‘I Want to Reset My Brain’: Female Veterans Turn to Psychedelic Therapy
Traumatized by war and sexual assaults, some U.S. veterans and veterans ’ spouses are seeking help in a Mexican clinic that treats depression and addiction with potent hallucinogens like toad poison. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Ernesto Londo ño and Meridith Kohut Tags: Psychedelic and Hallucinogenic Drugs Veterans Nemeroff, Charles B United States Defense and Military Forces Mental Health and Disorders Therapy and Rehabilitation Alternative and Complementary Medicine Mexico Dr. Martin Polanco Post-Trau Source Type: news

Forest Service officials are hitting a pause on prescribed fires after a New Mexico burn escaped containment
#forestservice #newmexico (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Federal judge blocks for now Biden administration from lifting Title 42
A federal judge in Louisiana has for now blocked the Biden administration from ending a Trump-era pandemic restriction, known as Title 42, at the US-Mexico border, thwarting plans to terminate the... #usmexico (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 20, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Amid baby formula shortage, mothers express fear, one receiving product from Mexico
New Jersey mothers share concerns amid baby formula shortage. #newjersey #mexiconewjersey (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

$121.5M settlement in New Mexico clergy sex abuse scandal
One of the oldest Catholic dioceses in the United States has announced a settlement agreement to resolve a bankruptcy case in New Mexico that resulted from a clergy sex abuse scandal (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

One month in, New Mexico's largest-ever fire fuels anger and despair
#newmexico (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

A Drug Smuggling Tunnel Was Discovered Connecting San Diego Warehouse to Mexico
Tunnel has ventilation, electricity and rail system; authorities charge six people for conspiracy to distribute cocaine #drugsmugglingtunnel #mexicotunnel #cocainetunnel #sandiegowarehouse (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Feds find major drug-smuggling tunnel at US-Mexican border
A major drug smuggling tunnel was shut down by the feds Friday, and more than 1,700 pounds of cocaine seized as part of the investigation. The tunnel was found at the US-Mexican border in a warehou… #usmexican #cocaine #feds #drugsmugglingtunnel (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 17, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experience with mentors inspires Mayo Clinic fellow to help other medical trainees
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — As a medical student in Mexico, Paola Suarez-Meade, M.D., wanted a career that included research and clinical work. But among her teachers, the most common career paths involved making a choice: treat patients or study disease. A fascination with stem cells prompted her to seek out a research op portunity in the U.S. with neurosurgeon Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, M.D., who runs the Brain Tumor Stem Cell Laboratory at Mayo Clinic. Observing his work—treating patients… (Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News)
Source: Mayo Clinic Florida News - May 17, 2022 Category: Hospital Management Source Type: news

The wildfires burning in the Southwest are bad but 'not unprecedented'
Experts say the Southwestern U.S. is drier than it's been in some 1,200 years, which is one of, but not the only, drivers of the large infernos burning in New Mexico. (Image credit: New Mexico National Guard via AP) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Kirk Siegler Source Type: news

New Mexico marks record with massive wildfire
A monster blaze churning in northern New Mexico for more than a month has blackened enough acreage to earn a place in the state’s record books #recordbooks #newmexico (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Ibogaine: Busting Myths With Beond ’s Dr. Felipe Malacara
At Beond, an ibogaine treatment center in Canc ún, Mexico, the aim is to eliminate risks to patients through personalized medical care, offered by a team of doctors and nurses who have been working with the substance for decades. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - May 16, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Amanda Siebert, Contributor Tags: Vices /vices Lifestyle /lifestyle Innovation /innovation Healthcare /healthcare Editors' Pick editors-pick Source Type: news

Caregiver characteristics of adults with acute traumatic brain injury in the United States and Latin America - Juengst SB, Perrin PB, Klyce DW, O'Neil-Pirozzi TM, Herrera S, Wright B, Lengenfelder J, Lercher K, Callender L, Arango-Lasprilla JC.
OBJECTIVES: To compare characteristics of caregivers of adults with acute traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the U.S. and Latin America (Mexico and Colombia). DESIGN: Secondary data analysis of two cohorts. Cohort 1: English-speaking caregivers of adu... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Burnout syndrome and related factors in Mexican police workforces - Torres-Vences IN, P érez-Campos Mayoral E, Mayoral M, Pérez-Campos EL, Martínez-Cruz M, Torres-Bravo I, Alpuche J.
Burnout (BO) is a response to prolonged exposure to work-related stressors characterized by emotional exhaustion (EE), depersonalization (DP), and reduced personal accomplishment (PA). The police working environment includes continued critical life-threate... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Age at arrival and depression among Mexican immigrant women in Alabama: the moderating role of culture - Andrews C, Oths KS, Dressler WW.
Mexican-born women in the U.S. are at high risk of depression. While acculturation is the primary analytical framework used to study immigrant mental health, this research suffers from (1) a lack of specificity regarding how cultural models of living and b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 16, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news