Weed vaping soars among teenagers, doubling since 2018

The number of teenagers vaping marijuana has risen dramatically within the past two years, increasing at a near record pace, according to an analysis published Wednesday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. In just one year’s time — between 2018 and 2019 — the percentage of high school seniors who reported vaping pot […]

Dose dispensing as an efficient tool to improve patient safety in the EU

Patients’ inability to follow the instructions of a prescribed medication is one of the key factors that has put patient safety and the efficiency of healthcare systems across the EU in serious danger. Leading scientific experts and representatives of the healthcare sector gathered in Brussels to discuss the issue and to shed light on the […]

Chance the Rapper cancels The Big Tour: ‘I promise to come back’ – National

Posted December 16, 2019 12:42 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Chance the Rapper has announced that he’s cancelling his already-postponed The Big Tour on Sunday. The Ballin Flossin rapper had previously postponed the arena tour five days before it was set […]

Tamara Ecclestone has £50m worth of jewellery stolen in burglary at London home

Burglars stole £50 million worth of jewellery from the London home of Tamara Ecclestone, the heiress and socialite, on Friday, it has been claimed. Thieves evaded detection from the 24-hour security at Ms Ecclestone’s £70 million mansion on a street dubbed “billionaire’s row” in Kensington, West London. Tamara is the daughter of billionaire Formula 1 […]

Why Trump is winning on trade in Iowa

The closest thing to a shout-out to trade policy came from Sen. Bernie Sanders — the sixth and final candidate to speak — who asserted he would “stand up for workers abroad” and “stand up for workers in the United States of America.” It’s par for the course in the Democratic primary. If the presidential […]

UK weather: The latest Met Office forecast

Watch the latest UK weather forecast from the Independent for today. We’ll be updating this page daily with the latest available live video. Download the new Indpendent Premium app Sharing the full story, not just the headlines Download now This forecast is supplied to us by the Met Office, which is the national weather service […]

UK general election 2019: Boris Johnson says ‘let the healing begin’ in statement outside No 10 – live news | Politics

If this election were just about hard work and sheer footwork on the ground, the Labour party would have won a landslide majority. Labour activists could not have worked harder. This defeat wasn’t theirs. I believe in party democracy. And I believe Labour members have just as big a responsibility to listen to the voters […]