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O'Malley administration backs medical marijuana bill - Baltimore Sun

O'Malley administration backs medical marijuana bill - Baltimore Sun | Health Advocacy | Scoop.it
O'Malley administration backs medical marijuana bill
Baltimore Sun
Under what Sharfstein called a "yellow-light approach" to medical marijuana, the bill would allow dispensing the drug to patients with cancer, intractable pain and other conditions.
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Weill Cornell receives NIMH grant to discover novel biomarkers for chronic fatigue syndrome

Weill Cornell Medical College has been awarded more than $1.9 million by the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health to lead an innovative research study using advanced neuroimaging and clinical evaluations of...
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NIMH · How are eating disorders treated?

NIMH · How are eating disorders treated? | Health Advocacy | Scoop.it

treatment options for people with eating disorders.  http://t.co/lGn4o1hS4S)

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NIMH · NIMH’s Dr. Aleksandra Vicentic: Sleep Brain Wave Key to Conquering Fear Memories

NIMH · NIMH’s Dr. Aleksandra Vicentic: Sleep Brain Wave Key to Conquering Fear Memories | Health Advocacy | Scoop.it
An NIMH-funded research study in rats identifies a specific group of cells in the brainstem whose activation during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep helped in eradicating unwanted memories, paving the way for future therapeutics for these disorders.
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Latest Study: A full-time school librarian makes a critical difference in boosting student achievement | School Library Journal

Latest Study: A full-time school librarian makes a critical difference in boosting student achievement | School Library Journal | Health Advocacy | Scoop.it
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