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  • Fighting schizophrenia with broccoli

    CBS News - There is a new study suggesting broccoli could be the key to fighting schizophrenia, that is according to researchers at Johns Hopkins University. They say an extract from the broccoli sprout could adjust a chemical imbalance found in the brain that is associated with schizophrenia.

  • Low-dose aspirin linked to bleeding in the skull, new report says

    CNN - “Clinicians should be very selective in prescribing aspirin for people without known cardiovascular disease,” Johns Hopkins cardiologist Dr. Roger Blumenthal said in a statement. “It’s much more important to optimize lifestyle habits and control blood pressure and cholesterol as opposed to recommending aspirin.”


2019 Science Writers' Boot Camp
Mysteries of the Mind - Understanding Mental Health and Addiction
Monday, June 10, 2019
The National Press Club, Washington, D.C.