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Brain implants used to fight drug addiction in US

Four addicts will have brains "hacked" to control their addictions in the first trial of its kind in the US....

Brain implants used to fight drug addiction in US

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Chinese researchers try brain implants to treat drug addicts SHANGHAI (AP) — Clinical trials in China using deep brain stimulation or DBS may hold the key to treating drug users, literally with the flip of a sw...
05:20, 2019-05-08

Insulin delivery drug could help fight brain cancer The compound molecule surfen was able to block the growth and spread of glioblastoma, tumors that reaches throughout healthy brain tissue, according ...
22:36, 2019-09-11

Are brain implants the future of thinking? Brain-computer interface technology is moving fast and Silicon Valley is moving in. Will we all soon be typing with our minds?Almost two years ago, D...
09:04, 2019-09-22

'Neural revolution': Royal Society calls for inquiry into new wave of brain implants Scientists think devices could allow people to communicate telepathically or the paralysed to walk in the next decades Society must prepare for a tec...
08:04, 2019-09-10

Doctors eye deep brain stimulation to treat opioid addiction The hope is that technology will extinguish the patient's addiction, quite literally, with the flip of a switch....
15:48, 2019-05-08

Deep brain AI chips implanted in groundbreaking attempt to cure opioid addiction The brain implant will send signals designed to the body to limit cravings, in a bid to cure the US opioid addiction crisis...
16:48, 2019-11-13

Stories Of Children Affected By Drug Addiction VERSAILLES, Ky. (LEX 18) – Many people from across the country came together to help children whose families are affected by substance abuse. T...
04:16, 2019-06-09

Drug addiction in Russia: Draconian laws instead of help Millions of people in Russian suffer from drug addictions, but the authorities prefer to arrest them rather than support awareness-raising programs. ...
14:52, 2019-11-11

Malaysia plans to decriminalize drug use to battle addiction KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysia’s government plans to drop criminal penalties for the possession and use of drugs in small quantities as...
06:48, 2019-06-28

Artie Lange: 'God spared me' from dying from drug addiction Comedian Artie Lange isn't entirely sure how he survived his 30-year battle with drug addiction, but he wears his deformed nose as a badge of honor f...
18:04, 2019-09-16

Malaysia plans to decriminalize drug use to combat addiction Malaysia’s government plans to drop criminal penalties for the possession and use of drugs in small quantities to battle addiction, but stressed the ...
18:44, 2019-06-28

San Francisco to force some people with drug addiction into treatment Officials in San Francisco voted to force some individuals with serious mental illness and drug addiction into treatment....
19:32, 2019-06-05

Dream State: From drug addiction to touring the world CJ dropped out uni with drug problems - the music she's written about it has had millions of views....
03:52, 2019-10-08

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness opens up about drug addiction, HIV diagnosis Queer Eye star Jonathan Van Ness gave an interview to The New York Times today, discussing details from his upcoming memoir, Over The Top. It’s braci...
21:28, 2019-09-21

Columbine survivor, addiction speaker died of drug overdose DENVER (AP) — A Colorado coroner has determined a Columbine massacre survivor and addiction recovery advocate died of a drug overdose. The Denver Pos...
01:08, 2019-06-14

Michael Douglas thought he was 'going to lose' son Cameron to drug addiction Michael Douglas and his eldest son Cameron have opened up about how drug addiction impacted both their lives in a candid interview....
13:40, 2019-10-16

How Cameron Douglas Descended Into Drug Addiction: Today on Inside Edition Michael Douglas and his son Cameron Douglas are opening up about the latter's descent into drug addiction — and how he climbed his way out....
22:36, 2019-10-22

Judy Garland's Manager Remembers Star's Spiraling Drug Addiction Stevie Phillips talked to Inside Edition about how the "Wizard of Oz" darling dealt with her emotional pain and stage fright....
14:48, 2019-09-27

FDA warns companies against claiming an herbal drug can cure opioid addiction The Food and Drug Administration recently issued warnings to two businesses that are illegally marketing and making "unproven" claims that their prod...
22:24, 2019-06-25

Four drug companies reach legal settlement for role in opioid addiction epidemic CLEVELAND – Four drug companies reached a last-minute legal settlement over their role in the opioid addiction epidemic just as a nine-week trial was...
16:08, 2019-10-21

Apple Cracks Down on Apps That Fight iPhone Addiction Last year, with much fanfare, the tech giant unveiled a screen-time tracker of its own. Then it quietly began purging competitors from its store....
12:20, 2019-04-27

Michael Douglas' son Cameron says he was 'probably pretty close' to dying while facing past drug addiction Cameron Douglas, son of actor Michael Douglas and grandson of screen legend Kirk Douglas, opened up on Tuesday about his past drug addiction and livi...
03:32, 2019-10-24

'You'll get there eventually, and it's well worth it': Couple's inspiring transformation photos show recovery from drug addiction Brent Walker/Facebook Brent and Ashley Walker each began struggling with substance use at around nine years old. However, now at ages 30 and 31 resp...
00:08, 2019-08-11

Ewan McGregor's daughter says she was raped, had abortion, suffered drug addiction in 'year of hell' Ewan McGregor’s daughter Clara has revealed she was raped, beaten and suffered pill addiction and depression in a heart-rending open letter....
15:40, 2019-09-30

Sober memes are thriving in addiction and sobriety communities despite the popularity of viral drug and alcohol jokes BigTunaOnline/Shutterstock Social media is rife with memes about young adult tendencies including over-eating, over-drinking, and obsessing about so...
22:36, 2019-05-25

Photos of drug user's home shed light on childhood marred by opioid addiction: 'It felt normal' They don't hold a grudge against their mother and learned to separate her love for them from her addiction....
16:36, 2019-07-24

Tim Cook says Apple is working on new ideas for Screen Time to fight device addiction The world has changed dramatically over the last ten years. Check out the pedestrians walking the sidewalk in any city and most are looking down at a...
00:08, 2019-05-05

‘Saturday Night Live’ alum Chris Kattan claims he broke his neck during sketch, leading to drug addiction “Saturday Night Live” alum Chris Kattan claimed in his upcoming memoir that he broke his neck while performing a sketch which led to years of drug ad...
16:28, 2019-05-04

Speeding up drug discovery for brain diseases A research team led by Whitehead Institute scientists has identified 30 distinct chemical compounds — 20 of which are drugs undergoing clinical trial...
00:00, 2019-08-01

Can a blood pressure drug protect the brain from Parkinson's? At blood levels that are typical in humans, an approved high blood pressure drug was able to clear toxic proteins of Parkinson's disease from mouse b...
19:52, 2019-04-23

Four patients given new drug at UCLH to treat incurable brain disease die Four of the six patients given an unlicensed drug never before used in humans to treat an incurable brain disease have died, it can be revealed today...
17:52, 2019-10-09

Drug discovery gives hope to victims of child brain tumour A breakthrough in finding the first drug with the potential to treat the deadliest type of childhood brain tumour was revealed today....
11:48, 2019-05-09

Parkinson’s drug pumped directly into brain fails to pass key tests Delivering a nerve cell growth factor directly into the brain has long been touted as a possible treatment for Parkinson’s...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Girl facing fatal brain disease gets tailor-made drug In a striking example of personalized medicine, doctors developed a tailor-made genetic treatment for the patient in just a year....
11:20, 2019-10-12

Brain scans reveal magic mushroom drug enhances mindfulness meditation Both meditation and psychedelic drugs can lead to more self-awareness and serenity. Now a study has found that combining the two seems to magnify the...
19:00, 2019-05-29

How ketamine can change the brain to fight depression New research in mice pinpoints some of the key mechanisms that ketamine triggers in the brain to fight the symptoms and characteristics of depression...
13:44, 2019-04-24

Tim Cook says Apple is working on new ideas for Screen Time to fight screen addiction The world has changed dramatically over the last ten years. Check out the pedestrians walking the sidewalk in any city and most are looking down at a...
23:48, 2019-05-04

How a parasitic fish could help us fight brain cancer and stroke New research in mice suggests that molecules derived from a species of parasitic fish could help tackle cancer and other conditions in the brain....
11:08, 2019-05-19

Student-athlete dies from brain injuries after off-campus fight A two-sport athlete at Emerson College who suffered irreparable brain damage from an off-campus fight has died, university officials and his relative...
17:12, 2019-10-03

Autopsy: Brain defect, not school fight, killed fifth-grader A newly released autopsy report supports officials’ assertion that natural causes are to blame for the death of a 10-year-old South Carolina gi...
19:24, 2019-05-02

Boxer Patrick Day Dead After Suffering Traumatic Brain Injury In Fight American boxer Patrick Day has died at 27, after suffering a traumatic brain injury in his fight against Charles Conwell Saturday night in Chicago, h...
02:52, 2019-10-17

Mutant sheep are being bred in lab to fight lethal child brain disease Roslin Institute scientists create a flock to mimic human gene that causes Batten disorderScientists have created a flock of sheep that carry the ge...
16:00, 2019-08-24

Patrick Day ‘extremely critical’ following brain injury after Charles Conwell fight The American was given emergency brain surgery after being knocked out by Conwell in Chicago...
11:16, 2019-10-14

Boxer Patrick Day dies four days after suffering brain injury during Charles Conwell fight Boxer Patrick Day has died at the age of 27 four days after suffering a serious brain injury in his bout against Charles Conwell....
08:16, 2019-10-17

Medical News Today: Syncing brain waves may fight age-related memory problems Working memory tends to decline with age, and this problem is characterized by poor synchronicity between brain regions. Can researchers 'fix' this i...
16:00, 2019-04-09

Nathan Farrell reveals impact of brother’s brain injury ahead of Ivan Godor fight BOXING CLEVER COLUMN: Our boxing expert Chris McKenna gives the lowdown on Nathan Farrell’s humbling story before the boxer takes to the r...
00:28, 2019-09-21

Engineered viruses could fight drug resistance In the battle against antibiotic resistance, many scientists have been trying to deploy naturally occurring viruses called bacteriophages that can in...
17:40, 2019-10-03

Diabetes drug Metformin may fight heart disease, study says Metformin could reverse left ventricular hypertrophy, the thickening of the heart's muscle that can cause heart disease....
15:52, 2019-04-17

Mallinckrodt to settle U.S. drug marketing probe, fight kickback case Mallinckrodt Plc on Wednesday said it had tentatively agreed to pay $15.4 million to resolve a U.S. Justice Department probe into how a drugmaker it ...
20:48, 2019-06-05

