How stressful is your career?
You don’t have to be a law enforcement officer, work in a hazardous environment or have a job that has heavy physical and high-risk demands to be in a stressful career, many occupations you might not think of can be just as stressful.
New bill supports medical marijuana research for vets
House lawmakers this week advanced a bill that would push the Department of Veterans Affairs to do more research into the safety and effectiveness of medical marijuana.
FMLA’s 25th anniversary prompts new leave legislation
Twenty-five years ago this month, then President Bill Clinton signed into law a bill that requires certain employers to provide unpaid medical leave to employees, and on its anniversary, new legislation has been introduced that would create a program to make that leave paid.
It’s flu season; drink more wine
Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis are giving people a new reason to have a glass of merlot—it can prevent severe flu.
Military seeking drug-free pain management
Several federal agencies are partnering to find better ways to treat veterans' and servicemembers' pain that does not involve drugs.