Therapeutic Brain Implant Won't Alter Personality in Epilepsy Patients: Study
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Implanted brain stimulation devices used to treat epilepsy won't turn patients into someone they don't recognize, a small study shows.
"We found that the brain implants did not transform patients' sense of self or...
Few U.S. Workers Know About COVID Sick Leave Protections
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- While the United States is one of the only developed nations without universal sick leave, workers with COVID-19 can take paid emergency leave -- at least for now.
Problem is: Fewer than half of U.S. workers know it's...
Recent Pot Use Tied to Rise in Heart Attack Risk for Young Adults
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Marijuana has been linked to a doubling in the risk of a heart attack in younger adults, no matter how they use it, a new study reports.
Eighteen- to 44-year-olds who used pot were twice as likely to have a heart attack...