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What We've Learned About Kids And Sleep In 2015

Kids’ sleep is truly precious. For parents, hardly anything beats the sight of their little one wrapped in a blanket, curls strewn over the pillow, breathing softly and looking happy and serene. But what if your child is tossing and turning, snoring or moaning in her sleep? How will the quality of …

Alternative Vaccination Schedule: Is There a Safe Way?

Like many of you, I have been torn with the burning question of if I should vaccinate my children or if I shouldn’t. I mean this conversation has …

Hacking sleep: Meet the transhumanists making sleep obsolete

Not everyone wants to sleep in. A growing transhumanism community wants to sleep less, and better, and they’re going to great lengths to make it …

Singularity

Marijuana 'can reduce chronic stress and depression'

Medical marijuana has the potential be used to treat depression caused by chronic stress, researchers have said.<p>In a study looking at …

What’s in all that e-cig vapor?

Wander into a vape shop in the mall or online, and you can find a smorgasbord of flavors: cotton candy, vanilla custard, even Unicorn Milk or Katy Perry’s Cherry.<p>Flashy flavors have helped e-cigarettes, designed to vaporize a nicotine solution, grow into an industry with an estimated $3.5 billion …

Public Health

Have You Tried a Teatox? These Teas Help Cut the Bloat

Here we are, just eight days away from Thanksgiving—the holiday that has become synonymous with gorging ourselves (to the tune of 3,000 to 4,500 calories per meal, in some cases!).<p>In the interest of avoiding overeating, you may be thinking of doing a "detox" or even a trendy "teatox" this …

Missouri Governor to Triple National Guard Presence in St. Louis Region

Move Follows Violent Night in Ferguson After Grand Jury Declines to Indict Darren Wilson in Michael Brown’s Death<p>FERGUSON, Mo.—Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon Tuesday said he would triple the National Guard presence in the St. Louis region in the wake of widespread violence following a grand jury decision …

Justice

Arkansas Same-Sex Marriage Ban Is Unconstitutional, Federal Judge Rules

Ruling is put on hold pending any appeal from the state.<p>WASHINGTON — A federal judge in Arkansas on Tuesday ruled that the state's ban on same-sex couples' marriages is unconstitutional, but the ruling is on hold pending any appeal from the state.<p>The ruling is the second court ruling to find …

Same-sex Marriage