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The Link Between PTSD and Pot: Should the VA Grant Veterans Access to Medical Marijuana?

The Link Between PTSD and Pot: Should the VA Grant Veterans Access to Medical Marijuana?

Active duty soldiers and veterans returning home who have been diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) are often prescribed a pharmacy’s worth of drugs in order to alleviate their symptoms,…

Beehive Material Could Be Promising Lead in Search for Hair Loss Cure

Beehive Material Could Be Promising Lead in Search for Hair Loss Cure

Could honeybees hold the secret to treating hair loss? Research out of Hokkaido University in Japan is suggesting just that. According to the results of a study announced Dec. 10,…

According to New Studies, Millennials Are Changing the Face of Health Insurance

According to New Studies, Millennials Are Changing the Face of Health Insurance

The introduction of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) brought quite a few changes to the U.S. healthcare system, but if Millennials have anything to say about it, the changes are…

Going to Bed Later Could Prevent People From Being Happy

Going to Bed Later Could Prevent People From Being Happy

According to a new study, you may have to face a difficult decision: stay up late, or be happier? Research from Binghamton University suggests that people who sleep for shorter…

Bleachorexia: the New Phenomenon That Has People Bleaching Their Teeth Too Often

Bleachorexia: the New Phenomenon That Has People Bleaching Their Teeth Too Often

They say that you can never have too much of a good thing. But when it comes to whitening your teeth, too much can be a very bad thing. Overbleaching…

Getting to the Bottom of the Skilled Care Crisis in American Nursing Homes

Getting to the Bottom of the Skilled Care Crisis in American Nursing Homes

The ever-increasing need for elder care in the United States, driven largely by aging Baby Boomers, has lead to an expansion of the elder care industry. According to the latest…

Urgent Care Center in North Carolina Hopes Informative Rap Video will Go Viral

Urgent Care Center in North Carolina Hopes Informative Rap Video will Go Viral

Urgent care centers are becoming an increasingly popular option for people who need medical treatment quickly but don’t want to foot the bill for an emergency room. Now that cold…

Dermatologists Say More Young Women Are Experiencing Stress-Related Hair Loss

Dermatologists Say More Young Women Are Experiencing Stress-Related Hair Loss

Hair loss is a common problem around the world. But while the condition is typically associated with men, women can also suffer from hair loss. Whether due to genetic predisposition…

Gettin’ Jiggy With It: How Biologists Are Using the Sex Lives of Mouse Lemurs to Fight Human Aging

Gettin’ Jiggy With It: How Biologists Are Using the Sex Lives of Mouse Lemurs to Fight Human Aging

Unlocking the secrets of aging has long been a focus of our science fiction and fantasy. The obsession with curing human mortality gave rise to the classic Fountain of Youth…

New Study Suggests Grandmothering Young Children May Help Lessen Menopause Symptoms

New Study Suggests Grandmothering Young Children May Help Lessen Menopause Symptoms

Researchers at The Kinsey Institute for Research in Sex, Gender, and Reproduction and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center have found that the timeless tradition of grandmothering, which is practiced…