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Study Shows Weed Addiction in Teens Might Actually Be Real

By Brent McCluskey

Participants who frequently smoked weed reported symptoms of withdrawal, including anxiety, irritability, and depression. MORE  

Researchers Reveal New Images of Cocaine's Effect on the Brain

By Victoria Kim

Images of a mouse brain revealed how cocaine affects tiny blood vessels in the brain. MORE  

Study Shows Link Between Alcohol Use And Psychosocial Problems In Teens

By John Lavitt

Aggressive teens are more likely to abuse alcohol than their peers. MORE  

Food Addiction Can Be Reversed, Study Says

By Shawn Dwyer

A focus on eating healthier in concert with education can help food addicts turn toward healthier foods. MORE  

Sick of Hangovers? Consider Changing Your DNA

By Victoria Kim

A new study revealed that the answer to why you're hungover might be in your genes. MORE  

Weed Can Reduce Domestic Violence in Married Couples

By Paul Gaita

It should come as no surprise that there are significantly fewer incidents of domestic violence among weed-smoking couples. MORE  

Dangerous Eating Disorder Behaviors Are Not Exclusive to Rail-Thin Teens

By Victoria Kim

The study showed that eating disorders are not diagnosed early enough when specialists focus exclusively on weight. MORE  

Moderate Drinking Can Sharpen Sense Of Smell

By John Lavitt

Israeli researchers have found that a few drinks improved an individual's ability to smell, though too many had the adverse effect. MORE  

Study Links Medical Marijuana With Reduced Overdose Deaths

By McCarton Ackerman

Anti-pot advocates are angry that medical marijuana is being presented as a healthier alternative to pills. MORE  

Survey Reveals Porn Is Part of Everyday Lives for Teenagers

By Desiree Bowie

New research shows that a majority of teens are being exposed to online pornography every day. MORE  

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