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Science News » Suspect Molecules Overlap in Autism, Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder
Depression, schizophrenia and autism spectrum disorder share some of the same patterns of suspect gene expression – molecular signatures. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Jules Asher Source Type: news

Guns and mental illness: How do you judge who shouldn't get weapons?
A psychiatry professor says there are no easy answers when it comes to mental illness and gun violence (Source: Health News: CBSNews.com)
Source: Health News: CBSNews.com - March 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Gene Variant Robustly Linked to Opioid Addiction New Gene Variant Robustly Linked to Opioid Addiction
A novel genetic variant has a'robust'association with opioid dependence and may be a target for the development of novel therapies to treat the disorder.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - March 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Women at worker are meaner to each other
Research suggests women are ruder to one another at work than any other combination. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Socializing Is More Fun Without This Distraction
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Reproductive Medicine, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Deportation Fears Putting Mental Strain on Hispanic Families
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Research, News, Source Type: news

Diet - Treated Chronic Illness May Lead to Disordered Eating
In most studies examined, diet - treated chronic illness preceded disordered eating in children (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Morning Break: Smoking in Pregnancy; Bacteria vs Cancer; How to Blow Your Nose
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Healthy Ways to Cope with PTSD
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has a tremendous impact on a person’s life. The symptoms affect relationships, moods, and the ability to live a normal and effective life. When not dealt with properly, PTSD symptoms can lead to unhealthy ways of coping, such as drug or alcohol use. But when direct action is taken to improve things, a trauma survivor can put themselves in a position of power. And they can make healthy decisions to manage PTSD and improve their quality of life. Recovery Is a Process Knowing and understanding that recovery is a time-consuming process will help you feel more in control. It takes tim...
Source: Psych Central - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Darren DeYoung Tags: Addictions Medications PTSD Self-Help Trauma Treatment anhedonia Coping Skills Personal Growth Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Quality Of Life Traumatic Experience Source Type: news

Optimism Might Help You Handle Angina
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

European Geriatric Medicine journal now published by Springer
A major journal focusing on scientific and clinical research in all aspects of geriatric medicine has now become part of the extensive medicine and public health portfolio at Springer. European Geriatric Medicine was launched in 2010 and was previously published by Elsevier. The journal quickly grew to become a major publication hub for research in the field. Since the beginning of 2018, this subscription journal with open access options has been published by Springer. In six issues per year, articles published in the journal encompass all major areas promoted through the European Geriatric Medicine Society (EuGMS). These ...
Source: News from STM - March 1, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Editorial Source Type: news

A survey of recognition and treatment of at-risk mental state by Japanese psychiatrists - Tsujino N, Tagata H, Baba Y, Kojima A, Yamaguchi T, Katagiri N, Nemoto T, Mizuno M.
AIM: The importance of early intervention in psychiatry is widely recognised among psychiatrists. However, it is unknown whether precise knowledge of at-risk mental state has been disseminated. With this survey, we aimed to reveal how Japanese psychiatrist... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

School reintegration and perceived needs: the perspectives of child and adolescent patients during psychiatric hospitalization - Preyde M, Parekh S, Warne A, Heintzman J.
Youth hospitalized with psychiatric illness often experience disruption in their school attendance. Knowledge from the youths' perspective of concerns for returning to school after hospitalization is very limited. Exploring youths' concerns for school rein... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Implicit cognitions as a behavioral marker of suicide attempts in adolescents - Millner AJ, Augenstein TM, Visser KH, Gallagher K, Vergara GA, D'Angelo EJ, Nock K.
OBJECTIVE: Using self-harm Implicit Association Tests (IATs), we sought to test whether (1) suicidal adolescents show implicit identification with self-harm and whether (2) IATs are reliable and sensitive to psychiatric change and (3) predict future suicid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Doctors: The Challenge of Doctor-Patient Relations in the Internet Age
More and more in my work as a university psychiatrist, I find students turning to the vast “ expertise ” of the web for advice. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - March 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DORIS IAROVICI Tags: Computers and the Internet Anxiety and Stress Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Doctors Age, Chronological Source Type: news

February 2018 Briefing - Psychiatry
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - March 1, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Monthly Briefing, Source Type: news

Science News » NIMH ’ s Dr. Ann Wagner Designated as the National Autism Coordinator
NIMH ’ s Dr. Ann Wagner has been designed as the National Autism Coordinator. In this role, she will play a vital role in ensuring the implementation of national autism spectrum disorder research, services, and support activities across federal agencies. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: NIMH Press Office Source Type: news

Lithium Top Choice for Preventing Bipolar Rehospitalization
(MedPage Today) -- Mood stabilizer tied to lower all-cause and psychiatric-related hospitalizations (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Alcohol and coffee (in modest amounts) linked to long life
Not everyone agrees, but a daily cup of coffee and glass of wine may play a role in longevity. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Occupational stress, coping strategies, and psychological-related outcomes of nurses working in psychiatric hospitals - Hasan AA, Elsayed S, Tumah H.
AIMS: Psychiatric nurses experience a wide range of stressful events, evolving from the care of violent, aggressive patients, recurrent relapse, and poor prognosis of mental disorders. The aim of the study was to assess workplace stress, coping strategies,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

