A new Department of Veterans Affairs policy will provide some much-needed help for veterans in mental health crises. Reporter Madison Scarpino has more. (Help is available. Call or text the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 988.)
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Experts say there are pros and cons to both wearing underwear and going commando. Find out what they are.
- Popular Mechanics
The World Health Organization recommends stockpiling medicines in the event of a radiological or nuclear catastrophe. Here’s what’s on the list.
Researchers Have Pinpointed the One Type of Exercise That Makes People Live Longer—It’s Not What You May Think
According to the longest happiness study in history, we all need to be strengthening our relationships.
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During the Covid pandemic, doctors began to notice a curious phenomenon: the numbers of young girls experiencing puberty early were notably increasing. It was happening in multiple countries, with similar reports coming from Italy, Turkey, the US, India and Germany. And it didn’t seem as if the virus itself was to blame, as the rise in cases was not restricted to females who had been infected with Covid.
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Two children are dead and a baby was flown to a hospital with traumatic injuries after they were discovered inside a Duxbury home Tuesday night.
While certainly a good way to relax, as long as humans have used it, cannabis has also been a wellness tool. From seeds discovered in ancient China to salves in ancient Egypt and spiritual smoothies in ancient India, the list is as curious as it is comprehensive, especially considering our modern outlook on the plant. Today, cannabis is either sold on the black market or hyper-regulated, and no matter why you use it, it’s harder to get than other (often much riskier) substances humans love.
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The 8-month-old boy who was seriously injured inside his Duxbury home Tuesday night has died of his injuries at a Boston hospital.
New data from one U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) database shows a possible stroke risk link for older adults who received an updated Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 booster shot, but the signal is weaker than what the agency had flagged earlier in January, health officials said on Thursday. U.S. Food and Drug Administration officials said they had not detected a link between the shots and strokes in two other safety monitoring databases. Earlier this month, U.S. health officials said they had detected the possible link to ischemic strokes in people over age 65 who received the newer booster shots in its Vaccine Safety Datalink (VSD) database.
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A 23-year-old woman was throwing up uncontrollably for two years — until doctors discovered she had a mysterious cannabis-related syndrome
The 23-year-old patient said she had been using cannabis for several years, and that the only thing that soothed her nausea was a hot bath.
Peloton instructor Leanne Hainsby just shared some tough news with her followers.
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A veterinary nurse has said that a Labrador Retriever she was working with saved her life after head-butting her in the chest, Metro reports. Angie Shaw, who works at Beechwood Vets, was helping the dog onto a table. But the pup knocked her over, causing a lump in her chest. After a week, the lump […]
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XBB.1.5 is the latest, highly-contagious COVID-19 variant. Here are products to help prevent infection.
- Tacoma News Tribune
Three different dinner parties reported getting sick, officials said.
TikTok star Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35 — these are the top risk factors, from diet to drinking habits
Randy Gonzalez died of colon cancer at 35. The disease is on the rise among younger people due to risk factors like diet and lack of exercise.
Taking time out to detox your body can help you feel better after overindulging immediately and can also help you make healthier long-term decisions.
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Struggling to get proper rest? These simple tricks will help you drift off to dreamland in no time.
Authorities issued an arrest warrant for a Duxbury mother in connection with the deaths of her two young children who were found unconscious in their home on Tuesday night.
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Eva Longoria just dropped a bikini photo on Instagram and she's mega-sculpted, from her abs to her legs. The actress enjoys doing mini trampoline workouts.
The expert panel voted on Thursday to recommend replacing the primary Covid-19 vaccine series with the BA.4/5 bivalent shot.