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State Rep Gerald Brady Arrested on Shoplifting Charges Soon After

Delaware state Representative Gerald Brady, who resigned last week, has been arrested in connection with two shoplifting incidents. Brady turned himself in to Newark, Delaware, police on Tuesday after incidents in December 2021 and earlier this month. The December incident, which was previously unreported, involved an unidentified man leaving an Acme Markets store without paying… Read More »

More veterans with PTSD will soon get help from service dogs Thank the

It’s supper time in the Whittier, California, home of Air Force Veteran Danyelle Clark-Gutierrez. Eagerly awaiting a bowl of kibble and canned dog food is Lisa, a three-year-old, yellow Labrador Retriever. Lisa almost dances with excitement, her nails clicking on the kitchen floor. In this moment, she appears more like an exuberant puppy than an… Read More »

Florida Veterans Group Gives Dog to 700th Service Member and First

An Oregon man has become the 700th retired service member and first Vietnam veteran to receive a service dog from K9s For Warriors, when he was joined Friday by his new pup, Loose. Lieutenant Colonel David Wood, 73, served in Vietnam and suffered a massive leg injury in 1968 during a firefight. He also tragically… Read More »

Florida could become latest state to study 'magic mushrooms' as mental

Two proposed companion bills in the Florida legislature would, if passed, direct the Florida Department of Health and and the Board of Medicine to study the therapeutic efficacy of three “alternative therapies,” MDMA, psilocybin (the substance found in “magic mushrooms”) and ketamine. The search for treatment of common mental health disorders, including depression, anxiety and post-traumatic stress disorder,… Read More »

COVID 19 death toll in the US surpassed 700000 following a surge in

The COVID-19 death toll in the US surpassed 700,000 on Friday, with approximately 2,000 new deaths being reported each day, according to data compiled by The New York Times. The emergence of the more-transmissible Delta variant fueled case surges throughout the summer, particularly in Southern states with low vaccination rates. From setting up patient overflow… Read More »

Nursing shortages post pandemic one predicts 'It's going to be a

DOYLESTOWN, Pa. — The panic has started again for nurses. After the first wave of the pandemic, there was a second, and now, 17 months after COVID-19 came to the United States, some nurses are experiencing post-traumatic stress disorder as patients begin to fill their emergency rooms and hospital beds with the delta variant.“Knowing that it’s… Read More »

Researchers Doubt That Certain Mental Disorders Are Disorders At All

What if mental disorders like anxiety, depression or post-traumatic stress disorder aren’t mental disorders at all? In a compelling new paper, biological anthropologists call on the scientific community to rethink mental illness. With a thorough review of the evidence, they show good reasons to think of depression or PTSD as responses to adversity rather than… Read More »

Some QAnon believers are being driven to violence Experts say mental

Anthony Beckett apologized to his pregnant girlfriend as he tried to force her head underwater.”I need to do this, I need to do this,” the soon-to-be father of three from Middlesbrough, England, told his stunned partner who was taking a bath, according to court documents seen by Insider. Beckett, who had become obsessed with the… Read More »

Man charged in US Capitol riot held a top secret security clearance since

Thomas Caldwell, who authorities believe holds a leadership role in the extremist group, worked as a section chief for the FBI from 2009 to 2010 after retiring from the Navy, his lawyer, Thomas Plofchan, wrote in a motion urging the judge to release him from jail while he awaits trial. The defense said Caldwell, who… Read More »