Psychology

Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads

Teens most drawn to e-cigarettes by online ads

Published 25/04/2016

(Reuters Health) - While many forms of e-cigarette advertising increase the odds that teens will try the devices, a new U.S. study suggests that this [more…]

Marijuana use in pregnancy tied to health problems for babies and mothers

Marijuana use in pregnancy tied to health problems for babies and mothers

Published 08/04/2016

(Reuters Health) – Babies exposed to marijuana in the womb are likely to be born smaller than those not exposed, and more likely to need [more…]

New breed investors embrace China’s white-knuckle ride

New breed investors embrace China’s white-knuckle ride

Published 07/02/2016

BEIJING A new breed of small investor is riding China's rollercoaster stock markets, looking for a quick buck and thriving on the volatility that has [more…]

Hookah and e-cigarettes popular with high schoolers

Published 27/11/2015

(Reuters Health) - Almost 10 percent of 11th and 12th graders are using e-cigarettes, and other alternative tobacco products are increasingly popular, according to a [more…]

Caring for loved one with Alzheimer’s may be most stressful for spouse

Published 02/10/2015

(Reuters Health) - Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease isn’t easy under the best of circumstances, but it may be much more stressful [more…]

Loud noise exposure linked to heart disease risk

Published 02/10/2015

(Reuters Health) - People with long-term exposure to loud noise at work or in leisure activities may be at increased risk of heart disease, a [more…]

Reproductive control can be a form of partner violence

Published 04/09/2015

(Reuters Health) - Intimate partner violence or abuse can take the form of birth control sabotage, pregnancy pressure or coercion, which can have devastating consequences [more…]

Bristol Palin says unmarried pregnancy was planned

Published 30/06/2015

Bristol Palin, the daughter of former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin and an advocate of sexual abstinence before marriage, says in a blog post that her [more…]