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Antipsychotic Tied to Weight Gain, Higher Cholesterol

Antipsychotic Tied to Weight Gain, Higher Cholesterol

Increases in use of the antipsychotic risperidone (Risperdal) are associated with small dose-related increases in both weight and blood cholesterol levels, new research suggests. Investigators analyzed 1-year data for more than 400 patients who were taking risperidone and/or its metabolite paliperidone (Invega). Results showed increments of 1 mg of risperidone-equivalent doses were associated with an …

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Lia Thomas: Didn't transition to gain advantage

Lia Thomas: Didn’t transition to gain advantage

Two months after becoming the first transgender athlete to win an NCAA Division I national championship, former University of Pennsylvania swimmer Lia Thomas pushed back on some of the criticism she received during the 2021-22 season in an exclusive interview with ABC News and ESPN. Thomas, who declined all interview requests during the NCAA swimming …

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Neuroscientists gain a deeper understanding of how LSD affects molecular brain activity

Neuroscientists gain a deeper understanding of how LSD affects molecular brain activity

The dopaminergic system appears to play an important but overlooked role in LSD’s effects on consciousness, according to new research published in the journal Psychopharmacology. The findings provide new insight into the neurophysiological mechanisms responsible for the unique effects of psychedelic drugs. “Psychedelic research is back and making up for lost time after a long …

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Stock Market Rallies As Retail Sales Rise; Walmart Disappoints; Chip Stocks Gain

Stock Market Rallies As Retail Sales Rise; Walmart Disappoints; Chip Stocks Gain

The stock market rallied Tuesday after retail sales rose and investors waited for comments from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell that may provide clues on restraining inflation. Several semiconductor stocks bounced after a research report came out. X Indexes bounced from a morning fade. By early afternoon trading, the Nasdaq composite jumped 2% and the S&P …

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