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Ketamine therapy treating depression and other mental health issues

The pandemic created an epidemic of depression.  But psychiatrists say ketamine is helping people much more than anti-depressants.

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Are Psychedelics the Future of Pain Relief?

  For more than 15 years, Ainslie Course suffered from one of the most intense pains known to humans: cluster headaches. Sometimes nicknamed “suicide headaches”,…

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Intervention: HEAVY Alcohol & Drug Addiction Takes Over Krystal’s Life After Traumatic Past | A&E

Krystal’s traumatic past has led her down a dark road and now a drug and alcohol addiction threatens her life in this clip from Season…

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Bodycam video: San Diego training officer saves deputy’s life after near-fatal fentanyl exposure

A San Diego County Sheriff’s Department deputy was processing narcotics during an arrest last month when he was exposed to fentanyl. Dramatic footage shows him…

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John Mulaney in rehab for cocaine and alcohol abuse

Comedian John Mulaney has checked into rehab for 60 days for alcohol and cocaine addiction. A source exclusively confirmed to Page Six that the 38-year-old…

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Overdose deaths far outpace COVID-19 deaths in San Francisco

Associated Press Sat, December 19, 2020, 1:07 PM CST SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A record 621 people died of drug overdoses in San Francisco so…

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Becoming an Addictions Counselor

Becoming an Addictions Counselor, Fourth Edition provides evidence-based findings, cutting-edge treatment techniques, and a focus on critical thinking to show future counselors how to respond…

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Listening to Ayahuasca: New Hope for Depression, Addiction, PTSD, and Anxiety

Used for thousands of years by indigenous tribes of the Amazon rain forest, the mystical brew ayahuasca is now becoming increasingly popular in the West….

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‘A Hail Mary’: Psychedelic Therapy Draws Veterans to Jungle Retreats

GIGANTE, Costa Rica — There was a ghostlike quality to Rudy Gonsior, an American former Special Forces sniper, on the morning he arrived at a…

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Kristen Johnston’s sister Julie Herschede dies after addiction battle

Suzy ByrneEditor, Yahoo Entertainment August 18, 2020, 12:27 PM CDT Kristen Johnston is mourning the loss of her younger sister, Julie Herschede. The Third Rock…

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