After drug distributor charged, Trump sets speech on opioid fight President Donald Trump is expected to tout his fight against opioid abuse in remarks in Atlanta on Wednesday, a day after his administration brought ...
12:40, 2019-04-24

U.S. Supreme Court rejects Acorda appeal in MS drug patent fight The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear Acorda Therapeutics Inc's appeal of a lower court ruling that allowed generic versions of its multi...
16:52, 2019-10-07

U.S. judge rules for Regeneron, Sanofi in Amgen cholesterol drug patent fight A U.S. judge on Wednesday set aside a jury verdict that found Amgen Inc patents on its cholesterol drug Repatha were valid, handing a victory to Reg...
23:40, 2019-08-28

China Eases Rules on Cheap Drug Imports to Fight Chronic Diseases The revised law would reduce penalties for buying generic pharmaceuticals from other countries without waiting for approval, though details are scant...
10:33, 2019-08-27

Boxer Patrick Day 'in extremely critical condition' after suffering brain injury in Charles Conwell fight Boxer Patrick Day remains in an 'extremely critical condition' after suffering a brutal knockout to Charles Conwell on Saturday....
10:20, 2019-10-14

Boxing News at Five: The WBC start drug testing judges and referees, Conlan gets new opponent for August 3 fight The WBC believe it's not only the boxers taking drugs, and Michael Conlan brushes himself down following Vladimir Nikitin's pull-out The post Boxing...
18:24, 2019-07-03

Boxing News at Five: Eubank Jnr keen to fight “drug cheat” Saunders, Derevyanchenko fears he will be ignored by Alvarez and Golovkin Chris Eubank Jnr says Billy Joe Saunders shouldn't hold a world title but will happily take it from him, and Sergiy Derevyanchenko plays the waiting ...
18:08, 2019-07-12

Boxing News at Five: Parker won’t fight Chisora without drug-testing clause, Hearn urges Joshua to “snap out of it” Joseph Parker threatens to pull out of Dereck Chisora negotiations over drug-testing clause, and Eddie Hearn says Anthony Joshua has had to refocus T...
21:20, 2019-08-29

Boxing News at Five: Golovkin and Derevyanchenko could fight for Alvarez’s IBF belt, Wilder hopes Ortiz is drug-free for rematch Saul 'Canelo' Alvarez could be about to lose another of his middleweight belts, and Deontay Wilder says it would be "selfish" if Luis Ortiz cheats ag...
18:12, 2019-07-09

Butt lift surgery: 'Why I'm getting rid of my implants' Sophie Elise had surgery to make her bum bigger five years ago. Now she's getting them removed....
09:36, 2019-10-24

Few teen mothers with contraceptive implants also use condoms (Reuters Health) - Teen mothers are much less likely to use condoms when they have long-acting contraceptive implants like intrauterine devices (IUDs...
23:04, 2019-05-21

VA facilities offering cochlear implants to vets are few and far between (Reuters Health) - Even though American veterans are at high risk for the type of hearing loss that may be improved with cochlear implants, many of t...
00:24, 2019-08-24

FDA wants stronger warning on breast implants about risks "We have heard from many women that they are not fully informed of the risks when considering breast implants," the agency said in a statement....
20:16, 2019-10-23

Allergan to recall textured breast implants in Canada Allergan Plc said on Tuesday it will voluntarily recall its textured breast implants from the Canadian market, after the country's health regulator s...
23:00, 2019-05-28

F.D.A. Won’t Ban Sales of Textured Breast Implants Linked to Cancer Many other countries have already banned the products. But the U.S. agency said the risk was still low, despite repeated requests from women and doct...
21:32, 2019-05-02

Google says hackers have put ‘monitoring implants’ in iPhones for years Visiting hacked sites was enough for server to gather users’ images and contactsAn unprecedented iPhone hacking operation, which attacked “thousands ...
13:04, 2019-08-30

Breast implants should come with ‘illness’ warning: plastic surgeon Breast implant illness may not be a medically recognized condition, but some surgeons say the cosmetic procedure should now come with a warning. Thos...
02:08, 2019-07-23

Allergan recalls textured breast implants worldwide Allergan Plc said on Wednesday it was recalling its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders across markets, citing concerns over a rare...
20:44, 2019-07-24

Allergan Inc. recalls breast implants due to cancer risk Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. on Wednesday issued a worldwide recall of its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders due to the ris...
20:04, 2019-07-24

The pigment in our skin could be used to make electrical body implants Melanin’s electrical conductivity can be boosted a billion-fold using heat and the result could be used to make body-friendly electrical implants...
20:56, 2019-04-11

Google says hackers have put 'monitoring implants' in iPhones for years Visiting hacked sites was enough for server to gather users’ images and contactsHackers have been using compromised websites to install “monitoring i...
09:32, 2019-08-30

Father who lost baby son wins fight to get 'wonder drug' for boy's little sister A father who lost his son to a rare genetic disorder has won his campaign to have the NHS fund a "wonder drug" for his baby daughter who also has the...
13:40, 2019-05-16

Tiffany 'New York' Pollard explains why she removed her breast implants Tiffany “New York” Pollard has been an open book since her days on VH1 classic “Flavor of Love,” recently sharing that she removed her breast implant...
14:52, 2019-11-06

Breast implants tied to rare cancer to remain on US market WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. health authorities will allow a type of breast implant linked to a rare form of cancer to stay on the market. But the Food and...
20:40, 2019-05-02

Breast implants linked to rare form of cancer, but FDA declines to ban Recent medical studies have found that anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) which is a rare type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, is notably higher in p...
14:52, 2019-06-14

Tiffany ''New York'' Pollard Worries She Won't Be the Same "HBIC" Without Breast Implants Tiffany "New York" Pollard will keep her hard-earned reputation, thanks! She might need to lose these implants, though. "Can I see myself as the HBIC...
16:24, 2019-11-04

Allergan recalls Biocell textured breast implants across markets Allergan Plc said on Wednesday it was recalling its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders across all markets following an updated saf...
15:56, 2019-07-24

FDA asks Allergan to recall textured breast implants worldwide Allergan Plc said on Wednesday it was recalling its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders across markets, citing concerns over a rare...
19:00, 2019-07-24

Textured Breast Implants Recalled Because of Link to Rare Cancer (WASHINGTON) — Breast implant maker Allergan Inc. issued a worldwide recall Wednesday for textured models because of a link to a rare form of c...
17:56, 2019-07-24

Breast Implants Linked to Rare Cancer Are Recalled Worldwide Under pressure from the Food and Drug Administration, Allergan will stop selling textured implants. 33 deaths have been tied to this type of implant....
19:00, 2019-07-24

FDA requests recall of Allergan textured breast implants linked to cancer By Lauren Dunn In a major reversal, the Food and Drug Administration announced today they are asking breast implant maker Allergan to recall its text...
18:36, 2019-07-24

Strictly Come Dancing judge Shirley Ballas has breast implants removed The Strictly judge is expected to return to the show on Saturday following precautionary surgery....
13:24, 2019-10-30

iPhone hack attack: Google says hackers placed 'monitoring implants' in iPhones Google security researchers say that hackers spent at least two years targeting iPhones “en masse” and placing “monitoring implants” on Apple's smart...
18:16, 2019-08-30

Jourdan Dunn Thought Calf Implants Would Help With Her Body Image Struggles Jourdan Dunn knows firsthand the public scrutiny that often comes with being a model. In the November cover story for British Vogue, the supermodel o...
19:08, 2019-10-01

Swedish people are getting chip implants to replace cash, credit cards “It’s very Black Mirror,” Swedish scientist Ben Libberton told The Post of the similarity to the TV series highlighting futuristic scenarios....
05:20, 2019-07-15

How safe are breast implants? Women warn of risks, share their symptoms Canadian women are complaining of symptoms they say are connected to their breast implants....
14:04, 2019-05-19

Mesh implants work for bladder leakage, long-term safety unclear (Reuters Health) - Several different types of mesh implant surgery may be effective for treating bladder leaks, but the long-term safety and effectiv...
00:08, 2019-06-14

Angie Everhart says breast implants to blame for her constant pain: ‘I feel horrible’ Former Sports Illustrated and Playboy model Angie Everhart is opening up about her personal health battle....
20:12, 2019-10-01

Elon Musk unveils plan to build mind-reading implants: 'The monkey is out of the bag' Neuralink startup plans to use small ‘threads’ to detect neuron activityMusk: tests show ‘monkey can control computer with its brain’ Elon Musk’s sec...
11:16, 2019-07-22

FDA wants strongest warning on breast implants about risks like pain, rupture, and even a rare form of cancer Crystal Cox/Business Insider The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said Wednesday that manufacturers should add a warning highlighted by a box &mdash...
21:04, 2019-10-23

Thousands of women say they have a mysterious 'breast-implant illness.' Now some plastic surgeons are refusing to do implants at all. kpakook/Shutterstock Thousands of women have spoken out about breast implants that have led to excruciating pain, immobility, full-body rashes, and u...
17:16, 2019-10-07

'Fit Mom' Maria Kang apologizes for 'normalizing an unnatural beauty standard' after removing breast implants Maria Kang, also known as “Fit Mom,” originally made headlines back in 2013 for a controversial social media post....
19:12, 2019-08-01

Alleged drug gang thwarted by giant seal in $1bn Australian drug bust Meth, cocaine and ecstasy found stashed under seaweed off Western Australia after yacht used by alleged smugglers ran agroundThree more men have been...
13:32, 2019-09-12

Beshear Takes Action Against 23 Drug Makers Over Skyrocketing Prescription Drug Prices FRANKFORT, KY. (LEX 18) – On Monday, Attorney General Andy Beshear announced two lawsuits seeking to recover ill-gotten gains from 23 drug manufactur...
21:00, 2019-05-13

Boom in overdose-reversing drug is tied to fewer drug deaths Prescriptions of the overdose-reversing drug naloxone are soaring, and experts say that could be a reason overdose deaths have stopped rising for the...
22:48, 2019-08-07

U.S. FDA grants orphan drug status to AstraZeneca's asthma drug Fasenra AstraZeneca said on Wednesday that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has granted orphan drug status to its severe asthma drug, Fasenra, to treat ...
09:16, 2019-08-28

Drug industry urges Canada to act to prevent drug shortages from U.S. imports A pharmaceutical group is telling Canada to act early to prevent drug shortages if the U.S. begins importing Canadian medication....
16:28, 2019-08-06

US drug czar James Carroll calls out drug companies for role in opioid crisis Following the landmark ruling in Oklahoma on Monday against Johnson and Johnson that found the company responsible for helping fuel the opioid epidem...
04:32, 2019-08-28

