Psychiatry News

Private Insurers Pay 241 Percent of What Medicare Would Pay
Many Lives Could Be Saved if All Hospitals Had Grade A Rating
Study Describes TBI Caregiver QOL Measurement System
Heroin Overdose ED Visits Decreased From 2017 to 2018
More U.S. Adults Show Signs of Despair As They Enter Middle Age
Americans Increasingly Open About Mental Health
Recs Updated for TB Screening, Treatment in Health Care Workers
Cannabis Legalization Not Tied to Higher Health Care Utilization
Risk for Miscarriage Up With Benzodiazepine Use in Early Pregnancy
Healthy Lifestyle Recommended for Reducing Dementia Risk
Computer-Based Training Studied in Children With Fragile X Syndrome
Worldwide Prevalence of Eating Disorders Increased Since 2000
Thyroid Hormones Not Endorsed for Subclinical Hypothyroidism
Mindful Music Listening Aids Cognitive Recovery After Stroke
U.S. Parents Worried About Child's Communication Skills
Patients Find Note Reading Important for Health Management
Higher Risk for Cancer, Mortality Seen With Pediatric-Onset IBD
Adverse Childhood Experiences Linked to Worse Lupus Outcomes
Fatal Overdoses Reduced With Pharmacist Dispensation of Naloxone
Health Professionals Supportive of Medicinal Cannabis
Suicide Attempts by Self-Poisoning Have Increased in Teens
Doctors Aware of Patient Difficulties Affording Medical Care
2018 Saw More Employed Physicians Than Self-Employed
Higher Risk for Mental Disorders Seen in Patients With Psoriasis
CDC: Uninsurance Levels Did Not Change Significantly in 2018
Prices Will Soon Be Included in TV Drug Ads
Alcohol Consumption Per Capita Increasing Among Adults
In 2015 to 2016, 45.8 Percent of U.S. Population Used Rx Drugs
External Reference Pricing Could Cut Drug Costs in U.S.
Efforts Needed to Ensure Publication of All Trials
Recommendations Issued for Treating Tourette Syndrome
Diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorders Reliable in Toddler Years
Positive Emotion Intervention Cuts Caregiver Stress
Children With Chronic Illness Can Have Normal Life Satisfaction
More Than Half of U.S. Adults Have Medical Financial Hardship
Cocaine-, Psychostimulant-Involved Death Rates Increasing
New Drugs May Influence Social Behaviors in Those With Autism
Living Alone Tied to Increased Risk for Mental Disorders
FDA Puts Tough Warning Label on Ambien, Lunesta, Other Sleep Aids
Cognitive Function Does Not Predict Pediatric Bariatric Surgery Outcome
Mental Health Treatment, Diagnoses Up in Military Children
Texting Program May Improve Schizophrenia Outcomes
Poll: Americans Among Most Stressed People in the World
Work Stress, Impaired Sleep Tied to CVD Risk in Workers With HTN
Combo Nicotine Replacement Tx Ups Success in Quitting Smoking
Psychostimulant Use Pervasive in Young Adults' Fatal Strokes
Gender Differences Seen in Adverse Drug Reactions
Children With ADHD May Have Higher Risk for Poor Diet
Many With Chronic Pain Achieve Remission From Suicidality
WHO: No More Than One Hour of Screen Time a Day for Young Children
U.S. Death Rate From Drug Poisoning Up for Teens, Young Adults
1998 to 2015 Saw Increase in Outpatient Depression Treatment
CDC Provides Clarification of Opioid Prescribing Guideline
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Aids Irritable Bowel Symptoms
Video Games Appear Not to Harm Boys' Social Development
Speech-Based Algorithm Helps ID Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
Diminished HRQOL More Likely Among Transgender Adults
FDA Approves Marketing of First Device to Treat ADHD
Increased Screen Time in Preschool Tied to Worse Inattention
FDA Approves First Generic Nasal Spray Against Opioid Overdose
Naltrexone Implant Helps HIV Patients Prevent Opioid Relapse
Loan Forgiveness, Educational Debt May Affect Practice Patterns
National Hand Hygiene Initiative Successful in Australia
Group, Telephone, Guided CBT Treatment Effective for Depression
Anti-Inflammatory Add-On May Be Beneficial for Depression
Sixty People Charged in Massive Opioid Painkiller Investigation
Perinatal Complications Tied to Childhood Social Anxiety
Sensory Sensitivity Tied to Constipation in Young Children
About One-Quarter of Seniors Store Firearms Unlocked, Loaded
One in Three U.S. Adults Aged 35 to 44 May Have Drinking Problem
Sleep Myths Are Commonly Circulated
Hand Hygiene Compliance Poor in Task Transitions
Intensive BP Lowering May Up Cognitive Decline in Elderly
Mixed Effects Observed for Workplace Wellness Program
Trigeminal Nerve Stimulation Beats Sham Tx for Peds ADHD
Barriers to Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Should Be Addressed
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Effective for Prenatal Insomnia
Low Scam Awareness May Indicate Alzheimer Risk in Seniors
Standardizing Demographics Ups Accuracy of Patient Matching
Telehealth Video Visits Risk Fragmenting Care
New Scale Helps Identify More Serious Cases of Mononucleosis
Daily Dose of Nature Cuts Stress Hormone Levels
Daily Cannabis Use More Common in Distressed Individuals
In Pregnancy, Buprenorphine Use Up, Methadone Use Down
Mindfulness Yoga Aids Patients With Parkinson Disease
CDC: Prevalence of Autism at Age 4 Years Increasing
