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Cannabinoid use for mental health conditions lacks evidence

Cannabinoid use for mental health conditions lacks evidence

New research concludes that there is not enough evidence to justify the use of medicinal cannabinoids to improve mental health. New research questions the benefits of medicinal cannabinoids for treating anxiety or depression. A recent paper on the findings in The Lancet Psychiatry describes how the study, which takes the form of a meta-analysis, combines […]

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Some narcissistic traits may be useful for mental health

Some narcissistic traits may be useful for mental health

Narcissism is a personality disorder that gets a bad rap due to some of its characteristic traits, such as an inflated sense of self-importance and poor regard for others. But researchers now suggest that some of these traits might help safeguard a person’s mental health. Share on PinterestIs having narcissistic traits always a bad thing? […]

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Coffee drinkers have healthier gut microbiotas

Coffee drinkers have healthier gut microbiotas

New research suggests that heavy coffee drinkers have healthier compositions of bacteria in their guts. New research sheds light on the effect of coffee on the gut microbiota. More and more research is unpacking the health benefits of drinking coffee. Drinking just one cup may fight off unhealthy fat, ease inflammation associated with obesity, or […]

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What are the warning signs of suicide?

What are the warning signs of suicide?

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Alcohol intake and reduced brain volume: What explains the link?

Alcohol intake and reduced brain volume: What explains the link?

Does drinking more alcohol shrink the brain, or does a smaller brain volume actually predispose individuals to drink more alcohol? Share on PinterestA new study confirms the link between alcohol use and lower brain volume and proposes a shared underlying cause. Excessive alcohol consumption carries many risks, including heart and liver problems, a higher risk […]

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Dr. Pimple Popper Highlights Exotic Skin Conditions

Dr. Pimple Popper Highlights Exotic Skin Conditions

By Adam Townsend on 10/30/2019 1:49 PM Latest Skin News Source: MedicineNet Health News Dr. Sandra Lee, pus-busting dermatologist, returned to television this summer for the third season of her hit TLC show, Dr. Pimple Popper, and her network may have plans to keep the noxious-yet-satisfing secretions flowing. It appears TLC brass have made no […]

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Health Tip: Hand Swelling During Exercise

Health Tip: Hand Swelling During Exercise

(HealthDay News) — Hand swelling during exercise is a common issue. Exercise increases blood flow to your heart, lungs and working muscles and may reduce blood flow to your hands. Latest Prevention & Wellness News Experts believe reduced blood flow may lead to widening blood vessels in the hand, and subsequent swelling, says Mayo Clinic. […]

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Health Tip: Understanding Social Anxiety

Health Tip: Understanding Social Anxiety

(HealthDay News) — About 7 percent of Americans are affected by social anxiety disorder, a mental illness in which a person feels uncontrollable fear during social situations. Latest Mental Health News These instances may range from answering a question in class to talking to a cashier at a grocery store. Often, people with social anxiety […]