Marijuana Legalization: Driving While Stoned

Federal restrictions put a major cap on what researchers are able to learn about driving while stoned. According to The New York Times, the 2016 election day may be a turning point for marijuana legalization around the world. Currently, there ...

Details About MMR, MMRV Vaccine Information Changes And CDC’s Public Comment Request

Before an immunization, patients or their guardians are given a Vaccine Information Statements. You’ve probably seen them. They detail which diseases the vaccine will cover and the risks to people from contracting those diseases. The ...

Childhood Obesity Risks Increase During Summer Vacation, Study Claims

It’s no secret that childhood obesity is a big problem in a lot of countries. And a new study has just lent more credence to this belief, as summer break from school could mean a higher risk of unexpected weight gain for younger school-age ...

Canola Oil May Help Combat Belly Fat, New Study Finds

For those who may be looking to shed a few unwanted pounds, a new study suggests that canola oil might be worth a serious look. Canola oil, which is made from a plant known as rapeseed, is rich in monounsaturated fatty acids. According to the ...

Energy Drinks May Cause Hepatitis, One Ingredient Boosts More Than Just Your Zip

Before you attempt to recharge with a beverage, know that some energy drinks may cause hepatitis. Whether you are an overworked executive, a working parent with an overburdened schedule or a college student who needs to pull an all nighter ...

Cellphones Prevent Sleep: Say Night Night To The Blue Light

Cellphones prevent sleep, which may explain your child’s fatigue during the day. Cellphones, tablets, e-readers, laptops and televisions are all guilty culprits in robbing their evening users of quality sleep time. The Journal of the ...

Latest Alzheimer’s Treatment Shows Promise For Your Aging Loved Ones

The latest Alzheimer’s treatment sparks hope for researchers as the drug enters human clinical trials in the near future. As the baby boomer generation quickly approaches its entry into the age group that is afflicted with this debilitating ...

Can Facebook Improve Longevity? Moderate Use Of Social Media Network May Lead To Longer Life, Study Finds

According to a new study, moderate use of Facebook can improve longevity. Yes, as bizarre as it may sound, science how now shown that a certain amount of Facebook may actually lead to a longer life. This particular Facebook study, which was ...

Peanut Allergy Treatment With Skin Patches Soon: Tiny Wearable Patch Delivers Small Amounts Of Peanut Protein To Build Immunity And Resistance To Allergic Reaction [Study]

A new skin patch could help kids develop immunity and tolerance to peanuts. According to the researchers, nearly half of the children, who participated in the year-long trial, were able to consume 10 times more peanut protein than they could ...

The End Of Daylight Savings Time Could Trigger Depression For Some (Study)

Clinical depression affects approximately 20% of people at some point in their lives, and all of the reasons for this still are not clear. While researchers have correlated brain chemical levels with risk of depression, the reasons behind changing ...