Stress-Related Disorders Associated With Increased CVD Risk
Domestic Responsibilities Tied to Physician Mothers' Satisfaction
DLQI With 'Not Relevant' Answers May Underrate Psoriasis Severity
Caregiving for Older Cancer Patients Takes Emotional Toll
Verubecestat, Atabecestat Not Beneficial for Preventing Alzheimer Disease
People With Obesity Are Blatantly Dehumanized
Many NPs Unable to Prescribe Meds to Treat Opioid Addiction
High Response Seen for All Hep C Tx Models in Injection Drug Users
Suicide-Related ED Visits Increased in Children From 2007 to 2015
Alcohol, Drug Misuse Tied to Long-Term Health Problems
Draft Recommendation Promotes Screening Women for Anxiety
Health Issues Prevalent Across BMI Classes for Obese Children
Pregnancy History Not Likely Tied to Later Cognitive Function
Depressive Symptoms May Up Risk for Death in HIV+ Veterans
FDA: High Levels of Heavy Metals Found in Kratom Products
Amyloid PET Linked to Changes in Management for MCI, Dementia
Americans Borrowed $88 Billion in Past Year to Pay for Health Care
Over-the-Counter Meds Save Health Care System Money
Reduction in Autism Diagnoses Observed With DSM-5
Doctors Unclear on Legal Obligations in Caring for Patients With Disability
High Prenatal Omega-6:Omega-3 Ratio Linked to ADHD at Age 7
Questions Remain About Safety of Parkinson Disease Psychosis Drug
Recommendations Presented on Genetic Testing in Psychiatry
Doctors With Malpractice Claims More Likely to Leave Medicine
Nonsurgical Brain Stimulation Beneficial in Major Depressive Episodes
Maltreatment in Childhood May Affect Course of Adult Depression
Douglas County, Colorado, Ranked as Healthiest Community
Smoking Seems Not to Be Linked to Increased Dementia Risk
Digital Intervention Ups Socialization in Children With Autism
2019 Residency Match Day Was Largest in History
Stricter Gun Laws Tied to Safer High Schools
Many Patients Still Employ Strategies to Reduce Prescription Drug Costs
Prenatal Pesticide Exposure Linked to Increased Risk for Autism
Recent Increase Reported in Drug Overdose Deaths Involving Fentanyl
Three Factors Predict Psych Events With Drugs for Smoking Cessation
In Youth With ADHD, New-Onset Psychosis Up With Amphetamines
Antiepileptic Drugs Not Tied to Dementia Risk
Overall, Physicians Are Happy and Enjoy Their Lives
Daily Cannabis Use May Up Risk for Developing Psychotic Disorder
FDA: First Treatment Approved Specifically for Postpartum Depression
Average of 8.8 Inactive Ingredients Found in Oral Medications
2011 to 2015 Saw Increase in Psychiatric ED Visits for Youth
Physician Burnout Rate Increased From 2014 to 2017
Mental Health Issues Have Risen in Teens, Young Adults
E-Cigarettes May Threaten Goal of Achieving Tobacco Endgame
CDC: 2000 to 2017 Saw Increase in Mortality Due to Dementia
Head of National Cancer Institute Named Acting FDA Commissioner
Prediagnosis Psychiatric Care Linked to Worse Cancer Mortality
CDC: Most Americans Report Excellent, Good Health
Acupressure Reduces Lasting Symptoms in Breast Cancer Survivors
Dual Receipt of Opioids Tied to Increased Risk for OD Death
Anxiety, Depression More Likely for Adults With Atopic Dermatitis
Dasotraline Promising for the Treatment of ADHD in Children
Mental Health Symptoms Common After Mild Brain Injury
Few Seniors Receive Regular Brief Cognitive Assessments
FDA Approves Ketamine-Like Drug for Severe Depression
Studies Look at Ways to Reduce Depressive Episodes in Obese
FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb Resigns
MMR Not Linked to Autism in Danish Cohort Study
Multidimensional Approach Cuts Unneeded Drug-Drug Interaction Alerts
Poll: Many Older Adults Report Feeling Lonely, Isolated
FDA Warns Americans Not to Buy Drugs From Canadian Company
Drivers' Opioid Use Associated With Fatal Car Crashes
Heavy Smoking Linked to Damaged Spatial, Color Vision
AAD: Isotretinoin Exposure for Acne Not Linked to Depression Risk
Teens' Social Media Use Does Not Predict Later Depression
Mental Health Disorders Up After Head & Neck Cancer Diagnosis
Prenatal Vitamin Intake in Early Pregnancy May Cut Autism Risk
Green Space in Childhood Tied to Better Mental Health Later
Contributors to Delay of Multiple Sclerosis Diagnosis ID'd
Sertraline Tops CBT for Reducing Depression in Dialysis Patients
Atypical Temporal Work Patterns Linked to Depressive Symptoms
Program Aids Weight Loss in Patients With Mental Illness
Some Characteristics Unique to Depression Before, After Birth
2014 to 2017 Saw Improvement in Burnout for U.S. Physicians
Opioid-Related Mortality Up From 1999 to 2016 in Eastern U.S.
Nonmedical Rx Opioid Use in Teens Linked to Parental Use
Serious Medical Outcomes Reported With Kratom Exposure
Most Patients Do Not Disclose Complementary Medicine Use
National Health Spending Set to Increase 5.5 Percent Annually
Since Early 2000s, Overdose Death Rates Are Highest in U.S.
Guideline Covers Extracutaneous Manifestations of Psoriasis
Vertical Integration Has Little Impact on Quality Measures
Acupuncture Alleviates Moderate-to-Severe Menopause Symptoms
Many Experience Improvement in Sex Life After Bariatric Surgery
New Kaiser Permanente Medical School Plans to Waive Tuition
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