Wilton Manors Couple Spreads Awareness On World AIDS DayIt's World AIDS Day. A day to remember those who we've lost to crippling disease. It's also a time when everyone can reflect on how far the fight against HIV and AIDS has progressed.
New Device Tracks Stress Levels In Attempt To Manage ItWearable monitors are often used to track your daily physical activity, but there’s a new option that now allows wearers to keep tabs on their stress levels.
How Low To Go: Details Emerge On Big Blood Pressure StudyNewly released details from a study are challenging decades of thinking on blood pressure.
Substance Abuse Prevention Is About Education Not FearIt should go without saying that the conversation about substance abuse and addiction is a topic to be discussed and revisited throughout the year; unfortunately, however, the topic may lapse due to lack of know-how on the part of the parents.
Finding Opportunities To Talk About AddictionOne major roadblock for parents who want to talk about substance abuse with their children is they often don’t know where to start.
6 Things To Improve Recovery, Cognition, & Dwarf AddictionWorking out your memory and cognitive function may be able to help people fight substance use disorders.
Health Officials Lift Biscayne Bay Water Advisory For Certain AreasA precautionary advisory to limit contact with water in Biscayne Bay was lifted over the weekend for certain areas.
Study: Wealth May Give Advantage For Getting Organ TransplantsWealthy people are more likely to get on various organ transplant lists, get it and are less likely to die while waiting for one, according to a new study.
What You Need to Know About Self-Harm & AddictionIf ever there were two things society does not want to talk about, self-mutilation and addiction are definitely towards the top of the list and it’s a grave injustice to the people struggling through both disorders.
Most Drug Use Begins During Our Teenage Years, Impeding Brain Development and CognitionExperimenting with and taking drugs has become a sort of rite of passage which either turns teens and adolescents off from continued abuse, or plunges them down the rabbit hole of addiction. Thankfully, according to News Press, many drug addled excursions do not foment addiction.
Study: 'Happiness Advantage' Over Age 30 Is VanishingA new study found people 30-years old and up are less likely to say they're happy.
You Are What You Eat: Nutrition & Addiction RecoveryResearch shows eating healthy helps boost recovery from addiction.