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First clinical study shows mavoglurant improves eye gaze behavior in fragile X syndrome patients  Medical XpressResearchers at Rush University Medical Center and the MIND Institute at UC Davis have found that mavoglurant, an experimental drug known as an mGluR5 ...
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Does Cannabis Use Cause Schizophrenia?  The New York TimesAs the drug becomes more popular, concerns have been raised that its use can lead to psychotic disorders. Here's what scientists know for sure, and what they ...
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Canadian woman fighting provincial gov’t for hampering surgery to make her ‘male’  LifesiteBlair Curtis is offended that her doctor told her she has a 'sex disorder' for wanting to amputate healthy body parts and be called a man.
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Is Cannabis Good or Bad for Mental Health?  Scientific AmericanThe physicist Richard Feynman has been popularly quoted as stating that if you think you understand quantum mechanics, then you don't. It is perhaps not a ...
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Psychedelics appear to have promising effects on human well-being — but rigorous research is lacking  PsyPostThere has been a renewed scientific interest in the use of psychedelics and preliminary evidence suggests that drugs like psilocybin can improve several ...
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Lessons from love-sick Abu student Aisha's suicide  The Nation NewspaperLike the column of last Thursday, here comes another one which may govern emotional health. Two weeks ago, it was on the prophets and star readings for ...
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Karen Pence teaches at Christian school with Christian code of conduct, leftists go nuts  LifesiteImmanuel Christian School expects its employees to refrain from sexual activity outside of man-woman marriage.
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Another amicus brief - another anti-science crackpot physician  The Slowly Boiled FrogDr. Miriam Grossman of Los Angeles emerges as a relatively new name in transphobic, intellectually dishonest rhetoric. (This is the first time she has come to my ...
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The State Of New York Is Set To Ban Conversion Therapy & It's About Time  RomperConversion therapy still exists. This, to me, is utterly mind boggling. That there are still people in this world who believe that people in the LGBTQ community can ...
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From the Vault: Untrue Confessions  Chicagomag.comThe arrest of two grade schoolers for murder 20 years ago shook the city — until it became clear their admissions couldn't be correct.

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