Playing Football, Hockey in High School Ups Odds for Stimulant Abuse
MONDAY, Aug. 15, 2022 -- Taking part in certain sports in high school may lead to misuse of prescription stimulants in the years after graduation, a new study finds.
It reported that high school seniors who play contact sports are 50% more likely...
Your Brain Gets Tired, and Scientists Now Know Why
FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2022 -- Preparing your taxes is a purely mental activity, but one that leaves many exhausted by the end of the effort.
The same goes for reading a dense report, picking apart reams of spreadsheet data, or writing a fact-laden...
When Adults Sign Up for Medicaid, Kids Can Benefit
FRIDAY, Aug. 12, 2022 -- Some adults who sign up for Medicaid also bring their unenrolled but eligible kids into the system, a new study reports.
For every nine adults who gained access to Medicaid in Oregon due to a special enrollment lottery, one...