Psychiatry News

Assessing Symptoms After 4 Weeks of Psychotherapy Helpful in Teens
Mindfulness, Stress Linked to Menopausal Symptoms
Medication Treatment for Substance Abuse Up in Facilities
Mandated Neonatal Abstinence Reporting Helps Quantify Cases
Frailty Could Increase Susceptibility for Dementia
FDA Down to 5 Weeks of Funding to Review New Drug Applications
Breast Cancer Patients Do Not Overreact to Genetic Testing
Adoption of Advanced Health IT Capabilities Inconsistent
Suicide Risk Up More Than Fourfold for Cancer Patients
Young-Onset Type 2 Diabetes Tied to Increased Hospitalization Risk
American College of Physicians Releases 7th Edition of Ethics Manual
Study Explores Influence of Genetics, Environment in Disease
Recalling Positive Memories May Cut Depression Risk for Teens
Opioids Now More Deadly for Americans Than Traffic Accidents
800-662-HELP Underappreciated in Media, General Population
Lack of Parent-Teen Agreement About Teen Suicidal Thoughts
Postpartum New-Onset Mental Illness Risk Up With IBD
Couples Intervention May Aid Partners of Diabetes Patients
Terrorist Attack Victims With PTSD Have Higher Cancer Risk
Drug Overdose Death Rate Increasing Among Middle-Aged Women
Prices Still Explain High U.S. Health Care Spending
Drug Repurposing May Provide More Psychiatric Tx Options
Private Equity Acquisition of Physician Practices Discussed
Many Medical Cannabis Users Drive While Under the Influence
Smartphone App Can Detect Early Signs of Opioid Overdose
Depression Tied to Worse Asthma Outcomes in Urban Teens
Increase in Brand-Name Drug Cost Mainly Due to Existing Drugs
Many Female Health Care Workers Live in Poverty
Psychotherapy May Reduce Frequency of Nonepileptic Seizures
Nine Cases of Wound Botulism ID'd in Injection Drug Users
Medical Marketing Has Increased in Past 20 Years
ACA Coverage Gains Could Erode Without Individual Mandate
Feeling Life Is Worthwhile Linked to Healthier Aging
Risk for Suicide Increased in Year After Cancer Diagnosis
More Comorbidities, Lower Mortality for Holocaust Survivors
Prenatal Valproate Exposure Linked to Increased ADHD Risk
Psychoeducational Intervention of Little Benefit in Breast Cancer
Functional Milestones Identified for Persons With Down Syndrome
Clinical Tool Rapidly Assesses Post-Intensive Care Syndrome
Antidepressant Use in Seniors Linked to Risk for Hip Fracture
One in 10 EMS Encounters for Involuntary Psychiatric Holds
Higher Risk for Depression, Anxiety Seen With Cerebral Palsy
Delayed School Start Shows Benefits for Teens
Toll on Health From Depression, Anxiety Akin to Smoking, Obesity
Low-Priced Generic Drugs Most Likely to Have Shortages
More Than Two-Thirds of Drug OD Deaths in 2017 Involved Opioids
More Americans Reporting Less Than Six Hours Sleep Per Night
Initiative Can Cut Gender Gap in Medical School Faculty Salaries
ACOG: Interpregnancy Period Should Maximize Women's Health
Incorrect Prescribing Alerts Common for Psychotropic Meds
A-Fib Risk Up for Antidepressant Users, but Higher Before Tx
Number of People With Dementia Rose Twofold From 1990 to 2016
Mental, Behavior, Developmental Disorders Up With Low-Income
Growth in Use of Telemedicine Seen From 2005 to 2017
Prevalence of Benzodiazepine Use 12.6 Percent in the United States
Affordable Care Act Sign-Ups Higher Than Expected
Restrictive, Obstructive Lung Disease Linked to Dementia Risk
Failure of Timely Stop to Certain Prescription Drugs Is Common
Cognitive Therapy Helps Reduce Anxiety in COPD Patients
Endocrine Tx Does Not Impair Neuropsychological Performance
Several Factors Tied to Early Readmission After Hip Fracture Sx
Hospitalizations Up for Homeless From 2007 to 2013
Exclusion of Doctors From Public Health Insurance Up 2007 to 2017
Psychosocial Factors Key in Peds Care for Special-Needs Kids
More U.S. Teens Are Vaping, but Use of Opioids, Alcohol Falling
Pediatricians Have Role in ID'ing Postpartum Depression
Risk for Later Suicide Up for Certain Youth Presenting to ED
Dementia Often Misclassified With Brief Cognitive Assessments
Persistent Discrimination ID'd Among Physician Mothers
Depressive Symptoms Up From Age 10 for Sexual-Minority Youth
Medication Errors Resulting in Death Most Common in Elderly
Dementia Risk Up in Women With Military-Linked Risk Factors
Patient-Reported Outcome Measures May Aid Communication
Antipsychotics Up Risk for Unexpected Death in Youths
Enrollment Under the Affordable Care Act Down From Last Year
2017 Saw Slowing in National Health Care Spending
CDC Identifies Drugs Frequently Involved in Drug Overdose Deaths
U.S. Medical Schools See Increase in Diversity
Paid Childbearing Policies Lacking for Residents
Consensus Decision Pathway Developed for Tobacco Cessation
