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Remdesivir, tested at Stanford Medicine, becomes first FDA-authorized COVID-19 treatment – Stanford Medical Center Report

Email Tweet Remdesivir, tested at Stanford Medicine, becomes first FDA-authorized COVID-19 treatment Stanford Medicine researchers who participated in two separate clinical trials are encouraged by data indicating that remdesivir can treat COVID-19. May 3 2020 Neera Ahuja Results from two eagerly awaited clinical trials of the experimental anti-viral drug remdesivir showed it is effective against… Read More »

5 Medical Marijuana Myths Debunked

5 Medical Marijuana Myths Debunked 5 Medical Marijuana Myths Debunked : Once associated with criminal gangs and shabby-looking people selling and buying it in dark alleys, the use of cannabis is becoming more acceptable and less taboo. Now, two out of every three Americans support its legalization. Already, many states, led by Colorado, have decriminalized its… Read More »

Medical News Today: Sugar alters brain chemistry after only 12 days

New research in pigs finds that sugar intake alters the reward-processing circuitry of the brain in a similar way to addictive drugs. Whenever we learn something new or experience something pleasurable, our brain’s reward system becomes activated. With the help of natural brain chemicals, several brain areas communicate with each other to help us learn… Read More »