Revealing More Of The Negative Effects Of Cannabis

Many Americans, including many parents, believe cannabis – marijuana – to be a more benign alternative to other substances, causing few negative side effects and little harm to the body’s systems. But as research continues onto cannabis, we’re learning the truth – and it seems to be getting uglier.

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What You Need To Know Right Now About Coronavirus COVID-19

The novel coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 has been declared a global pandemic. If you listen to the news, you’d believe that this virus is killing everyone and there’s no way to stop it. While there is cause for concern, the picture isn’t so bleak for most of us. Here’s some truth and sanity about COVID-19 coronavirus. It… Continue reading What You Need To Know Right Now About Coronavirus COVID-19

Your #fitspiration Instagram Posts Aren’t Really Inspirational For Women

Women scrolling Instagram will come across thousands of posts with the hashtag #fitspiration. Attractive, fit women in form-fitting clothes show off their “fitness lifestyles” in order to inspire other women (or satisfy narcissistic tendencies.) But do these posts actually have the opposite effect? Are they doing damage to women’s body image?

Symptom Incubation Period For COVID-19 Coronavirus Identified

COVID-19 has been in the news since early December, but we still have important questions unanswered. How long can it survive on surfaces? How is it really transmitted? How long does it take for symptoms to begin after infection? Johns Hopkins University seems to have answered the last one.

A New Weapon Against Coronavirus COVID-19

The novel coronavirus designated COVID-19 is quickly becoming a worldwide health emergency. Part of the challenge of containing the virus is in the diagnostic process. Diagnosing patients early enough to prevent them from spreading the virus further has been the issue. A commonly used medical test may be the “secret weapon” in this battle.

A Short Guide to Higher Heart Disease Risk For Women

Ask just about any woman if she’d like a higher risk of heart disease and you can predict the answer. Of course not, who would? Quite a few women, if their behavior is any indication. Here is a very short guide to getting a sicker heart for women.