Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) symptoms and suicidality in children: the mediating role of depression, irritability and anxiety symptoms - Levy T, Kronenberg S, Crosbie J, Schachar RJ.

BACKGROUND: Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is associated with increased suicidality risk. Yet, potential mechanisms transmitting the effect of ADHD to suicidality remain unclear. We investigated whether depression, irritability and anxiety...
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PURPOSE: Given the increased risk of accidents in patients with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or maternal anxiety/depression, we aimed to investigate the frequency of the two diseases in children with penetrating eye injury (PEI). ...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
CONCLUSIONS: Racing and crowded thoughts should be studied in a dimensional perspective as an important facet of mind activity within and beyond the field of mood disorders. PMID: 32151457 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: L Encephale - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Encephale Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Our research supports the hypothesis that serum levels of galectin-3 might be related to ADHD. PMID: 32151128 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Psychiatry Investigation - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Investig Source Type: research
Women who have endometriosis have a higher risk of mental illnesses such as depression, anxiety, and substance use disorders (SUDs), suggests astudy in theAmerican Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The study also revealed that the opposite may be true: Women who have depression, anxiety, or other mental illnesses may have a higher risk of endometriosis. Endometriosis is an often painful condition that occurs when tissue similar to the lining of the uterus, called the endometrium, grows in other places, such as the fallopian tubes and ovaries.Menghan Gao, M.Sc., of the Karolinksa Institute in Stockholm and colleagues an...
Source: Psychiatr News - Category: Psychiatry Tags: ADHD American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology anxiety depression eating disorders endometriosis Menghan Gao personality disorders substance use disorders women Source Type: research
Abstract: The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine convened a panel of experts to provide an evidence-based, best practice document to assist sports medicine physicians and other members of the athletic care network with the detection, treatment, and prevention of mental health (MH) issues in competitive athletes. This statement discusses how members of the sports medicine team, including team physicians, athletic trainers, and MH providers, work together in providing comprehensive psychological care to athletes. It specifically addresses psychological factors in athletes including personality issues and the psyc...
Source: Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: Position Statement (Executive Summary) Source Type: research
Abstract: The American Medical Society for Sports Medicine convened a panel of experts to provide an evidence-based, best practices document to assist sports medicine physicians and other members of the athletic care network with the detection, treatment, and prevention of mental health issues in competitive athletes. This statement discusses how members of the sports medicine team, including team physicians, athletic trainers, and mental health providers, work together in providing comprehensive psychological care to athletes. It specifically addresses psychological factors in athletes including personality issues and t...
Source: Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine - Category: Sports Medicine Tags: Position Statement (Full Statement) Source Type: research
DiscussionAll cases were females with long-standing B/P type AN, often with multiple purging behaviors, other impulsive and non-impulsive comorbidities, and many environmental vulnerabilities. Different motivations were found for these extreme behaviors in addition to ED-related factors, mostly not related to suicide. The severity of the medical and psychological condition required multimodal medical and psychological inpatient interventions. The patients mostly did not comply with their treatment, showing considerable indifference to their grave medical condition.
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
The objective of this study was to estimate associations between the frequency of cannabis use and the presence of elevated internalizing (e.g., anxiety and depression) and externalizing (e.g., conduct disorder and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder) symptoms within Ontario youth aged 12 –17 years.
Source: Journal of Adolescent Health - Category: Child Development Authors: Tags: Original article Source Type: research
Across the landscape of mental health research and diagnosis, there is a diverse range of questionnaires and interviews available for use by clinicians and researchers to determine patient treatment plans or investigate internal and external etiologies. Although individually, these tools have each been assessed for their validity and reliability, there is little research examining the consistency between them in terms of what symptoms they assess, and how they assess those symptoms. Here, we provide an analysis of 126 different questionnaires and interviews commonly used to diagnose and screen for 10 different disorder typ...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 17 February 2020Source: Saudi Pharmaceutical JournalAuthor(s): Fawaz AlasmariAbstractEvidence demonstrates that chronic caffeine exposure, primarily through consumption of coffee or tea, leads to both increased alertness and anxiety. Preclinical and clinical studies showed that caffeine induced beneficial effects on mood and cognition. Other studies using molecular techniques have reported that caffeine exhibited neuroprotective effects in animal models by protecting dopaminergic neurons. Moreover, caffeine interacts with both dopaminergic system, which leads to improvements in neurobehav...
Source: Saudi Pharmaceutical Journal - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
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