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts US drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times less than the number of over...
04:56, 2019-06-07

European Drug Report 2019 directly contrasts U.S. drug crisis, tells a story of relative calm Around 8,200 people died of an overdose in Europe in 2018, according to the European Drug Report. That's almost 10 times smaller than the number of o...
12:12, 2019-06-06

An Instagram-famous 'fit mom' got her breast implants removed and told followers they gave her ‘breast implant illness’ Shutterstock Maria Kang, a self-described "fit mom" with over 75K Instagram followers, recently shared a post about her decision to remove her breas...
01:40, 2019-08-03

Mexico drug wars: City turned into 'warzone' after son of drug lord El Chapo is arrested An intense gunfight broke out in northern Mexico after security forces captured the son of a drug kingpin who was wanted on drug trafficking charges ...
11:24, 2019-10-18

Peloton: 'It's borderline addiction' The company's believers say its tech-enhanced stationary bike has matched exercise to the age of social media....
01:40, 2019-09-26

Our son took his own life after gambling addiction Jack Richie started gambling at school and took his own life at 24. His parents say the addiction is 'not unlike a heroin addiction'....
11:20, 2019-06-24

A$AP Rocky Isn't "Embarrassed" by His Sex Addiction A$AP Rocky says he's a sex addict and has been "for some time." The 31-year-old rapper opened up about the topic in a sneak peek at Thursday's episod...
16:36, 2019-10-16

Lily Allen: ‘Sex can still be an addiction’ The musician, 34, on compromising pictures, Piers Morgan, and why she spent time in a psychiatric wardI’m surprised I’m not dead. The music industry ...
15:52, 2019-06-29

'My gaming addiction stops me from having relationships' James Wisniewski accepts gaming addiction has a negative impact on his life - but he can't stop....
21:32, 2019-10-09

Can science break its plastic addiction? Enlarge / There is no shortage of plastic in your average science lab. (credit: © Daniel Stier at Twenty Twenty and Miren Marañón at East Photographi...
16:08, 2019-11-10

Can laboratories curb their addiction to plastic? Research scientists have largely gone unnoticed as major users of unrecyclable material. Now some universities are helping them kick the habitScienti...
10:28, 2019-11-10

Energy drink addiction left mom with pacemaker at 32 A British mom is speaking out about the dangers of energy drinks after developing an addiction “worse than that of heroin” that left her ...
23:36, 2019-05-09

Contrary to widespread belief, cannabis addiction is possible. Here’s what it’s like Lots of people think cannabis can't be physically addictive. So did two people we talked to — until experience taught them otherwise....
14:32, 2019-08-17

Gambling addiction clinic to help addicts aged 13 to 25 The first National Problem Gambling Clinic, offering support to people aged 13 to 25, is set to open....
08:32, 2019-06-24

Nir Eyal on how to beat tech addiction: ‘We need a new skill set’ The behavioural scientist has advised tech companies on how to get people hooked – now he’s telling us how to break the habit• Follow Eyal’s guide to...
13:20, 2019-10-12

Lamar Odom opens up about his addiction battle Lamar Odom's tumultuous rise, fall and miraculous survival has played out in the media as publicly as possible....
00:24, 2019-05-31

‘SOTC’: Rising From Depths Of Addiction To Help Others In Recovery (LEX 18) — Alex Elswick’s journey could be best be described as a cautionary tale turned inspirational story. It’s important to not...
17:28, 2019-05-05

Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts...
23:12, 2019-05-21

A chilling truth: our addiction to air conditioning must end | Letters Readers respond to Stephen Buranyi’s long read on how air cooling systems burn electricity and fuel global heatingKudos to Stephen Buranyi for drawin...
21:44, 2019-09-01

The Latest: Warren wants politics out of addiction tax plan KERMIT, W.Va. (AP) — The Latest on Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren’s plan to tax the wealthiest U.S. households to address t...
20:32, 2019-05-10

Drugstore Cowboy at 30: is this the best film ever made about addiction? Gus Van Sant’s 1989 indie is filled with rich detail and insight into the life of a drug addict, brought to life by a career-defining Matt Dillon per...
08:28, 2019-10-18

Inside Scotland's first addiction recovery village Alex speaks of life in Scotland's first recovery village where patients hope to work as staff....
04:44, 2019-06-11

Few black patients get buprenorphine for opioid addiction (Reuters Health) - While the number of Americans getting drug treatment for opioid addiction is on the rise, a new study suggests that gains may be c...
23:00, 2019-05-14

‘A House on Stilts’: Parenting in the age of opioid addiction After Paula Becker gave her children what seemed to be idyllic early years, her bright, loving eldest child fell into drugs, homelessness and tragedy...
15:44, 2019-10-21

Anthony Joshua fight prize money: How much will AJ make from Andy Ruiz Jr fight? ANTHONY JOSHUA is making his US debut against Andy Ruiz Jr at Madison Square Garden tonight, but how much will the heavyweight champion pocket in pri...
22:36, 2019-06-01

Dillian Whyte and the difference between being cleared to fight and clean to fight Although "cleared to fight", should Dillian Whyte have been allowed to box Oscar Rivas on July 20? Elliot Worsell investigates The post Dillian Whyte...
20:12, 2019-07-30

China ready for U.S. trade talks, but ‘if they want to fight we will fight’: ambassador China's new ambassador to the United Nations says that U.S. sanctions and increasing tariffs hurt China and the world, and definitely are not "in the...
21:32, 2019-08-02

Richard Williams: ‘When you’re in a real fight, in a proper fight, it gets dark’ Richard Williams, ‘The Secret’ reflects on his career, what he’s learned and fighting Sergio Martinez twice. He speaks to John Dennen The post Richa...
00:56, 2019-08-09

How the 'Las Vegas of Italy' is kicking its slot machine addiction Once compared to Oxford, the university city of Pavia is now better known for gambling. These activists are fighting to change thatAt the start of th...
07:48, 2019-05-08

Energy drink addiction gives 26-year-old heart attack There’s something to be said for the old adage that urges everything in moderation. One 26-year-old found out that truth the hard way, after drinking...
17:24, 2019-10-28

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard SeymourW...
07:28, 2019-08-23

Addicted to meds: One nurse's story of addiction and recovery For one nurse, having access to opioids led to addiction – and the fear of losing her job kept her from getting the help she needed....
11:12, 2019-06-15

Medications for opioid addiction treatment are underused, researchers say Three medications to help fight opioid addiction are widely underused in treatment of people with opioid use disorder, according to a new study....
17:28, 2019-09-20

Target’s same-day deliveries might break my Amazon Prime addiction Enlarge (credit: Shipt) On Thursday, Target unveiled a new same-day ordering feature on its website. For just $9.99, customers can get items delive...
17:56, 2019-06-14

Watch Ben Affleck Struggle With Addiction In First Trailer For The Way Back Ben Affleck's latest movie hits close to home. On Thursday, the official trailer for his upcoming film The Way Back debuted, giving viewers a first l...
17:28, 2019-11-14

Your new reality TV addiction? A show about artisanal glass-blowing It’s niche, it’s pretentious and it’s full of cliches. But Netflix’s Blown Away is so hilariously absurd that simply everyone has to see itMasterChef...
19:04, 2019-07-12

Children aged five and under at risk of internet addiction – Barnardo's Charity’s report into effects of technology on under-18s warns of threat to mental healthChildren aged five and under are at risk of becoming addicte...
14:28, 2019-06-11

Fashion addiction: expensive clothes hid my loneliness – then I gave 90% of them away Grief and pain lay behind my obsession with buying new clothes. Moving in with my fiance forced me to shed the material burden, and the persona I had...
11:12, 2019-11-04

Group To Open Addiction Recovery Center In Appalachia FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — A group active in the fight against drug addiction in Kentucky’s largest city is planning to open a regional recovery cen...
12:12, 2019-05-15

Reckitt to pay $1.4 billion to end U.S. opioid addiction treatment probes Reckitt Benckiser has agreed to pay up to $1.4 billion to resolve U.S. claims that its former pharmaceuticals business Indivior before it was spun ou...
21:00, 2019-07-11

Michael Douglas thought he was 'going to lose' son Cameron to addiction Michael Douglas revealed he thoughthe was 'going to lose' his son Cameron because of his battle with drug addiction.       &...
22:20, 2019-10-16

South Korean internet addiction camp: What is life like there? Newsround has visited South Korea to find out more about internet addiction camps, where young people can go if they have a serious problem with the ...
10:12, 2019-07-08

Addiction Is the Stuff of High Drama. In These Plays, So Is Sobriety. With recovery no longer so secret, a new wave of plays dealing with its realities has started to emerge. Some of the playwrights have drawn from thei...
17:04, 2019-10-17

Study: Marijuana, opioid mix could relieve pain without addiction A combination of marijuana and opioids could be more effective at reducing pain than using each substance alone, and may avoid the risk of addiction ...
18:32, 2019-04-09

Sam Taylor-Johnson: ‘I’ve lost people very dear to me through addiction’ The film-maker on adapting James Frey’s controversial rehab memoir A Million Little Pieces, whether she’s still making art and the joy of chickensSin...
16:00, 2019-08-24

The Checkup: Is ‘Digital Addiction’ a Real Threat to Kids? Think of screens as something to handle in moderation, like food, rather than something without any healthy place in our lives, like heroin, experts...
11:52, 2019-05-20

O is for opioids: ‘Sesame Street’ to tackle addiction crisis “Sesame Street” is tackling the opioid crisis with the help of Karli, a muppet who recently revealed her mother is battling an addiction ...
04:48, 2019-10-11

What Should We Make of Jack Dorsey’s Rick Owens Addiction? Plus: video handbags from Louis Vuitton and Tom Ford begins to wield his power at the CFDA....
14:16, 2019-05-10

Sesame Street Tackles Addiction With Muppet Karli and Her Mom Once again, Sesame Street is keeping it real. In new online videos, the hit children's show tackles yet another sensitive topic that has sadly become...
18:04, 2019-10-10

Doctor-prescribed addiction: How these Canadians got hooked on opioids "I had a fentanyl patch on my left arm, I was taking 20 Percocets a day, and 160 milligrams OxyContin at the same time."...
15:28, 2019-07-29

Boxing News at Five: Smith says a fight against Eubank Jnr “has to happen”, Fury sold just 3,577 tickets for Wallin fight in Las Vegas Callum Smith could be fighting back-to-back Brits this year and next, while Tyson Fury vs. Otto Wallin bombed at the Vegas box office The post Boxing...
18:32, 2019-09-25

