Vicks VapoRub may Increase Breathing Problems in Infants

Vicks VapoRub may Increase Breathing Problems in InfantsAccording to a new study the popularly used Vicks VapoRub rather than helping could cause airway inflammation that can restrict breathing in infants and toddlers.

Stanford’s new $100 million energy research and teaching institute

The latest move by the Stanford University in the direction of its green technology efforts is its creation of a new $100 million energy institute on the campus. The extravagant endeavor aims at investigating alternative and sustainable sources of energy, with the help of new faculty and increased number of graduate students on board.

CDC Director Resigns from Post

Dr. Julie L. Gerberding, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has resigned and will be replaced on an interim basis by a deputy. Dr.

Salmonella Found in Minnesota Peanut Butter

After Minnesota Department of Health found salmonella in an open container of peanut butter, the brand has been voluntarily recalled by the manufacturer.

U.S. National Safety Council Calls for Cell Phone Ban while Driving

The National Safety Council is calling for a total ban on using cell phones while driving including using hands free devises saying the practice is clearly dangerous and leads to fatalities.