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A woman had blue skin and dark brown blood after a reaction to over-the-counter pain medication benzocaine.

A woman’s skin turned blue after using a common pain reliever for a toothache

The topical over-the-counter medication, benzocaine, can cause a rare and potentially fatal blood disorder. The woman was hospitalized and recovered.
Botox refers to botulinum toxin, a neurotoxin that works by paralyzing parts of the body to prevent wrinkles and fine lines from forming.

Women are getting Botox to fix ‘resting b—h face,’ and a psychologist says the trend is troubling

Botox is a quick and generally safe option for people dissatisfied with their appearance, but it won't fix the root problem of self-esteem issues.
A worker checks cannabis baby plants at a medical cannabis farm near Skopje, North Macedonia September 13, 2019.

CULTIVATED: Canndescent lands new funding, social justice activists versus corporate cannabis, and more.

In this edition, we bring you an exclusive look at Canndescent's Series C deck, and get inside the room at the Cannabis Private Investment Summit.

Sarah Hyland celebrates her ‘precious little brother’ 2 years after he donated a kidney to her

The "Modern Family" star's younger sibling, Ian Hyland, gave his organ in 2017 after her first kidney transplant failed.

Top Juul investor Altria has seen $30 billion — almost a third of its market value — erased since the FDA launched a vaping investigation ...

Altria paid $12.8 billion for a major stake in Juul Labs in December, making it a top investor in the vaping startup.
There are a lot of reasons social media can have a negative impact on teen's mental health.

Instagram will restrict weight-loss and detox posts, but nutritionists say it’s only one step in protecting teens from body image issues

The social media giant's policy was applauded by body positivity advocates and nutritionists, but parents and peers need to take responsibility too.

Dispensed: How retailers are beefing up their health ambitions, insights from Purdue Pharma’s bankruptcy filing, and a looming shortage of OB-GY...

Welcome to Dispensed, our weekly dispatch of healthcare, biotech, and pharma news from Business Insider.

These 7 maps and charts show what could happen if Roe v. Wade fell

The Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade granted Americans the right to abortion in 1973, but the reality of that right today varies dramatically by state.

The mysterious spate of vape-related deaths and illnesses continues to grow, confounding experts. Here’s what officials knew and when.

The CDC said there were 530 confirmed and probable cases of vape-related illnesses in 38 US states on Thursday. The illnesses have led to 8 deaths.
Common knowledge suggests if a woman can find her G-spot, she can have out-of-this-world orgasms without any other stimulation.

The G-spot is a dangerous myth ruining women’s sex lives, according to the doctor behind ‘The Vagina Bible’

Recent research suggests the supposed pleasure center doesn't exist. Believing that finding it results in great sex oversimplifies satisfaction.