LIVE! Anthony Crolla wins last fight vs Urquiaga as Katie Taylor beats Linardatou: Undercard fight results Welcome to the Evening Standard's LIVE coverage of tonight's huge boxing spectacle at the Manchester Arena....
01:12, 2019-11-03

UFC Fight Night 158 results -- Donald Cerrone vs. Justin Gaethje: Live updates, fight card, prelims, highlights Keep up with all the live coverage from Vancouver on Saturday featuring a huge lightweight showdown...
02:08, 2019-09-15

UFC Shenzhen fight card: Jessica Andrade vs. Weili Zhang fight prediction, odds, start time, stream Andrade will make her first defense of the strawweight title in enemy territory on Saturday...
17:36, 2019-08-30

UFC Fight Night 164 predictions -- Jan Blachowicz vs. Jacare Souza: Fight card, odds, start time, live stream Everything you need to know about Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 164 from Sao Paulo, Brazil...
18:44, 2019-11-15

UFC Fight Night 164 start time -- Jan Blachowicz vs. Jacare Souza: Fight card, odds, live stream, predictions Everything you need to know about Saturday night's UFC Fight Night 164 from Sao Paulo, Brazil...
20:24, 2019-11-16

Woman who fell into £25,000 of debt says gambling addiction is not just a man's problem A woman is calling for more to be done to help female gambling addicts, saying there is a misconception that it is only a man's problem....
08:56, 2019-05-26

CBD Might Help People Struggling With Opioid Addiction, Small Trial Shows A new study out Tuesday is the latest to suggest that cannabis—or at least a key ingredient of it—might help people struggling with addiction. It fou...
05:16, 2019-05-22

A 'Sesame Street' Muppet shares her mother's struggle with addiction One of "Sesame Street's" tiny, young Muppets is dealing with a big, adult issue as part of an effort to help families dealing with substance abuse....
20:56, 2019-10-10

Squirrel rescues and cyst extractions: my descent into YouTube addiction I found myself spending days utterly alone as the hypnotic site became my drug of choiceThe wild elephants turn back to salute the men who have saved...
08:48, 2019-05-03

Honest obit calls for more opioid addiction help for struggling moms Megan Angelina Webbley was receiving addiction treatment in New Hampshire when she died of an overdose....
16:36, 2019-10-11

Police departments rethink approach to battling addiction crisis As the epidemic continues to break records, police departments are shifting strategies of how they interact with people with addiction....
00:40, 2019-06-21

Dad of accused El Paso shooter is a licensed counselor who battled addiction The father of El Paso shooter Patrick Crusius is a licensed professional counselor who wrote a memoir about his nearly 40-year addiction to drugs and...
16:00, 2019-08-07

Video game addiction is officially a mental health disorder Experts are finally recognizing what parents of “Fortnight” fans have long feared. The World Health Organization has officially added vid...
16:24, 2019-05-28

Workplace masturbator loses arbitration case after claiming sex addiction An arbitrator found that a Canadian company was right to fire a male employee who masturbated loudly in the workplace bathroom — and who tried save h...
02:40, 2019-05-28

Woman has 86 skin cancer surgeries, blames tanning ‘addiction’ Here’s a cautionary tale to start your summer. A 43-year-old Tennessee woman claims she’s undergone 86 skin cancer surgeries. She blames ...
18:44, 2019-05-24

Video game addiction now classified as mental health disorder TUCSON – Whether it is Madden, Mario or Fortnite, it is pretty typical for kids to play some kind of video game. Last week, the World Health Or...
15:12, 2019-06-06

Climate change: Asia 'coal addiction' must end, UN chief warns António Guterres says Asian countries must use greener energy sources to tackle the climate crisis....
20:32, 2019-11-02

Google celebrates Dr Herbert Kleber who changed the way we view addiction Google Doodle is celebrating Dr Herbert Kleber today on the 23rd anniversary of his election to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine...
16:20, 2019-10-01

Democrat Buttigieg targets mental illness, addiction in new plan Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg aims to prevent one million deaths by 2028 from addiction and mental illness under a plan he re...
20:48, 2019-08-23

'My career came before my family': Michael Douglas blamed himself for son Cameron's addiction Michael Douglas opened up to Diane Sawyer about ways he internalized blame over his son's battle with addiction.        ...
18:08, 2019-10-23

Karli on ‘Sesame Street’ Reveals Her Mother’s Addiction Battle It’s the latest example of the show introducing characters or expanding their backgrounds to explain tough topics to children....
21:48, 2019-10-10

Video games need to insulate players from addiction, CEO of 'Pokemon Go' creator says Game developers like Niantic are increasingly having to grapple with discussions around gaming addiction....
14:08, 2019-10-29

Watch: Demi Moore recalls 'addiction' to Ashton Kutcher Demi Moore said her "codependency" on Ashton Kutcher led to "misguided" attempts to save their marriage, including threesomes....
17:36, 2019-09-24

Experts say wisdom teeth removal is leading to opioid addiction If you’ve ever had your wisdom teeth removed you know how painful the days immediately following the surgery can be. Over-the-counter painkille...
15:36, 2019-08-22

Sesame Street to cover opioid addiction with new muppet Karli Karli the muppet will reveal she was placed in foster care as her mother had a "grown-up" problem....
19:28, 2019-10-10

Watch: 'Sesame Street' tackles addiction with new Karli character "Sesame Street" has started to a new initiative to tackle the subject of parental addiction through the use of a new Muppet character named Karli....
18:04, 2019-10-10

Demi Lovato mourns friend's death: 'Addiction is NO joke' Demi Lovato urged people to seek help after her friend Thomas died following a battle with addiction....
18:44, 2019-10-10

‘SOTC’: Panel Discusses Opioid Addiction Crisis In Kentucky (LEX 18) — LEX 18’s “State of the Commonwealth” convened a panel to discuss the opioid crisis that is ravaging communities in...
19:00, 2019-05-05

Louisiana tests unapproved anti-addiction implant on inmates BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Some Louisiana inmates struggling with opioid addictions may soon find themselves sporting addiction fighting implants that h...
10:28, 2019-05-08

Opioids addiction rising in India as US drugmakers push painkillers As the Indian government loosens its prescription opioid laws after decades of lobbying by palliative care advocates, the cash-fed healthcare system ...
14:56, 2019-08-28

Opioid addiction rising in India as US drugmakers push painkillers As the Indian government loosens its prescription opioid laws after decades of lobbying, the cash-fed healthcare system is ripe for misuseIn the crow...
22:12, 2019-08-28

The machine always wins: what drives our addiction to social media – podcast Social media was supposed to liberate us, but for many people it has proved addictive, punishing and toxic. What keeps us hooked? By Richard Seymour•...
13:44, 2019-09-16

The DeanBeat: The gray areas of video game violence and addiction The game industry has focused on countering renewed claims that violent games cause violence, but they should be worried about the gray areas.Read Mo...
18:04, 2019-08-16

Lamar Odom Says He's Still Battling Addiction But Adds, 'Getting High Is Not on My Agenda' When it comes to his addiction, Lamar Omar says he’s winning the battle but still fighting the war....
21:48, 2019-05-03

Why Jana Kramer's Husband Questions Kanye West's Sex Addiction Kanye West's latest statements are raising some eyebrows. Before the release of Jesus Is King, the rapper opened up about the period of his life when...
19:52, 2019-10-28

Aaron Carter Describes the Jaw Injury That Started His Opioid Addiction on THS When Aaron Carter's doctor first wrote him an opioid prescription, the musician was in bad shape. "[Aaron] got in a fight, got his jaw broken," Esqui...
15:48, 2019-11-15

Les McKeown has renewed passion for music and life since conquering addiction The star has renewed his passion for music and life since conquering his booze and drugs addiction in rehab...
22:40, 2019-11-08

Online shopping addiction 'should be seen as a mental health condition', experts say Online shopping can be very addictive. In a recent study, exerts said the compulsion to spend should be classed as a 'mental health condition'...
14:48, 2019-11-15

Couple Celebrates Beating Meth Addiction With Inspiring Before and After Photos "You don't have to live that life forever," said 30-year-old Brent Walker, who struggled with addiction since he was a boy....
00:20, 2019-08-03

Playboy model’s skin left rotting from alcohol addiction A Playboy model has revealed how her addiction to booze led to a shocking spiral of drinking vodka 24 hours a day, organ failure and rotting skin. Je...
22:40, 2019-07-25

'It Got Really, Really Bad': Tommy Davidson Opens Up About Cocaine Addiction in Red Table Talk As many of us watched the legendary comedy sketch show In Living Color, one of the standout character actors was none other than Tommy Davidson. His ...
18:12, 2019-11-08

UFC Fight Night 155 start time -- Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd: Fight card, predictions, odds, live stream UFC heads to Sacramento, California, on Saturday night for a women's bantamweight showdown...
23:44, 2019-07-13

UFC Fight Night 155 predictions -- Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd: Fight card, start time, odds, live stream UFC heads to Sacramento, California, on Saturday night for a women's bantamweight showdown...
18:36, 2019-07-13

UFC Fight Night 154 predictions -- Renato Moicano vs. Korean Zombie: Fight card, start time, prelims, odds, stream UFC heads to Greenville, South Carolina, on Saturday night for its debut event in the city...
18:52, 2019-06-22

UFC Fight Night 155 predictions -- Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd: Fight card, odds, start time, live stream UFC heads to Sacramento, California, on Saturday night for a women's bantamweight showdown...
21:00, 2019-07-12

UFC Fight Night 155 start time -- Germaine de Randamie vs. Aspen Ladd: Predictions, fight card, odds, live stream UFC heads to Sacramento, California, on Saturday night for a women's bantamweight showdown...
19:44, 2019-07-13

UFC Fight Night 154 start time -- Renato Moicano vs. Korean Zombie: Fight card, prelims, live stream, prediction UFC heads to Greenville, South Carolina, on Saturday night for its debut event in the city...
23:44, 2019-06-22

UFC Fight Night 154 predictions -- Renato Moicano vs. Korean Zombie: Fight card, odds, start time, live stream UFC heads to Greenville, South Carolina, on Saturday night for its debut event in the city...
19:04, 2019-06-21

Former Playboy model says her skin rotted from alcohol addiction: 'I had created my own prison' A Playboy model has revealed how her addiction to booze led to a shocking spiral of drinking vodka 24 hours a day, organ failure and rotting skin....
15:36, 2019-07-26

Dr. Drew Explains How to Treat a Fame ''Addiction'' Like Frankie Grande's on Daily Pop For some celebrities, the spotlight isn't all it's cracked up to be. "I really did try very, very hard to drown my sorrows in the traditional sense o...
22:20, 2019-11-01

