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International Business Times
New York University drug study for post-traumatic stress shut down for 'falsified records' medical school has pulled the plug on psychiatric studies involving an experime
New York University drug study for post-traumatic stress shut down for 'falsified records'
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
medical school has pulled the plug on psychiatric studies involving an experimental mind-altering drug, because of protocol violations, according to officials. Eight studies, many involving mentally ill subjects, were suspended as... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death tollShort of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back
Flint Water Crisis: Questions about Legionnaires' death toll
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Short of breath, and suffering from chest pains, Bertie Marble was heading back to the hospital last year. "I don't know what's wrong," she told her oldest daughter on her way to McLaren Regional Medical Center in Flint. It would be the second trip... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnessesHistorically, efforts to improve end-of-life care have focused primarily on pat
Study highlights need to improve end-of-life care for all patients with serious illnesses
News-Medical-Net / Posted 5 days ago
Historically, efforts to improve end-of-life care have focused primarily on patients with cancer. But few studies have looked at the quality of end-of-life care for patients with other serious illnesses, such as lung, kidney or heart failure or... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Do 15 Percent of SA's Population Have a Drug Problem? We Fact-Check 4 'Shocking Stats'"shocking South African drug statistics". But are these claims factually accura
Do 15 Percent of SA's Population Have a Drug Problem? We Fact-Check 4 'Shocking Stats'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
"shocking South African drug statistics". But are these claims factually accurate? The apparent drug-related murder of a respected media personality Hope Zinde has reignited a countrywide discussion about drug abuse in South Africa. Her son... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Children with intrusive parents may develop tendency to be overly self-criticalParents may have high expectations of their children's academic performance and
Children with intrusive parents may develop tendency to be overly self-critical
News-Medical-Net / Posted 10 days ago
Parents may have high expectations of their children's academic performance and some may demonstrate this by urging the child to achieve good grades, while others may over-react when the child makes mistakes. However, parents should be mindful of... Read more
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FOX News
Scientists find possible PTSD relief in retooled muscle relaxantAn already-approved muscle relaxant may offer relief for U.S. military veterans
Scientists find possible PTSD relief in retooled muscle relaxant
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
An already-approved muscle relaxant may offer relief for U.S. military veterans and first responders suffering from combat-related post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). The Phase 2 trials of the drug, TNX-102 SL, which contains the same chemical... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Can coffee cause cancer? Only if it's very hot, says WHO agencyCoffee likely only to cause cancer if very hot, World Health Organisation says
Can coffee cause cancer? Only if it's very hot, says WHO agency
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
Coffee likely only to cause cancer if very hot, World Health Organisation says Coffee associations have welcomed the latest review of coffee. Coffee associations have welcomed the latest review of coffee. ABC News: Adam Wyatt There is no... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Nearly half of newly-infected HIV patients experience neurologic issuesA team led by researchers from UCSF and Yale has found that half of people newl
Nearly half of newly-infected HIV patients experience neurologic issues
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
A team led by researchers from UCSF and Yale has found that half of people newly infected with HIV experience neurologic issues. These neurologic findings are generally not severe and usually resolve after participants started anti-retroviral... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
High-quality palliative care can help offset severe anxiety symptoms in terminal cancer patientsA new study out of Chang Gung University School of Nursing in Taiwan suggests t
High-quality palliative care can help offset severe anxiety symptoms in terminal cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 18 days ago
A new study out of Chang Gung University School of Nursing in Taiwan suggests that people with cancer experience severe anxiety toward end of life, not solely due to proximity to death, but rather to factors related to psychosocial issues and disease... Read more
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examiner.com
Warriors take the offensive against Traumatic Brain Injury/Post-Traumatic Stresswith a Traumatic Brain Injury. One in three service members returns home experi
Warriors take the offensive against Traumatic Brain Injury/Post-Traumatic Stress
examiner.com / Posted 24 days ago
with a Traumatic Brain Injury. One in three service members returns home experiencing severe Post Traumatic Stress (PTS) symptoms. And currently, 5.3 million Americans are living with a long-term disability as a result of TBI. The symptoms of TBI... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Hawaii's beloved beaches are covered in huge amounts of plastic, survey findsA new study of the Hawaiian Islands has made a disturbing, if not entirely surp
Hawaii's beloved beaches are covered in huge amounts of plastic, survey finds
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
A new study of the Hawaiian Islands has made a disturbing, if not entirely surprising, discovery: Hawaii's paradisal beaches have a major plastic problem. The results of an aerial survey, released this week by the state's Department of Land and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Hawaii's beloved beaches are covered in huge amounts of plastic, survey findsA new study of the Hawaiian Islands has made a disturbing, if not entirely surp
Hawaii's beloved beaches are covered in huge amounts of plastic, survey finds
The Morning Call / Posted 27 days ago
A new study of the Hawaiian Islands has made a disturbing, if not entirely surprising, discovery: Hawaii's paradisal beaches have a major plastic problem. The results of an aerial survey, released this week by the state's Department of Land and... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Hawaii's beaches covered in huge amounts of plasticOcean debris accumulates in Kahuku, Hawaii, on the North Shore of Oahu. Photo /
Hawaii's beaches covered in huge amounts of plastic
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
Ocean debris accumulates in Kahuku, Hawaii, on the North Shore of Oahu. Photo / AP A new study of the Hawaiian Islands has made a disturbing, if not entirely surprising, discovery: Hawaii's paradisal beaches have a major plastic problem. The... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Economic Disparity Tied to Gun Violence in OaklandA six-month NBC Bay Area investigation found a growing economic disparity betwe
Economic Disparity Tied to Gun Violence in Oakland
NBC Bay Area / Posted 28 days ago
A six-month NBC Bay Area investigation found a growing economic disparity between different areas of Oakland. It’s a gap that research scientists say is contributing to continuing violent crime in some parts of the city. While overall, the crime... Read more
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Bel Marra Health
What does your saliva say about your health?Salivating is one of those human functions that many of us find gross, but the
What does your saliva say about your health?
Bel Marra Health / Posted 1 months ago
Salivating is one of those human functions that many of us find gross, but the majority may not even understand why we need saliva to begin with. Saliva plays an important role in the grand scheme of the human body. For one, it helps us digest food,... Read more
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The Huffington Post
8 Surprising Reasons People Are Taking AntidepressantsThere's been a lot of concern over the "skyrocketing" use of antidepressants ov
8 Surprising Reasons People Are Taking Antidepressants
The Huffington Post / Posted 1 months ago
There's been a lot of concern over the "skyrocketing" use of antidepressants over the last 20 years. Many experts believe that these rising numbers indicate either higher depression rates or an over-diagnosis of mental illness. But there is at least... Read more
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