September 23, 2022

Hemp-Derived Delta-8 Skirts Marijuana Laws and Raises Health Concerns

(Kaiser Health News) – The FDA has issued warnings about the “serious health risks” of delta-8, citing concerns about the conversion process, and has received more than 100 reports of people hallucinating, vomiting, and losing consciousness, among other issues, after … Read More

September 23, 2022

U.N. Experts Find That War Crimes Have Been Committed in Ukraine.

(New York Times) – Russian soldiers have raped and tortured children in Ukraine, a United Nations-appointed panel of independent legal experts said in a damning statement on Friday that concluded war crimes had been committed in the conflict. A three-person … Read More

September 23, 2022

Shakeup with Optum’s Health Data Licensing Sparks an Outcry Among Scientists

(STAT News) – A move by Optum to change longstanding practices for licensing data to academic institutions has sparked an outcry among researchers, who argue the move will make accessing data so costly and difficult that universities will scale back … Read More