HIT-Related Stress Linked to Burnout Among Physicians
Smoking Linked to Cognitive Dysfunction in Fibromyalgia
Most Insured Patients Not Using Online Portals
Patient Education Can Improve Chronic Disease Management
Infections Linked to Increased Later Risk for Mental Disorders
History of Partner Violence Tied to Menopause Symptoms
Few Physicians Work in Practices That Use Telemedicine
Many Patients Withhold Information From Clinicians
HHS Issues Draft Strategy for Reducing Health IT Burden
Use of Telemedicine Low for Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Prevalence of Ever-Diagnosed ASD 2.79 Percent in U.S. Children
Limiting Social Media May Improve Psychological Well-Being
Hypnotherapy Beats Education for Relief of IBS Symptoms
Increase Seen in Amphetamine, Opioid Use in Pregnant Women
For Teen Girls, Depression May Predict Subsequent Alcohol Use
Genetic Analysis Shows Higher BMI May Up Risk for Depression
CDC: U.S. Life Expectancy Decreased From 2016 to 2017
In-Person Social Contact Tied to Reduced Psychiatric Symptoms
ADHD Diagnosis, Treatment Up for August-Born Children
Amblyopia Linked to Lower Self-Perception in Children
Feature Tagging of Home Videos Promising in Autism Diagnosis
FDA: Kratom Products Have High Levels of Heavy Metals
FDA to Update Medical Device Approvals Process
Less Pediatric Screen Time Tied to Better Well-Being
Pregnancy-Associated Mortality Involving Opioids Up
Risks of Trazodone Similar to Those of Atypical Antipsychotics
Four Principles Underlie Patient and Family Partnership in Care
Prevalence of Eating Disorders 1.4 Percent in Preteens
ACA Coverage Substantial, but Did Not Impact Labor Markets
Estimated 2.5 Percent of U.S. Children Diagnosed With Autism
FDA Warns Two Companies About Bogus Opioid Addiction Treatment
Prenatal Nitric Oxide Exposure Linked to Higher Risk for Autism
Dementia Tied to Mortality in Older Adults With Down Syndrome
Opioid Misuse Varies With Sexual Orientation
Transcendental Meditation Benefits Veterans With PTSD
Rates of Mental Health Tx, Diagnosis Up for College Students
Drug Overdose Mortality Rates Highest in United States
CDC: 8.8 Percent Uninsured in U.S. in First Half of 2018
Name-Brand Medications Driving Spike in U.S. Drug Spending
Patient Experiences Shed Light on Diagnostic Errors
Mental Health Conditions, Suicide Up After Major Trauma
AMA to Collect Data on Suicide Among Doctors-in-Training
AHA: Cardiogenic Shock Ups Mortality in Takotsubo Syndrome
Repetitive Hits May Predispose Athletes to Concussion
Coordinated Care Needed for Cancer Survivors, Caregivers
CDC: Increases in Yoga, Meditation for Children in 2012-2017
Quitting Cannabis Tied to Improved Memory
Medicaid Expansion Approved in Three Republican-Leaning States
Naloxone Products Stay Effective Long After Expiration Date
Short Questionnaire IDs GI Disorders in Children With Autism
Happy Childhood Memories Associated With Better Health
Polygenic Risk Score Predicts Tx Response in Schizophrenia
Buprenorphine/Samidorphan Helpful in Refractory Depression
AAP Warns of Harms of Corporal Punishment for Children
Most Meds Affecting Neurotransmitters Not Linked to Autism Risk
AHA: Opioid Use Appears to Up Risk for Atrial Fibrillation
Sign-Up Season Begins on HealthCare.gov
U.S. Opioid Overdose Deaths Reach Record Number
Higher Serum Cortisol Level Linked to Lower Brain Volumes
AAP: More Children Visiting Pediatric EDs for Mental Health
Social Stigma Worsens Mental Health With Autism
Head and Neck Cancer Survivors Have Increased Suicide Risk
Plant-Based Diets Beneficial for Adults With Type 2 Diabetes
Financial Conflicts of Interest Prevalent Among CPG Authors
Opioid Use Often Persists in Workers' Compensation Claimants
Diagnoses, Treatment of Mental Health Conditions Up in College
Peer Support Aids Patients With T2DM, Depressive Symptoms
AMA Announces Initiative to Reinvent Physician Training
Mortality Among Young People Declined From 1999 to 2015
Guidelines Presented for Lumbar Puncture in Alzheimer's Dx
Odds of Overweight/Obesity Up for Children With Autism
Trump Administration Announces Plan to Cut Drug Prices
Alcohol Disorder Screening in Women Post-RYGB Inadequate
Giving Patients Treatment Choice Improves PTSD Outcomes
Neither Haloperidol, Ziprasidone Shortens Delirium in ICU
Half of Women to Develop Stroke, Dementia, or Parkinsonism
Pace of Change Has Accelerated in Alternative Payment Models
Arthritis in Adulthood Linked to Childhood Maltreatment
Most Supplements Contain Prohibited Stimulants
USPSTF Recommends Screening Women for Partner Violence
White House Unveils New Insurance Option for Small Firms
High Uptake, Acceptability of Rapid Fentanyl Test Strips
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