Lesley Cook

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Meet the Moms Who Treat Their Kids' Autism with Cannabis on 'WEEDIQUETTE'

Plus, Abdullah Saeed brings in the chefs behind LA's Trap Kitchen to whip up a weed-infused meal on 'BONG APPÉTIT.'<p>On a new episode of VICELAND's show <i>WEEDIQUETTE</i>, Krishna Andavolu meets the mothers breaking federal law to treat their children's autism with cannabis. Though the local government …

Autism

Here's The Science Behind Why You're Always Tired, Even if You Get Enough Sleep

Brb, having a nap.<p>When you're feeling exhausted, the first advice is always to get more sleep. It makes sense that you're nodding off in the …

These 5 Brain-Friendly, Mood-Boosting Drinks Are Happiness in a Cup

While there's no definitive cure-all for anxiety and depression, holistic health can play a role in your healing and mood management. Try adding these hot wellness elixirs to your day to reap the natural, mood-boosting, calming benefits from teas, spices, roots, and more. Plus, it's known that hot …

Yes, There Is A Type Of Pot That Helps You Lose Weight

One of the key characteristics of consuming marijuana is the increased desire to eat, commonly referred to as the munchies. But what if there was a marijuana that could help you lose weight?<p>The increased appetite symptom of cannabis consumption is what make the product great for people suffering …

Cannabis

Shingles – Symptoms, Treatment, Pictures and Vaccine - Health.com

Nearly one in three people in the U.S. will get shingles, a painful, blistering rash, at some point in their lifetime. It can strike years or decades …

Call the Midwife is back – and the new series isn’t shying away from controversy

Creator Heidi Thomas tackles female genital mutilation in the return of the hit BBC show – but where is Miranda Hart's Chummy?<p>It wouldn’t be New Year …

Call the Midwife

BBC Three reporter, Stacey Dooley, held by police in Tokyo while filming child sexual exploitation documentary

<b>BBC Three film maker, Stacey Dooley, has been stopped by Japanese police while filming a documentary about child sexual exploitation there.</b><p>Officers held her for two hours during the making of Young Sex For Sale In Japan.<p>The 29-year-old had been trying to highlight the issue of girls, some as young …

Filmmaking

Why the benefits of sleep go far beyond beauty

Feb. 23, 2017, 5:00 a.m.<p>Sleep<p>If you slept more, would you be more likely to remember your mom’s birthday? To inhale fewer bagels? To turn down a deal for the Brooklyn Bridge? Very possibly.<p>Research shows that when you don’t get enough sleep, you forget things you otherwise wouldn’t, develop …

Weight Loss

The Best Cooling Pillows for People Who Run Hot

Sleep Tight: Shop the Headboards You've Been Dreaming Of

Here's a nightmare scenario for you: after a long day of work and a hellish commute, you're beyond ready to dive into bed. But just as soon as your …

Commuting

How To Turn Your Bedroom Into Your Favorite Escape

There's no shame in admitting that you look forward to sleep. Speaking as someone constantly surrounded by traffic noise, a packed schedule, and a …

Commuting

This luxury bed set is $180 off right now

Having a luxurious bed isn’t just a fairy tale from a catalog; it is a real, affordable possibility with offerings like this Olive+Owen bedroom set. …

How to Bring Some Seriously Zen Vibes into Your Bedroom

Your bedroom is the one place in the house that should feel like a sanctuary. But if the chaos of worn clothes, mismatched bedding, and piles of mail is ruining your nighttime zen, enlist a few design tricks that will create a completely tranquil space. Read on for this week’s edition of Decor …

Bold Wallpaper in the Bedroom: 9 Inspirations

The bedroom—a spot where simplicity and serenity often rules—might not be the first place you'd think of for using a bold wallpaper. But in these …

Interior Design

Bed and where to put it in your bedroom

When it comes to arranging your bedroom, there's one item of furniture that will define the entire room, and that is of course the bed. Where you …

Cheap (But Expensive-Looking) Bedroom Décor That You Can Buy on Amazon

If you know where to look on Amazon (we’d say, at this point, we have a Ph.D. in Amazon-looking), you can find some very handsome home décor that …

Sleep Like Royalty with This Beautiful Complete Bedroom Set

• Size: King<br>• Color: gray<br>• Comforter dimensions: 104" x 90"<br>• Pillow sham dimensions: 20" x 36"<br>• Euro sham dimensions: 26" x 26"<br>• Oblong decorative pillow …

This little girl told her teacher about her dad growing weed, and got the story adorably wrong

Sometimes kids say the darndest things that could result in their parents being charged with illegal possession of marijuana. Such is this case with …

Heal thyself: meet the doctors living with the conditions they treat

The dermatologist with skin problems<p><b>Bav Shergill:</b> As a teenager I was terribly embarrassed about my skin – I had really bad acne from the age of 15. It took me until I went to medical school to find the courage and confidence to change my GP and get a hospital referral.<p>Now, when i’m treating …

Mental Health

Dear Caitlyn Jenner, There Is One More Transition You Need to Make

We have all watched with great interest the transition of Caitlyn Jenner who has finally become the person she always wanted to be and felt she was. Caitlyn has been applauded for her courage by most of America, but there is one additional transition that she should make; Caitlyn Jenner should …

LGBTQI

After A Stroke At 33, A Writer Relies On Journals To Piece Together Her Own Story

On New Year's Eve, 2006, Christine Hyung-Oak Lee developed a splitting headache. She was 33, and her world turned upside down — as in, she literally saw the world upside down. Suddenly, she could hold things in her mind for only 15 minutes at a time. She was a writer who now couldn't recall words …

Mind

New chemical front found in battle against anxiety

According to the National Institutes for Mental Health, anxiety disorders affect over 18 percent of the population in the United States alone. So the …

The benefits and harms of marijuana, explained by the most thorough research review yet

A new report looks at more than 10,000 studies on marijuana. It has good and bad news for pot users.<p>Marijuana has been with humans in some way or another for thousands of years. But after all this time, there is still a lot of public debate about what, exactly, pot’s risks and benefits are.<p>A recent …

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