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Queen’s University begins ‘cutting edge’ psychedelic research

Use of psychedelic drugs to treat serious illnesses a rapidly developing area of research internationally Queen’s University is embarking on building a research collaborative to study the efficacy and use of psychedelic drugs on people dealing with serious illnesses, such as post-traumatic stress syndrome (PTSD) and severe depression. The research

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Queen’s students hope to raise awareness on homelessness through ‘Their Stories’

Editorial note: Last week, we ran an article entitled ‘She’s a statistic, until you meet her,’ an article speaking with a woman on the streets of downtown Kingston. After doing so, we were contacted by Sven Buening, a student from Germany currently studying at Queen’s University. He told us he

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Addiction and Mental Health Services offering support to the community

Everyone reacts and deals with tragic events in their own way, and Addiction and Mental Health Services (AMHS) of Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFLA) are offering support to those in the community. The following is a message from AMHS-KFLA: Events like yesterday’s can have an effect that ripples beyond

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Kingston athletes to compete for Canada at 2019 Warrior Games in Tampa

  Three athletes from Kingston will be representing Canada at the 2019 Department of Defense (DoD) Warrior Games from Friday, June 21, 2019 to Sunday, June 30, 2019 in Tampa Bay, Florida. Created in 2010, the Warrior Games were designed to introduce wounded, ill, and injured service members and veterans

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Charity walk aims to raise funds to provide much-needed Dog Guides

  The only thing better than a nice walk in the spring is a nice walk in the spring that raises funds for an important cause — and an upcoming event offers Kingstonians the opportunity to do just that! Kingston will be hosting the 2019 Pet Valu Walk for Dog

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Paramedic Ride 2018 comes to Kingston

In cities and towns all across the world, paramedics help save lives, every day of the year. Here in Canada, once annually, the Paramedic Ride takes place, not only strengthening the paramedic community, but also shedding light and paying respect to those paramedics who have lost their lives in the

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