Tag: study findings – CNN

  • Weed users are almost 25% more likely to need emergency care and hospitalization

    “Cannabis use is not as benign and safe as some might think,” said study author Nicholas Vozoris, assistant professor and clinician scientist in the division of pulmonology in the university’s Department of Medicine. of Toronto. “Our study demonstrates that use of this substance is associated with serious negative outcomes, particularly emergency department visits and hospitalizations,” […]

  • Weed users are almost 25% more likely to need emergency care and hospitalization

    “Cannabis use is not as benign and safe as some might think,” said study author Nicholas Vozoris, assistant professor and clinician scientist in the division of pulmonology in the university’s Department of Medicine. of Toronto. “Our study demonstrates that use of this substance is associated with serious negative outcomes, particularly emergency department visits and hospitalizations,” […]

  • Weed users are almost 25% more likely to need emergency care and hospitalization

    “Cannabis use is not as benign and safe as some might think,” said study author Nicholas Vozoris, assistant professor and clinician scientist in the division of pulmonology in the university’s Department of Medicine. of Toronto. “Our study demonstrates that use of this substance is associated with serious negative outcomes, particularly emergency department visits and hospitalizations,” […]

  • Social stress prematurely ages your immune system, study finds

    Immune aging can lead to cancer, heart disease and other age-related health problems and reduce the effectiveness of vaccines, such as Covid-19, said lead author Eric Klopack, postdoctoral researcher at the Leonard Davis School of Gerontology at the University of Southern California. ‚ÄúPeople with higher stress scores had older immune profiles, with lower percentages of […]

  • Wobbling on one leg? Balance ability linked to longer life, study finds

    The simple balance test may be useful to include in routine physical exams for middle-aged and older people, the research, which was published in the British Journal of Sports on Tuesday Medicine, suggested. While aging causes a decrease in physical fitness, muscle strength and flexibility, balance tends to be reasonably well preserved until a person’s […]

  • Wobbling on one leg? Balance ability linked to longer life, study finds

    The simple balance test may be useful to include in routine physical exams for middle- and older-aged people, the research, which was published in the British Journal of Sports on Tuesday Medicine, suggested. While aging causes a decrease in physical fitness, muscle strength and flexibility, balance tends to be reasonably well preserved until a person’s […]

  • You think it’s okay because you only drink on weekends? Think again, according to a study

    “This leaves many drinkers to mistakenly assume that a moderate average level of drinking is safe, regardless of drinking pattern,” said Rudolf Moos, professor emeritus of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Stanford University School of Medicine. Medicine, in a press release. Moos is the co-author of a recent study that found that many moderate drinkers […]

  • More than half of first Covid-19 patients in a hospital had symptoms two years later, study finds

    The study, published in The Lancet on Wednesday, found that 55% of patients still had at least one symptom of Covid-19 two years later. This was actually an improvement from six months after infection, when 68% had symptoms. Researchers from the China-Japan Friendship Hospital reviewed the records of 1,192 people who had been hospitalized at […]