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Some teens who vape nicotine don’t realize they’re ingesting the chemical, study suggests

Teens who vape may not realize how much nicotine they are consuming — if they are aware they’re consuming it at all —  when using e-cigarettes, a new study released this week claimed. The study, published in the journal Pediatrics on Monday, surveyed more than 500 participants aged 12 to 21 about their usage of… Read More »

Medical News Today: Could this chemical help explain anxiety?

A recent study on anxiety examined the role of glutamate, which is a neurotransmitter. The findings could help scientists develop more effective interventions. A new study digs into the neuroscience of anxiety. Almost everybody experiences anxiety in one of its forms. Over time, evolution honed anxiety as a survival mechanism; it forms part of our… Read More »