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Revisiting Psychedelic Drugs to Treat Psychiatric Illness

Revisiting Psychedelic Drugs to Treat Psychiatric Illness

10 hours ago   |   Psych Central

Before psychedelic drugs were banned in the 1970's, psilocybin (the active compound in “magic mushrooms”) and LSD had shown promise for treating conditions such as alcoholism...
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Why Talking About Our Problems Helps So Much

1 day ago   |   NY Times

There's more to the age-old advice to just “talk it out” than there seems. Here's some of the evidence that explains why it is so helpful.
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Stress Hinders Ability to Plan Ahead By Disrupting Memory

Stress Hinders Ability to Plan Ahead By Disrupting Memory

1 day ago   |   Psych Central

Stress can thwart our ability to plan ahead by preventing us from making decisions based on memory, according to a new study at Stanford University. “We draw on memory not just...
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More Mental Health Visits Can Decrease Kids' Risk of Suicide

More Mental Health Visits Can Decrease Kids' Risk of Suicide

1 day ago   |   Psych Central

A new study has found that the risk of suicide is highest among youth with epilepsy, depression, schizophrenia, substance use, and bipolar disorder. But researchers at Ohio...
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Capricorn Moon by Holiday Mathis

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

Hhd get.creators.com The Capricorn moon influence recalls the cosmic clock and prods our personal feelings about the passage of hours or decades, as it were. None of us has to...
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Lockdown loneliness triggers brain cravings similar to hunger

Lockdown loneliness triggers brain cravings similar to hunger

2 days ago   |   New York Post

People are starving for human contact. As the US approaches nearly one month since the coronavirus pandemic prompted Americans to isolate themselves from family and friends...
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‘Dark day' in Prague: Czech authorities use sham ‘no mask' Covid-19 excuse to tear down monument to Soviet liberator

‘Dark day' in Prague: Czech authorities use sham ‘no mask' Covid-19 excuse to tear down monument to Soviet liberator

2 days ago   |   RT

A monument to Soviet Marshal Ivan Konev, who commanded the forces that liberated Prague from the Nazis in 1945, has been removed and mocked for ‘not having a mask' by one local...
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The best educational toys for kids

The best educational toys for kids

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Children learn by playing, and educational toys encourage the development of essential skills like creativity, thinking outside the box, and problem-solving. STEM toys, in...
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Skin-to-Skin Touch Boosts Baby's Brain Development

Skin-to-Skin Touch Boosts Baby's Brain Development

2 days ago   |   Psych Central

As the world prioritizes social distancing to stop or slow down the spread of COVID-19, a new study demonstrates that mother-infant touch and contact are essential for optimal...
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Mindfulness Improves as We Age

Mindfulness Improves as We Age

2 days ago   |   Psych Central

New research may provide an answer for why many people say life gets better with age. A new study by Australian investigators suggests this may be because older people have the...
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Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

Fauci said he tested negative for coronavirus

The nation's top infectious disease expert said he tested negative for coronavirus Saturday when asked why he wasn't wearing a face mask as the pandemic spreads across the nation. Read more ...

Boris Johnson admitted to hospital for coronavirus

Boris Johnson admitted to hospital for coronavirus

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was admitted to a hospital for tests on Sunday night, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus. In a statement, a Downing... Read more ...

Queen says she hopes Brits can ‘take pride' in coronavirus response

Queen says she hopes Brits can ‘take pride' in coronavirus response

LONDON - Queen Elizabeth II expressed her hope that in the years to come, Britons would be able to "take pride in how they responded" to the coronavirus pandemic, in a rare... Read more ...

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into...

A tiger at the Bronx Zoo tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into contact with an asymptomatic caretaker

A four-year-old female tiger at the Bronx Zoo in New York City tested positive for COVID-19, the coronavirus disease. A caretaker at the zoo was infected but asymptomatic and... Read more ...

Ex-NFL kicker Tom Dempsey dies from coronavirus complications, family says

Ex-NFL kicker Tom Dempsey dies from coronavirus complications, family says

He was born without toes on his right foot and fingers on his right hand, but he overcame the odds and had an 11-year NFL career. Read more ...

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer in neighborhoods while practicing social...

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer in neighborhoods while practicing social distancing

Easter bunny brings holiday cheer while practicing social distancing Read more ...

Rob Gronkowski becomes WWE 24/7 champion at WrestleMania 36

Rob Gronkowski becomes WWE 24/7 champion at WrestleMania 36

The NFL legend took the belt from Mojo. Read more ...

Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter NBA draft

Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter NBA draft

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky point guard Ashton Hagans will enter the NBA draft and forego his final two seasons of eligibility. Read more ...

1 more death reported at Pleasant View Nursing Home; more confirmed cases...

1 more death reported at Pleasant View Nursing Home; more confirmed cases reported

The Carroll County Health Department announced Sunday one additional death at Pleasant View Nursing Home due to the coronavirus and several other confirmed cases. Read more ...

Few PM showers Monday

Few PM showers Monday

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