Current Health News

January 8, 2019 - Issue 4530


Top Tips to Build a Stronger Back to Manage Your Pain

Top Tips to Build a Stronger Back to Manage Your Pain

January 8, 2019

What really works for chronic back pain? If you choose this standard care option, you could find yourself falling into a toxic trap. Studies show these other strategies work even better to ease chronic pain and to help you look and feel better.

Growing Hemp Legalized in This Country

growing industrial hemp

January 8, 2019

After being classified as an illegal substance for decades, hemp has been legalized for production with the passage of the 2018 Farm Bill. Not only may hemp become the next big cash crop, but the implications for the hemp-derived compound cannabidiol (CBD) are immense.

Makers of Marlboro Invest in Juul E-Cigs

marlboro and ecigarette

January 8, 2019

Altria, which owns Philip Morris, maker of Marlboro cigarettes, announced a minority investment in Juul Laboratories, the largest e-cigarette company. While Altria will gain market share in the growing e-cigarette market, Juul will gain access to prime retail space along with access to current smokers in Altria's extensive database.