Kathy Landin is a freelance internet pop-culture junkie (and web video producer). For a brief time in 2011, she was THIS close to being Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. She's blogged for local TV stations, anonymous dating adventures and stupid advice columns. Mostly she entertains herself by practicing the fine art of idiocy, which you can watch in Kathy Landin's "I'm an Idiot" Show. Or, if you have a short attention span, get 140 characters of idiocy on Twitter.
Good News About Ebola, at Last
After weeks of concern, worry and then near panic over the deadly Ebola virus, there is finally some good news that will (hopefully) relieve some of the lingering fear of a broader epidemic.
There’s a Vaccine for the Virus You Should Be Worried About — The Flu
Ebola may be grabbing all the headlines, but the virus we’re all far more likely to catch and get seriously ill from is one that’s very preventable: the flu.
5 Things You Should Know About Ebola — How It Spreads, Symptoms & More
Ebola is all over the headlines lately. Here are some helpful facts about the deadly disease (that you're not going to catch).
New Research Shows Memory Loss From Alzheimer’s May Be Reversible
Encouraging new research may show that it’s possible to reverse the memory loss associated with Alzheimer’s disease—if it’s caught early.
‘Sexting’ Growing More Popular but Doesn’t Lead to Riskier Behavior in Teens
More teens are sexting—that is, passing around explicit photos and texts on their phones—but that doesn't mean they're engaging in other, riskier activities too.
10 Products You Can Buy to Support Breast Cancer Awareness — And Look Great In
While making straight-up donations is a great way to show your support, we've also found 10 ways you can use your purchasing power to promote the fight against breast cancer.
Walking Could Be the Most Important Form of Exercise You Do
Forget what you see on those extreme-weight-loss reality shows. The simple act of walking may in fact be the most helpful form of exercise you're not doing enough.
Powerful New Drug Could Be Good News for Patients With Aggressive Breast Cancer
A new drug may extend the life of certain breast cancer patients up to 16 months longer.
One College Campus May Have Found the Answer to Its Binge Drinking Problem
With college campuses under more scrutiny after recent assault issues, the topic of underage and binge drinking is at the forefront. One university is finding that the best way to deal with the issue is to stop ignoring it and confront it head-on with local law enforcement, students, parents and bus…
Not-So-Fun Study Says Sweating the Small Stuff Could Kill You
It turns out that age-old advice not to sweat the small stuff is more than just a trite saying. It could save your life.