Your cell phone is likely dirtier than your toilet seat. (Photo: iStock/Mashable)


Are Cellphones Really Covered in Germs? A quick Google search for “mobile device” and “germs” lists pages of reports about how your smart phone is likely dirtier than a toilet seat and how you’d be terrified if you knew all the germs and bacteria it collects in a single da
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Cannibidiol oil is made from special hemp plants naturally high in CBD. (Illustration: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels; Photos: Wikipedia & Dixie Botanicals)

Medical Marijuana

CBD Oil Helps Ease Epilepsy in Children Medical marijuana could alleviate symptoms of certain serious health problems, including severe seizure disorders in children. But currently, only 22 states including Maryland and the District of Columbia allow medical marijuana. Dr.
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Jeremy Welsh, a physician assistant, works near Syracuse, N.Y. (Photo; Dick Blume / The Post-Standard)

Doctor, Doctor?

The Physician Assistant Will See You Now One of the changes taking place at many doctor’s offices, due in part to adoption of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), is a trend toward “team-based care,” a model that incorporates advanced care professionals in addition to physicians. To
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