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Penn State Nittany Lions head coach en:Joe Paterno on the sideline during warmups prior to the 2006 Homecoming game versus the University of Illinois on Friday, October 20, 2006. Joe Paterno at Penn State was one of the most successful, and controversial, football coaches at the University level. What will his real legacy be?

Tim Tebow Foundation Tim Tebow with Jacob Rainey, one of the many people dealing with health problems Tebow hosted at Broncos games this season. Photo source. Denver Broncos Quarterback Tim Tebow has become a popular culture phenomenon not only because of his extraordinary athletic skills but because he lives out the values of his religious…

Billion Dollar Gila Monster Spit?

Source. This venomous lizard, Heloderma suspectum, harbors a billion dollar secret: a special protein in his saliva and tail. That protein, exenatide, is highly effective in treatment for type 2 diabetes.

NBC photo Contestants on NBC’s “Biggest Loser” In Woody Allen?s Sleeper, Miles awakens after a 200-year sleep, to a world in which healthy food choices have become topsy-turvy: Dr. Melik: (listing items Miles had requested for breakfast): “… wheat germ, organic honey, and… Tiger’s Milk.” Dr. Aragon: “Oh, yes. Those are the charmed substances that…

NBC’s “Biggest Loser” has become a phenomenon, with over 10 million regular viewers. There is no doubt that this show delivers dramatic entertainment. Sagas about victory of the human spirit, against all odds, are timeless. With the final four contestants being featured next week, I would like you to consider the message that this show…