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Understanding the history of schizophrenia

From diagnosis to treatment, understanding the history of schizophrenia can help us understand how this condition is viewed today. In 1900, Swiss psychiatrist Paul Eugen Bleuler coined the term “schizophrenia”. Derived from Greek roots, the word contains “schizo” which means “divided” and “phren”, which means “spirit”. According to the National …

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New target can help protect bones as we age

image: Dr Meghan McGee-Lawrence see Following Credit: Michael Holahan, Augusta University AUGUSTA, Georgia. (January 5, 2022) – Drugs we take like prednisone can weaken our bones, just like aging, and scientists working to prevent both have some of the first evidence that the best target may not be the logical …

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The Church of Alexandria inaugurates the Mardi Gras season on the feast of the Epiphany

On Sunday, the Church of St. Frances Cabrini celebrated the Epiphany which celebrates Jesus Christ and the visit of the Three Kings. According to the Holy Bible, the Three Wise Men, or Magi, gave Jesus Christ gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh after following the Star of Bethlehem to find …

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Tony Blair and Daniel Craig Join Scientists and Chief Medical Officers on UK Honor Roll

LONDON: Scientists and medical leaders who led Britain’s response to the pandemic were named knights on Friday in the country’s annual list of New Year’s honors, which recognized the achievements of hundreds of people, the star from James Bond Daniel Craig to teenage tennis star Emma Raducanu. Queen Elizabeth II …

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Covid-19 and Omicron News on New Years Eve: Live updates

Life was supposed to get back to normal this year. Instead, 2021 has turned into a sort of purgatory. But there are good reasons to hope 2022 will be better. As this year draws to a close, we want to revisit the pandemic arc – and look to the new …

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Ghislaine Maxwell convicted

Ghislaine Maxwell was convicted on Wednesday of sex trafficking charges, ending the federal case in which she was accused of aiding Jeffrey Epstein in his decade-long program of grooming and sexually assaulting girls aged Barely 14 years old. The Associated Press reported that Maxwell was convicted of five of the …

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A Study on the Health Information Needs of Women in the Age of Menopause | BMC Women’s Health

Demographic characteristics A total of 301 women aged 48 to 55 completed the questionnaire. The mean age of the participants was 51.5 ± 2.53 years. Just over half of the women were aged 48 to 51 (m= 152, 50.5%). Most of the participants were married (m= 226, 75%) and had …

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Sound in the new | The week

When we celebrate the arrival of the New Year, we are carrying on a tradition that dates back thousands of years. Here’s all you need to know. Who started the New Year? The early Egyptian, Babylonian, and Chinese civilizations all had rituals to mark the start of a new year. …

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The Lord of the Rings: How old is each member of the community?

At JRR Tolkien The Lord of the Rings, Frodo and the other Hobbits had some dramatic adventures before they even got to the Prancing Pony. Then, after one of the Nazgûl stabbed Frodo, the elven lord Glorfindel brought Frodo to Rivendell. In the adaptation of Peter Jackson, there were no …

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