Health

Northern California Woman With Coronavirus In Serious Condition

A Northern California woman who tested positive for COVID-19 is in serious condition and has been intubated. Rep. John Garamendi (D-Calif.), who represents the district where the woman is from, told CNN the patient is potentially unable to talk, hampering efforts to determine where she might have encountered the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. The Centers for Disease […]

Health

Marijuana Advocates Sound Alarm About Condition That Causes ‘Cyclic Vomiting’

As more and more U.S. states expand marijuana legalization, and with weed usage on the rise, doctors and advocates are warning about a little-known condition affecting heavy users of the drug. Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome, or CHS, causes severe abdominal pain, nausea and “cyclic vomiting” among regular marijuana users — and can lead to extreme dehydration and, […]

Food & Nutrition

This Drastic Diet Change Helped Venus Williams Fight Her Autoimmune Condition

When Venus Williams was diagnosed with Sjögren’s syndrome in 2011, her tennis career almost came to a grinding halt. After a rough season of injuries and match withdrawals, she announced that she was suffering from the fairly common autoimmune disease that causes dry eye and dry mouth, as well as crushing joint pain and fatigue. The condition severely […]