Nick Keppler

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Will Smoking Weed Make My Flu Less Terrible?

The pros and cons of getting high when you're sick.
Nick Keppler
7.29.19
mind

The Rise of a Mysteriously Effective Therapy for Trauma

An increasingly popular treatment called EMDR utilizes a bizarre technique. But mainstream psychologists are embracing it.
Nick Keppler
7.15.19
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I Hit My Head, How do I Know If It's Serious?

Although most head injuries are not severe and pass in a few hours, there are some serious cases where you're best off seeking emergency care. Here's how to assess the damage if you suffer a serious blow to the head.
Nick Keppler
3.2.19
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How Long Can Weed Show Up in a Drug Test?

A study on some of the world's heaviest smokers may give us a better understanding of how long marijuana can be detected in urine samples.
Nick Keppler
2.1.19
relationships

Men Tend to Struggle With Breakup Regret More Than Women

Regrets over relationships that went south is more common than other forms of regret, psychologists say.
Nick Keppler
1.7.19
relationships

The Psychology of Commitment Phobia

Here’s what it means if the idea of being in a relationship freaks you out.
Nick Keppler
11.11.18
cocaine

How Long Does Cocaine Show Up in a Drug Test?

The answer could depend on whether they're testing urine or hair.
Nick Keppler
10.29.18
mental health

This Is What Your Brain and Body Do When You Hang Out With Animals

Here’s everything we know about how pets affect your mood.
Nick Keppler
8.20.18
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Does Wearing Headphones Lead to Hearing Loss?

The World Health Organization has warned that millions of young people may be listening to music too loud. Are we all damaging our hearing by spending so many waking hours with two miniature speakers stuffed into our ears?
Nick Keppler
5.11.18
VICE TONIC

Why Can't I Stop Thinking About Someone I Barely Dated?

For one thing, new relationships literally alter your brain chemistry.
Nick Keppler
2.4.18
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Why Can't I Stop Thinking About Someone I Barely Dated?

For one thing, new relationships literally alter your brain chemistry.
Nick Keppler
2.1.18
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How Worried Should I Be if I Hit My Head Really Hard?

That's gonna leave a mark.
Nick Keppler
12.4.17
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