Could Fish Oil Supplements Help Fight Depression?

By Robert Preidt HealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, June 18, 2021 — Fish oil supplements are often touted as good for your heart health, but a new study finds they may also help fight depression. “Using a combination of laboratory and patient research, our study has provided exciting new insight into how omega-3 fatty acids bring about […]

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Pot Use May Change the Teenage Brain, MRIs Show

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, June 17, 2021 — Smoking pot appears to affect teens’ brain development, altering it in ways that could diminish their reasoning, decision-making and memory skills as they age, a new study reports. Brain scans of about 800 teenagers found that those who started smoking pot tended to have increased […]

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Hand Sanitizer Vapors Can Cause Nausea, Dizziness

THURSDAY, June 17, 2021 — The coronavirus pandemic has had an unexpected side effect — a wave of bad reactions to alcohol-based hand sanitizers. Vapors from the products can cause headache, nausea and dizziness, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, which advises consumers to use the products in well-ventilated areas. “We have received […]

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