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The Weed-Induced Disease That Makes You Throw Up and Take Scalding Hot Showers

Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome is a real thing that can happen to you if you smoke too much pot.<p><i>This post originally appeared in VICE UK</i><p>Weed isn't for everyone. Mind you, for most, the worst that could happen after a couple of tokes is that you'll feel mildly dizzy, throw up a bit on your shoes …

All The Progress Made On Marijuana Legalization Could Vanish With A New President

The movement to end marijuana prohibition has made significant progress recently, but it could all be undone when the next president takes office in 2017.<p>Harvard economist Jeff Miron, a vocal supporter of marijuana policy reform, highlighted the precarious nature of state marijuana laws in a …

Federal Spending Bill Blocks Funding For Medical Marijuana Raids, Legalization In D.C.

The proposed congressional budget released Tuesday night prevents the Department of Justice from using funds to undermine state laws regarding medical marijuana.<p>The amendment was introduced by California Reps. Dana Rohrabacher, a Republican, and Sam Farr, a Democrat, and was approved by the House …

Laughing all the way ... out of depression

The dentist's office might be the last place you'd look to find a quick cure for an implacable bout of depression. But new research suggests that laughing gas -- the mixture of nitrous oxide and oxygen that eases the pain and anxiety of having dental work -- may help banish treatment-resistant …

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Why Can't an HIV Vaccine Be Rushed Like Ebola's?

Scientists studying HIV say they're under new pressure to come up with a vaccine because of the quick response to Ebola. Last week the World Health Organization announced that a trial Ebola vaccine could be rolled out in West Africa by January and the first human trials began in the United …

4 Strategies to Deal With a Guilt Tripper

Guilt trippers are world class blamers, martyrs and drama queens. They know how to make you feel badly about something by pressing your insecurity buttons. They use guilt to manipulate so you do what they desire. They like to see you squirm and throw you off your game. This gives them a sense of …

Twitter just made every public tweet findable … here's how to delete yours

Twitter has made every public tweet made since the service started in 2006 available through its search engine, making everyone’s first, second and third embarrassing tweets viewable by anyone.<p>The search index includes 100s of billions of tweets growing by several billion more each week. Tweets …

11 Fulfilling Ways to Keep Your Relationship Youthful

We all want to do more for our significant others, but sometimes we get so caught up in the stress and hustle of everyday life that we don't do as much as we could to let them know that we love them.<p>To keep your relationship feeling young and spontaneous, try a few of these simple and fulfilling …

10 Common Black Hair Myths: Fact or Fiction?

Dr. Phoenyx Austin<p>Dr. Phoenyx: Hola chicas- Phoenyx here!!<p>CN readers: And what are we going to talk about today doc?<p>Dr. Phoenyx: What we talk about …

Is Los Angeles Making the Best Hip-Hop of 2014?

Top Dawg Entertainment as a collective already had an absurd buzz thanks to Kendrick Lamar’s 2012 album <i>good kid, m.A.A.d city</i>, but Lamar’s labelmates</b> …

Why Do My Salon Visits Cost More Because I’m Black?

<i>This week, the Cut explores women’s complicated relationship to beauty standards and the effort required to meet them.</i><p>There are thousands of salons …

North West Already Has Her Paparazzi Pout Down

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, Kim Kardashian shares adorable Instagrams with baby North.<p>Let's face it, learning how to give good face to the paparazzi is as crucial a developmental skill for celebrity children as say, reading, walking, and learning how to use the grown-up toilet. (Those …

4 Signs It’s Time to Trim Natural Hair

<b>Content Provided by Klassy Kinks</b><p>Hair scientists, stylists and bloggers debate on how often one should trim their natural hair, but one thing is for …

11 things the Koch brothers don’t want you to know

<b>Screenshot from the "Koch Brothers Exposed" trailer (Screenshot from the "Koch Brothers Exposed" trailer)</b><p>Robert Greenwald’s updated documentary reveals the poster boys for the 1 percent are even worse than you thought<p>Steven Rosenfeld<p>May 21, 2014 5:51pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on …