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What marijuana really does to your body and brain

Marijuana's official designation as a Schedule 1 drug means it's pretty tough to study. Yet some studies have linked marijuana with several health benefits.

Not all headaches hurt the same — here’s how to know what type of pain you’re having

Not all headaches hurt the same. Here's how to know what type of pain you're experiencing and how to treat it best.

Products made with a component of marijuana that doesn’t get you high are surging in popularity

Cannabidiol, or CBD, is thought to be responsible for many of marijuana's therapeutic effects, from reducing pain to soothing anxiety.

A deadly drug epidemic sweeping the US has caused ER visits for overdoses to jump 30%

Every year, thousands of patients receive a prescription for drugs ranging from morphine to fentanyl — and every year thousands of people die from an overdose.

What marijuana does to your body and brain

When weed's active ingredient, THC, hits the brain, it causes brain cells to release the feel-good chemical dopamine.

A drug that claims to boost focus has been tied to 36 deaths — but you can still buy it online and from a vending machine

A pill that's been credited with delivering super-human strength, feelings of euphoria, powerful pain relief, and better focus has killed 36 people.

What happens to your brain and body when you eat a hot pepper

There's no real heat in a pepper, so what's going on?

Which body part hurts the most when stung by a bee? A scientist put himself through a torturous experiment to find out

Michael Smith created an experiment in which a bee would sting 25 different parts of his body — three times each.