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Rushing to Conclusions About Adrenaline

Brian B. Hoffman, MD | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science
Brian B. Hoffman, MD

While shots of adrenaline alone do not enormously boost physical or emotional responses, adrenaline and noradrenaline play major roles in helping us cope with what the world throws our way.

Slaughterhouse Shuttered For Beef Contamination

AP | Posted 10.19.2011 | Home

MEXICO CITY -- The Mexican government says it has suspended butchering of cows at a slaughterhouse in central Mexico after finding many of the cattle ...

Trust the Facts and the Science -- Contador Is Innocent

Andy Ramos | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Andy Ramos

Why would Alberto Contador knowingly ingest a banned substance the day or night before he would be tested wearing the Yellow Jersey? The fact is: he wouldn't.

China Suspends Officials Over Tainted Pork Scandal

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BEIJING — A state news agency says three senior officials in central China have been suspended and more than two dozen others punished after pig...

The 'Scandal' Surrounding the Defending Tour de France Champ Takes a Turn for the Absurd

Christian Josi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Christian Josi

The reigning champion of the Tour is three time winner Alberto Contador from Spain. He's also one of the people who has faced those unfounded rumors of doping. But Contador not only fought back, he won.

Livestrong or Livewrong?

James Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
James Moore

Is Lance Armstrong really so gifted that he is able to outperform other talented and dedicated cyclists even as they are fortifying their own cardiovascular systems with pharmaceuticals?