The Impact of Alcohol on Mental Health, Physical Fitness, and Job Performance - by Marigee Bacolod, Jesse M. Cunha, Yu-Chu Shen
We study the impact of legal access to alcohol on a range of behavioral and physical outcomes of U.S. Army soldiers in a regression discontinuity design. The wealth of novel...
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E-cigarettes do NOT damage blood vessels says new study
Cigarette smoke stopped wound healing at concentrations over 20%, tests from British American Tobacco show, yet vapour had no effect at 100% concentration and with twice as...
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Broccoli Compound Lowers Risk of Obesity and Helps Treat Diabetes
By Dr. Mercola Broccoli and broccoli sprouts have potent anticancer activity courtesy of sulforaphane , a naturally occurring organic sulfur, and other chemoprotective...
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A Hot Dog Alternative So Simple, You'll Wonder Why You Didn't Think of It
If you haven't heard the news, the stuff inside hot dogs is super scary. In fact, the World Health Organization deemed them just as carcinogenic as tobacco, asbestos, and...
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Perceptions about body image linked to increased alcohol, tobacco use for teens
Negative body image is associated with increased tobacco and alcohol use, with implications for both young men and women, new research concludes.
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Rates of Secondhand Tobacco Exposure Among Adult Cancer Survivors Has Decreased
Second hand smoke exposure in cancer patients has been shown to lead to worse clinical outcomes.
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Negative body image perceptions related to increased tobacco, alcohol use among teenagers
How teenagers perceive their appearance, including their body image, can have significant impacts on health and wellness.
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San Francisco to ban sales of vaping flavored liquid
San Francisco has approved a bill that bans the sale of flavored nicotine-laced liquid used in electronic cigarettes and flavored tobacco products
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Pregnancy has protective effect on drug abuse
Risk for drug abuse was substantially lower during pregnancy, suggesting a potential protective effect, according to recent findings. “The causal nature of the association...
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Point-of-sale cigarette purchase patterns among U.S. adult smokers - National Adult Tobacco Survey, 2012-2014
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Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
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Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
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Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...
Zolpidem Drug: Surprising Effects of Insomnia Medication
Insomnia medication Zolpidem may work well in improving the conditions like coma recovery and vegetative states, finds a new review study.
Professor's Response To Mom Who Missed Class Is Going Viral For All The...
Professor's kind response to student's absence goes viral Finding good, reliable childcare can be a real challenge for parents, and sometimes even the best options fall though...
Potential Biomarkers To Identify Benign Pancreatic Lesions
The levels of two proteins VEGF-A and CEA are used to identify pancreatic cysts that will not develop into cancerous lesions.
This Man's Viral Tinder Profile Shows Why Honesty Can Be the Best Policy
Rodale Inc. Dustin gave it to Tinder straight as he could, and the Internet loves it When creating a dating profile, honesty is always the best policy. After all, no one is...