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[7 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Do mangoes increase marijuana high?

After reading the post from TWB, I lighted up a fattie, smoked the sh*t, and devoured five ripe mangoes instead of french fries.

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[11 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Was that kid too old to still be breastfeeding?

The internet has erupted over TIME magazine’s latest cover, featuring blogger Jamie Lynne Grumet breastfeeding her “giant baby”.

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[13 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
It’s never too late to learn about safe sex

This public service announcement featuring senior citizens acting out various positions from the Kama Sutra is designed to encourage condom use following news that STDs among sexually-active elderly men and women in Florida had risen over 70% in the past five years.

Health, Science »

[26 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
Shrooms ‘could treat depression’

Clinical use of psilocybin, the hallucinogen in magic mushrooms, is being debated again after two separate studies showed that it could be used to treat people suffering from depression.

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[11 Jan 2012 | One Comment | ]
Study finds moderate marijuana use doesn’t harm lungs

Occasional pot smokers show no signs of lung damage, in contrast to cigarette smokers, according to a 20-year study conducted by researchers in the U.S.

Health, Technology »

[6 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]
FDA approves Vioguard’s germ-killing keyboard

The keyboard rids itself of bacteria and viruses through the use of germicidal ultraviolet light, which kills germs in seconds.

Health, Odd + Weird »

[18 Nov 2011 | One Comment | ]
Teens resort to drinking bleach to pass drug tests

It’s one thing to accidentally ingest bleach, as one of my friends recently claimed to have done, but surely no one would do so on purpose, right?

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[19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | ]
Tests Raise Hope for Malaria Vaccine

Scientists have reportedly moved a step closer to finally developing a malaria vaccine, raising hope for a breakthrough in the long search for a way to limit the impact of a disease that kills nearly 800,000 people every year.

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[7 Oct 2011 | One Comment | ]
Rise of throat cancer in men linked to oral sex

According to a recent study published in The Journal of Clinical Oncology, oral sex may overtake cigarette smoking and alcohol consumption as the main causes of throat cancer in men.

Health, US News »

[4 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
Cargill Recalls 36 Million Pounds of Turkey Amid Salmonella Outbreak

Meat company Cargill has ordered the recall of 36 million pounds of ground turkey produced from its plant in Springdale, Ark.