New Study Links Sedentary Lifestyle and Alcohol Abuse

New Study Links Sedentary Lifestyle and Alcohol Abuse

A regular exercise program offers a myriad of healthy benefits, from a more efficient cardiovascular system to successful weight loss. Now, two recent studies have also confirmed that physical activity may be linked to a lower risk of alcohol abuse. While the studies...

Medical Marijuana a “Joke”? DEA Chief Says Yes

The idea of “medical” marijuana is spreading as more states turn to legalizing the drug for medicinal purposes. Currently, 23 states and the District of Columbia have made marijuana legal for medicinal use. Another 17 states have passed laws to allow for the use of...

The Alarming Rise in Marijuana Use

Marijuana use has more than doubled since the turn of the century, a study has found. Researchers discovered that marijuana use is becoming more acceptable in today’s society, possibly due to the growing legalization of the drug by some states. In addition, studies...