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First trial of LSD-MDMA set to test safety and treatment potential

First clinical trial of LSD-MDMA combination will test whether ‘candy-flipping’ the party drugs can safely treat anxiety, depression and PTSD Mind Medicine will launch a trial of a combination of LSD, sometimes called ‘acid,’ combined with MDMA, known as ‘ecstasy’ or ‘Molly,’ in 2021  Both are schedule 1 party drugs known for hallucinogenic effects  But… Read More »

Test your period knowledge – how much do you know about your time of the month

Every woman’s periods are different. From frequency to flow, they differ drastically from person to person, which often means we’re left with questions about whether we’re ‘normal’. But it’s important to understand our cycles so that we notice if they chance, which could be a sign of pregnancy or health concerns. Intimate healthcare experts INTIMINA… Read More »

Stanford Medicine trial to test favipiravir for treating COVID-19 outpatients – Stanford Medical Center Report

Email Tweet Stanford Medicine trial to test favipiravir for treating COVID-19 outpatients Researchers want to determine whether favipiravir, an oral drug, is effective in reducing the severity of symptoms and shortening the duration of COVID-19. Jun 30 2020 Aruna Subramanian is investigating an antiviral drug, favipiravir, to see if it reduces symptoms and viral shedding… Read More »

Protest against Africa’s 1st COVID-19 vaccine test shows fear

People protest against Coronavirus vaccine trials in Africa, outside the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, Wednesday, July 1, 2020. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe) JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A protest against Africa’s first COVID-19 vaccine trial was underway Wednesday as experts note a worrying level of resistance and misinformation around testing on the continent. Anti-vaccine sentiment in… Read More »