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China Coronavirus Is Spreading—What Precautions Is the U.S. Taking and Is There a Vaccine?

The international spread of a mysterious new virus from China, including one case in the U.S., has prompted health officials in North America to introduce a range of precautions.

Pro-Vaping Instagram Posts Far Outweigh FDA’s ‘Not Very Popular’ E-Cigarette Awareness Campaign Hashtag

Despite efforts from health officials to raise awareness of the potential harms of vaping among young people, social media users are being exposed to a growing amount of pro e-cigarette content. That's according to researchers.

Veterans, refugees and victims of war crimes are all vulnerable to PTSD

Mental health is often used in political discourse and arguments. Post-traumatic stress disorder was the subject Jan. 8, when Rep. Ilhan Omar (D.-Minn.), herself a Somalian refugee who had spent years in a refugee camp in Kenya, said: “Every time I hear conversations around war, I find myself being stricken with PTSD.”

For Years Utah’s LGBTQ Children Were Subjected to Conversation Therapy. That’s about to End

Nathan Dalley had his first crush on a boy when he was in fourth grade. He had never felt a connection with another person quite like it. "It was different," he tells Newsweek. In that moment, the 9-year-old couldn't have envisioned how his attraction to that boy and others—and the ways in which adults would react to those sparks—would go on to shape his life.

‘One-Size-Fits-All’ Cancer Treatment Could Be on the Horizon After Scientists Discover New Immune Cell by Accident

Scientists have discovered a new cell in the immune system that can kill many types of cancer, which they hope could one day be used to create a "one size fits all" treatment for the disease.

Woman Loses Feet and Parts of Fingers After Menstrual Cup Caused Toxic Shock Syndrome

A woman had her feet and parts of her fingers amputated after developing toxic shock syndrome from using a menstrual cup.

Psychedelic Drugs Like LSD and Magic Mushrooms Linked to Transformative Experiences, Feeling Connected With Others

Psychedelics like LSD and magic mushrooms can boost a person's mood, make them feel more connected to others, and prompt transformative experiences, scientists who spoke to over 1,000 festival-goers have discovered.

China’s Mystery Illness Continues to Spread Ahead of Lunar New Year, the World’s Biggest Human Migration

Health officials in China have increased monitoring efforts for a mysterious form of pneumonia which has affected over 100 people, as the country gears up for the Lunar New Year—the world's biggest human migration.