Prophecy in today's headlines

Drug-resistant Superbugs Hit 35 States, Spread Worldwide

USA Today reports that bacteria that are able to survive every modern antibiotic are cropping up in many U.S. hospitals and are spreading outside the USA, public health officials say. The bugs, reported by hospitals in more than 35 states, typically strike the critically ill and are fatal in 30% to 60% of cases. Israeli [...]

New Drug-resistant Superbugs Discovered in 3 States

Health officials report an infectious-disease nightmare appears t be unfolding. A new gene that can turn many types of bacteria into superbugs resistant to nearly all antibiotics has sickened people in three states and is showing up around the world. Read Article

Arsenal of Antibiotics Not Being Restocked Due To Stalemate

This is one of those stories that you’re probably not hearing a lot about, but that doesn’t diminish the looming threat if it isn’t addressed soon. Drug companies are abandoning the antibacterial business, citing high development costs, low return on investment and, increasingly, a nearly decade-long stalemate with the Food and Drug Administration over how [...]

I-dosing – Teenagers Getting Digital High from Music Downloads

They put on their headphones, drape a hood over their head and drift off into the world of ‘digital highs’. Videos posted on YouTube show a young girl freaking out and leaping up in fear, a teenager shaking violently and a young boy in extreme distress. This is the world of ‘i-Dosing’, the new craze [...]

Dow Repeats Great Depression Pattern – CNBC

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is repeating a pattern that appeared just before markets fell during the Great Depression, Daryl Guppy, CEO at Guppytraders.com, told CNBC Monday. Unemployed men queuing for coffee and bread at a soup kitchen run by the Bahai Fellowship at 203 East 9th Street, New York, circa 1930. “Those who don’t [...]

Abortion Services To Be Advertised on UK Television

The first commercial to offer advice on abortion services will be screened on British TV next week, campaigners said today, provoking an enthusiastic welcome from advocates of women’s sexual health, and outrage from anti-abortion groups. The advert from Marie Stopes will be screened on Monday, offering what the organization says will be “clear, non-judgmental information” [...]

Narcissism Epidemic Spreads Among College Students

Narcissism has increased among Americans over the past 15 years, a joint study from San Diego State University (SDSU) and the University of South Alabama has concluded. The results suggest that the United States is poised to experience social problems as younger narcissists age and move into positions of power. The study, led by SDSU [...]

Teenagers Risk Death In Internet Choking Game Craze

Children are posting videos on the internet showing them choking other youngsters to the point of collapse, in a craze that doctors warn has led to brain damage and death. In one, a group of teenagers set out clear guidelines to the practice in an “instructional video”, while in several others British voices can be [...]