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Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

Psychoanalists Apologize for Treating Homosexuality as Illness

By Sam Cronin | Jun 24
The American Psychoanalytic Association (APsaA) has apologized publicly for its previous classification of homosexuality as a mental illness, saying its mistakes contributed to discrimination and trauma.

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

Surgeons' Opioid-Prescribing Habits Are Hard To Kick

By Julie Appleby, Elizabeth Lucas | Jun 24
As opioid addiction and deadly overdoses escalated into an epidemic across the U.S., thousands of surgeons continued to hand out far more pills than needed for postoperative pain relief.

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

Keep Your Canine Out of Your Cannabis

By Laura Klivans, KQED | Jun 24
As weed has become easier for people to get, it has also become a hazard for dogs.

An Expert Reveals Why ED Treatment Succeeds with GAINSWave Technology

An Expert Reveals Why ED Treatment Succeeds with GAINSWave Technology

Jun 21
Treating the cause of erectile dysfunction instead of just treating the symptoms has eluded many — until now.

Why You Should Take a Peek at Your Doctor's Notes on Your Health

Why You Should Take a Peek at Your Doctor's Notes on Your Health

By Victoria Knight | Jun 21
A research project in Boston, called OpenNotes, encourages doctors to share their notes with patients. On the flip side, it invites patients to ask for access to their doctor's notes.

Curing Cancer: Easy Politics, Difficult Science

Curing Cancer: Easy Politics, Difficult Science

By Shefali Luthra | Jun 21
It's a compelling promise. After all, who could be against curing the nation's second-leading cause of death? If only it were that simple. Here are three reasons "let's cure cancer" is very easy for politicians to say but very hard to accomplish.

Marijuana Industry Sets Environmental, Ethical Goals

Marijuana Industry Sets Environmental, Ethical Goals

By Michael R. Blood | Jun 20
An alliance of large marijuana businesses had a message for the public Tuesday: We're good corporate citizens.

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

Retired Oklahoma Judge to Mediate Opioid Settlement Funds

Jun 20
A former Oklahoma State Supreme Court justice will attempt to resolve a dispute over how to disburse an $85 million settlement of a state lawsuit with Teva Pharmaceuticals.

How to Get the Nutrients You Need Without Eating as Much Red Meat

How to Get the Nutrients You Need Without Eating as Much Red Meat

Jun 19
If you're a red meat-eater, there's a good chance you're eating more of it than you should.

Never Say 'Die': Why So Many Doctors Won't Break Bad News

Never Say 'Die': Why So Many Doctors Won't Break Bad News

By JoNel Aleccia | Jun 19
Robust research shows that doctors are notoriously bad at delivering life-altering news.

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