A Trump-era purge of military scientists at a…

Roxaanne | August 16, 2019 | 0

They’re members of a prestigious academic panel with top-secret clearances who’ve advised the Pentagon on some of America’s most vexing national security issues since the Cold War. Over 60 years, they’ve won 11 Nobel prizes and conducted hundreds of government studies. The advisory group, known as Jason, is a team of some 60 of America’s…

Were US diplomats attacked in Cuba? Brain study…

Roxaanne | August 16, 2019 | 0

Now, researchers are reporting results from the first brain-imaging studies of 40 of those diplomats, who were carefully examined by neurologists after returning home from Cuba. The study, appearing Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA, concludes that the diplomats experienced some kind of brain trauma. But the nature and cause of that trauma were not…

Far-Fetched Conspiracy Theories Are Not Always Far-Fetched

Roxaanne | August 16, 2019 | 0

In the Fall of 2016, over 20 individuals serving as diplomats in Havana, Cuba presented with complaints of hearing loss, dizziness, ringing in the ears (tinnitus), ear pain and pressure and subjective cognitive changes. The cause was unclear, but some had considered the incident related to a sonic attack triggering inner ear-related symptoms. Victims initially…

What a new study says about the 2017…

Roxaanne | August 16, 2019 | 0

A new study was released this morning on U.S. diplomats who the government says suffered unexplained health incidents in Havana in 2017. But a top Cuban doctor is calling the results into question. NBC’s Josh Lederman has more on Andrea Mitchell Reports.July 23, 2019

Cuba Mystery Deepens as Brain Scans Find Differences…

Roxaanne | August 16, 2019 | 0

Advanced brain scans found perplexing differences in U.S. diplomats who say they developed concussion-like symptoms after working in Cuba, a finding that only heightens the mystery of what may have happened to them, a new study says. Extensive imaging tests showed the workers had less white matter than a comparison group of healthy people and…

Were US diplomats attacked in Cuba? Brain study…

Roxaanne | August 15, 2019 | 0

Now, researchers are reporting results from the first brain-imaging studies of 40 of those diplomats, who were carefully examined by neurologists after returning home from Cuba. The study, appearing Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA, concludes that the diplomats experienced some kind of brain trauma. But the nature and cause of that trauma were not…

Were US diplomats attacked in Cuba? Brain study…

Roxaanne | August 14, 2019 | 0

Now, researchers are reporting results from the first brain-imaging studies of 40 of those diplomats, who were carefully examined by neurologists after returning home from Cuba. The study, appearing Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA, concludes that the diplomats experienced some kind of brain trauma. But the nature and cause of that trauma were not…

Were US diplomats attacked in Cuba? Brain study…

Roxaanne | August 13, 2019 | 0

Now, researchers are reporting results from the first brain-imaging studies of 40 of those diplomats, who were carefully examined by neurologists after returning home from Cuba. The study, appearing Tuesday in the medical journal JAMA, concludes that the diplomats experienced some kind of brain trauma. But the nature and cause of that trauma were not…