Monthly Archives: September 2014

BEE VENOM MAY HELP FIGHT CANCER

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign say venom from honeybees may block the growth or spread of cancer. A substance called melittin found in the venom prevents cancer cells from multiplying. The author of the study, Dianjan Pan … Continue reading

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MORE AMERICANS RETIRING ABROAD

The rate of Americans retiring outside of the United States has doubled over the past 10 years. Low cost of living, warm weather year round, and the experience of a new culture are enticing prospects. But, there are a few … Continue reading

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FOOD SAFETY FOR SUMMER COOKOUTS

Barbecues and pool parties with family and friends often top the list summer activities. But, cooking outside can lead to bacteria growth and food-borne illness Cathy Cochran, a food safety expert at the United States Department of Agriculture, warns that … Continue reading

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