John Stones aims to feed winning addiction with vibrant England Manchester City man wants new trophy in Nations League and is likely to partner Harry Maguire against NetherlandsJohn Stones says winning trophies is...
00:28, 2019-06-02

Khloe Kardashian Praises Ex Lamar Odom for Sharing the Depths of His Addiction Khloe Kardashian has no problem with Lamar Odom telling his truth. In this clip from Keeping Up With the Kardashians' upcoming 17th season, premieri...
16:52, 2019-08-25

Demi Moore's daughter reveals her mother's battle with addiction was like 'a monster came' On an upcoming episode of "Red Table Talk," Demi Moore's daughter, Tallulah Willis, shared her thoughts about her mom's prior substance abuse.  ...
13:24, 2019-11-01

Surrender control and hold them close: What my daughter’s addiction taught me about parenting I knew relapse was part of recovery. But I wanted to know how many times it would take before she could stay clean and I could get a decent night’s s...
16:20, 2019-08-02

The Duchess Of Cambridge Delivers Impassioned Speech At The First Action On Addiction Gala To make her speech on the valuable work of the charity, of which has been a patron of since 2012, Kate wore a cream off-the-shoulder Barbara Casasola...
11:00, 2019-06-13

China bans children from late-night gaming to combat addiction Under-18s barred from playing between 10pm and 8am and are allotted 90 minutes a day during the week China has imposed curfews on minors playing vide...
07:56, 2019-11-07

Trump administration seeks ban on flavored e-cigarettes to combat youth addiction The Trump administration announced plans on Wednesday to remove all flavored e-cigarettes from store shelves in a widening crackdown on vaping, as of...
01:00, 2019-09-12

Greek suspect blames porn addiction for California scientist’s murder A 27-year-old Greek son of a priest blamed a porn overload for raping and killing a California scientist who vanished from a conference in Crete, loc...
18:56, 2019-07-17

FDA warns companies selling kratom products on opioid addiction claims The U.S. Food and Drug Administration issued warning letters on Tuesday to two privately held companies for illegally selling unapproved, misbranded ...
18:16, 2019-06-25

Trump administration proposes easing privacy rules for addiction history The change is seen as helpful for providers who could, for example, unknowingly prescribe a potentially harmful drug, such as opioids, to a patient w...
03:52, 2019-08-23

'Sesame Street' character reveals mother battling opioid addiction Creators of the iconic children's television show "Sesame Street" will tackle the opioid crisis in an online-only segment by delving into the backsto...
06:12, 2019-10-10

Demi Lovato 'crushed' after close friend's death: 'Addiction is NO joke' Demi Lovato is heartbroken over the death of a close friend, whom she said, lost his battle with addiction.        ...
16:00, 2019-10-10

Coal addiction ‘must be overcome’ to ease climate change, UN chief says in Bangkok In Thailand for the ASEAN Summit, United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres visited a climate mitigation project in Bangkok's new Centenary P...
17:28, 2019-11-02

Google honors addiction treatment pioneer Dr. Herbert Kleber with Doodle Google paid homage Tuesday to psychiatrist Dr. Herbert Kleber with a new Doodle for Kleber's pioneering work in addiction treatment....
15:16, 2019-10-01

A Million Little Pieces review – glossy addiction drama rings hollow Ultra-hunky Aaron Taylor-Johnson plays a crack addict at death’s door in this adaptation of James Frey’s ‘memoir’Sam and Aaron Taylor-Johnson preface...
17:44, 2019-08-30

Jamie Lee Curtis Recalls Stealing Vicodin From Her Sister During Battle With Addiction Jamie Lee Curtis opened up about her battle with addiction for Variety's "Recovery Issue." According to the publication, the actress started taking p...
17:56, 2019-11-05

Beating addiction: Why our brains may struggle to ignore alcohol, food cues A first-of-its-kind experiment shows that ignoring addiction-related cues is something that we can control by exercising executive brain functions....
17:56, 2019-07-09

The science of addiction: a personal struggle to kick cocaine gives a neuroscientist unique insights Having survived a decade of drink and drugs as a young woman, Professor Judith Grisel focused all her determination on writing a book about addiction...
16:28, 2019-08-24

Colombine shooting survivor found dead, family cites opioid addiction A survivor of the 1999 Colombine shooting was found dead in his Colorado home at 37, local media reported Saturday. Austin Eubanks had struggled with...
07:08, 2019-05-19

'Sesame Street' is introducing a muppet whose mom has an opioid addiction, and people are having mixed feelings about it An online web series called "Sesame Street in Communities" has introduced a muppet named Karli whose mother "went away for awhile" to deal with an op...
00:20, 2019-10-11

Watch: Jada Pinkett Smith relates to Demi Moore's struggle with addiction Jada Pinkett Smith said it was "a beautiful thing" to connect with Demi Moore and her daughters during an episode of "Red Table Talk."...
16:12, 2019-11-04

Dr. Herbert Kleber Google Doodle: The psychiatrist known for pioneering work in addiction treatment Google is today honouring a psychiatrist whose pioneering work in the field of substance abuse changed how we view drug addiction....
12:32, 2019-10-01

Queen Sugar's Latest Episode Brings Addiction and Trauma Front and Center There’s a scene in the latest episode, “Oh Mamere,” of season 4 of Queen Sugar that is maddening to watch. In it, Darla Sutton (I legit had to look u...
20:48, 2019-08-22

Dax Shepard Gets the Last Laugh Over Tabloid Report on His ''Addiction Issues'' and Marriage to Kristen Bell When it comes to Dax Shepard he is pretty much an open book. The actor frequently shares intimate details about his marriage, lifestyle and past str...
23:52, 2019-08-15

Florence Welch On Addiction, Eating Disorder Recovery, And Finding True Happiness In Her 30s "I have no idea how much I weigh right now. Five years ago, I could have told you how much in the morning, at night, clothes on, clothes off. To let ...
09:20, 2019-06-30

Cameron Dallas Reveals He's 105 Days Sober After Years-Long Addiction Struggle Cameron Dallas is ready to talk about his private struggle with addiction and depression. The 24-year-old internet star, who boasts more than 21 mi...
03:20, 2019-08-24

Metallica postpones overseas tour as James Hetfield re-enters rehab for 'addiction' Metallica is postponing their upcoming tour to Australia and New Zealand so lead singer James Hetfield can re-enter a treatment program for addiction...
04:40, 2019-09-28

Sesame Street takes on opioids crisis as muppet's mother battles addiction Creators introduce bright-green Karli: ‘Nothing else out there addresses substance abuse for young kids from their perspective’Sesame Street is takin...
04:48, 2019-10-10

John Cena reveals Tic Tac addiction from WWE days: 'It's pretty much 10,000 calories of straight sugar' John Cena recently revealed that he would go through boxes of the mints before every WWE show....
21:40, 2019-11-13

Read this: Jamie Lee Curtis discusses her Vicodin addiction in Variety’s “Sobriety” issue Variety has just come out with its first Sobriety Issue, in which “prominent entertainment figures offer insights on navigating a sober life in Holly...
20:12, 2019-11-05

Demi Lovato Calls Addiction a ''Terrible Disease'' as She Mourns Her Friend's Death Demi Lovato is in mourning. On Instagram, the star expressed that she is "devastated" over the loss of her friend, Thomas. "Please hold your loved on...
02:44, 2019-10-10

Lacey Evans survived parents’ addiction, depression to reach WWE title shot Lacey Evans is free, finally living life out from under the burdens that shaped her growing up. Evans, who will face Becky Lynch for the Raw women’s ...
18:44, 2019-05-09

Long drive times in rural areas may be a barrier to opioid addiction treatment Drive times to opioid treatment programs may be as much as six times longer in rural U.S. counties compared to urban ones, researchers report....
21:00, 2019-10-01

Overcoming Addiction, Tabloid Fodder and Outgrowing That Pie Scene: What the Cast of American Pie Is Up to 20 Years Later Innocent in every way, like apple pie and Chevrolet... Made for just $10 million, American Pie went on to gross over $235 million and become a billi...
18:24, 2019-07-09

Kate Middleton makes rare public speech to raise awareness on addiction "Sadly, for many who are suffering with addiction, they just don't receive the help they need early enough," the Duchess of Cambridge said....
19:52, 2019-06-13

Daily on Healthcare: Nearly half the states have Medicaid waivers to extend care for addiction Subscribe today to the Washington Examiner magazine and get Washington Briefing: politics and policy stories that will keep you up to date with what'...
17:44, 2019-07-01

Sir Elton John: Singer to open up about battle with addiction in Graham Norton interview Sir Elton John will open up about his battles with addiction to Graham Norton in a "funny, frank and fearless" BBC One interview....
01:52, 2019-09-27

'This huge storm has passed': Michael Douglas opens up about son Cameron overcoming addiction Michael Douglas revealed he thoughthe was 'going to lose' his son Cameron because of his battle with drug addiction.       &...
15:56, 2019-10-17

How Elton John Is Still Standing After Sudden Fame, Crippling Addiction and Multiple Suicide Attempts Elton John wasn't always Elton John. And we don't mean that in the "it takes time for an artist to become a superstar" sort of way. No, he literally ...
13:32, 2019-10-15

Comedian Chris Kattan talks opioid addiction, his 'Saturday Night Live' audition Veteran comedian Chris Kattan wasn't sure his life story could fill the pages of a book when he started writing his latest memoir, "Baby Don't Hurt M...
16:28, 2019-05-28

Judy Garland’s daughter says star would have lived longer if it weren’t for the ‘stigma’ surrounding addiction Lorna Luft believes her mother Judy Garland would have survived her battle with drug addiction if she had lived in a different time....
11:20, 2019-10-05

Kanye West says he will be US president one day, has kicked porn addiction that started aged 5 in wild interview Oliver Contreras - Pool/Getty Images Kanye West said he'll be president of the United States one day in an interview with Zane Lowe for Apple Music's...
16:04, 2019-10-25

China will ban gamers under 18 from playing video games after 10 p.m. in order to curb a growing online addiction REUTERS/Stringer China's General Administration of Press and Publication on Tuesday introduced new gaming restrictions to tackle video game addiction...
08:04, 2019-11-07

Kanye West discusses porn addiction, banned 'Jesus Is King' team from premarital sex Kanye West opened up about his porn addiction and why he banned his "Jesus Is King" crew from engaged in premarital sex....
15:00, 2019-10-25

