Clinical Predictors Could Guide Lithium Dosage in Bipolar Disorder
THURSDAY, May 19, 2022 -- A model comprising six clinical variables could be used to guide lithium dosage, according to a study published in the June issue of The Lancet Psychiatry. Vincent Millischer, M.D., from the Karolinska Institutet in... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - May 19, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

The Stigma Associated With Mental Illness and Antidepressants The Stigma Associated With Mental Illness and Antidepressants
Let ' s have an open conversation about mental illness and antidepressants.Medscape Blogs (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - May 19, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Blog Source Type: news

Eating disorder hospital cases up 84% in five years in England
Psychiatrists say all nurses and doctors must be able to recognise the signs of people at risk. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 19, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sleep Problems Not a Major Issue in Rheumatoid Arthritis
Existing sleep problems related mainly to disease - related measures, such as pain and reduced function, more so than disease duration (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - May 18, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Psychiatry, Rheumatology, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Does Suicide Risk Show Up in the Blood? Does Suicide Risk Show Up in the Blood?
Researchers have identified potential blood biomarkers that may signal heightened risk for suicide in patients with major depressive disorder.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

The Psychopathic Brain: New Insight The Psychopathic Brain: New Insight
A neuroimaging study shows that the striatum is nearly 10% larger in adults with psychopathic traits compared to those with no psychopathic traits.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

LSD for Anxiety; Gov't Addiction Website Snafu; Statins for Depression?
(MedPage Today) -- Treatment with 200 µg of LSD yielded quick and significant improvements in symptoms of anxiety in a phase II trial, MindMed announced. The Lancet Psychiatry Commission published a report on how to advance mental health... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - May 18, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

The Mental Effects of Growing Up With a Hoarder The Mental Effects of Growing Up With a Hoarder
Medscape interviews psychologist Dr Andrew Gulick about the long-term mental health risks of growing up in a house with a hoarder.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Expert Interview Source Type: news

Youth Mental Health Hospitalization Rates Rose in 2020 Youth Mental Health Hospitalization Rates Rose in 2020
Girls accounted for a greater proportion of hospitalizations than boys, and girls were more than twice as likely to be prescribed mood and anxiety medication than boys.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Internal Medicine Headlines - May 18, 2022 Category: Internal Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

New Janssen Campaign Developed by and for the LGBTQ+ Community Inspires Action and Empathy for People Living with Depression
TITUSVILLE, NJ, May 18, 2022 – The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced the launch of Depression Looks Like Me, a campaign aimed at normalizing the conversation about depression in the LGBTQ+ community and empowering people to seek the mental health care they may need. Janssen has partnered with prominent LGBTQ+ voices and leading mental health and LGBTQ+ advocacy organizations to amplify lived experiences across the community and underscore that those living with hard-to-treat depression are not alone. Depression is a serious and chronic health condition that disproportionally affect...
Source: Johnson and Johnson - May 18, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Innovation Source Type: news

Mental Health Issues Common, Often Overlooked in Prostate Cancer
(MedPage Today) -- NEW ORLEANS -- More than a third of men with newly diagnosed prostate cancer had at least one mental health issue, which had a strong association with prior psychological wellbeing, a prospective cohort study showed. Almost... (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - May 17, 2022 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Eliminating conversion therapy and promoting LGBTQ-affirmative therapy in China - Li G, Qin S, Lu H, Santtila P, Hall BJ.
A recent Editorial in The Lancet Psychiatry highlighted the global persistence of conversion therapy, which attempts to change LGBTQ+ people's sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression (SOGIE). The consensus among the global psychiatric community ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Mental health care for survivors and others affected by intimate partner violence: the case for research and investment - Jewkes R.
The Lancet Psychiatry Commission on Intimate Partner Violence and Mental Health: advancing mental health services, research, and policy provides an invaluable summary of research showing that women who experience intimate partner violence (IPV), and childr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Intimate partner violence and trauma [Editorial] - Psychiatry TL.
In this issue, a Commission on intimate partner violence and mental health, led by Sian Oram, Helen Fisher, and Louise Howard, summarises current knowledge on this crucial topic and lays out a roadmap of recommendations to reduce incidence and aid survivor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

The Lancet Psychiatry Commission on intimate partner violence and mental health: advancing mental health services, research, and policy - Oram S, Fisher HL, Minnis H, Seedat S, Walby S, Hegarty K, Rouf K, Ang énieux C, Callard F, Chandra PS, Fazel S, Garcia-Moreno C, Henderson M, Howarth E, MacMillan HL, Murray LK, Othman S, Robotham D, Rondon MB, Sweeney A, Taggart D, Howard LM.
Intimate partner violence (IPV) is the most common form of violence worldwide and contributes substantially to the global burden of mental health problems. The Lancet Psychiatry Commission on intimate partner violence and mental health met to consider prog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news