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The Science Behind Your Coffee Addiction
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The Science Behind Your Coffee Addiction

First of all, do you just love coffee, or do you actually just love the caffeine?  It’s easy to forget that caffeine is a drug, and is the most popular drug on the market.  Heck, it’s found in tea, coffee, many soda pops, energy drinks, energy bars, chocolate, Midol, other […]

Women Have Been Displaying Symptoms of PTSD After Miscarriages
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Women Have Been Displaying Symptoms of PTSD After Miscarriages

In early November, many news outlets started to talk about how PTSD (or Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) effects women who have suffered through miscarriages.  According to the Daily Mail, at the Imperial College in London found that 45% of women who had suffered miscarriages displayed symptoms of Post Traumatic Stress […]

Lupus Harms More African Women than We Thought
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Lupus Harms More African Women than We Thought

The autoimmune disease, Lupus, has garnered more attention in the news as of late.  Part of this is because African Women have become more aware of the affect Lupus has on their population.  The initial thought was that Lupus, and other autoimmune diseases, were uncommon, even rare, in African countries.  […]

Medical Students Have High Rates of Depression
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Medical Students Have High Rates of Depression

In early December 2016, report after report about medical students suffering depression came to light.  TIME magazine covered it on their website, as well as Psychiatry Advisor, and many other places.  Mental illness as a whole has become a very hot topic as of late, as well as trying to […]