Julie Nichols

11 Added | 4 Magazines | 11 Likes | 1 Follower | @JulieNichol1pea | Keep up with Julie Nichols on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Julie Nichols”

7 Things Healthy People Need to Know to Understand the 'Pain Experience'

Chronic pain changes everything in life, most entirely invisible to outsiders. Many people do not seem to understand chronic pain or just how …

17 Things People With Chronic Pain Want You to Learn During Pain Awareness Month

September is Pain Awareness Month, a time for people with chronic pain conditions to inform their communities, medical professionals and government …

BC man says he needs fentanyl for chronic pain

After years of living with chronic back and hip pain, Ken Jones was finally diagnosed with spina bifida. More than a year ago he found a doctor who …

Medicine

This is What Happens to Your Memory When You Eat a Pinch of Turmeric Every Day

By Neny Herni Sunday, September 4, 2016 Healthy Foods Turmeric<p>Eating a single gram of turmeric each day could cause short-term memory improvements in …

Dementia

​What a Night of Sleep Deprivation Does to Your Brain

A study offers new insight into why sleep is so important for our brains.<p>Sleep: We all do it, a lot of us enjoy it, but no one knows exactly why we need it or what it does. We know that sleep deprivation can cause physical and psychological damage, yet it has also proved a very fast and effective …

Sleep

10 Home Remedies for Sleep Apnea Without CPAP

You can try these simple tricks and foods to treat sleep apnea before you resort to CPAP.<p>Sleep apnea is when you have a pause in your breathing or …

Sleep

Armour Thyroid / Nature-Throid / Desiccated Thyroid

The category of natural desiccated thyroid drugs have been in use for more than 100 years. These drugs -- which include the well-known brand names …

San Francisco

Feds can’t prosecute medical marijuana users who follow state law, court rules | VICE News

Though medical marijuana is now legal in 25 states and Washington, DC, the drug still remains strictly banned under federal law, a contradiction that has long made even the most compliant patients, growers, and dispensary owners nervous about getting busted by the feds. But at least some of them …

Cannabis