Is Marijuana Safe?

Is the idea of marijuana as an illegal drug starting to go up in smoke? Two states have already legalized pot for recreational use. And since polls show that most Americans are in favor of the practice, it might not be long before joints are rolled and bongs are smoked in many more states without…

Smoking – what will happen to my body?

If you smoke, you’ve almost certainly heard friends and family nagging you to stop. Even as you reach for a cigarette you know that smoking makes heart disease, stroke, cancer, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and other killers more likely. Knowing about long-term risks though may not be enough to nudge you to quit, especially if you’re young. It can be hard to feel…