The study found sleep deprivation interfers with the ability of neurons to encode information and translate visual input into conscious thought. (Photo: Shutterstock)

Spacing Out?

Lack of Sleep Causes Mental Lapses: Study Ever sleep poorly and then walk out of the house without your keys? Or space out while driving to work and nearly hit a stalled car? A new study led by a UCLA professor is the first to reveal how sleep deprivation disrupts brain cells’
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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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