A research study involving 90 participants determined that MDMA, commonly known as ecstasy or molly, when paired with talk therapy can help those suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), The New York Times reported on Monday. The study, which was obtained by the Times and has not yet been published, determined that two months after treatment, 67 percent of participants who received MDMA did not qualify for a PTSD diagnosis any more, compared with 32 percent who did not take the drug. The research is expected to be published in Nature Medicine later this month and moves MDMA closer to getting Food and Drug Administration (FDA) authorization for therapeutic use. The FDA would need to analyze another phase three trial showing the benefits of MDMA-assisted therapy for PTSD with approval coming at the earliest in 2023. ADVERTISEMENT The Times noted that MDMA taken without therapy did not necessarily result in improved PTSD symptoms. “It’s not the drug — … [Read more...] about Research finds MDMA can help with PTSD: NYT
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Tuesday, FNC’s Tucker Carlson reacted to what has become known as the “woke” CIA recruitment ad, which according to Carlson, has raised questions about the efficacy of the agency. Carlson also questioned that trend within American culture, which he said was steeped in narcissism. Transcript as follows: CARLSON: If you’ve been on the internet this week, you’ve probably seen the video we’re about to show you. If you haven’t seen it, there is really nothing we can do to prepare you for the experience of seeing it except to tell you two things about it. First, it’s entirely genuine. This is not a hoax. It’s not a deep fake. It’s not the work of some demented comedic genius who set up a parody account on Twitter. No, this video is real. The second thing to know about the video is that it’s from the CIA, and that’s not the Culinary Institute of America, the people who teach them baking and sushi preparation. No, it’s not. It’s the Central Intelligence Agency, the guys who do … [Read more...] about Watch: FNC’s Carlson Mocks ‘Woke’ CIA Recruitment Video — ‘At Joe Biden’s CIA, the Spies Talk Mostly About Themselves’
(CNN) Diego Maradona was in agony for 12 hours and the medical team treating him was "deficient, reckless and indifferent" when faced with his possible death, according to a report from the medical board appointed to investigate his demise. The Argentine football great "did not have full use of his mental faculties" and could have had "a better chance of survival" if he had been admitted to a healthcare facility, the medical board concluded in its report, which will become of the part of the judicial investigation into this death, the prosecutor handling the case confirmed to CNN. Investigators are looking into why the former footballer was treated at a house during his final days and whether his psychological state allowed him to make decisions of his own accord, as well as looking into a lack of treatment for his heart condition, among other things. Each of these elements is mentioned in the medical board report, which CNN obtained from a source working … [Read more...] about Diego Maradona was in agony for the 12 hours leading up to his death, says Argentine medical board
close Video Ultra-expensive medicine a desperate need for thousands of babies around the world FOX News correspondent Amy Kellogg investigates the concerning situation Imagine your child is dying. There's a drug that promises hope, promises to stop your baby's illness dead in its tracks. But this dream medicine is out of reach because it costs around $2 million, depending where you live. This is the story of many of parents of children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA), a rare motor neuron disease. Between one in 6,000 and 10,000 children born have the disorder in some form. More than two-thirds of diagnosed with the most common and serious derivation, SMA1, die before the age of 2, if left untreated — and treatment is complex. COLORADO HIKER WITH CORONAVIRUS-LIKE SYMPTOMS FOUND TO HAVE RARE, POSSIBLY LIFE-THREATENING DISEASE A new miracle gene therapy called Zolgensma is the most expensive medicine in the world. If you live in the … [Read more...] about Ultra-expensive medicine a desperate need for thousands of babies around the world
close Video Tucker: Nothing can prepare you for new CIA video 'Tucker Carlson Tonight' host says CIA has been embracing woke ideology for years If you’ve been on the internet this week, you’ve probably seen the CIA’s most recent recruiting video . If you haven’t seen it, there’s really nothing we can do to prepare you for the experience, except to tell you two things: first, it’s entirely genuine. This is not a hoax, or a deep fake, or the work of some demented comedic genius who’s set up a parody account on Twitter. No. This video is real. The second thing to know is that it’s from the CIA. That’s not the Culinary Institute of America, the people who teach baking and sushi preparation. No. That’s the Central Intelligence Agency, the guys who do waterboarding and subvert foreign elections. The CIA is the most heavily-armed, and supposedly the most sophisticated intelligence-gathering operation on the planet. And yet somehow, they produced this video, and … [Read more...] about Tucker Carlson: Is the CIA’s new wokeness virtue signaling or an attempt to infiltrate the American left?