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Baltimore school turns to meditation as threat of violence looms over students

For students that feel that every day ‘could be their last’, a Mindful Moment room offers solace – and discipline problems have become less common<p>“Inhale all the love the universe has to offer,” Lloyd Jones told a group of high school students at the beginning of second period. “Exhale anything …

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Big Pharma’s Manufactured Epidemic: The Misdiagnosis of ADHD

According to the American Psychiatric Association, about 5 percent of American children suffer from Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), …

Baltimore Elementary School Replaces Detention With Meditation

Sitting still with a clear mind is a difficult task for most adults to accomplish. For children, it can be especially challenging, but one elementary …

British white men 'among hardest hit' by unemployment, research finds

White men are among the hardest hit when it comes to finding a job a decade after being unemployed, new research has found.<p>Researchers found that being out of work in 2011 'significantly reduced' the chances of white British men of getting a managerial job with only 23 per cent of them achieving …

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Beautiful, odorless tabletop ecosystem is powered with food waste

Composting food waste in a small apartment may sound like the makings of a smelly nightmare—but BIOVESSEL promises that doesn’t have to be the case. …

Nearly Naked Hillary Clinton Portrayed as the "Beast" in Hollywood Street Art

Sabo, a conservative street artist known for creating fake ads and traffic signs and affixing them illegally to bus stops and light poles in the dead …

A Massive Reef Was Just Discovered Hiding Behind The Great Barrier Reef

Holy crap!<p>Australian researchers have investigated signs of geological structures hidden behind the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, and have found …

Marley Natural aims to help clear pot convicts' records

A legal marijuana company carrying on Bob Marley’s legacy is offering to help clear the criminal records of cannabis convicts in Oregon.<p>Marley Natural, working with the Minority Cannabis Business Association, will pay the legal fees associated with filing for a criminal record expungement in …

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 …

Doctors Get Disciplined For Misconduct; Drug Firms Keep Paying Them

Hundreds of pharmaceutical and medical device companies continue to pay doctors as promotional speakers and advisers after they've been disciplined for serious misconduct, according to an analysis by ProPublica.<p>One such company is medical device maker Stryker Corp.<p>In June 2015, New York's Board for …

Iowa farmers planting fruits, vegetables over corn, soybeans

WASHINGTON — For more than a decade, Greg Rinehart’s farm 55 miles northwest of Des Moines was like many others in Iowa, populated by endless rows of …

Airbnb activates disaster response site for Louisiana flooding

Airbnb has activated its disaster response page following the record-breaking flooding in Louisiana.<p>With at least seven people dead and some 20,000 …

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This man says his credit score was damaged by his former partner’s shenanigans.<p>7:30 p.m. Today7:30 p.m. June 22, 2018<p>How the ‘fear of missing out’ …

U.S. Refuses to Reclassify Marijuana but Will Support More Research

DEA says denial of petition is based on drug’s lack of accepted medical use<p>The Drug Enforcement Administration on Thursday rejected petitions to remove marijuana from its most highly restricted classification of drugs, which includes heroin and ecstasy, but announced a new policy to support …

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Obama Is Letting the Drug War Rage on Pointlessly

This week the Obama Administration rejected the application of a pair of governors who asked the federal government to lower the federal restrictions …

Marijuana Shown To Protect Brain Cells From Alzheimer's

<i>This story was originally published on Gizmodo</i><p>A new study suggests that compounds found in marijuana can stave off the brain damaging effects of …

Meet The Man Who Lives Normally With Damage to 90% of His Brain

The father of two lives a normal life.<p>A French man who lives a relatively normal, healthy life - despite damaging 90 percent of his brain - is …

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Amy Childs is a British reality TV star, model and business woman. She is known for appearing in reality TV show Th...<p>Nathalie Kelley is a Peruvian …

Legal Marijuana Benefit: Lowered Health Costs

<i>This article originally appeared on the</i> International Business Times.<p>Medical marijuana has been known to help treat chronic pain and nausea but a new …

Marijuana Compound Removes Alzheimer’s Plaque From Brain Cells, Study Finds

Lab data suggests THC and cannabis compounds deserve further testing<p>Alzheimer’s disease may now be added to a list of diseases with promising treatment from cannabis compounds, a new study from the Salk Institute says.<p>While there has been research and trials to use compounds to treat chronic pain, …

Biggest US coal company funded dozens of groups questioning climate change

Analysis of Peabody Energy court documents show company backed trade groups, lobbyists and thinktanks dubbed ‘heart and soul of climate denial’<p>Peabody Energy, America’s biggest coalmining company, has funded at least two dozen groups that cast doubt on manmade climate change and oppose environment …

VA Docs Can Now Recommend Medical Marijuana to Vets

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Colorado city uses marijuana tax money to help the homeless

While Colorado’s legal cannabis program has helped in lifting the state’s economy and education system, taxes from marijuana sales will now be used to aid the homeless.<p>The city of Aurora, Colorado recently announced that they will allocate $1.5 million in recreational marijuana tax revenue for …

Study: There's no scientific basis for laws regulating marijuana and driving

The study commissioned by AAA's safety foundation said it's not possible to set a blood-test threshold for THC, the chemical in marijuana that makes people high, that can reliably determine impairment.<p>Yet the laws in five of the six states automatically presume a driver guilty if that person tests …

24 Things You Need to Do to Heal Your Life From Anxiety

1. The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection. The same is true for anxiety. Anxiety is being disconnected from the present moment, other people, or yourself. Usually all three. You must reconnect with your life.<p>2. You must give yourself permission to want what you really want. There …

Transgender Student Alleges Threat from UNC Republicans on Facebook

A transgender student at the University of North Carolina claims she was attacked by the UNC Republicans after approaching them to try and help …

Science Explains How a Sense of Purpose Adds Years to Your Life

You need a good reason to get out of bed every day.<p>As a therapist, I work with people who are battling depression and anxiety. For some individuals, their debilitating symptoms make it impossible to maintain their jobs. Unfortunately, unemployment only worsens their mental health.<p>The lost income …

This Psychedelic Drug is Helping in the Fight Against Depression

Psychology researchers have found a link between mental time travel and depression. Mental time travel refers to our ability to ruminate on events …

10-Minute Yoga Sequence For Scorpios (Or Anyone With Tight Hips)

Scorpios have extremely deep personalities. Their ability to profoundly perceive and feel provides them an astonishing insight and creativity. …