Regular pot smokers face increased midlife risks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ScienceNewsJournal) A recent study conducted by an international team of researchers revealed that habituated cannabis users, who smoked pot regularly over a longer period of time, fared worse more…

Foes plan court fight over Indiana abortion law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Opponents of an Indiana measure banning women from getting abortions because of fetal genetic defects say they plan fight the law in court. Indiana's Planned more…

Obamacare 'poster boy' now says he's a girl

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3100634" align="aligncenter" width="620"] Marcelas Owens watches President Obama sign Obamacare into law.[/caption] The 11-year-old boy seen standing alongside and gazing at President Obama during the historic White House more…

Medical experts call for global drug decriminalization

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) An international commission of medical experts is calling for global drug decriminalisation, arguing that current policies lead to violence, deaths and the spread of disease, harming more…

Chinese women compete to be 'paper thin'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A new craze in China that led to women posing with A4 pieces of paper to demonstrate how thin they are has been criticised and mocked more…