Randy Travis opens up about childhood trauma, addiction struggles and the music industry in new memoir In his new memoir, Randy Travis is open about his experience with childhood trauma, his struggle with addiction and his brushes with the law.  ...
13:20, 2019-06-05

Kanye West Talks His Sex Addiction, Drake Feud and ''Christian Scorecard'' in Rare Interview Kanye West is telling all in his latest interview with Zane Lowe for Apple Music Beats 1. The Jesus Is King artist sat down with the radio host at hi...
00:40, 2019-10-25

Kobe Bryant’s tennis addiction includes love for Naomi Osaka, Coco Gauff After Kobe Bryant retired from the NBA, he’s has gotten addicted to tennis. That addiction has led to him publishing a book about the sport, and Thur...
02:16, 2019-08-30

Essex 'drug deaths': Two men arrested following suspected drug-related deaths of six people Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs following the deaths of six people in Essex....
20:36, 2019-08-03

Opioid Maker Agrees to Pay Oklahoma $85 Million Over Claims Company Helped Create Addiction Crisis (Bloomberg) — Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. agreed to pay $85 million to settle an Oklahoma lawsuit claiming that illegal marketing of it...
19:24, 2019-05-26

World Health Organization removes guidelines downplaying opioid addiction risk after criticism from US legislators The World Health Organization will discontinue two publications providing guidelines for prescribing opioids in response to accusations from U.S. law...
23:24, 2019-06-20

Google Honors Pioneering Psychiatrist Herb Kleber, Who Treated Addiction as a Disease, Not a Moral Failing Dr. Herbert Kleber, one of the first major researchers to treat addiction as a disease, not a moral failing, is remembered by Google Doodle on the 23...
18:56, 2019-10-01

China is barring gamers under 18 from playing video games after 10 p.m., a move meant to curb a growing addiction REUTERS/Stringer China's General Administration of Press and Publication on Tuesday introduced new gaming restrictions meant to tackle video game add...
11:40, 2019-11-07

KSI vs Logan Paul fight: Crowd boos as 'biggest fight in internet history' ends in draw Boos rang out as the highly-anticipated boxing match between YouTubers KSI and Logan Paul ended in a draw....
14:08, 2019-11-06

Gaming hot topics debate: loot boxes, addiction, parental advice, esports hype, and store wars Our panel of experts debates gaming's hot topics: loot boxes, addiction, parental advice, esports hype, and the battle among the game stores.Read Mor...
01:40, 2019-09-09

Colton Haynes reflects on dark days of addiction in candid social media post: ‘I was on a destructive path’ Colton Haynes has shared a handful of throwback photos from when he hit rock bottom last year....
01:08, 2019-08-21

Still Standing After All This Time: How Elton John Survived Sudden Fame, Crippling Addiction and Multiple Suicide Attempts Elton John wasn't always Elton John. And we don't mean that in the "it takes time for an artist to become a superstar" sort of way. No, he literally...
15:48, 2019-06-01

Monte Barrett: Not all ‘drug cheats’ are drug cheats Former heavyweight contender Monte Barrett condemns boxing's drug cheats and says his own failed test in 2011 was a mix-up that can happen to anyone ...
16:28, 2019-09-07

Duchess of Cambridge speaks of effect of trauma in early childhood on scourge of addiction as she attends charity gala in London The Duchess of Cambridge has spoken of the effect of trauma in childhood on the scourge of addiction, as she attended a charity gala as patron this e...
23:32, 2019-06-12

KSI says he is done with Logan Paul after rematch and rules out third fight: 'You should fight CM Punk' KSI says he is not interested in fighting Logan Paul for third time after securing a split decision win over his YouTube rival in Los Angeles....
09:12, 2019-11-10

Constant Crying, a Coffee Addiction and a Paris Hilton Love Triangle: 33 Surprising Facts About Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen It's June 13 and most millennial women know what that means: It's the Olsen twins' birthday. Any true fan of the super-famous and super-private sist...
12:40, 2019-06-13

Dispensed: Ancestry's big move into healthcare, digital health's disruption of addiction treatment, and investors' multi-billion-dollar bet on the microbiome Hello, Welcome to another edition of Dispensed, the weekly healthcare newsletter where we're busy compiling names for our DC power-players post (if y...
20:16, 2019-10-18

Essex 'drug deaths': Two men arrested following six suspected drug deaths Two men have been arrested on suspicion of possession with intent to supply Class A drugs following the deaths of six people in Essex....
22:32, 2019-08-03

Uber just launched an Amazon-like feature that could help it cash in on millennials' mobile-shopping addiction (UBER) Matt Cardy / Stringer / Getty Images Uber has announced a new partnership with Cargo for an in-car shopping experience. By downloading the app and ...
00:00, 2019-07-18

Dispensed: A big week for biotech, a startup looking for proteins, and the pitch deck of an addiction-treatment benefits startup Atthapon Raksthaput / Shutterstock Hello, Welcome to Dispensed, Business Insider's weekly newsletter. When not starting to freak out about how soon t...
19:48, 2019-10-25

Cannabis extract may work as a treatment for cannabis addiction An extract from cannabis called cannabidiol or CBD helped some people who were addicted to smoking the drug quit...
15:36, 2019-10-13

What Can Brain Scans Tell Us About Sex? Men’s and women’s brains respond to erotic imagery in pretty much the same way. That could have big implications for how we think about sexuality....
11:05, 2019-09-18

Here's what happens to your brain when you get a concussion Concussions can be extremely damaging, and they are more common than you might think. Common symptoms of a concussion include headache, imbalance, me...
00:52, 2019-10-05

How does your brain take out the trash? Until recently, no one knew how the brain removed waste. In 2013, the glymphatic system was discovered. Here, we discuss its role in health and disea...
10:56, 2019-06-21

What to know about brain aneurysms Brain aneurysms affect 3–5% of people in the U.S. during their lifetime. When they rupture, they can cause a stroke. Learn about their symptoms, caus...
03:04, 2019-08-15

What happens in the brain when we are bored? What happens in the brain when we get bored? And what is different in the case of people who are prone to boredom in a negative way? A new study find...
19:08, 2019-07-09

Declan Donnelly admits he feared partnership with Ant McPartlin wouldn't 'survive' addiction struggle McPartlin also revealed he'd assumed the public would have "had enough" of him after his drink driving conviction...
10:44, 2019-11-06

Everything you need to know about chemical imbalances in the brain While some chemical imbalances can be a factor in certain symptoms of mental health conditions, they do not tell the whole story. Learn more about th...
03:00, 2019-09-27

What Painting With Your Feet Does to Your Brain These two artists do everything with their feet. A new study found that their brain views their toes similarly to fingers....
17:20, 2019-09-10

Why every brain needs a user's manual The brain is the most complex machine. It's misunderstood, does go wrong. Marco Magrini has written a "user's manual."...
11:00, 2019-07-09

How Weight Training Changes the Brain In animals, weight training appeared to promote the creation of new neurons in the memory centers of the brain....
12:04, 2019-07-24

The brain nutrient vegans need to know about People on vegan or plant-based diets must ensure they are getting enough choline, say experts....
02:08, 2019-08-30

Trump Brain Status: Moo Goo Gai Pan Here’s a real stumper for you from Donald Trump. Who is our bigger “enemy”: Jerome Powell, the man Trump handpicked to run the Federal Reserve, or Ch...
17:36, 2019-08-23

How might obesity affect the brain? New research uses MRI imaging to examine the connections between obesity and changes in the brain's gray and white matter volume and structure....
11:00, 2019-04-27

What Driving A Hillclimb Does To Your Brain You’ve all seen the videos. Cars screaming up hills, some with wings larger than snow plows. Pikes Peak comes to mind. These are hillclimb races, whe...
22:16, 2019-09-24

What's Up With Rudy Giuliani's Brain Donald Trump lawyer and former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani is perpetually on one, but his best material usually comes out while he’s screaming ...
22:32, 2019-10-08

U.S.-U.K. trade deal on the brain Businesses sound the tariff alarm as China tensions escalate — The striking similarities between USMCA and TPP...
16:48, 2019-08-08

What to know about alcohol and brain damage Alcohol has many effects on the body and can potentially damage the brain. Long-term and short-term effects can result in a range of physical and psy...
21:24, 2019-07-03

Here's What Noise Pollution is Doing to Your Brain One GQ staffer took out the headphones and went on a month-long sound fast to avoid sensory overload and figure out what too much noise is doing to o...
16:08, 2019-08-08

Finding the brain’s compass The world is constantly bombarding our senses with information, but the ways in which our brain extracts meaning from this information remains elusiv...
19:08, 2019-08-12

Don't Worry, Nothing to See Here, Biden's Brain Is A-OK After Joe Biden seemed to lose the thread at various points during last month’s debate and then misstepped his way through Iowa, questions were raise...
16:56, 2019-08-20

Impulsive behavior: What happens in the brain? A recent study, carried out in rats, investigates which neural pathways and neurotransmitters might play a role in impulsive behavior....
23:12, 2019-10-31

Could drinking tea boost brain connectivity? A small study tests whether regular tea drinkers have differently structured brains to non-tea drinkers. The findings are intriguing but not conclusi...
23:20, 2019-09-16

A Brain Scan May Predict Alzheimer’s. Should You Get One? One expert warns of “unintended downsides,” including overuse of only modestly effective medications....
20:52, 2019-08-02

With $1 Billion From Microsoft, an A.I. Lab Wants to Mimic the Brain OpenAI, now managed by start-up guru Sam Altman, wants to create a machine that can do anything the human brain can do. Skeptics wonder if it is poss...
17:12, 2019-07-22

Micky Ward – A warrior’s brain On the anniversary of his first fight with Arturo Gatti, Micky Ward tells Tris Dixon that multiple displays of courage have permanently altered his b...
13:40, 2019-05-18

Unpredictable income may be bad for brain health (Reuters Health) - Young adults who don't earn the same amount of money from year to year, or who weather substantial pay cuts, do worse on brain hea...
02:40, 2019-10-11

A much less invasive way to monitor pressure in the brain Traumatic brain injuries, as well as infectious diseases such as meningitis, can lead to brain swelling and dangerously high pressure in the brain. I...
17:28, 2019-08-23

From the archives: this is your brain on ecstasy, 30 years ago In 1989, ecstasy was becoming a popular recreational drug, and New Scientist spelled out what it could do to your brain...
21:04, 2019-04-11

Trump Brain Status: Lingonberry Jam Appearing alongside Finnish President Sauli Niinistö on Wednesday, President Donald Trump remained extremely on this morning’s “bullshit,” raging at ...
22:24, 2019-10-02

