Infographic: How Bad Are Burnout, Depression for Physicians? Infographic: How Bad Are Burnout, Depression for Physicians?
Physicians reveal that burnout and depression continue to act as anchors on their mental health. Doctors discuss what ' s causing the problem and how they try to relieve it.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Article Source Type: news

2019 to 2020 Saw Mortality Rates Increase for Recently Pregnant Women
FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2023 -- Across all causes of death except suicide, mortality rates among recently pregnant women increased from 2019 to 2020, according to a research letter published online Jan. 27 in JAMA Network Open. Jeffrey T. Howard, Ph.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 27, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Lethal lust: suicidal behavior and chemsex--a narrative review of the literature - Strasser M, Halms T, R üther T, Hasan A, Gertzen M.
Chemsex is described as the use of certain drugs--commonly methamphetamine, gamma-butyrolactone (GBL)/gammahydroxybutyrate (GHB), and mephedrone--before or during planned sexual activity primarily among men who have sex with men (MSM). Evidence shows that ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Piloting of a suicide first aid gatekeeper training (online) for children and young people in conflict affected areas in Syria - Colucci E, Jaroudy S, Rossmann M.
Suicide among internally displaced people remains an under-researched public health issue especially in conflict affected countries. Given the limited and sometimes inaccessible mental health services, there is a need for scalable evidence-based suicide pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicidal behavior and problematic internet use in college students - Herruzo C, S ánchez-Guarnido AJ, Pino MJ, Lucena V, Raya AF, Herruzo FJ.
BACKGROUND: Suicidal behavior, especially in young populations such as university students, is currently one of the most concerning health problems worldwide, suicide being the second leading cause of death among students. Although literature is still scar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Pattern of adolescent suicides in Pakistan: a content analysis of newspaper reports of two years - Imran N, Naveed S, Rafiq B, Tahir SM, Ayub M, Haider II.
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVE: Suicide is a serious, yet preventable global mental health problem for people of all ages and countries. It is the third leading cause of death in 15-19-year-olds. There is paucity of systematic studies and official statistics on ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Patterns of mother, father, and peer attachment quality as moderators of child maltreatment risk for depression and PTSD symptoms in adolescent females - Russotti J, Herd T, Handley ED, Toth SL, Noll JG.
Child maltreatment (CM) is a robust risk factor for adolescent depressive and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms. Quality attachment relationships have been posited as a protective factor but findings are equivocal and studies have not adequate... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between suicidal behaviors in adolescence and negative emotions, the level of stress, stress coping strategies and the quality of sleep - Cepuch G, Kruszecka-Kr ówka A, Liber P, Micek A.
Suicidal behaviors in adolescents stem from complex processes deeply rooted in various spheres of life and functioning. The study was aimed at assessing the relationship between selected negative emotions, the quality of sleep, the level of perceived stres... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 27, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Goldman Sachs sees oil prices heading to $100 a barrel by the third quarter of 2023 amid China reopening
Oil has dipped to around $82 amid a depressed global economic environment. Andrey Rudakov/Bloomberg Goldman Sachs expects oil prices to jump to $100 a barrel by the third quarter of 2023. The bank said China's reopening was likely to add 1.6 million barrels a day in demand to the market. Goldman's…#goldman #nikhilbhandari #goldmansachs #opec #apac #bhandari #russian (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

COVID-19 Pandemic Associated With Worse Mental Health and Accelerated Brain Development in Adolescents
An NIMH-supported study suggests that adolescents living through the COVID-19 pandemic may be experiencing more anxiety and depression symptoms and accelerated brain aging. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - January 27, 2023 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Positive Top-line Results for Novel Psychedelic in MDD Positive Top-line Results for Novel Psychedelic in MDD
Top-line phase 2a trial results of experimental psychedelic tryptamine showed a 57% reduction in major depressive disorder symptoms 3 months after a single dose when combined with supportive therapy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - January 26, 2023 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Visiting Green Spaces Regularly Might Just Lower The Use Of Some Prescription Medicines
Irrespective of anyone ’s socioeconomic status, those who are able to regularly visit green spaces like parks and community gardens has been associated with a lower use of prescription medicines for anxiety, depression, insomnia, asthma, and high blood pressure. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - January 26, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Anuradha Varanasi, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

ACP Creates Living Guideline for Interventions During Acute Phase of Major Depression
THURSDAY, Jan. 26, 2023 -- In a living clinical guideline issued by the American College of Physicians (ACP) and published online Jan. 24 in the Annals of Internal Medicine, recommendations are presented for interventions during the acute phase of a... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 26, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

New Report: More than 160 medicines in development for mental illness
Mental illness represents a broad spectrum of health conditions affecting mood, thinking and behavior. These conditions include depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, substance use disorder, anxiety disorders, eating disorders, obsessive compulsive disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder, among others. Each of these illnesses often varies in its degree of severity, ranging from mild to moderate to severe, and may occur together. In severe cases, mental illnesses can cause serious functional impairment and substantially interfere with or place limits on life activities –– these are consideredserious mental ill...
Source: The Catalyst - January 26, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Matthew Norawong Tags: Medicines in Development Mental Health Source Type: news

Moving suicide prevention upstream by understanding the effect of flourishing on suicidal ideation in midlife: an instrumental variable approach - Xiao Y, Brown TT.
Prior research has examined the association between flourishing and suicidal ideation, but it is unknown whether this association is causal. Understanding the causality between flourishing and suicidal ideation is important for clinicians and policymakers ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 26, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news