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Psilocybin and How Psilocybin Improves Your Brain

What is psilocybin

What is psilocybin Psilocybin is a hallucinogenic substance obtained from certain types of mushrooms that are indigenous to tropical and subtropical regions of South America, Mexico, and the United States. These mushrooms typically contain 0. 2 to 0.4 percent psilocybin and a trace amount of psilocyn, another hallucinogenic substance. Both ...

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What are Opiates

What are Opiates

What are Opiates Opiates are a group of drugs that are used for treating pain. They are derived from opium which comes from the poppy plant. Opiates go by a variety of names including opiates, opioids, and narcotics. The term opiates is sometimes used for close relatives of opium such ...

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Depression

depression Symptoms & Types

Depression Symptoms & Types Depression is a common and serious medical illness that negatively affects how you feel, the way you think and how you act. Fortunately, it is also treatable. It causes feelings of sadness and a loss of interest in activities once enjoyed. It can lead to a ...

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Oxycodone Dangerous and Effects of Oxycodone Abuse

Oxycodone Dependence and Dangerous

Oxycodone Dependence and Dangerous Oxycodone is an opioid pain medication. An opioid is sometimes called a narcotic. Oxycodone is used to treat moderate to severe pain. Oxycodone extended-release is used for around-the-clock treatment of pain. This form of oxycodone is not for use on an as-needed basis for pain. Oxycodone ...

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What is Malnutrition

Malnutrition

Malnutrition A malnourished person finds that their body has difficulty doing normal things such as growing and resisting disease. Physical work becomes problematic and even learning abilities can be diminished. For women, pregnancy becomes risky and they cannot be sure of producing nourishing breast milk. Causes of Malnutrition A condition ...

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What Are Nutrients?

What Are Nutrients

What Are Nutrients Nutrients are molecules in food that all organisms need to make energy, grow, develop, and reproduce. Nutrients are digested and then broken down into basic parts to be used by the organism. There are two main types of nutrients, macro nutrients and micro nutrients. The three main ...

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Autism

Autism

Symptoms of Autism Autism is a neuro developmental disorder characterized by impaired social interaction,verbal and non-verbal communication, and restricted and repetitive behavior. Autism affect one out of every 68 children in the U.S. They occur more often among boys than girls. Parents usually notice signs in the first two years ...

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What is a lung transplant?

Lung Transplant

Lung Transplant A lung transplant is an effective treatment for disease that has destroyed most of the lungs’ function. For people with severe lung disease, a transplant can bring back easier breathing and provide years of life. However, lung transplant surgery has major risks and complications are common. When a ...

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Chemotherapy

What Is Chemotherapy

What Is Chemotherapy Chemotherapy is a treatment for cancer that uses powerful drugs to destroy cancer cells. Unlike radiation or surgery, which target specific areas, chemo can work throughout your body. It targets cells that grow and divide quickly, as cancer cells do. But it can also affect some fast-growing ...

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Drug Overdose Overview

Drug Overdose

Drug Overdose An overdose means having too much of a drug (or combination of drugs) for your body to be able to cope with. There are a number of signs and symptoms that show someone has overdosed, and these differ with the type of drug used. All drugs can cause ...

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