Studies Suggest Marijuana Legalization May Lead to Lower Traffic-Fatalities

I recently read a very compelling article about how researchers are claiming that there is an association between medical marijuana laws and reduced traffic fatalities. A study from the Columbia School of Public Health suggested that states where medical marijuana has been legalized experienced less traffic-related deaths than states where it remains illegal. The study …

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2017: The Year of the Smartphone Addicts

The media has been buzzing lately about a recent mental health craze deemed ‘smartphone separation anxiety’. Smartphone separation anxiety, or nomophobia (no-mobile-phone-phobia), is the fear of being without a smartphone. Recent research has legitimized nomophobia as a real condition, suggesting that many people suffer from anxiety and even depression when being without their phones. I …

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