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Addiction Tx With Ketamine; Kratom Censure; Gambling Teens - MedPage Today

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 14:30
Addiction Tx With Ketamine; Kratom Censure; Gambling Teens  MedPage Today

Not so surprising: chronic physical conditions upped risk for chronic mental health conditions by 50% in kids. (Pediatrics). A single IV infusion of ketamine helped ...

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Senators question FAA nominee on whistleblower retaliation lawsuit - CNN

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 13:47
Senators question FAA nominee on whistleblower retaliation lawsuit  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Federal Aviation Administration is under fire from two Democratic senators after the nominee left ...

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Mississippi fights lawsuit over reliance on mental hospitals - ABC News

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 11:38
Mississippi fights lawsuit over reliance on mental hospitals  ABC News

As the federal government tries to compel Mississippi to give mentally ill people more options to get the treatment they need in their own communities, the ...

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Gone to pot: Leading psychiatrist on the cannabis debate - Irish Examiner

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 11:30
Gone to pot: Leading psychiatrist on the cannabis debate  Irish Examiner

Psychiatrist Brendan Kelly says the majority of research shows an association between cannabis use and a range of psychological problems, including anxiety, ...

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Closing the mental health treatment gap in Central Asia - World Health Organization

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 11:25
Closing the mental health treatment gap in Central Asia  World Health Organization

Countries in central Asia, including Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan are embarking on fundamental mental health system reforms to ...

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Suicide Attempt Linked With Genetic Depression Liability | Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network - Psych Congress Network

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 10:10
Suicide Attempt Linked With Genetic Depression Liability | Psychiatry & Behavioral Health Learning Network  Psych Congress Network

A genetic liability for major depression increases a patient's risk for attempting suicide regardless of psychiatric disorder diagnoses, according to a genome-wide ...

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Bipolar: Experts urge better initial care - Medical News Today

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 08:04
Bipolar: Experts urge better initial care  Medical News Today

Specialists reveal that people with bipolar disorder have to wait for a long time for a diagnosis, and that they fail to receive appropriate initial care.

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Bipolar treatment can be improved – by focusing less on antidepressants and more on lithium - The Conversation UK

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-06-26 07:30
Bipolar treatment can be improved – by focusing less on antidepressants and more on lithium  The Conversation UK

Treatment needs to focus on fewer antidepressants, more lithium and supportive group education.

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Mother found guilty of complicity over fatal abuse of girl - The Mainichi

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 23:51
Mother found guilty of complicity over fatal abuse of girl  The Mainichi

CHIBA, Japan (Kyodo) -- A 32-year-old woman was sentenced Wednesday to 30 months in prison, suspended for five years with probation, for complicity in her ...

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Pop star Halsey said she wrote her forthcoming album in a manic state. Here's what that means. - INSIDER

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 14:49
Pop star Halsey said she wrote her forthcoming album in a manic state. Here's what that means.  INSIDER

In an interview for Rolling Stone magazine's June cover story, singer Halsey said she created much of her forthcoming album during a manic episode of bipolar ...

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Smart diaper spots UTIs, study supports BYOD for member engagement and more digital health news briefs - MobiHealthNews

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 13:13
Smart diaper spots UTIs, study supports BYOD for member engagement and more digital health news briefs  MobiHealthNews

Smart diaper detects UTIs. Purdue University researchers have developed a disposable, urinary tract infection-detecting sensor that is self-powered and can be ...

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Why Californians With Severe Mental Illness Are Caught Cycling From Prison To The Streets - KPCC

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 08:00
Why Californians With Severe Mental Illness Are Caught Cycling From Prison To The Streets  KPCC

There's an acoustic guitar propped up near the center of Audrey Woolfolk's living room. It seems out of place against the floral and lace decor, but Woolfolk likes ...

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Police say Delaware man wore tactical gear, posed as officer - Washington Post

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 07:56
Police say Delaware man wore tactical gear, posed as officer  Washington Post

Police arrested a Delaware man who they say posed as a police officer, wore tactical gear and mounted flashing lights on his car.

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Sound Pharmaceuticals announces positive topline results from the SPI-1005 Phase 2b Meniere's Disease clinical trial - P&T Community

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 07:00
Sound Pharmaceuticals announces positive topline results from the SPI-1005 Phase 2b Meniere's Disease clinical trial  P&T Community

SEATTLE, June 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sound Pharmaceuticals today announced positive top-line results from a randomized, double-blind, ...

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The FDA on ECT Supporting a Vital Treatment - Psychiatric Times

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 06:39
The FDA on ECT Supporting a Vital Treatment  Psychiatric Times

After many years of inaction, the FDA issued a final order on the classification of ECT devices in December, 2018.1,2 The very good news is that the order allows ...

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"Peter Pan" Neurons Stay Young Through Life - Technology Networks

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 03:06
"Peter Pan" Neurons Stay Young Through Life  Technology Networks

Technology Networks is an internationally recognised publisher that provides access to the latest scientific news, products, research, videos and posters.

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Child gambling is a form of self-harm – it’s too complex for a quick-fix clinic - The Guardian

Bipolar - Tue, 2019-06-25 01:00
Child gambling is a form of self-harm – it’s too complex for a quick-fix clinic  The Guardian

We need to rein in gaming industries' targeting of vulnerable young people, says Anouchka Grose.

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Taiwan's FDA orders doctors to stop prescribing drugs linked to birth defects | #AsiaNewsNetwork - Eleven Myanmar

Bipolar - Mon, 2019-06-24 18:18
Taiwan's FDA orders doctors to stop prescribing drugs linked to birth defects | #AsiaNewsNetwork  Eleven Myanmar

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Doctors in Taiwan have been instructed to stop prescribing valproate-containing medicines, which are primarily used to treat ...

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Better care needed for people displaying first symptoms of bipolar disorder - Medical Xpress

Bipolar - Mon, 2019-06-24 16:30
Better care needed for people displaying first symptoms of bipolar disorder  Medical Xpress

Better care and more research into treatments for people experiencing a first manic episode are urgently needed, according to researchers at the NIHR ...

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Better care needed for people displaying first symptoms of bipolar disorder - Science Daily

Bipolar - Mon, 2019-06-24 16:30
Better care needed for people displaying first symptoms of bipolar disorder  Science Daily

Better care and more research into treatments for people experiencing a first manic episode are urgently needed, according to researchers. The study describes ...

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