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Imperial launches world’s first Center for Psychedelics Research

Exploring the potential for psychedelic therapies The first formal centre for psychedelic research in the world will launch at Imperial College London today. Funded by more than £3 million from five founding donors, the new Imperial Centre for ...

Flu responsible for 40 deaths in NH this season

MONICA HERNANDEZ JOINS US LIVE IN THE STUDIO WITH THE LATEST. >> THAT’S RIGHT, WE’RE LEARNING 40 PEOPLE HAVE DIED FROM FLU-RELATED ILLNESSES SO FAR THIS SEASON IN THE GRANITE STATE. THANKFULLY, NO CHILDREN HAVE DIED FROM IT. NOT AS BAD AS THE ...

Flesh-eating bacteria nearly kills Pinellas County man

OZONA, Fla. (FOX 13) - Fisherman Mike Walton is home from the hospital, nursing a nasty wound after almost losing his life to a flesh-eating bacteria.It started with a minor accident a couple of weeks ago, when he was fishing in the Gulf of Mexico, ...

Hepatitis A outbreak declared in Georgia, one concentration in Atlanta

AJC Local In-Depth: Hepatitis Outbreak Georgia is experiencing a hepatitis A outbreak, the state Department of Public Health said. Since January, 214 cases of hepatitis A have been identified statewide. The uptick started last June, and there have ...

Sitting All Day? Doing This Can Offset The Health Risks

Calling all desk chair inhabitants—aka everyone I know and many, many more. If sitting all day stresses you out like it does me, then today is going to change your life (or at least empower you to do something about it). We’ve heard numerous times ...

FDA OKs first medical device to treat ADHD in children

ATLANTA (CNN) — The first medical device to treat childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, was OK'd Friday by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Designated for children ages 7 to 12 who are not currently on medication for the ...

A New Paper Reveals The Amazing Evolution of The Human Face

CARLY CASSELLA 22 APR 2019 The human face is unique yet universal, mechanical yet expressive, modern yet ancient. For over 4 million years, our features have slowly morphed into what we see today in the mirror, a brief stop on the way to who knows ...

Health Ministry urges Israeli airlines to vaccinate crews against measles

Israel’s El Al airlines has vaccinated more than 250 flight crew members against measles in recent says after the Health Ministry ordered all local airlines to inoculate all their staff as the highly contagious disease continues to spread. The ...

Can Chia seeds really help in weight loss?

If you follow food influencers on Instagram, you surely know about chia puddings, chia smoothies and all the craze for chia in general. First let's have a look at what chia seeds really are. They are small black seeds that are a powerhouse of ...

FDA OKs first medical device to treat ADHD in children

'fidget' toy, popular with kids, helps them to concentrate 'fidget' toy, popular with kids, helps them to concentrate The first medical device to treat childhood attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD, was OK’d Friday by the US Food and ...