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That Octopus is on #Ecstasy

Octopuses are cranky, anti-social but quite intelligent creatures. That’s a fact I knew nothing about. MDMA, also known as ecstasy or molly, helps to break people out of their shell. The irony here is octopuses don’t have shells but the … Continue reading

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Prohibition and Allowance of Medical #Marijuana

State by state, they’re all coming around. To date, nine states have legalized recreational use of marijuana and 30-states have legalized medical marijuana use. Michigan has added 11-conditions to the list of “approved” uses for medical marijuana. The conditions are: … Continue reading

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#Stress Affects #Sexes Differently

We can all feel stress. It weighs on our brains. No seriously. Science has shown that it literally changes our brains. I use the word “our” with diplomacy. Boys and girls brains are affected differently by severe stress. To simplify … Continue reading

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Voting to Legalize #Weed

Not to adulterate the medical use of cannabis but the question remains what states are likely to green light it? So far, it’s been well-received for medical use in several states. The recreational use is slowly coming-around. As I mentioned … Continue reading

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Have You Seen Molly?

Ecstasy, according to medical professionals, is a substance that supports deep, meaningful and rapidly effective psychotherapy.  For adults living with autism, treatment with MDMA, administered by a medical professional, is hypothesized to help social anxiety.  The end-result will cultivate open … Continue reading

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Screening for PTSD

Nearly 6% of the population will experience PTSD during their lifetime. Now researchers have discovered that a genetic immune predisposition may be responsible for why some people experience PTSD and others do not. With this information, new treatments may be developed … Continue reading

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