Stimulants do similar things from a pharmacologic perspective as nicotine.” (Getty Images) It’s no secret that many people with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder may gravitate towards cigarette smoking. Many experts indicate that there is an association between people with the disorder and the desire ...Read More »
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Research shows spanking and other forms of physical punishment can lead to increased behavior problems, including aggression. (Getty Images) The debate over whether parents should spank their children has continued for decades despite what science says about its harmful effects on ...Read More »
‘The goal is for each person to feel informed and comfortable with the choices they make at every step of their health care encounter.’ (Getty Images) It’s an indelible image. I’m walking behind two middle-aged men dressed in navy blazers and ...Read More »
A high blood sugar gives bacteria an easier environment to grow. (Getty Images) Diabetes can affect your oral health in ways you might not expect. First, when you have diabetes, it’s harder for your body to fight off infection, including gum disease. “Uncontrolled ...Read More »
New research is offering hope for stroke patients who aren’t able to get medical treatment without the first six hours. (Getty Images) When a person suffers a stroke, the swiftness of treatment can mean the difference between life and death or being ...Read More »
Joy Milne told the BBC she smelled it 10 to 12 years before her husband was diagnosed, and it worsened along with the disease. (Getty Images) What if you could diagnose someone with a disease just by smelling it? That’s what ...Read More »
Massachusetts is considering raising the legal smoking age from 18 to 21. (Getty Images) Since the middle of the 20th century, we’ve known that smoking is bad for us. That’s when the surgeon general first began raising the alarm about smoking’s connection to lung ...Read More »
Infants raised in homes where they hear a single language, but spoken with different accents, recognize words dramatically differently at about 12 months of age than their age-matched peers exposed to little variation in accent, according to a recent study ...Read More »
This might be a strange thing to read– it was a strange thing to write– but it’s the truth. For the last month, I’ve been deep-diving through educational books written by people of color on the problem of racism in ...Read More »
Training the immune system through stress reduction is possible by practicing mind-body medicine We know about the power of both diet and exercise in our effort to train and maintain our immune system. But there’s something I consider an even more ...Read More »