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An ingredient in marijuana may help soothe mental disorders

CBD has beneficial effects in patients with schizophrenia, according to a new study. Doug Menuez / Getty Weed use has long been associated with the ability to sometimes induce psychotic episodes. In people at risk for such mental disorders, psychoactive marijuana strands may bring on paranoia and

MENSFITNESS - 2017-12-18 19:28:05

Myth, busted: Suicide and the holidays

While the holidays can exacerbate feelings of anxiety and depression, the rate of suicide actually drops this time of year. It's easy to be misinformed when it comes to suicide. Before my life was dramatically altered because of suicide, there was much I didn't understand. For all the information

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2017-12-18 19:10:23

Valeant Pharmaceuticals Well on the Road to Recovery After Bausch + Lomb Distribution Deal

25 richest countries in the world Thinkstock Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) shares made a spectacular crash over the course of 2015 to 2017, and it looks like they now may be on the path to recovery. The stock ultimately responded positively when Valeant announced that its s

MSN.COM - 2017-12-18 18:35:24

4 babies die in intensive care unit of South Korean hospital

4 infants died within 90 minutes of each other Saturday in NICU incubators Health authorities monitor an additional 12 infants transferred or discharged from the hospital

CNN - 2017-12-18 17:18:24

Bone Loss Isn't Just for Women-Here's How to Tell If You Have It, Too

When you hear the term "osteopenia," you're probably wondering, "Does that have anything to do with osteoporosis? Don't only old people get that?" The truth is that yes, osteoporosis is most common among older people, but osteopenia can happen at virtually any age. Osteoporosis is a disease where yo

MEN'S HEALTH - 2017-12-18 15:39:14

Pregnant women who drink soda could cause health problems for child, study says

Friction Rises Between Trump Lawyers and Mueller's Team While it is already common knowledge that pregnant women should not drink alcohol while pregnant, new research suggests that drinking soda or pop could also cause health problems for the child later in life. The study conducted through Harvard

MSN.COM - 2017-12-18 10:06:23

Three myths about pregnancy

Pregnant women can be given all sorts of strange advice when friends and family find out they are expecting a child. While it is often well-meaning, however, in many cases, these tips have little scientific basis. Here we look at three of the most persistent myths. Eating for two Disappointingly, i

BBC - 2017-12-18 08:00:00

A Big Holiday Meal Can Trigger a Heart Attack

Provided by Consumer Reports Consumer Reports has no financial relationship with advertisers on this site. "It's not so easy to just say no when you keep getting invited, and it's all out there in front of you," said the 55-year-old stockbroker, a long-term patient of mine. He was offering a timewo

MSN.COM - 2017-12-18 19:17:57

Don't play around when it comes to toy safety

A landmark study from Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, found that more than 3 million kids went to U.S. emergency rooms from 1990 through 2011 for toy-related injuries. Falls and collisions are the most common injuries overall, but kids face different safety threats from toys depend

MEDICALXPRESS - 2017-12-18 16:25:37

Bears' Zach Miller shares video of first steps following gruesome leg injury

EDS NOTE: GRAPHIC CONTENT - Chicago Bears tight end Zach Miller (86) injures his leg as pulls in a touchdown reception, that was ruled incomplete upon review, as New Orleans Saints defensive back Rafael Bush (25) covers, in the second half of an NFL football game in New Orleans, Sunday, Oct. 29, 20

FOXNEWS - 2017-12-18 16:21:26

Kids Are Getting Needlessly Exposed to Opioids From Routine Wisdom Tooth Removal

Luckily, there's a non-opioid substitute that might help. But will dentists adopt it? Here's something about wisdom teeth removal and other routine dental procedures parents might not have worried about before: potential opioids entering their child's system. "Dentists and oral surgeons are the numb

DAILY BEAST - 2017-12-18 14:00:00

California Health Officials Advise Caution Against Cellphone Radiation

The California Department of Public Health has issued its first guidelines for cellphone usage, advising people to reduce exposure to their phones' radio frequency energy. The department cited preliminary research suggesting a link between human health and the "long-term, high use" of cellphones, b

HUFFINGTONPOST - 2017-12-18 12:49:52

Abuse and adversity in childhood linked to more cardiovascular risk in adulthood

Children and teens who are abused, witness violence, are bullied or face other adversities are more likely to develop cardiovascular diseases in adulthood, according to a new scientific statement by the American Heart Association published in the Association's journal Circulation. The statement is b

SCIENCE DAILY - 2017-12-18 08:00:00

Columbus man missing since July was located in good ‎health‏

Tyrese Cheatham, 18, was last seen by his mother in February 2016 in Columbus, GA and in July 2017 Chatham was photographed at a family gathering in Eufaula, AL before being found. Police say he was in good health. No other details are available at this time. Copyright 2017 WTVM. All rights reserv

WTVM - 2017-12-18 17:40:04

Letter : Kudos to Herald on ‎health‏ care series

To the editor, Kudos to the Herald team on its health care series. Great job all around with research, writing and placement. The Herald's health care series has done a remarkable job so far of explaining the core issues, the possibilities and the costs. It's a vital subject-if complicated and often

GRAND FORKS HERALD - 2017-12-18 16:42:20

Green light for Projekt 42 to improve Scottish mental ‎health‏

Scottish mental health charity Projekt 42 has secured planning permission to open a first health and wellbeing centre on Halmyre Street in Leith for 2018. Sara Hawkins of Projekt 42 Building on the success of a pilot scheme in the New Kirkgate earlier this year, the community gym and wellness centre

PROPERTYWEEK.COM - 2017-12-18 11:03:00

Minister urges philanthropists to help people in ‎health‏ , education

Staff Reporter Sindh Minister for Information, Labour, Transport & Human Resources, Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has said that private sector and philanthropists including welfare organizations are playing vital role in providing education , health etc to the people. Addressing the inauguration of Awaz

PAKOBSERVER.NET - 2017-12-18 10:39:58

Best ‎health‏ and fitness gifts of 2017

Chances are your friends and family are going to stuff themselves silly with unfathomable calories between now and 2018. So why not balance the equation by giving them a gadget that can nudge them in a more healthful direction? Not all of the gear below is geared toward weight loss and exercise, but

MACWORLD - 2017-12-18 10:30:00

20 Vastu tips to bring ‎health‏ and wealth in 2018

The science of Vastu adds value to one's life and brings in peace and prosperity. Behind every Vastu tip is a deep scientific reason and hence becomes more plausible. As we enter 2018, there are few tips from Mrs. Shelly Maheshwari Gupta, Vastu expert, you can follow for good luck to follow. 1. P

INDIATIMES - 2017-12-18 10:19:03

Sign-ups show ‎health‏ law 's staying power in Trump era

WASHINGTON - A deadline burst of sign-ups after a tumultuous year for the Obama health law has revealed continued demand for the program's subsidized individual health plans. But the Affordable Care Act's troubles aren't over. On the plus side for the overhaul, official numbers showed a sizable shar

THE PROVINCE - 2017-12-18 09:19:59