Breaking Bad News During IVF: How to Soften the Blow Breaking Bad News During IVF: How to Soften the Blow
Patients undergoing IVF often feel alienated by clinicians who don ’t know their cases. Showing interest in patients ' situations can help reduce the psychological fallout of failed treatments, doctors say.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - December 9, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

RSNA: Overweight Tied to Worse Brain Health in Preteens
Findings include worse brain white matter microstructural integrity, reduced cortical grey matter thickness, and decreased functional connectivity (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Neurology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Radiology, Conference News, Source Type: news

Care, Not Incarceration, for the Mentally Ill Care, Not Incarceration, for the Mentally Ill
A new law in California puts the emphasis on psychiatric treatment rather than jail or homelessness.Medscape Internal Medicine (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - December 8, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Internal Medicine Commentary Source Type: news

Barriers and Supports to HIV Treatment Among Young Women in Kenya
In a qualitative study supported by NIMH, researchers identified barriers and supports to Kenyan women ’s use of PrEP, a highly effective medication to reduce HIV transmission. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

T Cells Help HIV Enter and Persist in the Brain
A recent NIMH-supported study sheds light on the role of a unique set of T cells in trafficking HIV infection into the brain and mediating the virus ’ persistence there. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Authors: National Institute of Mental Health Source Type: news

Do Buddhist Teachings Protect Against Depression? Do Buddhist Teachings Protect Against Depression?
This study looks at the potential benefits of observing five key Buddhist precepts in protecting against depression.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

NPs Can Offset Psychiatry Shortage, Tackle Mental Health Crisis NPs Can Offset Psychiatry Shortage, Tackle Mental Health Crisis
Psychiatric mental health nurse practitioners are in high demand to meet the growing needs of those seeking mental health services at a time when psychiatrists aren ’t as available or affordable.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Nursing News Source Type: news

Overdose Deaths up 81% in Pregnant, Postpartum Women Overdose Deaths up 81% in Pregnant, Postpartum Women
Drug overdose deaths, particularly deaths involving synthetic opioids like fentanyl, reached record highs in 2020 and 2021.MDedge News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - December 8, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Ob/Gyn & Women ' s Health News Source Type: news

States' Push to Legalize Psychedelics Gaining Momentum States' Push to Legalize Psychedelics Gaining Momentum
Some 25 states have considered 74 pieces of legislation related to the decriminalization of psychedelic drugs. At this current pace, psychedelics could be legal in most states within 12-15 years.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - December 7, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Minor Facial Scars Don ’ t Affect Others ’ First Impressions, Study Finds
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 7, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Dermatology, Psychiatry, Cosmetic Surgery, News, Source Type: news

Episode 6: Relapse in Schizophrenia: Why It Occurs and What We Can Do Episode 6: Relapse in Schizophrenia: Why It Occurs and What We Can Do
Drs John Kane and Jose Rubio-Lorente discuss relapse in schizophrenia -- why it occurs, how often it occurs, and what we can do about it.Medscape (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry InDiscussion Source Type: news

Pain, mood, and suicidal behavior among injured working adults in Chile - V élez JC, Kovasala M, Collado MD, Friedman LE, Juvinao-Quintero DL, Araya L, Castillo J, Williams MA, Gelaye B.
BACKGROUND: Chronic pain is comorbid with psychiatric disorders, but information on the association of chronic pain with depressive symptoms, generalized anxiety, and suicidal behavior among occupational cohorts is inadequate. We investigated these associa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Landslide disasters in eastern Uganda: post-traumatic stress disorder and its correlates among survivors in Bududa district - Kabunga A, Okalo P, Nalwoga V, Apili B.
BACKGROUND: Post-traumatic stress disorder is the commonly reported psychiatric morbidity among the survivors of natural disasters. However, its prevalence particularly in Bududa, Eastern Uganda is largely unknown. AIMS AND OBJECTIVES: To assess th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Homicidal ideation and psychiatric comorbidities in the inpatient adolescents aged 12-17 - Sun CF, Mansuri Z, Trivedi C, Vadukapuram R, Reddy A.
OBJECTIVES: Adolescents with a homicidal tendency is a growing concern in the United States. Studies in the past have showcased the relationship between homicidal ideation (HI) and psychiatric illnesses, but very limited information is available on the ado... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Study Explores Impact of FDA Approval of Aducanumab on Trial Participation
Individuals who were independently aware of the FDA decision demonstrated reduced willingness to participate (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - December 7, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Neurology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news