Tag Archives: School

Harvard Medical School professor discusses future of psychedelics

Interest in psychedelics as therapeutics has risen in recent years, spurred by studies that have found that the once-maligned drugs used in conjunction with therapy can help in the treatment of psychiatric patients. Amid a rush to commercialize a suite of newly developed products, Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) has begun a new Center for the… Read More »

Congratulations on getting accepted into medical school during an unprecedented application cycle

As a fortunate incoming medical student, I would like to congratulate my future physician colleagues on getting accepted into medical school during an unprecedented application cycle. This piece is dedicated to the members of the class of 2025. Like you, I worried about matriculating into the class of 2025 on top of all the challenges… Read More »

Mainstream school special needs classes head back to the classroom today

Pupils with special needs are returning to mainstream primary and secondary schools from today, as phased re-opening of schools is set to continue from next week. As part of the government’s plans to re-open schools in Ireland, special schools have been open at half or limited capacity since February 11. From next Monday, all pupils… Read More »

‘Magic School Bus’ author Joanna Cole dead at age 75

Author Joanna Cole, whose “Magic School Bus” books transported millions of young people on extraordinary and educational adventures, has died at age 75. Scholastic announced that Cole, a resident of Sioux City, Iowa, died Sunday. The cause was idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis. “Joanna Cole had the perfect touch for blending science and story,” Scholastic Chairman and… Read More »

Can you take eye drops to school

It is vital that medication is only administered by staff appropriately trained and competent to give it. In addition, make sure to always give it according to written medical instructions and with written consent from the parent or legal guardian. It explains how to keep to the legal requirements for giving medication in schools. Honest… Read More »