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Marijuana Could Be the Answer to Reducing Domestic Violence

A recent study found a link between couples who smoke marijuana regularly and a reduced incidence of domestic violence.

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Graphic Comparison of Smoker’s Lungs With Healthy Lungs Should Help You Quit

Nothing quite like a brutally graphic piece of physical evidence to drive the point home.

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Medical Marijuana May Be Reducing Prescription Painkiller Deaths

A recent study shows links between medical marijuana legalization and reduced deaths from prescription painkillers.

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Nail Polish That Changes Colors Could Prevent Date Rape in the Near Future

Four students from North Carolina State University in Raleigh have invented a nail polish that could alert its wearer to any date-rape drugs that might have been added to her drink.

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This Video Shows You How Badly the Sun Damages Your Skin

After being told for years that too much sun can damage our skin, a new video using ultraviolet light shows the actual damage it can do.

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Why You Don’t Need to Be Afraid of Ebola

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa is a major international health crisis, but here at home in the U.S. you don't really have much to worry about. Here's why.

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Lack of Vitamin D Can Increase Your Risk of Dementia, Alzheimer’s

A new study has confirmed that being deficient in vitamin D can increase your risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s as you age.

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Drinking Too Much Now Can Make You Forget … Much Later

A recent study showed a link between heavy drinking in mid-life with severe memory loss later in life.

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Video Games May Help Kids Live Better, Happier Lives

Video games, when played in small amounts, may turn out to help children become more well-adjusted, according to a new study.

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Diet and Exercise May Be Better Than Meds to Fight Alzheimer’s

A recent study makes a strong case for good nutrition, physical activity and other drug-free approaches being better at warding off Alzheimer’s disease than prescription medications and other current medical approaches.

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