NBC News States Work To Keep Opioid Epidemic From Splitting Up Families 2017-08-17T18:16:31.000000000+00:00 States Embrace Initiatives To Keep Opioid Epidemic From Splitting Up Families Creative Ways to Use the Food Scraps In Your Garbage 2017-08-17T17:55:00.000000000+00:00 The leaves, stems and rinds you're tossing can actually be delicious (and nutritious) additions to your meal. Did Marijuana Kill This Young Man? 2017-08-17T17:02:46.000000000+00:00 Michael Ziobro's parents believe strong marijuana killed him. But there may be too little evidence on the safety and benefits of cannabis to say for sure. Blood Test May Find Cancer Before Symptoms Start 2017-08-17T15:05:00.000000000+00:00 Liquid Biopsy Blood Test May Find Cancer Before Symptoms Start Women Open Up About Hair Loss 2017-08-17T13:42:14.000000000+00:00 Millions of women suffer from hair loss, caused by genes, age or alopecia areata. New treatments on the horizon could help. Can One Simple Nutritional Change Make You More Productive? 2017-08-16T20:03:00.000000000+00:00 Science says it may come down to managing blood sugar. Is Turmeric Good for You? Yes, but It's Complicated. 2017-08-16T14:00:00.000000000+00:00 According to studies, it seems that turmeric has a number of potent benefits. The problem? How to tap into them. Teen Drug Overdoses Doubled From 1999 to 2015, CDC Reveals 2017-08-16T07:22:00.000000000+00:00 The death rate for overdosing teens in 2015 was twice as high as the rate in 1999, but not as high as it was in 2007. How Medical School Training Can Help Curb the Opioid Crisis 2017-08-15T19:48:00.000000000+00:00 Princeton researchers found that doctors from low-ranked med school wrote three times as many painkillers as graduates from Ivy League or other top schools. Health Experts Outline Ways to Provide Better Care for Lesbians 2017-08-15T19:43:58.000000000+00:00 Middle-aged lesbians are more likely to seek health care if they are in an accepting health care environment, a new opinion paper argues.