By Keith Coffman DENVER (Reuters) - A 22-year-old Oklahoma man committed suicide by shooting himself in the head at a Colorado ski resort after witnesses said he ate "a large amount" of marijuana-infused edibles, the local coroner said on Thursday. Luke Gregory Goodman died from a self-inflicted…Reuters
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These seemingly innocent foods should be placed on your personal 'no-eat' list.Yahoo Health
Your blood type could have more to do with your risk for certain health conditions than you thought.Yahoo Health
NASA has a lot of questions about what happens to people who live in space for long periods of time, and it's almost time to get some answers. When NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and Russia's Mikhail Kornienko fly up to the International Space Station Friday (March 27) for a yearlong stay on the…SPACE.com
Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric talks to Ken Burns and Dr. Siddhartha Mukherjee about the new documentary, “Cancer: The Emperor of All Maladies,” the lumpectomy and why it was so controversial, the history of the brutal radical mastectomy it replaced, and why it took women advocating for…Katie Couric News Video
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The nation’s employers, trying to boost participation in corporate wellness programs to improve the health of their workers, this year have increased spending by 17 percent on everything from biometric screening and yoga classes to incentives to walk more. The National Business Group on Health, a…Forbes
Fast food outlets, betting shops and payday lenders on the high street are threatening public health, experts warned on Thursday as they named the unhealthiest towns and cities in Britain. Preston, Middlesbrough and Coventry emerged as the top three offenders in a Royal Society for Public Health…AFP
The Arizona State Legislature passed a bill on Wednesday that requires doctors to tell women seeking abortions about an experimental "abortion reversal" procedure that has not been tested or studied by the mainstream medical community.New York City-based OB-GYN Mary Alice Carter, an abortion…Huffington Post
In 2015, you may have heard this phrase "Sitting Is The New Smoking" more that once. Recent studies have indicated that sitting for long periods of time does not have a positive impact on your health. However, with most job functions requiring extensive desk time, we hope there are other ways to…Huffington Post
When Anne Marie Sengillo shared photos of herself while she was sick with anorexia, she wanted them to inspire others recovering from eating disorders — not end up in a story on amazing weight loss transformations.Yahoo Health
By Sharon Begley NEW YORK (Reuters) - Olympus Corp, the largest maker of a medical device at the center of recent U.S. superbug outbreaks, issued new cleaning instructions for its equipment on Thursday, urging health providers to adopt them "as soon as possible." Olympus said in a 13-page letter…Reuters
Marijuana arrests fell sharply after Colorado voters legalized pot in 2012, but black residents are still being penalized for the drug at disproportionate rates.Vox.com
In uncommon bipartisan harmony, the House approved a $214 billion bill Thursday permanently blocking physician Medicare cuts, moving Congress closer to resolving a problem that has plagued it for years. ...Associated Press
By Steve Bittenbender LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Reuters) - Indiana Governor Mike Pence said on Wednesday he will declare a public health disaster in a small southern Indiana county that has seen a drastic increase in HIV cases tied to intravenous prescription drug abuse since December. "This is a public…Reuters
In 2001, a team of physicians in New York made history by operating remotely on a patient in Strasbourg, France, via a surgical robot named Zeus. Their success depended on broadband transmission capability with optimized compression that limited the time delay between the doctors' commands and the…Forbes
We're learning more about the brain than we've ever known before, but that raises three serious ethical questions
Right now, a massive effort is underway to map...Business Insider
CORAL GABLES, FL / ACCESSWIRE / March 26, 2015 / For many marijuana stock investors and those looking for marijuana stocks to buy, March is a bitter sweet month. In looking at historical trends, we really ...Accesswire
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On The Talk, they were discussing Angelina Jolie's recent op-ed for the New York Times, in which she wrote that she was having removing her ovaries and fallopian tubes to prevent developing cancer. While filling in for her mother Sharon, Kelly Osbourne revealed that she, like Jolie, also has the…TV In No Time
What we eat determines our health. It also decides the health of our planet. In the newly proposed Dietary Guidelines, the US is finally moving towards acknowledging the fundamental connections between human and planetary health. The improved diets suggested in the guidelines, offers the US a major…Huffington Post
A new study examines the link between happiness and education levels — and yields a surprising finding.Yahoo Health