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Smartphone Addiction Found To Physically Alter Our Brains

Most of us these days have smartphones. These are incredible devices that allow us to do more than make phone calls. We can surf the web, play games, draw, record high-quality videos and photos, and more. With that, it’s not surprising that there are some who spend more time on their phones compared to others. However, it seems that... go to Article >

Alcohol Accelerates Brain Aging

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By 2050, it's estimated that 80 million Americans will be 65 years or older,1 making brain health of paramount importance. Lifestyle factors are known to be protective of or damaging to the brain, and this includes alcohol consumption. While... read more

Junk Foods Promote Hunger and Overeating

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The struggle with weight gain and obesity is a common and costly health issue, leading to an increase in risk for heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and cancer, just to name a few.1 Obese individuals also have substantially higher medical... read more

The Many Benefits of Meditation

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There is growing evidence to show that meditation can make you healthier and happier. For example, mindfulness-based cognitive therapy (MBCT) is sometimes used to treat depression, and brain imaging technology suggests meditation actually... read more

Hope, Happiness, And Social Connection: Hidden Benefits Of Regular Exercise

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If ever there was a time to up your fitness game, the arrival of the new year and the new decade is it. But after the allure of the new gym membership wears off, our sedentary habits, more often than not, consume our promise of daily workouts.... read more

Ibogaine: Promising Addiction Treatment or Snake Oil?

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With the rise in interest of various psychedelic drugs for a range of conditions (MDMA for PTSD, and ketamine and psilocybin mushrooms for treatment-resistant depression, to name a few), it seems only fair that we should pay serious attention to... read more

Laughter Is Good Medicine

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Many studies support the notion that optimism has a beneficial influence on your health. So, what about laughter? Indeed, there’s a lot of evidence suggesting that laughter is good medicine, too, both physically and psychologically.... read more

Juul hit with wrongful death lawsuit after 18-year-old user's death is tied to 'breathing complications'

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Filed under: Finance, Business, Companies The first wrongful death lawsuit in America’s vaping crisis begins with a powerful statement which — in many ways — serves as a sobering snapshot of the epidemic as a whole. “Daniel David Wakefield was a... read more

Rare Syndrome Can Make You Drunk, Without Drinking

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Auto-brewery syndrome (ABS) is a medical condition that causes carbohydrates you consume to be fermented into alcohol in your gut. Also known as gut fermentation syndrome, this condition essentially makes you intoxicated, or drunk, without... read more

Most Fruit Juices Contain No Fruit

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The University of Connecticut Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity recently released the 2019 Children's Drink f.a.c.t.s.: Food Advertising to Children and Teens Score, which has triggered several responses. In the report a number of issues... read more

Juul Purposely Sold Tainted E-Cigarette Juice

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For over five years I have warned readers about the dangerous effects of vaping. Electronic cigarettes, also known as e-cigarettes, vape pens and electronic nicotine delivery systems, are marketed as, and widely believed to be, safer than... read more