During deep sleep, the brain does housekeeping (Reuters Health) - During deep sleep, the brain may be tidying up the detritus that accumulates during a hard day of thinking, a recent study suggest...
18:08, 2019-11-07

Trans Fats, Bad for the Heart, May Be Bad for the Brain as Well People with high levels of trans fats in the blood were at higher risk for Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia....
22:08, 2019-10-23

Trump Brain Status: Man From Mars Here’s a new and important message from the president of the United States regarding the mysteries of the universe and his burning desire to plumb th...
20:32, 2019-06-07

A comprehensive map of how Alzheimer’s affects the brain MIT researchers have performed the first comprehensive analysis of the genes that are expressed in individual brain cells of patients with Alzheimer’...
19:52, 2019-05-01

Tests at 3 years old could predict how well your brain will age Cognitive testing at the age of 3 can predict how healthy a person’s brain will be in their mid 40s, and may indicate whether they are likely to deve...
08:28, 2019-08-25

This daily trick can help keep your brain sharp The secret to a healthier brain is a puzzling one. A new study of 19,000 adults over 50 years old finds that older people who do daily number and wor...
18:36, 2019-05-16

Nintendo resurrects Brain Age on Switch Brain Age is coming back on the Nintendo Switch. Well, at least in Japan. Nintendo is launching a new take on the Brain Age series on December 27.Rea...
14:40, 2019-09-30

What are the early symptoms of a brain tumor? Early symptoms of a brain tumor can include headaches, vision problems, and mood swings. However, because they are so general, diagnosis can be diffi...
03:28, 2019-09-03

Your eyes are the key to distracted driving, not your brain Enlarge (credit: Getty / Aurich Lawson) The key to avoiding distracted driving is simple, according to new research from MIT: just keep your eyes o...
20:28, 2019-07-01

How brain cells pick which connections to keep Brain cells, or neurons, constantly tinker with their circuit connections, a crucial feature that allows the brain to store and process information. ...
17:32, 2019-08-06

What You Eat May Impact Your Memory And Brain: Study According to a recent study published in the journal, 'Neurobiology of Aging', high levels of a satiety hormone that reduces appetite could decrease ...
11:16, 2019-09-05

Trump Brain Status: Teflon Pan President Trump has had a wee bit of trouble with his 2016 campaign’s enthusiasm for taking opposition intelligence from foreign officials. You may h...
01:40, 2019-06-13

A Galaxy Brain Diamond & Silk Take Bright and early Thursday morning, before the start of a House Judiciary Committee hearing made incredibly short by Attorney General William Barr not...
16:00, 2019-05-03

How Pokémon characters can help us understand the brain Because some children played Pokémon obsessively in their formative years, these characters are now providing insight into the adult brain....
13:52, 2019-05-12

Exploring how pollution might impact the brain A recent study in mice searches for links between the sense of smell, airborne pollution, and neurological conditions, such as Alzheimer's....
19:08, 2019-07-02

Why Your Brain Can’t Process Climate Change Last week saw the latest in a series of increasingly dire reports from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. This past July was the hottest ...
13:44, 2019-08-14

What hypnosis does to your brain, and how it can improve your health The history of hypnotherapy is riddled with hucksters, but it can provide real benefits – from weight loss to managing pain. Why modern medicine is s...
08:52, 2019-11-06

Trump Brain Status: CAN YOU HEAR ME?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!? Hours before a scheduled flight to the G20 summit in Japan, President Donald Trump got down to the real business of the day: Calling in to Fox Busine...
15:44, 2019-06-26

Scientists Create Speech From Brain Signals A prosthetic voice decodes what the brain intends to say and generates (mostly) understandable speech, no muscle movement needed....
20:48, 2019-04-24

Did you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block The solution to today’s puzzleEarlier today I set you this puzzle:You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directio...
18:36, 2019-08-26

Books of The Times: Mental Illness Is All in Your Brain — or Is It? Anne Harrington’s “Mind Fixers” traces the history of attempts to establish the biology of mental illnesses — which have led to repeated frustration....
16:52, 2019-04-24

Being Young, Active and Physically Fit May Be Very Good for Your Brain Physically fit young adults have healthier white matter in their brains and better thinking skills than young people who are out of shape....
11:28, 2019-10-02

Worm robot could wiggle its way through arteries in the brain A tiny worm robot can be controlled by magnets to wiggle through arteries in a model brain. It could one day be used to make brain surgery less invas...
21:24, 2019-08-28

Parkinson's disease 'could be detected early on by brain changes' Gene and serotonin screening may indicate people at risk of condition, researchers sayChanges in the brain that can be spotted years before physical ...
01:16, 2019-06-20

Michael Hutchence 'had permanent brain damage' Michael Hutchence was rarely out of the papers in the final years of his life, but there was a secret he had kept hidden from the world - he was suff...
22:36, 2019-10-20

Paralyzed man walks again thanks to brain-controlled exoskeleton A 28-year-old man who fell some 40 feet off a balcony four years ago is getting back on his feet thanks to advancements in brain-controlled robotics ...
19:16, 2019-10-04

Trump Brain Status: A;sldfas;dlfjasdf President Donald Trump spent his evening rambling to Sean Hannity on Wednesday for the better part of an hour, and there’s one part of the president’...
15:32, 2019-06-20

Can you solve it? Drive your car (and brain) round the block A streetwise puzzleToday’s puzzle is a trip.You are in a big city where all the streets go in one of two perpendicular directions. You take your car ...
12:20, 2019-08-26

'My guitar helped me recover from a brain tumour' A 20-year-old musician releases his debut album just a year after serious illness and major surgery....
10:08, 2019-07-25

Trump Brain Status: Truck Stop Hot Dog According to the White House, it was supposed to be a speech on American energy and manufacturing policy. But for more than an hour on Tuesday, Presi...
23:20, 2019-08-13

Key brain protein may be what maintains chronic pain New research in mice identifies a key protein that may drive the maintenance of chronic pain. The protein is linked with mood, pain, and motivation....
00:20, 2019-10-16

Brain immune cells may protect against OCD, anxiety In a new study in mice, scientists have linked a subset of brain immune cells with a defined genetic lineage to obsessive compulsion and anxiety....
01:32, 2019-10-25

I tried to eat myself smarter at a brain-boosting supper club Nutrients like omega-3 are claimed to support healthy brain function, but there is little good evidence that they really improve cognition...
09:08, 2019-08-10

Organoids Are Not Brains. How Are They Making Brain Waves? Clusters of living brain cells are teaching scientists about diseases like autism. With a new finding, some experts wonder if these organoids may bec...
17:20, 2019-08-29

This optical illusion breaks your brain for 15 milliseconds Showing this optical illusion to monkeys reveals it works by tricking the neurons that perceive global motion into overriding those that track local ...
10:41, 2019-04-09

Trump Brain Status: Garlic Mashed We’re more than a year out from the 2020 election, and already President Donald Trump is reportedly insisting aides tell him things are going just g...
16:40, 2019-06-11

Trump Brain Status: 'Bird Cemetery' President Donald Trump visited Hackberry, LA on Tuesday, where he delivered an unhinged, loopy speech that seemed to dip in and out of his prepared r...
23:08, 2019-05-14

A Cup Of Tea May Help Improve Brain Health, Study Suggests A new study has suggested that consuming tea on a regular basis may not only act as an energy booster and make you feel relaxed but also improve cogn...
08:40, 2019-10-19

Paralyzed man walks again with brain-controlled exoskeleton A man paralyzed from the shoulders down has been able to walk using a pioneering four-limb robotic system, or exoskeleton, that is commanded and cont...
01:16, 2019-10-04

Heart and brain health are connected, but what influences both? A new study in twins finds that modifiable factors, such as early family life, may be more important than genes in driving heart and brain health out...
00:12, 2019-10-23

Tony Jeffries: ‘It is scary when you’ve got a big split in your brain’ Tony Jeffries speaks to John Dennen about his fears in retirement The post Tony Jeffries: ‘It is scary when you’ve got a big split in you...
18:16, 2019-09-03

How the online world is affecting the human brain An international report examines how online behavior is affecting brain function. Scientists looked at concentration, memory, and social cognition....
18:04, 2019-06-14

Man diagnosed with rare syphilis infection in brain A man was diagnosed with a syphilis infection in the brain, known as neurosyphilis, after he struggled to walk and talk normally for months, accordin...
22:48, 2019-09-03

The Strange Phenomenon of the 2,600-year-old Heslington Brain Sometime between 673 BC to 482 BC, in a region that would one day be known as East Heslington York, a mysterious man was hung by the rope and then de...
20:20, 2019-10-03

Too much dietary fat in the brain may impact mental health A new study in mouse models shows that a high-fat diet can alter signaling mechanisms in the brain, leading to depression-like behaviors....
19:56, 2019-05-13

Matt Nagy Has Double-Doink On The Brain Time was running out in the first half of the Bears’ preseason loss to the Panthers on Thursday night, and Chicago was in field goal range. Well, ost...
15:56, 2019-08-09

Stimulating brain with ultrasound can influence decisions A study in macaques reveals that targeting a brain region with noninvasive, low-intensity ultrasound can alter a specific decision-making process....
19:52, 2019-04-17

The More Active Your Brain, the Shorter Your Lifespan May Be, a New Study Says There are many factors that influence how long somebody lives. Some, like their genes, are out of their control. Others, like their lifestyle and env...
20:56, 2019-10-16

Physical fitness linked to better brain function In the largest and most in-depth study of its kind, scientists confirm that physical fitness is associated with improved cognitive ability....
23:20, 2019-09-15

Dog trapped in 50C boiling car ‘suffering from brain damage’ A DOG is reportedly suffering from brain damage after being rescued from a boiling 50C car....
22:48, 2019-08-09

Obesity: How diet changes the brain and promotes overeating In a study in mice, researchers found that neurons that normally signal to the brain to stop eating are less active in obese animals....
18:56, 2019-06-28

France: Brain-damage patient dies after right-to-die row A Frenchman at the heart of a right-to-die case has died after doctors removed life support. The question of whether to keep Vincent Lambert in a per...
11:52, 2019-07-11

Brain-Machine Interfaces Could Give Us All Superpowers The new documentary 'I Am Human' chronicles how neurotechnology could restore sight, retrain the body, and treat diseases—then make us all more than ...
15:04, 2019-05-02

Deaths from brain, heart problems higher for NFL than MLB CHICAGO (AP) — NFL players may be more likely to die from brain diseases and heart problems than Major League Baseball players, but the reasons are u...
17:52, 2019-05-24

