Healthcare – Biden takes action on federal marijuana convictions

The Trailer teaser The upcoming “Super Mario Bros. Movie” has been dropped and fans have already been split over some of the filmmaking decisions. Today in the health field, President Biden announced that he will pardon all federal offenses of petty marijuana possession and will also consider rescheduling the drug altogether. Plus: The CDC won’t … Read more

La Jolla Group offers a pickle ball tournament to support children’s mental health services

Looking to raise funds to expand child psychiatric services at Rady Children’s Hospital, the La Jolla Hospital Auxiliary Unit will present a pickle ball tournament dubbed “Dinking for Dollars” on Saturday, October 15. The event will be from 5-8:30 p.m. at Bobby Riggs Racket & Paddle, 875 Santa Fe Drive, Encinitas. It will feature tournament-style … Read more

CUIMC Update – October 6, 2022

CUIMC Update is a weekly electronic newsletter featuring the medical center news and the achievements of our faculty, staff and interns. Please send your news, honors and awards to cuimc_update@cumc.columbia.edu. Grants are provided by the Project Management Office funded. newsletter ICYMI: Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons 2022 State of the SchoolLast week, Katrina Armstrong, … Read more

The growing mental health care gap in Europe – POLITICO

This article is the product of a Politico working groupAnd the Presented by Janssen. Europe has to do some catching up when it comes to addressing unmet mental health needs. In many places, the rising demand for mental health care is overshadowing the services available, as the coronavirus pandemic has exposed and exacerbated a critical … Read more

Poll shows voters support Newsom’s mental health plan and bring back mandatory kindergarten

Sacramento – California voters strongly support Governor Gavin Newsom’s plan to create a New court system A new survey shows people who suffer from a combination of severe mental illness, homelessness and substance abuse, but split with the governor over requiring children to attend kindergarten. Newsom brought his sweeping power Community Assistance, Recovery and Empowerment … Read more

The many health benefits of chocolate, red wine and apple when consumed in appropriate quantities

Summary: Optimal intake of type B procyanidins, a class of polyphenols found in apples, cocoa, and red wine, is related to metabolism and hormone responses in the blood. source: Shibura Institute of Technology Type B procyanidins, made from oligomers of catechins, are a class of polyphenols found abundantly in foods such as cocoa, apples, grape … Read more

Who achieves the greatest fat reduction for obesity?

Post on PinterestWhen it comes to improving health, frequent high-intensity eating (HIIT) or time-restricted eating may not be as effective on its own. Nastasek / Getty Images Previous studies have shown that time-restricted eating (TRE) and high-intensity interval training (HIIT) in isolation can reduce cardiac metabolic risks in overweight or obese individuals. A recent randomized … Read more

Victims of sexual violence are often left with exorbitant medical bills after emergency care

Experts say sexual violence survivors can often face exorbitant medical bills when seeking emergency care, a factor that may deter many people from seeking treatment. Sexual violence survivors are charged nearly $4,000 in medical bills, on average, after seeking emergency care after an assault, according to the recent study Published in the New England Journal … Read more