A nude Kathy Griffin takes on ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Katherine De Guzman – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor New York, NY, United States (4E) – 53-year-old comedian, Kathy Griffin, took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge not in a bikini or sweatpants, but with nothing- only her red high heels. She takes the challenge...
Posted On 01 Sep 2014
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U.K. parliamentarians seek health warning, nutrition content on liquor labels

Windsor Genova – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor London, United Kingdom (4E) – A group of U.K. parliamentarians want to introduce a law requiring all alcoholic drinks in the country to include a health warning and nutritional content in their labels. The...
Posted On 01 Sep 2014
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Recognizing and Treating Depression Program Offered by Tyrone Center

TYRONE – The Tyrone Fitness and Wellness Center will provide a free, educational program entitled  “Recognizing and Treating Depression.” The program will be presented by John McIntosh, Ed.D., LPC, CAADC, a licensed professional counselor and certified advanced alcohol and...
Posted On 30 Aug 2014

Joan Rivers Still In Serious Condition, According to Daughter

June Javelosa – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Hollywood, CA, United States (4E) – The host and comedienne, Joan Rivers is reportedly still in serious condition, according to her daughter, Melissa Rivers. A few days ago, the elder Rivers was rushed to Mount...
Posted On 29 Aug 2014
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Penn State Named the 10th Healthiest College in the U.S.

Greatist just released its list of the 25 healthiest colleges in America and Penn State checks in at No. 10. The ranking took into consideration healthy eating practices, fitness opportunities and medical and mental health services and programs. This follows an earlier ranking by...
Posted On 29 Aug 2014

Sensory-Tested Drug-Delivery Vehicle Could Limit Spread of HIV, AIDS

UNIVERSITY PARK – A unique method for delivering compounds that could positively impact the global battle against HIV and AIDS may be possible, thanks to researchers in Penn State’s College of Agricultural Sciences. A semi-soft vaginal suppository made from the...
Posted On 29 Aug 2014

"Third wave" of malaria resistance lurks on Thai-Cambodia border

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia (IRIN) – Public health experts and scientists warn history’s third major bout of drug-resistant malaria could spread across Asia to Africa unless “radical action” is taken. Artemisinin-resistant strains on the Thailand-Cambodia border...
Posted On 29 Aug 2014
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Calif. Bill Would Protect Estates Of Many Who Received Medicaid

United States (KaiserHealth) – A bill passed by the California legislature this week is putting Gov. Jerry Brown in a delicate position: Sign the measure and support consumer demands for a change in the state’s policy on recovering assets from Medicaid enrollees or...
Posted On 28 Aug 2014
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Joan Rivers in stable condition after health scare

June Javelosa – Fourth Estate Cooperative Contributor Hollywood, CA, United States (4E) – Host and comedienne Joan Rivers was rushed to a New York City hospital after she reportedly stopped breathing after undergoing throat surgery last August 28. The TV personality...
Posted On 28 Aug 2014
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Joan Rivers gets hospitalized mid-surgery at clinic, in critical condition

Paula David – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter New York, NY, United States (4E) – Joan Rivers was rushed to New York’s Mount Sinai hospital on Thursday after she reportedly stopped breathing during a surgery at a local clinic. According to TMZ, the veteran...
Posted On 28 Aug 2014
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