Trump Brain Status: Mentally Unfit If it wasn’t clear enough already, we’re far beyond the looking glass with Donald Trump’s mental stability and his inability to faithfully execute th...
18:20, 2019-07-28

Light physical activity might help keep the brain young A recent study suggests that light physical activity may help stave off signs of aging in the brain....
17:24, 2019-05-15

When you die ‘you know you’re dead because your brain keeps working’, scientist claims We know we are dead when we die because our brains keep working to make us aware of what's happening around us, haunting new research suggests....
14:48, 2019-04-17

Your terrible diet could be ruining your brain: study The average person is eating a lot more calories than they did 50 years ago and it is having devastating results on their brains and waistlines, a ne...
16:44, 2019-06-13

The illnesses caused by a disconnect between brain and mind A group of troubling disorders lead to very real symptoms, but tests suggest nothing is wrong. Finding out why is shedding new light on the nature of...
10:43, 2019-04-09

How Facebook’s brain-machine interface measures up Facebook isn't the only one developing brain-machine interfaces. Here's a few competitors with equally promising neural tech.Read More...
22:56, 2019-07-31

Brain scans could help predict whether antidepressants will work New research reveals how MRI scans and artificial intelligence can help identify brain patterns that predict responsiveness to certain antidepressant...
00:04, 2019-10-01

What is a stroke? Symptoms, causes and how to treat the brain condition STROKE symptoms include slurred speech and face sagging. Here are the warning signs to look out for – as well as information about when to ring 999....
10:24, 2019-05-04

Our astonishing brain is hard to figure out – and that's fantastic It can seem a Herculean task to establish even basic facts about the human brain, but without its mind-boggling complexity we wouldn't be nearly as a...
11:28, 2019-06-24

Trump Brain Status: Racist Borscht Speaking with reporters on the White House lawn on Tuesday, President Donald Trump continued his racist attack on the city of Baltimore, and Democrat...
16:56, 2019-07-30

Aspirin unlikely to cause more brain bleeds for stroke patients An aspirin regimen is safe for people who've suffered a stroke and does not cause additional brain bleeding, a new study says...
20:24, 2019-05-22

Alzheimer's: Brain changes may occur 34 years before symptoms New research finds that some Alzheimer's-related biomarkers in the brain change as early as 34 years before the onset of visible symptoms....
17:48, 2019-05-21

Precise brain stimulation boosts memory People in their seventies were given the working memory of someone in their twenties, say scientists....
21:00, 2019-04-11

New Brain Age Announced For Nintendo Switch In Japan In 2005, Brain Age first went on sale in Japan for the Nintendo DS. The game, which had players solve math problems and more to judge the age of thei...
12:56, 2019-09-30

Why are harsh sounds so unbearable for the human brain? New research identifies which sounds are unbearable for the human brain and explains why we perceive them as such, uncovering complex neural connecti...
02:52, 2019-09-24

Trump Brain Status: Noble Peas Like a grade schooler who can’t fathom a world in which his partial attendance doesn’t merit a shiny gold star, President Donald Trump insisted on Mo...
20:52, 2019-09-23

Brain illness spread by ticks has reached UK Public Health England says it has found tick-borne encephalitis virus in ticks in the UK for the first time....
02:16, 2019-10-29

A type of brainwave may help clean your brain while you sleep Slow waves of electrical activity through your brain may help rinse away its waste products while you sleep. The process seems to go awry in Alzheime...
19:56, 2019-10-31

When my cousin was dying of a brain tumour in her 20s I promised I’d look out for her son Over the past decade I’ve watched a young boy grow up and become a daily reminder to me of just how proud his mother would have beenI remember there ...
16:16, 2019-11-09

Scans reveal how cocaine ‘eats away’ at your brain The images show how the class A drug can "eat away" at your brain, leaving you with disabilities -- and at worst, dead....
23:36, 2019-07-31

Trump Brain Status: Turkey, Roasted As more and more Republicans find the vestigial remains of what could at one time have passed for a spine to speak out against the White House’s surp...
18:24, 2019-10-07

Dopamine and serotonin: Brain chemicals explained Dopamine and serotonin, or the 'happy hormones,' play key roles in mood, depression, and appetite, among other things. Learn about similarities, diff...
03:16, 2019-08-20

How the brain adapts to hear better after vision loss Researchers look at what happens in the brains of people with vision loss to understand what allows them to hear better than their fully sighted peer...
10:48, 2019-04-25

Brain structure may play key role in psychosis New research finds a link between the size and structure of a brain region called the choroid plexus and the development of psychosis....
14:40, 2019-07-08

Trump Brain Status: Mad at Dead Guy's Boat Our president absolutely COULD NOT stand the sight of a giant boat named after a dead guy he hated, a report from the Wall Street Journal reveals....
03:52, 2019-05-30

Groom rushed into brain surgery on would-be wedding day The couple's guests were told to go ahead with the party since the food and cake had already been set up....
16:12, 2019-10-07

Trump Brain Status: 'Dumb as a Rock' President Donald Trump lashed out at his former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday, calling him “dumb as a rock” after reports Tillerson c...
15:36, 2019-05-23

Brain-Booster Business Raises Concerns Supplements that promise to sharpen memory, focus and other brain functions are prompting questions about safety....
21:08, 2019-04-11

Use a 'Productivity Song' to Train Your Brain to Work Anyone who has ever seen a movie montage knows the importance of a motivating soundtrack. We may not have a professional editor to splice together f...
21:48, 2019-06-04

Woman’s ‘brain tumor’ turns out to be tapeworm A New York woman who was prepared for a long battle against brain cancer got some shocking news when doctors finally opened up her skull. Rachel Palm...
20:32, 2019-06-04

Are supplements for brain health just a waste of money? Experts say there’s no firm evidence that supplements can improve memory or cognitive skills as people get older....
11:44, 2019-06-22

First-of-its-kind robotic arm works without brain implant In a breakthrough move, researchers have developed a high-fidelity, noninvasive interface that allows users to control robotic arms with their minds....
18:52, 2019-06-24

Trump Brain Status: Jello Mold President Donald Trump’s clam chowder brain is never more terrifying than when he rubs his tens of functional neurons together and starts rambling ab...
21:08, 2019-09-20

Give Your TV A Brain With the 4K and HDR-Ready Roku Premier For Just $29 If you somehow still own any TVs that don’t have smart apps or a streaming dongle plugged into them, you won’t find a better deal than the 4K and HDR...
15:44, 2019-05-06

Alzheimer's: How light therapy could protect the brain A study uncovers the neuron and immune cell changes that explain why light therapy can reduce toxic brain proteins in mouse models of Alzheimer's dis...
20:52, 2019-05-07

Could 'mirror neurons' explain brain mechanisms of empathy? When rats see other rats in pain, their brains activate the same group of nerve cells that become active when they themselves are in pain, research s...
19:52, 2019-04-15

Woman’s headaches turned out to be brain leak from Pilates Most people who suffer workout injuries incur a sprained joint or pulled muscle. But one 42-year-old woman received a Pilates injury that caused her ...
21:20, 2019-09-30

Depression may reduce the amount of white matter in the brain Depression appears to cause changes to the structure of the brain, as well as the other way around. That may be due to behaviour changes that can shr...
19:28, 2019-10-10

Shooting Survivor Has 300 Pellets Still in Her Body — and She Says They're Affecting Her Brain Carolyn Tuft was shot 12 years ago, but the lead from the pellets continues to leach into her bloodstream....
16:08, 2019-09-11

Alzheimer’s plaque emerges early and deep in the brain Long before symptoms like memory loss even emerge, the underlying pathology of Alzheimer’s disease, such as an accumulation of amyloid protein plaque...
18:24, 2019-10-08

Former President Jimmy Carter Undergoes Brain Surgery The 95-year-old was scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday morning to relieve pressure on his brain after suffering several falls....
17:40, 2019-11-12

Trump Brain Status: Deep Fried Twinkie As a Minnesotan, it pains me to say that President Donald Trump has taken aim at my beloved North Star state, continuing his ongoing racist attacks o...
16:04, 2019-07-23

Former President Jimmy Carter To Undergo Brain Surgery The 95-year-old is scheduled to undergo surgery Tuesday morning to relieve pressure on his brain after suffering several falls....
17:20, 2019-11-12

Study finds hub linking movement and motivation in the brain Our everyday lives rely on planned movement through the environment to achieve goals. A new study by MIT neuroscientists at the Picower Institute for...
20:20, 2019-09-19

The New Ditto-Mimikyu Pokémon Plush Is Breaking My Brain Pokémon plushes are big business. One popular line of cuddly pocket monsters imagines what they might look like after being copied by Ditto, the shap...
22:12, 2019-10-08

Brain study may explain why depression is more common in women According to new research, the brain’s response to inflammation may explain why depression is more common in women than it is in men....
14:04, 2019-05-21

How Does Steve King Fit That Galaxy Brain Into Such a Tiny Skull? It is my unfortunate duty to inform you, dear reader, that Iowa Republican Rep. Steve “can’t restore our civilization with someone else’s babies” Kin...
22:08, 2019-05-13

Two brain chemicals should be targeted in Parkinson's treatment, study says While Parkinson's disease patients often receive treatment for lower dopamine levels, researchers say treatment should also target the chemical acety...
21:44, 2019-07-17

Former MMA Fighter Katy Collins Dead At 32 After Brain Aneurysm Former MMA pro Katy Collins was a fighter until the very end. The athlete died after suffering a brain aneurysm last week. She was only 32. Her coac...
21:08, 2019-09-26

Archaic testing slows innovation and causes a brain drain If you have a slow testing process standing between highly accelerated development and operations processes, you can't achieve the desired delivery s...
17:28, 2019-05-21

Damping down brain cell activity may help us to live longer Centenarians and other long-lived humans have higher levels of a protein in their brain that seems to reduce neural activity. The discovery could pav...
20:04, 2019-10-16

Ex-MMA fighter Katy Collins dead at 32 after brain aneurysm Former mixed martial arts fighter Katy Collins has died at the age of 32 after suffering a brain aneurysm, her coach said on Wednesday. The mother of...
03:00, 2019-09-26

Trump Brain Status: Fresh Roasted Corncob At this point, President Donald Trump has been raging about being called out for his ridiculously bogus claim that Alabama was directly threatened by...
15:32, 2019-09-05

New approach may save brain cells in neurodegenerative diseases Neuron damage and death in Alzheimer's and other neurodegenerative diseases may be preventable by targeting a shared cause of inflammation....
03:00, 2019-09-27