Illicit Opioid Trade Up With Restrictions on Hydrocodone
2014 ruling to reschedule hydrocodone combo products coincided with rise in cryptomarket trade (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Journal, Source Type: news

Acute Insomnia Found to Be Common Among Good Sleepers
~ 75 percent of those with acute insomnia recover good sleep; ~ 6 percent develop chronic insomnia (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Psychiatry, Conference News, Source Type: news

Differences between suicide attempts and other psychiatric hospital emergencies - Go ñi-Sarriés A, Janda-Galán L, Macaya-Aranguren P, Azcárate L, López-Goñi JJ, Alvarez I.
INTRODUCTION: In Spain, a comparative research study between those patients treated for suicide attempt and others treated by any other reason hasn't been found. The aim of this study is to describe the differences between both types of patients in relatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Know the Signs of Postpartum Depression
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gynecology, Obstetrics, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news

Nigeria:Psychiatrists Brainstorm On Innovative Treatment Options for Mental Disorders
[Guardian] Worried that clinicians use trial and error of evidenced- based medicines in treatment of mental illness in Nigeria, private individuals are taking the initiative in moving the sector forward. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 14, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Suicide Rate in Women Jumps by 50%
(MedPage Today) -- From 2000-2016, rates also increased by 21% in men (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Nigeria:120 Psychiatric Patients Reintegrate With Families in Akwa Ibom
[Guardian] Uyo -No fewer than 120 psychiatric patients at the Psychiatric Hospital Eket, in Akwa Ibom State, have been treated, discharged and reintegrated with their families, says an official of the health facility. This was confirmed by the Commissioner for Health, Dr. Dominic Ukpong, who, however, noted that the exercise was not carried out by his ministry but that of Ministry of Women Affairs and Social Welfare. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 14, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Support For abortion rights wanes as pregnancy progresses
While a majority of Americans support legalized abortion in early pregnancy, most oppose it in the later stages. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

What happens when you call the suicide prevention hotline
Suicide rates have risen among men and women, across all age and ethnic groups and in nearly every state. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Study finds behavioral-related youth hospitalizations complicated by suicidality
(Case Western Reserve University) A recent study published in American Psychiatric Association's Psychiatric Services journal found previous research on youth hospitalizations associated with behavioral and mental disorders failed to adequately consider children exhibiting suicidality or self-harm. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Could your medications be making you depressed?
Many commonly-prescribed drugs may increase the risk of depression. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - June 14, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Science News » Delay in HIV Treatment Associated with Brain Atrophy
People infected with the human immunodeficiency virus, known as HIV, display reductions in brain volume compared with people who are not infected with HIV, but now an NIMH-funded study has shed light on the course of this deterioration and shows that antiretroviral treatment started in the first few years of infection may stop these brain changes. (Source: National Institute of Mental Health)
Source: National Institute of Mental Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: NIMH Press Office Source Type: news

The Fallout from Falsified Data: Anesthesiology News Report
(MedPage Today) -- Also, clear fluids tamp down post-op nausea (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Book Review: Anxiety Relief for Kids
Many parents look for books that offer guidance and understanding about psychological problems their children may be experiencing. Mental health professionals also frequently recommend such books to families receiving counseling and other therapeutic services. Unfortunately, parent-advice books are often poor quality, difficult to understand, and not informed by contemporary evidence-based practices. I am happy to say that Anxiety Relief for Kids is not one of those books. Rather, it is an exceptionally well written and practical resource that actually does what its title says. Author Bridget Flynn Walker is a psychologist...
Source: Psych Central - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Book Reviews Tags: Anxiety Book Reviews Children and Teens Family Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder Panic Disorder Parenting Self-Help Social Phobia Source Type: news

FDA Okays Wearable Device for Opioid Withdrawal FDA Okays Wearable Device for Opioid Withdrawal
The FDA has cleared an auricular neurostimulation device to help reduce symptoms of opioid withdrawal, including cravings, agitation, anxiety, and depression.FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Alert Source Type: news

Eating Disorders Common in Overweight, Obese Young Adults
(MedPage Today) -- Yet less likely to get a diagnosis of an eating disorder versus normal or underweight (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Exposure to Maternal HTN May Up Risk of ASD, ADHD in Child
Hypertensive disorders of pregnancy linked to risk of poorer neurodevelopmental outcomes in offspring (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Gynecology, Neurology, Pathology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Work Stress May Increase Risk of Developing Atrial Fibrillation
Job strain linked to increased risk of incident atrial fibrillation (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Nursing, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Money Spurs Those With Heart Disease to Step Lively
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Sports Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Pre - Op Psychiatric Dx Not Tied to Bariatric Sx Outcomes in Teens
No association between presence, absence, number of diagnoses and post - surgery weight loss outcomes (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Gastroenterology, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

How Academia Left Me How Academia Left Me
Dr Nassir Ghaemi on his decision to partially step away from the academic life to accept an industry position.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Expert Column Source Type: news

Why Academia Left Me Why Academia Left Me
Dr Nassir Ghaemi on his decision to partially step away from the academic life to accept an industry position.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines)
Source: Medscape Psychiatry Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Psychiatry Expert Column Source Type: news

Why I Left Academia Why I Left Academia
Dr Nassir Ghaemi on his decision to partially step away from the academic life to accept an industry position.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Expert Column Source Type: news

A Psychiatrist's Elegy for Anthony Bourdain A Psychiatrist's Elegy for Anthony Bourdain
Dr Robert Berezin on the loss of a cultural icon and the speculation it produces.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Expert Column Source Type: news

Antidepressants Work! Not so Fast Antidepressants Work! Not so Fast
A recent meta-analysis was greeted as exciting new proof of antidepressants'efficacy. Dr Nassir Ghaemi explains why it's more of the same.Medscape Psychiatry (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry Article Source Type: news

