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Study finds mushrooms are the safest recreational drug

People taking mushrooms in 2016 needed medical treatment less than for MDMA, LSD and cocaine, while one of the riskiest drugs was synthetic cannabis Mushrooms are the safest of all the drugs people take recreationally, according to this year’s Global Drug Survey. Of the more than 12,000 people who reported taking psilocybin hallucinogenic mushrooms in […]

Astronauts to hibernate for Mars journey?

Astronauts to hibernate for Mars journey? PTI | Oct 6, 2014, 05.33AM IST Coupled with intravenous feeding, a crew could be put in hibernation for the transit time to Mars, which under the best-case scenario would take 180 days one-way, ‘Discovery News’ reported. “ TORONTO: A Nasa-backed study is exploring the feasibility of lowering the […]

Facebook plotting possible move into health care

Soon, Facebook could also know the state of your health Facebook Inc already knows who your friends are and the kind of things that grab your attention. Soon, it could also know the state of your health. On the heels of fellow Silicon Valley technology companies Apple Inc and Google Inc, Facebook is plotting its […]

Nebraska Medical Center to receive second Ebola patient

Nebraska Medical Center to receive second Ebola patient Published October 03, 2014 Sept. 27, 2014: WHO members and health directors stand outside the Port Loko District Hospital where the maternity ward has been converted into an isolation holding centre for people with suspected cases of the Ebola virus. (REUTERS) The Nebraska Medical Center is expected to […]

Delay in Dallas Ebola Cleanup as Workers Balk at Task

Delay in Dallas Ebola Cleanup as Workers Balk at Task The Sam Tasby Middle School in Dallas, attended by one of the children exposed to Thomas E. Duncan, the Ebola patient. The school has been thoroughly cleaned. By KEVIN SACK and MARC SANTORA OCTOBER 2, 2014 DALLAS — More than a week after a Liberian […]

Ebola Patient’s Family Ordered Inside After Trying to Leave

Ebola Patient’s Family Ordered Inside After Trying to Leave By MEGHAN KENEALLY (@mkeneally) Oct 2, 2014, 1:32 PM The family of the Texas Ebola patient Thomas Eric Duncan have been ordered to stay in their home after violating official’s initial request not to leave. Thomas Eric Duncan: New Details on the 1st US Ebola Patient […]

Texas Ebola patient made contact with school-aged children after hospital sent him home — two days before they quarantined him

Texas Ebola patient made contact with school-aged children after hospital sent him home — two days before they quarantined him MEG WAGNER Today, 11:30 AM Health officials are monitoring a possible second Ebola patient a day after a man at Dallas’ Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital was diagnosed with the virus. America’s first Ebola patient was […]

Why did hospital send Ebola patient home without diagnosis?

USA TODAY Why did hospital send Ebola patient home without diagnosis? A patient was diagnosed with Ebola on Sept. 30 at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas. While health experts agree that the USA is not at risk for a large Ebola epidemic like the one affecting West Africa, some doctors are concerned that an infected […]

Hospital didn’t ask Ebola patient about travel

Hospital didn’t ask Ebola patient about travel Click to view video. By Ashley Fantz, Holly Yan and Dana Ford, CNN First diagnosed case of Ebola in U.S. Atlanta (CNN) – It’s a lapse that has Americans concerned and health officials asking how it could happen. A man who had Ebola but didn’t know it walked […]

Hospital didn’t ask Ebola patient about travel

Hospital didn’t ask Ebola patient about travel Click to view video. By Ashley Fantz, Holly Yan and Dana Ford, CNN First diagnosed case of Ebola in U.S. Atlanta (CNN) – It’s a lapse that has Americans concerned and health officials asking how it could happen. A man who had Ebola but didn’t know it walked […]

The CDC confirms the first case of Ebola in the US

First confirmed case of Ebola confirmed in the United States: CDC Javier E. David | @TeflonGeek 36 Mins Ago CNBC.com The United States has its first confirmed case of the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday, marking the first domestic appearance of the deadly virus that has ravaged swaths […]

The CDC confirms the first case of Ebola in the US

First confirmed case of Ebola confirmed in the United States: CDC Javier E. David | @TeflonGeek 36 Mins Ago CNBC.com The United States has its first confirmed case of the Ebola virus, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Tuesday, marking the first domestic appearance of the deadly virus that has ravaged swaths […]