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Cannabis versus Cancer

We know weed can mitigate the side effects of the disease and its treatments, but it might also fight malignancies directly

The secrets of resilience: what one woman’s extraordinary trauma – and survival – can teach us

On 10 June 2007, Carmen Tarleton, then 38, was at home with her young daughters in Thetford, Vermont in the US, when her estranged husband broke into the house. Herbert Rogers was looking for a man he supposed she was seeing, but finding no man there, he attacked Carmen. “I just lost it,” he told …

Medicine

Anti-depressants linked to increased risk of dementia, new study shows

Anti-depressants can increase the risk of dementia, a shocking new study has shown.<p>Long-term use of the medication has a “robust” link to the …

100 Days to Go until Glasgow 2018

One million residents, visitors, spectators, athletes and media will be part of the sporting and cultural experience of the Glasgow 2018 European …

Losing a dog can be harder than losing a relative or friend

Recently, my wife and I went through one of the more excruciating experiences of our lives—the euthanasia of our beloved dog, Murphy. I remember making eye contact with Murphy moments before she took her last breath—she flashed me a look that was an endearing blend of confusion and the reassurance …

Pets

New LED streetlights may double cancer risk, new research warns

Britain’s new generation of street lights risk dramatically increasing rates of breast and prostate cancer, according to a new study.<p>Scientists have warned officials to consider limiting the roll-out of LED (light-emitting diode) lights after an investigation indicated a “strong link” between the …

Exposure to Electromagnetic Emissions: Cell Phones, Tablets, WiFi, Etc, “They Are Damaging the Living Cells in Our Body” | Global Research - Centre for Research on Globalization

<i>According to the World Health Organization (WHO):</i><p>As societies industrialize and the technological revolution continues, there has been an …

Five Life Sciences Researchers Win Breakthrough Prizes Totaling $15M | GEN

Click Image To Enlarge +<p>2018 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences was awarded to five life science researchers.<p>×<p>Five life sciences researchers were …

Pharmaceutical Industry Brings Cannabis Drug to FDA After Decades of U.S. Denying Value of Marijuana

A prescription medication made from marijuana might be approved by the Food and Drug Administration this summer. The advance could be a huge step …

Changing these 4 beliefs will make you surprisingly happy

Traffic upsets you. People upset you. Your job upsets you… Wrong, wrong and wrong.<p>Actually, none of those things upset you. Your beliefs about them …

Self-help

How to Read Minds

<i>You don’t use your mind to read the minds of others. You read minds by reading your heart and gut.</i><p>To fully hear and understand someone, you need to …

4 Powerful Lessons You Gradually Learn as You Let Go of the Past

If somebody is working on themselves and changing for the better, it’s unnecessary to keep bringing up their past. People can change and grow. You …

Boats

40 Top Motivational Quotes to Inspire You to Greater Determination and Perseverance

Looking for a burst of motivation when the going gets tough? These inspirational quotes will help you keep pursuing your dreams.<p>Without a doubt, a key quality every successful person has is perseverance: the grit and drive and will to keep pushing forward in spite of challenges and …

Motivation

Weed Withdrawal Is a Real Thing and It's Hell

If you're using weed for medicinal reasons, it can wreak havoc on your mental or physical health.<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE UK.</i><p>I gave up smoking cannabis eight years ago. I’d been promoted—from telemarketing supervisor to the noble heights of telemarketing manager—and I couldn’t come …

The Ultimate Guide to CBD and Sleep

<b>Understanding CBD</b><p><i>The calming, sleep promoting, health-protective benefits of cannabidiol</i><p>This is a topic I am asked about all the time, and have been for years: how does cannabis help sleep and health? I’ve heard that the number-two reason why people smoke or use cannabis is for sleep. Considering …

11 amazing garden rooms (that'll make you want one)

Is it just us or has the dawning of spring made you also start thinking more about your garden and how you can enjoy it? We all know that the UK …

Marijuana's Mind-Altering Compound May Improve Memory

Marijuana's main psychoactive compound, THC, may improve memory, according to a new study in mice.<p>However, more research is needed to see whether …

Neuroscience

Cat becomes friends with dog, turns into metaphor for perseverance

It’s kind of like the living embodiment of the “hang in there” kitty. A cat is enclosed in a glass cubicle and wants to get out. Even with nothing …

Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy: Learning To Enjoy The Here & Now

<i>September 29, 2016</i><p><b>Each episode of depression doubles the risk that there will be another one. In other words, the more often you feel depressed, the</b> …

How Screen Addiction Is Damaging Children's Brains

"I've worked with hundreds of heroin addicts and crystal meth addicts, and what I can say is that it's easier to treat a heroin addict than a true screen addict."<p><i>This article originally appeared on VICE US</i><p>In the 80s, Graham Nash from Crosby Stills & Nash appeared on MTV for an interview. The …

Mental Health

5 Ways the Silent Treatment Is Really Damaging (And How to Deal with It)

The silent treatment isn't just hurtful; there are actually many ways that is damaging to both the person doing the ignoring, and the person being …

The Essence Of Spiritual Practice

The essence of spiritual practice is change - the self-transformation kinda change. If you are on any spiritual path you have to be ready and willing to not fit in where you used to, with the people you used to and or the way you're used to. Why? Spiritual practice changes you. It changes you at …

56 Mindfulness Quotes From Mahatma Gandhi

<b>“Mahatma Gandhi”</b> one of the world’s greatest soul, an inspiration for millions and billions of people’s, a life of wisdom and celebration. An example …