For a Healthier Diet, Go Wild

19e32d0274.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- Virtually everyone agrees that Americans should eat more fruits and vegetables, but Jo Robinson, food activist and author of the new book Eating on the Wild Side, wants consumers to know that not all fruits and vegetables are created equal.

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Daughter’s Hairdo Reveals Mom’s Hangups

69ffbfa1e8.jpgpsjackie.com(NEW YORK) -- Jackie Morgan MacDougall hoped the faux-hawk phase would be fleeting.  Her 6-year-old daughter, Lucy, desperately wanted to chop her long black hair into the short, spiky style -- a move the mother of two boys and a girl could hardly bear.

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Teen Is Revived After Being Under Water for 30 Minutes

f905689397.jpgiStockphoto/Thinkstock(NEWBERG, Ore.) -- An Oregon teen who did not know how to swim was listed in critical condition Tuesday after being pulled from a river in which he was submerged for 30 minutes.

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Vinegar Test May Help Reduce Deaths Caused by Cervical Cancer

114d50ab20.jpgSiri Stafford/Photodisc/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A medical study in India found that a test utilizing an acetic acid solution -- vinegar -- could help prevent cervical cancer in women.

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General Anesthesia Linked to Increased Risk of Dementia in Elderly

0e66042103.jpgPixland/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- A new study shows that senior citizens who go under general anesthesia during medical procedures may experience an increased rate of dementia.

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