Scientists added THC to the list of drugs yeast can now produce. Earlier this year, they learned how to get yeast to make hydrocodone (key ingredient to most syrup.) However, THC can help a much larger group of people than syrup. In fact, one researcher called THC “the Ferrari” of his discoveries.
Po’ lil Tink Tink. According to her Instagram, MsTinaLawson, Beyoncé’s mother took a trip to Atlanta that was not full of fun and excitement. The 61-year-old Texan was with her husband when she suffered from an asthma attack. “I came to Atlanta with my hubby for an award show. I had an Asthma attack and wound up in a hospital here. Hope to be out tomorrow! ! Pray for me,” she writes on Sun., Sept. 13. Find out more down bottom.
After giving birth to North West, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West decided that they didn’t want to stop there. The two keep doing the hump dance with hopes of a boy, however, infertility issues crept up on the pair. Here we are months later and Kim in pregnant, growing the baby boy that they worked so hard for, but that comes with a price. Kim admits that this pregnancy is coming up some of the same complications that she endured while carrying North. Find out more after the jump.
In the past several months, states across the country have reported detecting Legionnaires’ disease among their populations. In this case, San Quentin prison (California) has confirmed one person is diagnosed with the disease. And, there’s more to this story. Read more for additional details.
First Lady Michelle Obama is doing everything she can to make fruits, vegetables and healthy eating more appealing to Americans. Thursday night on Jimmy Kimmel Live, aired her PSA that introduces her new campaign ‘FNV.’ Check out the video below.
At the age of ten-years-old, Lisa Goodman-Helfand, now 40, was diagnosed with a scleroderma, an autoimmune disease characterized by the hardening of the skin and connective tissues. The disease leaves her with red blotches all over her body; face included. The teacher and blogger wanted to share her story of the painful condition, however, Facebook was not having it; a make-up-less woman with red blotches would cause “high negative feedback.” Find out more after the jump.
The Florida Department of Health has a slight rise in leprosy rates this year, so Floridians are encouraged to take precautionary measures in eschewing contact with Armadillos. It appears the state of Texas needs to mimic this action.
iLoveMakonnen has been pretty low-key in recent months, releasing a new song here and there but staying off of the blogs for the most part. Perhaps because he was busy getting his fitness on! Pictures of Makonnen from a concert popped up over the weekend, and he looks like a completely different person! I tried to go down his timeline to see if he discussed the process at all, but I got bored about 4 tweets in, so…I have no idea what he did to lose the weight. Feel free to search for yourself, though. Check out Makonnen’s before and after pics in the gallery!