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Cannabis Oil: “It Will Help With The Pain And Make Life A Little More Bearable”

State Representative Gloria Frazier (D-Hephzibah) is being credited with pushing to get Sickle cell anemia placed back in Georgia’s medical marijuana bill. Sickle cell would be among the 9 qualifying illnesses that are included in […]

02/27/2015

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Study: Binge Drinkers ‘Less Intelligent’

People who binge drink tend to lack intelligence, a new study finds.

02/24/2015

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Study: Preschoolers Who Nap May Sleep Worse At Night

Young children that nap during the day may have a hard time sleeping at night, a new study finds.

02/18/2015

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Study Finds Teens Getting Less Sleep

Teenagers do not get enough sleep, a new study finds.

02/17/2015

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Study: Hormone Therapy Nearly Doubles Risk Of Ovarian Cancer

Women who undergo hormone therapy nearly double their risk of developing ovarian cancer, a new study finds.

02/16/2015

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Study: Alcohol May Help Elderly Women Live Longer

In a recent study out of London, alcohol was shown to help women over the age of 65 live longer lives

02/14/2015

Volunteers in protective suit carry for burial the body of a person who died from Ebola in Waterloo, some 30 kilometers southeast of Freetown, on Oct. 7, 2014. (credit: FLORIAN PLAUCHEUR/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Ebola Virus Still Infectious Week After Death

The Ebola virus may still be be infectious up to a full week after a person infected with it has died, a new study has found.

02/14/2015

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Study: American Kids Eat Too Much Pizza

Researchers found that pizza contributes a large source of calories, saturated fat, and salt in children’s diets.

02/09/2015

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Study: Drinking More During Midlife Raises Stroke Risk

Drinking more during middle age can increase your risk of a stroke, a new study finds.

02/01/2015

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Experts: Measles Outbreak Caused By Distrust Of Public Health

Within the last month, over 70 cases of measles have occurred in six states across the U.S as well as Mexico, and the specifics of its spread rest in pubic health and the growing anti-vaccination movement.

01/28/2015