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Wicked LocalWinchester strives for more open discussion, more education around suicideWicked LocalAbsent specific evidence, such as a note describing one's intentions, determining suicide deaths can be tricky for medical examiners. Additionally, many believe a portion of fatal overdoses happen on purpose, but ... One of the misconceptions about ...and more »
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JEMS.comIt's a Full Moon TonightJEMS.comIt's an almost universal belief among emergency medical personnel that patient volumes and patient behavior are affected by the phases of the moon. Particularly, many believe that EMS calls, ED visits, childbirth, psychiatric behavior and numerous ...
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The Pharmaceutical JournalMedical cannabis: what will pharmacy's role be?The Pharmaceutical JournalBilly's case led to the home secretary Sajid Javid announcing a two-part scheduling review on 19 June 2018 to consider the therapeutic evidence for cannabis and cannabis-related products and whether medical cannabis should be rescheduled. .... hopes ...and more »
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Swedroe: Doing Nothing Best OptionETF.comWhile sobering experiences sometimes help those who delude themselves, the tendency to overconfidence is apparently just one of the limitations of the human mind.' This insight helps explain why individual investors think they can identify the few ...
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The LancetIntriguing findings regarding the association between asthma and ADHDThe Lancet... 95% CI 1·41–1·65). The authors also did a population-based cohort analysis, which allowed for controlling of a wide range of shared risk factors between ADHD and asthma, including birth year, parental education, family income, birthweight, and ...and more »
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UCLA NewsroomUCLA In the News July 24, 2018UCLA NewsroomMotherhood may affect Alzheimer's risk, studies show | NBC News ... Classification of marijuana as a Schedule I drug, which puts it in the same category as heroin, LSD and ecstasy, has gotten in the way of a lot of research, said Dr. Timothy Fong, a ...
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SELF15 Ways to Mentally and Physically Prepare for Your Abortion ProcedureSELFSome estimates show that medical abortions have a success rate (meaning the pregnancy is over and all the necessary tissue was expelled from the uterus) of around 93 to 98 percent, depending on how early you get the abortion, according to the Food and ...and more »
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DevdiscourseDepression is not 'low mood': Indian Health Ministry gives misleading adviceDevdiscourse“As in the case of maintaining general hygiene for physical health, developing a healthy mind is through imbibing good food for thought or 'ChaitikAhaar'. This food for thought can be imbibed by participating in healthy ... A study on adoption and twin ...
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Geelong AdvertiserDeakin University's Food and Mood Centre researchers lead groundbreaking investigationsGeelong Advertiser... being turned to by their international peers as the lead in the field of nutritional psychiatry. The centre, headed up by Professor Felice Jacka, was born from a website of a similar concept she created as an evidence-based resource for the general ...
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MotherboardThis VR Founder Wants to Gamify Empathy to Reduce Racial BiasMotherboardShe explored the language around implicit bias including microaggressions, a term first introduced psychiatrist Dr. Chester Pierce in the 1970s. The term has ... Outlaw, founder of The Extended Mind, a company that trains VR/AR companies through ...

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