Current Health News

April 13, 2019 - Issue 4625


Exploring the Frontiers of Psychedelics

Exploring the Frontiers of Psychedelics

April 13, 2019

President Nixon blamed them for young men's unwillingness to join the Vietnam War and for creating an unprecedented generation gap, bringing research to a halt. Today, scientists are rediscovering their mind-expanding value for addiction, anxiety and depression in the dying.

Pedestrian Deaths Are at an All-Time High

pedestrian deaths

April 13, 2019

Data reveal a rising number of pedestrian fatalities, potentially related to heavier vehicles and pedestrians and drivers distracted by smartphones. Walking is an important addition to your daily routine. I’ll share how to reduce your risk of injury.

Is Poppy Seed Tea Safe to Drink?

poppy seed tea

April 13, 2019

If you’re a pastry lover, you’re probably familiar with poppy seeds. But aside from being a popular ingredient in baking, did you know that poppy seeds can also be brewed into tea? While poppy seed tea may offer certain health benefits, its use has also been riddled with numerous issues. Here’s why.