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Former FDA chief Scott Gottlieb says some claims about health benefits of CBD are ‘pretty hokey’

Scott Gottlieb, former Commissioner of the FDA Adam Jeffery | CNBC Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb warned Monday that health benefit claims about CBD have gotten well ahead of what science actually knows about the substance. CBD is not a “benign compound,” and regulations will be needed to protect people from possible unknown side effects,… Read More »

Why The Research You’ve Read About On Smartphone Addiction May Be Wrong

Many studies concluding that people are “addicted” to their smartphones are flawed for a basic but unavoidably important reason, suggests a new research analysis. And ironically our phones are compiling clues pointing to this reason all the time. Researchers reviewed ten “addiction surveys” that claim to measure how much people use their smartphones and other immersive gadgets… Read More »

What to know about masturbation and testosterone

Many people believe that masturbation affects a man’s testosterone levels, but this is not necessarily true. Masturbation does not seem to have any long-lasting effects on testosterone levels. However, masturbation may have short-term effects on the levels of this hormone. It also affects other factors, such as sex drive. Masturbation does not typically pose a… Read More »