Cigarettes

Could This Be Why CVS Stopped Selling Cigarettes?

By | Mon, 10/20/2014 - 16:55

Many people who go to pharmacies to refill prescriptions for diseases exacerbated by smoking also buy a pack of cigarettes before they leave.

urinals

Why Certain Men Should Be Sitting Down To Pee

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 17:18

Not all men will find a medical benefit in sitting down to pee, but those with slight prostate issues probably will.

Job application

Sexism Still Disqualifies Beautiful Women From Certain Jobs

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 14:37

Beautiful women can take a scientific approach to keep from being disqualified from a more masculine job.

ebola

Texas Nurse With Ebola Jokes With Her Doctors [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 10/17/2014 - 09:20

Ebola nurse and patient Nina Pham wants to hold a party in Maryland, even if she is in full quarantine.

Psychiatrist Appointment

Why Are Appointments With Psychiatrists So Impossible To Schedule?

By | Wed, 10/15/2014 - 00:15

People with insurance, without insurance, and willing to pay out of pocket all face the same difficulties when trying to schedule an appointment with a psychiatrist.

doctor video chat

Google Lets You Talk To A Doctor Online Over Video Chat, For Free

By | Tue, 10/14/2014 - 14:38

Google’s new doctor video trial will allow users to discuss their symptoms over the Internet with real doctors.

Clock

If You Want To Be Happier, Stop Looking At The Clock

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 17:08

Your work (and life) will be better if you ignore the passing hours and minutes between tasks.

concussion

Parents Still Aren't Sure How To Handle Their Child's Concussion

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 16:01

The majority of parents falsely believe that MRI can diagnose concussions and slow breathing was a symptom.

Infant car seat

Most Parents Strap Their Newborns Into Car Seats Wrong

By | Fri, 10/10/2014 - 14:00

A study found that 93 percent of all new parents commits a "critical error," putting their babies in danger on the first ride home from the hospital.

Marijuana-Exploding Bottles

Company Recalls Marijuana Sodas After Explosions In Stores

By | Thu, 10/09/2014 - 17:35

Orders of marijuana-infused sodas to pot retail stores in Washington State were recalled after a few exploded due to an imbalance of yeast inside them.

hand washing

Hospital Patients Aren't Washing Their Hands Enough

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 17:36

The easiest way to reduce infections in hospitals is through hand washing, and that includes patients, too.

Blue light

Smartphones Can Make You Fat: A Dangerous Domino Effect

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 16:47

For better sleep and health, let there be no more light from your smartphone and laptop.

walmart

Wal-Mart To Stop Healthcare Benefits For Some Part-Time Workers

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 11:48

Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the biggest private sector employer in the United States, said it would no longer provide health benefits to some of its U.S. part-time workers.

Coffee

How You Like Your Coffee May Depend On Your Genes

By | Tue, 10/07/2014 - 09:22

A genome-wide meta-analysis identifies six novel genetic variants associated with habitual coffee consumption.

Hearing Our Own Voice Hurts For A Reason

Don't Worry, Everyone Else Hates How Their Voice Sounds, Too [VIDEO]

By | Mon, 10/06/2014 - 17:57

We sound different because of an orchestra of vibrations playing inside our heads.

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