Tuesday, September 26, 2017
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#New #Zealand #synthetic #marijuana 9 #deaths

New Zealand warns against synthetic marijuana after 9 deaths. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwtdTQyjU http://www.apnewsarchive.com/2017/New-Zealand-officials-were-urging-people-to-stop-smoking-synthetic-marijuana-after-finding-nine-people-had-died-after-using-the-drug-this-month-in-the-nation-s-largest-city/id-e1d31635fc344edcacd5022ca202b5fd New Zealand officials on Friday were urging people to stop smoking synthetic marijuana after finding nine people had died after using the drug this month in the nation's largest city. The latest was a 31-year-old woman who died Thursday evening in Auckland.

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#Binge #eating #disorder #cognitive #behavioral #disorder

Face-to-face therapy best to treat binge eating disorder. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwpdDf0DU http://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-mental-eating-binge-idUSKBN1AI2MX?feedType=RSS&feedName=healthNews About 1.9 percent of people around the world will have binge eating disorder during their lives, they add. "Cognitive-behavioral therapy is the most well-established treatment for adults with binge-eating disorder," Hilbert told Reuters Health in an email. Self-help programs also showed promise in some

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#Stress #strikes #body #7 #places

Check out @ClevelandClinic's Tweet: hhttps://twitter.com/ClevelandClinic/status/890352533553557504?s=09 Stress strikes your body in these 7 places: https://t.co/sEsmq8Evrt — Cleveland Clinic (@ClevelandClinic) July 26, 2017 3. Skin and hair If you have a skin condition such as eczema, rosacea or psoriasis, stress can make it worse. It also can lead to hives and itchiness, excessive sweating and even

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#Gifted #Child

The Guardian: Why there’s no such thing as a gifted child. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw4fHexjU https://www.theguardian.com/education/2017/jul/25/no-such-thing-as-a-gifted-child-einstein-iq Eye-opening spin-off research, which looked in detail at 24 of the 3,000 individuals being studied who were succeeding against the odds, found something remarkable about what was going in at home. Half were on free school meals because of

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#Trolls #Understand #Hurt #Don’t #Care

ABC News: Trolls understand what hurts people but they simply don't care. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwp6v8tzU http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-07-13/trolls-understand-what-hurts-people-but-they-simply-dont-care/8701424 Cognitive empathy is the ability to recognise and understand other people's emotions. But affective empathy is the ability to experience and internalise other people's emotions. Put simply, cognitive empathy is the ability to predict how another person will feel

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#Smart #Stickers #Alarm #Sexual #Assault #MIT

RT: ‘Smart stickers’: Wearable tech will ‘cure disease of sexual assault’, says MIT researcher. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIwjr3mxjU https://www.rt.com/viral/397382-intrepid-sexual-assault-prevention-sticker/ A MIT researcher has developed a product which can supposedly detect and prevent sexual assault in real time. The invention, known as a ‘smart sticker’, attaches to any piece of clothing and connects to an app on

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Antisocial #Personality #Disorder #Impairments #White #Matter #Microstructure

Antisocial personality disorder linked to impairments of white matter microstructure https://t.co/rAzC9K7QJF — PsyPost.org (@PsyPost) July 20, 2017 The study revealed white matter deficits in ASPD patients. One particular area of interest was the right uncinate fasiculus which is a white matter tract that connects the limbic system to frontal brain regions. Part

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#MDMA #Treat #Alcohol #Abuse

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/mdma-alcoholism-drugs-ecstasy-a7818086.html In a world first, scientists in Bristol are using the psychoactive drug MDMA as part of a treatment programme for addicts and alcoholics. The study was created by a research team at Imperial College London, and involves giving doses of MDMA – known by the street names Molly or ecstasy –

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