed Sunday that the administration has decided to form a special team to combat the epidemic. The statement came from Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Admiral John [...]

Ebola and Pets: What Are the Risks?

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Ebola and Pets: What Are the Risks?

Can pets get sick from Ebola? Can they pass the virus to us? What should happen to the pets of infected people? These questions came to the forefront this week when concerns were raised about what to do with the dog of an Ebola-infected nurse in Texas. While the dog has shown no signs of [...]

CBS 60 Minutes to Cover Death with Dignity

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CBS 60 Minutes to Cover Death with Dignity

CBS 60 Minutes has announced it will air an interview with Compassion & Choices Pres. Barbara Coombs Lee this Sunday, Oct. 19, about the risk for dying patients and family caregivers who live in the 45 states that don’t authorize death with dignity for terminally ill, mentally competent adults. The story will detail the unjust [...]

Artistic Sex: Now Condoms to Come with Printed Tattoos

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Artistic Sex: Now Condoms to Come with Printed Tattoos

In an effort to change the way people look at condoms by changing the way condoms look, Graphic Armor company says it is offering FDA-approved condoms that, for the first time, feature custom printed images, words, slogans and “tattoos” printed directly onto the latex. The company’s Tattoo Condom Design Contest has invited designers, tattoo artists, [...]

President Obama Reviews the U.S. Response to Ebola Epidemic

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President Obama Reviews the U.S. Response to Ebola Epidemic

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in the U.S. confirmed that two health care workers at Texas Presbyterian Hospital — who both provided care for an Ebola patient who traveled from Liberia to Dallas, Texas — have also tested positive for Ebola, and have since been isolated. In the White House press briefing [...]

Woman Lost 277 Pounds. Gets New Shape and New Life

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Woman Lost 277 Pounds. Gets New Shape and New Life

When Rhonda Martin bought her first Pedego electric bike in 2012, she weighed 457 pounds. “Riding an electric bike was my first form of exercise,” she said. “I could barely walk 150 steps at a time. With my Pedego, I began a journey to a new shape and a new life.” To date, Martin has [...]

President Barack Obama Sued Over Ebola Epidemic

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President Barack Obama Sued Over Ebola Epidemic

Larry Klayman, a former U.S. Department of Justice prosecutor and founder of Freedom Watch, announced Tuesday that he has personally filed a lawsuit against President Barack Hussein Obama and those in his administration. They include the director of the Center for Disease Control (CDC), who are recklessly exposing the American people to the deadly Ebola [...]