Pot Smoking: Is Twilight Memory Real?

You guys, have you seen my omelette?Because I totally thought that I just had it.I’m really hungry.Oh, look, a camera. Hello.Welcome to D News, guys and gals.Thanks for stopping by.I’m Trace.As Colorado sees the implementationof legally purchased marijuana, the drugis going to be under increased scrutiny,and we should all be paranoid that the daysof pot […]

Do Smart Students Smoke More Pot?

Everyone knows that guy or gal who’s super smart, and can play soccer while recitingYeats backwards who also happens to be a SUPER HUGE POTHEAD WHATSUPWITHDAT?!Hey y’all, Trace here for DNews. This week a new 30 year, 39,000 person Canadian studycame out comparing tobacco smoking teens with pot smoking teens. Researchers learned thepopularity of pot […]

Does Acupuncture Even Work?

Scientifically when it comes to acupuncture, it’s hard to see the point.Hello everyone, Julian here for DNews.Acupuncture is the practice of pricking skin or tissue with fine needles; it’s usuallyused for pain relief although it’s claimed to have a plethora of other benefits.The first definitive description of acupuncture is from China over 2000 years ago. […]

Why People Who Smoke Look Old

You know why babies look so young?They don’t smoke!Also they’re babies!Ok Jules wrote this joke didn’t he?Hey puffy people, Julian here for Dnews!We all know smoking can dramatically shorten your lifespan and give you a whole host ofterrible diseases.But did you know it can also make you look like you chose poorly when trying to […]

Milk Could Be Killing You!

This episode of DNews is brought to you by Audible.Milk does a body, something something. But even if you GOT it, do you WANT it?Television has run commercials asking if we have milk and if we are drinking milk forour strong bones, but science is starting to look at this and say, “hold up.” A […]

Is LSD Really That Dangerous?

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, whether that’s one of the best beatles songs of all timeor just a weird song about LSD is up for debate. But what is LSD and is it actually dangerous?Hey guys Julia here for DNewsWhen you hear LSD you might think of a Beatles song or a little piece […]

Is Marijuana Smoke Healthier Than Tobacco Smoke?

Is marijuana smoke “healthier” than tobacco smoke?Hi everyone, Crystal Dilworth your friendly nicotine researcher here for DNews.So everybody knows that smoking tobacco causes cancer, and second hand smoke is really badfor you too. The mixture of gases and particles that make up tobacco smoke contains more than7,000 different chemical compounds. It’s estimated that over 250 […]

Why Everyone Should Sleep Naked!

Sleeping naked is supposed to have all kinds of benefits, so being naked all the time canonly be more awesome, right?…that’s not how it works?…awkward…Hey guys, a fully clothed Amy with you on DNews today.To get to the meat of why sleeping naked might be good for you, we have to look at the oneundeniable […]

Is Marijuana Addictive?

When you think of “dependence” and “relapse” you’re probably more likely to think ofheroin than marijuana. But could weed be addictive?Hey everyone, Laci Green here for DNews. Nearly half the country has legalized medical marijuana,and with more people using it, there are more concerns about potential health effects. Amongstthose health effects is…addiction. A scary word, […]

Pot Does This To Your Brain

hows your neurochemistry?Hi everyone, its me your resident molecular neuroscientist here for DNewsThese days it seems that everyone is a chemist, and our own brains are our experimental medium.Caffeine, nicotine, and alcohol are our favorite legal reagents, and some states have addeda new one: THC.Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC, is the psychoactive component of marijuana and the chemical […]