A team of Johns Hopkins researchers is calling for magic mushrooms to be made legally available as medicine

Shutterstock A group of Johns Hopkins University scientists wrote in a recent journal article that psilocybin, the active ingredient in psychedelic magic mushrooms, has a low risk of harm and a high potential as a therapeutic drug.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 11th, 2018

Johns Hopkins Researchers Say "Magic Mushrooms" Should Be Decriminalized

Via The, Researchers from Johns Hopkins University recommended this week that psilocybin, the active ingredient in psychedelic mushrooms, be removed from the feder.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 3rd, 2018

Researchers think magic mushrooms could have the potential to treat depression

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Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2019

This is exactly how much the gender wage gap costs women over their careers

A new study at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine finds massive losses with single-digit pay gaps......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2019

Hopkins, Emocha win CDC funding to study effect of financial incentives on addiction recovery

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is putting $2.1 million behind a study to be conducted by Johns Hopkins researchers, using technology developed by a local startup. The study is designed to see if financial incentives improve t.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2019

Who died and made Tim Cook and Eddy Cue TV producers?

Some members of Apple’s team in Los Angeles began calling themselves “expensive NBC.”.....»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 24th, 2018

Woman Claims to Beat Cancer With Anti-angiogenic Diet and Reiki, and Harvard Scientists Want to Know More

Harvard researchers are interested in individuals who have made amazing cancer recoveries, such as those who use diets and alternative medicine......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 30th, 2018

British researchers just found a way to print 3D corneas that could save 15 million people from going blind

Image Point Fr/Shutterstock   A British team of university researchers have created the first ever 3D-printed human corneas. The corneas are made from a newly invented 'bio-ink' combining stem cells, alginate and collage.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 30th, 2018

World’s First Full Scrotum And Penis Transplant A Resounding Success

A team of doctors at Johns Hopkins University released a statement on Monday that they had successfully completed the world’s first total scrotum and penis transplant on a US milit.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 24th, 2018

US veteran who survived blast in Afghanistan receives first penis and scrotum transplant

A surgical team at the Johns Hopkins University performed the first penis and scrotum transplant on a US veteran. .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 23rd, 2018

New Study: Why Do Zebras Have Stripes?

A team of researchers conducted a series of interesting experiments to try to figure out why zebras have stripes all over their bodies. This question has been irritating many people since their childhood, but now a new study published i.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkFeb 21st, 2019

US Army Patents "Net Warhead" To Combat Drones

A team of Army researchers has designed a 40mm grenade round with a net embedded inside the warhead to take down enemy unmanned aerial vehicles, according to patent number 10,197,365. T.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeFeb 18th, 2019

Rethink, Renew: ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees to Rebrand Crypto Exchange

In a panel discussion on leadership at ethereum hackathon ETHDenver, Erik Voorhees – founder of cryptocurrency exchange platform ShapeShift –spoke frankly about the tough decisions both he and his team have made in recent months......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskFeb 17th, 2019

UK researchers are launching a trial looking at a cannabis-based therapy for Alzheimer’s

A research team at King’s College London is launching a Phase 2 trial of a cannabis-based therapy for the treatment of certain dementia symptoms, according to a Friday announcement by Alzheimer’s Research UK, which will be funding the study......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2019

Councilman says FC Cincinnati land agreement is a bad deal for the city

The land deal the city has struck with FC Cincinnati to pave the way for a Major League Soccer stadium in the West End is a bad one because most of the financial concessions the team has made represent money it would have owed the city anyway, Counc.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 11th, 2019

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital selects interim CEO

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital has selected the former present of Norton Children’s Hospital as its interim CEO. The hospital, which is under investigation for patient safety concerns after the Tampa Bay Times exposed a dramatic increa.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 8th, 2019

Hopkins students, faculty stage protest over ICE contracts

Johns Hopkins University students and faculty staged a walk out Wednesday morning protesting the school's contracts with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's Immigration and Customs Enforcement Agency. The walk out was expected to be the larg.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 6th, 2019

Wirecard says law firm found no findings of criminal misconduct

Wirecard on Monday said that an external law firm it brought in to investigate actions by a member of its finance team in Singapore made no conclusive findings of criminal misconduct by any employee of the company......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 4th, 2019

Why VC Firm Kleiner Perkins Wants to ‘Return to Its Roots’ With a New $600M Fund

Storied firm Kleiner Perkins wants to re-create the magic of the past with a new team and a new strategy. Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers is trying to re-brand into the Kleiner of the past. The storied venture firm announced it has .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 1st, 2019

Why Tilray Shares Are Jumping

Tilray shares jumped on Thursday after the firm made a couple updates to its business. First, Tilray announced that it has made a few additions to its global senior leadership team. Separately, the........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJan 31st, 2019

Johns Hopkins believes Newseum building will connect programs in Baltimore, D.C.

The university believes the renovated building will provide opportunities not only to students and faculty already in D.C., but to those in Baltimore as well, and raise the university to a new level of stature......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 26th, 2019