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Study Say Maximum US Pregnant Women Smoking Pot

Study Say Maximum US Pregnant Women Smoking Pot

Nancy Goler, both of Kaiser Permanente Northern California in Oakland. The report found that among underage teens (those younger than 18), marijuana consumption increased from 12.5 percent to 21.8 percent, and among women 18 to 24, marijuana use jumped from 9.8 percent to 19 percent.


Doctors warn flu season could peak due to travel, parties

Doctors warn flu season could peak due to travel, parties

Quadrivalent influenza vaccine, suitable for adults and children aged three and up, is already available and the Department of Health said the shots can be had at Government clinics and at some private doctors surgeries. But the egg-grown, the version of the vaccine that most people get, isn't quite as effective. While over-the-counter medications are certainly the most popular and hassle free way of battling that pesky flu virus, the flu vaccine is also an option that many opt for during ...


Tips to make your holiday gift returns quick and easy

Tips to make your holiday gift returns quick and easy

Many stores require it with returns to help cut down on bogus claims and shoplifters. My Best Buy Elite Members-people who spend $1,500 or more during a calendar year-get 30 days for returns and My Best Buy Elite Plus members-those who spend $3,500 or more in one year-get 45 days.


First snow, Now Cold, As National Weather Service Issues Wind Chill Advisory

First snow, Now Cold, As National Weather Service Issues Wind Chill Advisory

After an expected warm up - sort of - to 5 below during Christmas Day, the temperature is forecast to plunge to 19 below tonight. The lowest record high was minus 14 in 1996. Wind chills in that range can cause frostbite to exposed skin in as little as 15 minutes. This is one of the coldest Christmases Minnesota has seen in more than 20 years.



United Nations sanctions an 'act of war', says North Korea

The move amounted to a "complete economic blockade" and violated peace and stability on the Korean Peninsula, the statement, which was carried by state-run news agency KCNA early Sunday, continued. A ban on exports of North Korean goods such as machinery and electrical equipment is also proposed. It said that the sanctions had been engineered by the U.S.to impose a near-total economic blockade of the hermit kingdom, which can only count China as a diplomatic ally on the worldwide stage.


Sam Smith and Brandon Flynn make it Instagram official

Sam Smith and Brandon Flynn make it Instagram official

The 24-year-old actor also shared a festive picture of the 25-year-old singer sporting a pair of snowflake paper glasses, accompanied with the sparkling pink heart emoji. 'Now I'm singing songs about another guy.' "It's weird bringing out an album and not being single because when I brought In The Lonely Hour , I was so lonely".