Transgender teenagers have higher risk of depression
Transgender teenagers taking hormone replacement therapy are more likely to have depression and suicidal thoughts, according to research published in theJournal of the Endocrine Society. News Medical
Suicide is a significant public health concern, and, specifically, the veteran population has exhibited a 22% higher risk of death by suicide than the general population (Department of Veterans Affairs, 2017). The interpersonal psychological theory of suic...
In response to the findings of the Lynch et al. study on the association of suicide mortality and substance use disorder, this commentary addresses the need for increased suicide assessment and screening for patients who identify with substance use disorde...
ABSTRACT Objective: To describe a case series of severe acute toxic exposures (SATE) in individuals
CONCLUSION: In this study, it was determined that clozapine was effective as a mood stabilizer in Bipolar Affective Disorder treatment. The results show that clozapine reduces the episode frequency and the duration in rapid cycling Bipolar Affective Disorder which does not respond to all conventional treatments, including lithium, valproic acid, carbamazepine and antipsychotic drugs. PMID: 32594488 [PubMed - in process]
Authors: Vichi M, Vitiello B, Ghirini S, Pompili M PMID: 32605671 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Jul 9, 2020. . Sponsored by National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), Minnesota, Upper Midwest Agriculture Safety and Health Center
Globally, gay and bisexual men (GBM) face great health risks as well as social challenges due to the stigma associated with their sexual orientation and/or identity. The global literature reveals that stigmatization directed towards GBM result in minority stress with detrimental effects on their mental and sexual health, including anxiety, depression and/or suicide ideation or attempts, often coupled with substance abuse, alcohol misuse, and risky sexual practices in a syndemic manner. These phenomena are further magnified for GBM who sex sell to other men. This talk will cover a program of research on the sexual health am...
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