6 Therapists, Psychiatrists and Counselors Talk About Treating the Suicidal
Mental health workers, who have a unique perspective on America ’ s suicide crisis, recently opened up about what it looks like to them. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARIE TESSIER Tags: Mental Health and Disorders Health Insurance and Managed Care Depression (Mental) Suicides and Suicide Attempts Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Therapy and Rehabilitation Source Type: news

7 Therapists, Psychiatrists and Counselors Talk About Treating the Suicidal
Mental health workers, who have a unique perspective on America ’ s suicide crisis, recently opened up about what it looks like to them. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: MARIE TESSIER Tags: Mental Health and Disorders Health Insurance and Managed Care Depression (Mental) Suicides and Suicide Attempts Psychiatry and Psychiatrists Therapy and Rehabilitation Source Type: news

Nutraceuticals May Treat Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia Nutraceuticals May Treat Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia
New randomized control trials show signs of the potential benefit of herbal and nutraceutical agents as adjunctive treatment for the negative symptoms of schizophrenia.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Pre-Op Psychiatric Dx Not Tied to Bariatric Sx Outcomes in Teens
WEDNESDAY, June 13, 2018 -- Preoperative psychiatric diagnoses are not associated with weight loss outcomes in severely obese adolescents receiving bariatric surgery, according to a study published online June 1 in Pediatrics. Eleanor R. Mackey,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - June 13, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Are Your Meds Making You Depressed?
Title: Are Your Meds Making You Depressed?Category: Health NewsCreated: 6/12/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Antidepressants Banned for UK Kids
Title: Antidepressants Banned for UK KidsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 12/11/2003 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:04 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Children on Antidepressants Danger
Title: Children on Antidepressants DangerCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 9/14/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:05 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Depression and Women
Title: Depression and WomenCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 11/11/2001 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:05 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Depression - St. John's Wort
Title: Depression - St. John's WortCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:05 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

PTSD: Disaster Survivors Face PTSD Risk
Title: PTSD: Disaster Survivors Face PTSD RiskCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 9/14/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:05 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

FDA Knew Antidepressant Danger to Kids
Title: FDA Knew Antidepressant Danger to KidsCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 8/20/2004 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:06 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Miscarriage - Depression Risk Increased
Title: Miscarriage - Depression Risk IncreasedCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:08 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) - Light Up The Blues
Title: Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) - Light Up The BluesCategory: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 4/19/2005 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/13/2018 2:55:09 PM (Source: MedicineNet Depression General)
Source: MedicineNet Depression General - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Cannabis does not increase suicidal behavior in psychiatric patients: McMaster
(McMaster University) McMaster University researchers have found there is no significant association between cannabis use and suicidal behavior in people with psychiatric disorders. The study findings contrast with pre-existing data that shows the drug is linked to an increased chance of suicidal behavior in the general population. The study was published this week in the journal Biology of Sex Differences. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - June 13, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The serious reason you need to sleep in the dark
Study reveals that having a light on while sleeping can raise your risk of metabolic diseases. (Source: PsycPORT.com)
Source: PsycPORT.com - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Childhood Neuroblastoma Survivors at Higher Risk for Psych Disorders
(MedPage Today) -- Chronic health conditions predicted impairment (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Older Age, ICU, Poor Renal Fcn Up Risk of Opioid OD in Hospital
For hospitalized patients, risk also increased for those receiving three or more CNS antidepressants (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 13, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Neurology, Nursing, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Surgery, Anesthesiology & amp; Pain, Geriatrics, Journal, Source Type: news

First Female Psychiatrist Named President-Elect of the AMA First Female Psychiatrist Named President-Elect of the AMA
The new president-elect of the American Medical Association will be the fourth psychiatrist, the first female psychiatrist, and the first African American woman to hold the position.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - June 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Harris Elected as AMA's Next President
(MedPage Today) -- Psychiatrist from Atlanta to succeed Barbara McAneny, MD (Source: MedPage Today Public Health)
Source: MedPage Today Public Health - June 12, 2018 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Atlanta psychiatrist elected AMA president
Atlanta psychiatrist Patrice A. Harris will take the helm of American Medical Association after being elected president Tuesday at the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates in Chicago. Harris, who is the chief health officer for Fulton County, becomes the first African-American woman to hold the office. Following a year-long term as AMA president-elect, she will be installed as president in June 2019. Harris has experience as a private practicing physician, public health admini strator, patient… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - June 12, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Eric Mandel Source Type: news

Atlanta psychiatrist elected AMA president
Atlanta psychiatrist Patrice A. Harris will take the helm of American Medical Association after being elected president Tuesday at the Annual Meeting of the AMA House of Delegates in Chicago. Harris, who is the chief health officer for Fulton County, becomes the first African-American woman to hold the office. Following a year-long term as AMA president-elect, she will be installed as president in June 2019. Harris has experience as a private practicing physician, public health admini strator, patient… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care News Headlines - June 12, 2018 Category: Health Management Authors: Eric Mandel Source Type: news

Pelzman's Picks: Why Are Suicide Rates on the Rise?
(MedPage Today) -- Also, doctors debate assisted suicide (Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry)
Source: MedPage Today Psychiatry - June 12, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Source Type: news

Long - Term Type 1 Diabetes Associated With Cognitive Decline
Deficits similar for long - term type 1 diabetes and age - matched patients with type 2 diabetes (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 12, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Endocrinology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neurology, Nursing, Pathology, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Adverse Change in Employment Post - MI Tied to Worse Outcomes
Patients with adverse change in employment more likely to report depression, have lower health status (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 12, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Cardiology, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Are Your Meds Making You Depressed?
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - June 12, 2018 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Gynecology, Obstetrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, News, Source Type: news