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FDA OKs ADHD Generics; Flotation Therapy; Civilians Respond to Distress Calls

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 30, 2023
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GOP Presidential Candidates Offer Varying Views on Federal Abortion Ban

But Wednesday's 2-hour debate contained few other mentions of health policy

Aug 24, 2023
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Postpartum Dads; Obits Now Naming Suicide; N.J. Doubles Involuntary Hold Time

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 23, 2023
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Opinion
Why the 'Stages of Grief' Need to Be Retired

They were never intended to be prescriptive

Aug 20, 2023
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Long COVID Cognitive Research Needs an Overhaul, Task Force Says

Expert group issues recommendations for future studies

Aug 18, 2023
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Experts Warn on Mixing New Alzheimer's Drug and Antidepressants

Patients starting SSRIs and lecanemab may warrant close monitoring

Aug 18, 2023
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Few Early Alzheimer's Patients Qualify for Lecanemab

Inclusion and exclusion criteria whittle down pool of eligible treatment candidates

Aug 16, 2023
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Suicides Hit Record High; Research Death Investigation; $43M ADHD Settlement

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 16, 2023
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Physically Assaulted Kids See Double the Risk of Mental Illness

Diagnosis of a new mental health disorder greatest in the year after assault

Aug 16, 2023
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Opinion
Sending Out an SOS: Science of Suicide

A brief, but important, call to action

Aug 16, 2023
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Nurse-Delivered Sleep Restriction Therapy Reduced Insomnia Symptoms

The cost-effective program has the potential to make insomnia treatment widely available

Aug 15, 2023
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Does Kratom Need Tighter Regulation?

Efforts to regulate or ban the drug have fizzled, leaving it in purgatory

Aug 14, 2023
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COVID's Heart Damage; Watchdog Halts Psych Trials; Double-Check That Soft-Serve

Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by MedPage Today staff

Aug 11, 2023
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Social Anxiety Nasal Spray Win; Racemic Ketamine vs Esketamine; Is AI Pro-Anorexia?

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 09, 2023
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