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Hair Loss Treatment: Researchers Identify the Best Supplements

Hair Loss Treatment: Researchers Identify the Best Supplements

Share on PinterestWhat does the scientific evidence say about using nutritional supplements to treat hair loss? Image credit: Socha/Getty Images. Hair loss is a common problem, with nearly 80% of men and half of all women experiencing hair loss in their lifetime. Although nutritional supplements are commonly used to treat hair loss, there is little …

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Melanie Dallas: Highland Rivers will implement a new model

Melanie Dallas: Highland Rivers will implement a new model

It’s no secret that we in the public sector use a lot of abbreviations: CSB, which stands for Community Service Board, a Georgia public safety net behavioral health service provider, such as Highland Rivers Behavioral Health ; DBHDD, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities, which is Georgia’s statewide behavioral health agency; and SAMHSA, …

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Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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Sleep Concept

Johns Hopkins researchers have identified a new potential treatment target for sleep apnea

Sleep apnea is a potentially dangerous sleep disorder in which breathing stops and restarts several times while you sleep. According to a recent mouse study, the target is an ion channel that has already been shown to impact blood pressure in obese mice. According to Johns Hopkins Medicine scientists, a recent study in obese mice …

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Correctional officer duties include mental health screening

Correctional officer duties include mental health screening

The duties of a correctional officer in modern times have evolved to essentially become a provider of mental health services, according to officials at prisons in the valley. It’s a change Northumberland County jailer Tom Reisinger didn’t expect when he started in the federal prison system more than 25 years ago. Reisinger said correctional officers …

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Novartis and Medicines For Malaria Venture make significant progress on malaria treatment front

Novartis and Medicines For Malaria Venture make significant progress on malaria treatment front

FILE – This file photo provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shows a … [+] feeding female Anopheles stephensi mosquito crouched forward and down on her forelegs on a surface of human skin, getting her blood meal through her sharp needle-like labrum, which she had inserted into its human host. (James …

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Bill would ban sex reassignment treatment for those under 21

Bill would ban sex reassignment treatment for those under 21

Superficially, Americans and their lawmakers accept and understand LGBTQ+ people more now than they did ten years ago. The 2015 Supreme Court decision to legalize same-sex marriage is one of the most tangible and significant victories for LGBTQ+ rights, but the 2015 decision only directly protected lesbian, gay, and bisexual cisgender people. At least 19 …

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Former Ashland City treatment center patient speaks out after teens died of drug overdoses

Former Ashland City treatment center patient speaks out after teens died of drug overdoses

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (WTVF) – Two teenage girls have died after authorities say they overdosed on over-the-counter drugs while they were attending a residential treatment program in Ashland City. Now, a former Oak Plains Academy patient, who wishes to remain anonymous, is speaking out about the conditions there. She was 15 at the time and …

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Patients take a standard dose of the drug under supervision.  Sessions with a therapist then help people come to terms with their trauma

MDMA could be approved in the US within MONTHS: a ‘statistically significant’ rave drug in the treatment of PTSD

MDMA could be available in US hospitals in 2024 after showing promise as a powerful treatment for PTSD. Researchers behind a landmark federally funded trial told DailyMail.com they expect to submit a new drug application within months. The US Food and Drug Administration will make a decision on approval perhaps as soon as six months …

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