Great at ANY age: Medical marijuana helps elderly people with Parkinson's, MS and sleep problems
Cannabis has a host of benefits and medicinal uses, and has been used as a natural remedy for a variety of ailments for centuries. Now, scientific research has underscored just...
20 minutes ago - Natural News
Sleep Disordered Breathing Associated with Higher Risk of Cognitive Impairment in Older Women
New research, co-authored by Susan Redline, MD, a researcher in the Division of Sleep Medicine at BWH, finds that sleep disordered breathing is associated with and precedes a...
1 hour ago - BWH - 2 articles
Poor sleep quality increases risk of high blood pressure
New research finds that reduced slow wave sleep is a powerful predictor for developing high blood pressure in older men.
1 hour ago - BWH - 2 articles
To The Moms Silently Struggling Through Another Late Night
You might be reading this letter in a sleep-deprived haze. It may be midnight - or 3:00am - but the hour doesn't matter. The time of day doesn't matter. What matters is that...
4 hours ago - Scary Mommy
Obstructive sleep apnea may be one reason for treatment-resistant depression
When someone is depressed and having suicidal thoughts or their depression treatment just isn't working, their caregivers might want to check to see if they have obstructive...
8 hours ago - News Medical - 2 articles
Watch Out: Obstructive Sleep Apnea can Make Depression Treatment Ineffective
Depression treatment can be less effective or ineffective due to obstructive sleep apnea , reveals a new study.
9 hours ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
4 tips for finding the best nursing bra for you
Allison Grange didn't think she'd need a nursing bra. “My mother couldn't breastfeed, and I had some friends who couldn't, so I assumed it would be difficult for me,” recalls...
14 hours ago - Today's Parent
My Migraines Distorted My Vision and Speech - Here's What a Doctor Said Was Going On
The first time I experienced a migraine with aura, I was sitting in my high school physics class. I was grinding my way through a worksheet, eyelids heavy and sleep-deprived as...
15 hours ago - PopSugar
What You Should Know Before Taking Cold Medicine To Help You Sleep
There are some consequences to using over-the-counter medicine to help you drift off.
21 hours ago - The Huffington Post
If You're Always Tired During the Day, 2 Sleep Experts Have a Few Suggestions For You
We know the feeling: you roll over to check your phone. It's two minutes before your alarm is supposed to go off, and you haven't gotten that quality sleep you wished for...
1 day ago - PopSugar
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US diplomats exposed to 'sonic attack' in Cuba DID suffer brain damage, new...
Analyzing the brain scans of 40 diplomats, the team at Penn State identified differences in the grey matter compared to healthy individuals, leading them to believe something...
Teenagers who skip breakfast are more likely to get fat 'because they opt...
Missing a wholesome meal leads to a higher BMI and waist circumference, researchers in Brazil revealed. They said teens are likely to pick up junk food on the way to school.
Rejection of Prescribed New, Expensive Cholesterol Drugs Linked to Higher...
Insurance companies rejected around two-thirds of prescriptions for those at highest risk of heart diseases.
Malaria parasites resistant to key drugs have spread rapidly in South East Asia
Drug resistant parasites were first detected in Cambodia in 2008 and had spread to neighbouring countries by 2017. Experts fear the strain could reach Africa, where the disease...
Affordability of Healthy Vs Unhealthy Foods Leads to Malnutrition Obesity
A new study shows that the affordability of both healthy and unhealthy foods varies significantly and systematically around the world.
Neonatal Opioid Withdrawal Linked to Increased Length of Stay Due to Poverty
Prenatal exposure to opioids due to addiction of mothers to these substances leads to withdrawal symptoms in neonates, and there is longer hospital stay due to poverty in these...
Suicides, Overdose Deaths Increase Due to Workplace Injuries
A study shows that a workplace injury can almost triple the combined risk of suicide and overdose death among women, and increases the risk by 50 percent among men.
Molecular Component in Cilantro can Reduce Seizures: Study
New study explains the molecular action of cilantro as a highly potent KCNQ channel activator that can prevent convulsions.
Helicopter Transport for Stroke Patients Reduces Time to Surgery: Study
Transferring a patient through a helicopter ambulance to a hospital that can perform a thrombectomy will more likely provide the patient with the best chance of recovering from...
Exosomes may Hold the Key to Diagnosing, Treating Developmental Brain Disorders
Exosomes are small vesicles secreted by all cells in the brain may hold the answer to diagnosing and treating developmental brain disorders, reveals a new study.