Can Marijuana Rejuvenate Older Adult Brains?

CAN MARIJUANA REJUVENATE OLDER ADULT BRAINS?

By Katherine Hitt/Flickr Personally, I think that...um...What Was the Question? Smoking pot fogs the brain, makes one forgetful, slows...

Colon Cancer: Underused Simple Blood Test Can Help Improve Treatment

COLON CANCER: UNDERUSED SIMPLE BLOOD TEST CAN HELP IMPROVE TREATMENT

An underused simple blood test can help to improve treatment options for colon cancer.

 
 
 
EXPERIMENT: I sank four ammo cans full of ammunition to the bottom of a pond for one year. here's what happened when I opened them

EXPERIMENT: I SANK FOUR AMMO CANS FULL OF AMMUNITION TO THE BOTTOM OF A POND FOR ONE YEAR. HERE'S WHAT HAPPENED WHEN I OPENED THEM

I just ruined over a thousand rounds of ammo to find out which ammo storage containers really work in harsh environments. A little...

The 13 Best Workouts to Do Outside This Summer

THE 13 BEST WORKOUTS TO DO OUTSIDE THIS SUMMER

Summer may be the season when you want to be in the best shape ever , but that doesn't mean you want to spend all of your warm-weather...

 
 
 
U.S. College Student Released From North Korea Has 'Extensive Loss of Brain Tissue' and 'No Signs of Understanding Language,' Say Doctors

U.S. COLLEGE STUDENT RELEASED FROM NORTH KOREA HAS 'EXTENSIVE LOSS OF BRAIN TISSUE' AND 'NO SIGNS OF UNDERSTANDING LANGUAGE,' SAY DOCTORS

This article originally appeared on People.com. The 22-year-old college student who was released from imprisonment in North Korea in...

Why Do I Fart So Much? Ways To Reduce Excessive Gas

WHY DO I FART SO MUCH? WAYS TO REDUCE EXCESSIVE GAS

Everyone farts. For some, however, excessive gas can be embarrassing or uncomfortable. This article explores why some people fart so...

 
 
 
Fruit d' Or gets Health Canada approval for cranberry powder during period of regulatory uncertainty

FRUIT D' OR GETS HEALTH CANADA APPROVAL FOR CRANBERRY POWDER DURING PERIOD OF REGULATORY UNCERTAINTY

Fruit d' Or has obtained a Health Canada designation for its cranberry juice powder which comes with it the ability to make health...

Screen women for HPV at the same time as their smear test

SCREEN WOMEN FOR HPV AT THE SAME TIME AS THEIR SMEAR TEST

Currently NHS England only tests women for HPV if their smear test shows abnormal cells in their cervix. Despite making plans to change...

 
 
 
What are people saying about U.S. Senate's new health care bill?

WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING ABOUT U.S. SENATE'S NEW HEALTH CARE BILL?

Take a look at reactions from Ohioans and national figures on the Senate version of a healthcare bill.

Binge watching TV shows could lead to less muscle strength

BINGE WATCHING TV SHOWS COULD LEAD TO LESS MUSCLE STRENGTH

Binge watching television shows on Netflix may be good for our stress levels but it could be harming the physical health of older Australians,...

 
 
 
Senate GOP Reveals Replacement for Obamacare

SENATE GOP REVEALS REPLACEMENT FOR OBAMACARE

Bill would rein in Medicaid budget more slowly, preserve preexisting condition safeguards, change tax credits

Millennial men are causing a boom in male plastic surgery

MILLENNIAL MEN ARE CAUSING A BOOM IN MALE PLASTIC SURGERY

Thirty-one percent of men revealed they are interested in getting plastic surgery, with millennials making up 92 percent. Cosmetic...

 
 
 
Remy Ma Launches Fund To Help Women Who Have Trouble Conceiving

REMY MA LAUNCHES FUND TO HELP WOMEN WHO HAVE TROUBLE CONCEIVING

Remy Ma has been very open and honest about the losing her last child due to an ectopic pregnancy. Thankfully, because she's financially...

Broccoli sprout extract can replace toxic metformin drugs in type-2 diabetes; sulforaphane found to control blood sugar levels

BROCCOLI SPROUT EXTRACT CAN REPLACE TOXIC METFORMIN DRUGS IN TYPE-2 DIABETES; SULFORAPHANE FOUND TO CONTROL BLOOD SUGAR LEVELS

The American Diabetes Association reports that around 10 percent of the U.S. population has diabetes, most of whom have lifestyle-related...

 
 
 
5 hours on mobile increases risk of carpal tunnel syndrome

5 HOURS ON MOBILE INCREASES RISK OF CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME

Our obsessive tapping, swiping and scrolling is causing severe pain in people's hands and wrists, researchers from Hong Kong Polytechnic...

Suicide Risk Especially High for U.S. Farmers

SUICIDE RISK ESPECIALLY HIGH FOR U.S. FARMERS

Other occupations have lower rates, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Rural Health Concerns , Suicide

 
 
 
First Trial of DBS Brings Hope for Chronic Pain

FIRST TRIAL OF DBS BRINGS HOPE FOR CHRONIC PAIN

The affective component of pain in patients with post-stroke pain syndrome can be addressed by deep brain stimulation of the ventral...

Paracetamol use in pregnancy can reduce son's masculinity

PARACETAMOL USE IN PREGNANCY CAN REDUCE SON'S MASCULINITY

Researchers from the University of Copenhagen found paracetamol inhibits the development of 'male behaviour' in mice by reducing the...

 
 
 
Diabetes risk can be cut by small amounts of exercise

DIABETES RISK CAN BE CUT BY SMALL AMOUNTS OF EXERCISE

Researchers from the University of Arkansas found that even a little exercise can ward off insulin resistance, a precursor to type...

Hummus recalled from Walmart, others for risk of Listeria

HUMMUS RECALLED FROM WALMART, OTHERS FOR RISK OF LISTERIA

Three brands of hummus with pine nut topping - including Walmart's Marketside brand - are being recalled in the U.S. and Canada for...