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Dec 01, 2020

Will Pot or CBD Make You a Worse Driver?

As marijuana laws relax and the popularity of CBD products explodes, more Americans may find themselves behind the wheel after taking either of these cannabis-linked substances. Now, an on-the-road s ..

Dec 01, 2020

Need an IV or Stitches? Virtual Reality or Hypnosis Might Ease Pain

Virtual reality glasses or hypnosis can relieve pain and anxiety in people having short medical procedures, a new study finds. For those getting an IV catheter or stitches to close a wound, for exam ..

Dec 01, 2020

Could Dirty Air Help Speed Alzheimer's?

Older adults exposed to air pollution might have a heightened risk of abnormal "plaque" accumulation in the brain, a new study suggests. Plaques refer to clumps of protein called beta-amyloid that bu ..

Dec 01, 2020

AHA News: Food Insecurity Rates High Among People With Heart Disease

People with atherosclerosis, particularly those who earn a low income and have other socioeconomic disadvantages, are more likely to experience food insecurity than those without the condition, accord ..

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Type 2 Diabetes Risk Assessment

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Pet Diseases Quiz

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