MDMA Used in PTSD Treatment

Post-traumatic stress disorder is a condition that is nearly untreatable, but doctors are now studying whether MDMA, popularly known as ecstasy, can have a positive effect on the condition when paired with traditional talk therapy. Dr. Rick Doblin, founder and executive director of the Multidisciplinary Association for psychedelic studies joins News NOW to discuss what the study found and how the illegal drug could be used to treat PTSD.

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A device known as a bionic pancreas was more effective at maintaining blood glucose levels than standard insulin delivery methods among people with #type1diabetes, shown in @BarbaraDavisCtr trial.

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A remarkable achievement by the @CrnicInstitute for Down Syndrome!

This group of CU investigators secured $18M in @NIH funding in FY22 to advance research on a wide range of cooccurring conditions affecting individuals with #DownSyndrome.
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#Lymphoma is a cancer of the lymphatic system — the body's germ-fighting network. Thanks to breakthrough research, this once fatal diagnosis has been transformed into a curable condition. @MayoCancerCare hematologist Dr. Stephen Ansell explains. https://t.co/vre6YKOj8j
Today, Mayo Clinic named Natalie Caine chief administrative officer for #MayoClinicMN, joining Amy W. Williams, M.D., physician practice leader in Rochester and executive dean of the practice, in providing leadership for the clinical practice in Rochester. https://t.co/FY0sTi66jc
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