To Tell the Truth: Kids ’ Edition
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Deploy Tech to Fight Opioid Crisis, Experts Tell Senators
(MedPage Today) -- Recommendations include better e-prescribing and data sharing (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Morning Break: Psychiatrist Shortage; NYC Measles Worry; Standing Desks' Shaky Status
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Reducing unnecessary hospital admissions
This article is an interview with Dr. Debbie Harvey about NHS South Sefton CCG's Care Home Innovation Programme. " We introduced CHIP as a way to improve care standards and reduce unnecessary hospital admissions. CHIP also encourages advance care planning through the support of a community multidisciplinary team (MDT). CHIP consists of a number of different initiatives including a telemedicine service that provides MDT support for the care homes 24/7, locally based care home community matrons, community geriatricians, medicines management team, psychiatry care home liaison, standardised protocols and training for heal...
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - February 28, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Heart-Healthy 'DASH' Diet May Also Help Lower Depression Risk
Title: Heart-Healthy 'DASH' Diet May Also Help Lower Depression RiskCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/27/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/28/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Lithium treatment for bipolar disorder linked to lowest risk of rehospitalisation
(Karolinska Institutet) Individuals with bipolar disorder have the lowest risk of rehospitalisation if treated with lithium, according to a study from Karolinska Institutet in Sweden published in JAMA Psychiatry. Long-acting injections of antipsychotics were also effective, reducing the risk of rehospitalisation by 30 per cent compared with their oral counterparts. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - February 28, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Early Studies Often Show Exaggerated Treatment Effect
Findings based on assessment of trials evaluating drugs, devices to treat chronic medical conditions (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Nursing, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Source Type: news

Medical Marijuana Laws Not Tied to Increases in Teen Use
Findings based on 11 separate studies using data from four, large - scale U.S. surveys (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 28, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Confirmed: Antidepressants Work for Major Depression Confirmed: Antidepressants Work for Major Depression
In a meta-analysis of more than 116,000 adult patients, antidepressants showed significant efficacy over placebo. There were also significant differences between the drugs.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Green Space; Human Tears; Gabapentin Alerts
(MedPage Today) -- News and commentary from the world of neurology and neuroscience (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Literacy-adapted CBT, Education Improve Chronic Pain in Low-income Settings Literacy-adapted CBT, Education Improve Chronic Pain in Low-income Settings
Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

One Key Factor Raises Gay and Lesbian Teens ’ Suicide Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Infections, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Reproductive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Low Risk of Serotonin Syndrome for Triptans + SSRI/SNRI
Researchers question FDA advisory warning on risk of concomitant use (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Heart - Healthy ‘ DASH ’ Diet May Also Help Lower Depression Risk
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Nutrition, News, Source Type: news

Involuntary Psychiatric Admissions Quadruple Involuntary Psychiatric Admissions Quadruple
In 2013, nearly three quarters of all psychiatric hospital admissions in Ontario were involuntary -- a fourfold increase in the Canadian province since the 1980s, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Physicians' Knowledge of Marijuana Risks Falls Short Physicians' Knowledge of Marijuana Risks Falls Short
Many physicians have outdated knowledge regarding cannabis and don't know how to counsel patients about its risks, says a new report that goes on to suggest important talking points.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Physicians ’ Knowledge of Marijuana Risks Falls Short Physicians ’ Knowledge of Marijuana Risks Falls Short
Many physicians have outdated knowledge regarding cannabis and don't know how to counsel patients about its risks, says a new report that goes on to suggest important talking points.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - February 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

5 Mistakes to Never Make with an Abuser
Abuse is about having power over someone. Abusers typically want to feel superior, to control and dominate. To them, communication is not about understanding. It’s a win-lose game. They use verbal abuse and/or violence to accomplish this. They’re frequently self-centered, impatient, unreasonable, insensitive, unforgiving, lack empathy, and are often jealous, suspicious, and withholding. Their moods can shift from fun-loving and romantic to sullen and angry. Some punish with anger, others with silence — or both. It’s often “their way or the highway.” They can be bullies. Typically, abuse...
Source: Psych Central - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Darlene Lancer, JD, MFT Tags: Abuse Borderline Personality Codependence Divorce Men's Issues Narcissism PTSD Relationships & Love Trauma Women's Issues bullying Communication controlling behavior Domestic abuse Domestic Violence domination Emotional Abu Source Type: news

Morning Break: New Assault on ACA; No Birth Control Blues; TBI and Crime
(MedPage Today) -- Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by the MedPage Today staff (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Screen Teens For Depression Annually, Docs Say
Title: Screen Teens For Depression Annually, Docs SayCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/27/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/27/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Group CBT, Pain Education Improve Pain, Physical Function
Simplified group cognitive behavioral tx and education improved chronic pain in outpatient clinics (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Recommendations for Optimizing Hidden Curriculum in Medicine
Clinical learning environment should be optimized by ensuring what is taught in classroom is modeled (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 27, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Geriatrics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Infections, AIDS, Internal Medicine, Allergy, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, ENT, Pathology Source Type: news

Blog Post » NIMH ’ s Portfolio Balance: Quality Science Comes First
Tracking the NIMH research portfolio reveals shifts in balance or research investments over the last ten years. Dr. Gordon offers insights into the trends and his view on funding priorities. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Joshua Gordon Source Type: news

Ky. Governor Talks New Medicaid Limits, Opioid Crisis
(MedPage Today) -- Gov. Matt Bevin sits down with MedPage Today (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

AAP: Screen All Adolescents for Depression
(MedPage Today) -- American Academy of Pediatrics updates assessment and treatment guidelines (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

' Talk Therapy' Aided Low-Income Patients with Chronic Pain
(MedPage Today) -- Literacy-adapted interventions taught pain self-management (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Health Providers Hurt by Opioid Addiction Stigma, Governor Says
(MedPage Today) --'They're the ones that end up buying illegal street drugs and overdosing'(Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Azar Backs New MATs for Opioid Addiction
(MedPage Today) -- Soon-to-be released FDA guidance documents aim to help (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Breast Cancer Radiation Not as Bad as Many Fear
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - February 26, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gynecology, Nursing, Oncology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news