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Cannabis May Make It Harder to Conceive
Marijuana use appears to reduce a woman's chances of conceiving a child. If you're trying to become pregnant, try taking a break from pot.
Ask Your Partner, Not Porn Sites
Many young adults turn to pornography for answers to their questions about sex. This can lead to awkwardness and unrealistic expectations.
Heart-Healthy Diet Tweaks
Most of us know the basics when it comes to foods that harm or help our hearts. But a recent review study turned up a few surprises.
Sugar Spikes during Pregnancy Bring Epigenetic Changes
The sugar spikes that come with gestational diabetes can cause epigenetic changes in unborn babies. Exercise can remove much of the risk.
Take It in Both Arms
Next time, have your blood pressure taken in both arms, or do it yourself at the drug store. It's a good way to check for atherosclerosis.
A Profile of Self-Managed Abortion
Women experiencing an unwanted pregnancy in areas where there are few reproductive health options available may try to end it themselves.
DUI Starts Sooner than You Think
The hand-eye coordination driving requires is affected by as little as half a beer. Ask NASA.
Oral Contraceptives and Cancer Risk
Birth control pills may raise the risk of breast cancer, but they also seem to offer protection from several cancers years after their use.
Avocados' Gut Punch
You probably already know avocados are good for you, but their benefits for your body are even greater than we thought.
When researchers tested consumer and medical masks, clear winners emerged. Bandanas were not among them.
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