Category «Health News»

Israeli Pharmacies to Carry Marijuana


Doctors will now be able to prescribe Cannabis to their patients who can pick up the medication from their local pharmacy. A large change is coming to medical marijuana in Israel. In the wake of many recent studies, as well as numerous policy reevaluations, Deputy Health Minister Yakov Litzman announced Monday that more doctors will now be able to prescribe …

Cranberry juice won’t help your cystitis, sorry


New health guidelines claim there is not enough evidence to support the use of cranberry juice to fight infections. If you’re prone to urinary tract infections (UTIs), you probably have a stockpile of cranberry juice ready and waiting to be chugged when the dreaded sting returns. For years, we’ve believed that the magical drink will …

Could better light help you survive winter?


Being clever with light may help you get more sleep, feel more awake and stay energetic all winter, discovers Brigid Moss. Think back to last winter. Did you have to drag yourself out of bed every morning, feel down, dreary, sleep too much or too little? You could self-diagnose this – light deprivation. That’s the …