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Parents Revolt Against High School’s New Approach to Teenage Contraception

While the United States takes measures such as abstinence initiatives, sexual education and sometimes criticizing Bristol Palin as a scare tactic to prevent teenage pregnancy, some schools in the UK are taking a much more direct route.

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Study: Sugar is just as Harmful as Tobacco and Alcohol

Consuming excessive amounts of sugar is as harmful as tobacco or alcohol, according to a recent study conducted by the University of California, San Francisco.

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Will we soon see male birth control pills? Photo: brains the head, Flickr
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Pfizer Recalling 1 Million Defective Birth Control Packets

Drug company Pfizer Inc., is recalling 1 million packets of birth control pills, after finding an error on the packaging.

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Pot-Based Prescription Drug Seek FDA Approval

Only a small number of states currently have laws on the books allowing medical marijuana, but help may be on the horizon for patients in other states who could benefit from the ingredients in cannabis plants — clinical trials are currently underway for the world’s first pharmaceutical developed from raw marijuana instead of synthetic equivalents.

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Marijuana Smoke Not as Harmful as Cigarette Smoke, Study Finds

Marijuana was made illegal as a public health safety measure, but according to results from a new study from the University of Alabama at Birmingham, marijuana smoke is not as damaging to the lungs as cigarette smoke.

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Web Addicts and Substance Abusers Have Similar Brain Changes

Researchers in China find internet addicts have brain changes similar to those with drug or alcohol problems.

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Man Arrested on Drug Charges Has the Weirdest Name Ever — Guess What It Is

Normally the news of a random guy being arrested on a litany of drug charges wouldn’t necessarily make national headlines, but when that guy is named Beezow Doo-Doo Zopittybop-Bop-Bop (you definitely read that right), people take notice.

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Viagra Could Ward Off Heart Disease, Study Finds

The popular pill for erectile dysfunction may positively impact another part of the body: your heart.

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