Category Archives: CNN – Health

Singles Awareness Day: The benefits of being single

Singles Awareness Day: The benefits of being single

An increasing number of people around the world are opting to go solo. The number of American men and women who have never been married, are divorced or living alone has been on an upward trend for several years, according to the US Census Bureau. Despite the fact marriages or relationships are less common these…MORE

Are you in love or just high on chemicals in your brain? Answer: Yes

Are you in love or just high on chemicals in your brain? Answer: Yes

We call it “falling in love,” as if we have no control over how we topple into that dreamy state of emotional bliss. But those sweetly warm feelings we connect to our heart are actually chemicals and hormones flooding an organ higher up — our brain. It starts with a crush That first spark of…MORE

Juul sued by Massachusetts, allegedly advertised on children’s websites

Juul sued by Massachusetts, allegedly advertised on children’s websites

The state of Massachusetts filed a lawsuit against leading e-cigarette manufacturer Juul Labs and its erstwhile parent company Pax Labs Wednesday, alleging that the company specifically targeted underage customers in its initial advertising campaign. The company, the suit alleges, intentionally sought out young-seeming models for an ad campaign they then sought to run on websites…MORE

Air pollution can cross state lines, and with deadly consequences, study says

Air pollution can cross state lines, and with deadly consequences, study says

Air pollution is known to have negative — even deadly — effects on our health, and studies have shown that breathing pollution can kill, even at levels below air quality guidelines. Now, a new study shows that air pollution produced in one state often blows across state lines, and can contribute to health issues and…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Friday’s Dirt

Remember when I told you that Lori Loughlin’s college admissions scandal trial would be in October?  Scratch that.  Her lawyers just told a judge that they won’t be ready until 2021.  The judge gets the final decision. Vanessa Bryant honored her daughter, Gianna, yesterday by changing the name of Kobe Bryant’s charity.  Mamba Sports Foundation…

Thursday’s Dirt

Congratulations to Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas!  The couple is said to be pregnant with their first child.  The couple was married in May. The brothers that say they were paid to attack Jussie Smollett are upset.  They say that now they can’t find work.  They used to get 4 to 5 auditions a week…