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Co-use of Cannabis, Tobacco Linked to Poorer Functioning Among Young Adults: Study

Image used for representational purpose only (Photo Credits: Pixabay) Washington DC, April 30: As cannabis is being legalised in more and more jurisdictions, more than a third of young adults report using both cannabis and tobacco or nicotine products, providing a unique challenge to public health officials, a recent study suggests. As part of the… Read More »

Medical News Today: Excessive daily TV at older age tied to poorer memory

Older people who want to preserve their faculties may wish to consider rationing their TV time. A large new study of older adults found that those who spent at least 3.5 hours per day watching TV experienced a greater decline in verbal memory. The ‘passive activity’ of watching TV may impair memory in older people.… Read More »