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San Diego Hospital To Offer Newly-Approved Nasal Spray For Severe Depression - KPBS

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 18:15
San Diego Hospital To Offer Newly-Approved Nasal Spray For Severe Depression  KPBS

Five years before the FDA approved a novel antidepressant nasal spray called Esketamine, doctors in San Diego were testing it on patients as part of the drug's ...

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Depressed African Americans more likely to get wrong diagnosis - Futurity: Research News

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 11:38
Depressed African Americans more likely to get wrong diagnosis  Futurity: Research News

African Americans with depression are more likely than non-black patients to get a diagnosis of schizophrenia, researchers say.

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NYPD’s Mental-Illness Response Breakdown - New York Magazine

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 08:00
NYPD’s Mental-Illness Response Breakdown  New York Magazine

Calls to 911 reporting what the NYPD terms EDPs — “emotionally disturbed persons” — have nearly doubled over the last decade, rising every year and in ...

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Story Booth invites people to share their health care experiences - The Hub at Johns Hopkins

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 07:30
Story Booth invites people to share their health care experiences  The Hub at Johns Hopkins

Patients anonymously share their health stories to help others and to heal.

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Website puts fears about depression genes into perspective - Medical Xpress

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 06:20
Website puts fears about depression genes into perspective  Medical Xpress

A new interactive website launched by UNSW mental health researchers allows people with a family history of major depressive or bipolar disorder to work out ...

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She was dancing on the roof and talking gibberish. A special kind of ER helped her - CNN

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 05:03
She was dancing on the roof and talking gibberish. A special kind of ER helped her  CNN

With mental health beds in short supply, emergency rooms increasingly have become the care of first and last resort for people in the grips of a psychiatric ...

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Childhood trauma in patients with severe mental disorders linked to shorter telomeres - On Health - BMC Blogs Network

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 03:19
Childhood trauma in patients with severe mental disorders linked to shorter telomeres - On Health  BMC Blogs Network

Research published today in the open access Nature journal Translational Psychiatry, found patients with severe mental disorders who had experienced ...

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Judge approves settlement in jail death of mentally ill man - Washington Post

Bipolar - Thu, 2019-03-21 02:22
Judge approves settlement in jail death of mentally ill man  Washington Post

A $3 million settlement for the family of a mentally ill man who died in jail after being arrested for stealing $5 in snacks has been approved by a judge who called ...

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This young Seattle man, whose life inspired a movement, has died. He was 23 - KUOW News and Information

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 17:28
This young Seattle man, whose life inspired a movement, has died. He was 23  KUOW News and Information

Lawmakers in Olympia Wednesday paid tribute to a young man whose struggles fueled efforts to reform how the state responds to people with severe mental ...

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Appellate court upholds Elmwood man's life sentence for sexual assault of child - WGIL Radio News

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 17:20
Appellate court upholds Elmwood man's life sentence for sexual assault of child  WGIL Radio News

A term of life in prison will stand for an Elmwood man convicted in 2016 for predatory criminal sexual assault of a 7-year old girl. The Appellate Court of Illinois for ...

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FDA Approves First Treatment for Postpartum Depression - Healthline

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 15:28
FDA Approves First Treatment for Postpartum Depression  Healthline

The FDA approved the first drug developed to treat postpartum depression Tuesday. The treatment gives hope to the thousands of women who have postpartum ...

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Harvard researchers say certain ADHD medications may increase risk of psychosis - CNBC

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 15:00
Harvard researchers say certain ADHD medications may increase risk of psychosis  CNBC

Certain medications commonly used to treat ADHD in teens and young adults may increase their risk of psychosis, according to researchers at Harvard Medical ...

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Website puts fears about depression genes into perspective - UNSW Newsroom

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 13:00
Website puts fears about depression genes into perspective  UNSW Newsroom

People with a family history of depression and bipolar disorder can now evaluate the risk of developing them, thanks to a new website launched by UNSW ...

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Records: UIC missed warning signs on child psychiatrist's research going awry - Chicago Sun-Times

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 12:17
Records: UIC missed warning signs on child psychiatrist's research going awry  Chicago Sun-Times

UIC has downplayed oversight problems on child psychiatrist's research, but documents show the school acknowledged lapses to federal officials.

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Records: UIC missed warning signs on child psychiatrist's research going awry - Chicago Sun-Times

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 12:16
Records: UIC missed warning signs on child psychiatrist's research going awry  Chicago Sun-Times

For a year, the University of Illinois at Chicago has downplayed problems in its oversight of the work of a prominent child psychiatrist who violated research ...

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Airmen soar in 'Black Eagles' - SFGate

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 11:52
Airmen soar in 'Black Eagles'  SFGate

“Fighter pilots are fighter pilots regardless of race, color, creed or personality,” says Lucas, a white officer. But in “Black Eagles,” Leslie Lee's 1991 play about ...

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Editorials from around Pennsylvania - Raleigh News & Observer

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 11:48
Editorials from around Pennsylvania  Raleigh News & Observer

Editorials from around Pennsylvania: ___. PA SHOULDN'T BE WORRIED ABOUT CLOCK, March 15. Pennsylvania lawmakers have many more important ...

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A Third Accuser in Mineola Child Sex Abuse Case Recants - Texas Monthly

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 08:58
A Third Accuser in Mineola Child Sex Abuse Case Recants  Texas Monthly

Carly Mayo, an eighteen-year-old with dirty blond hair, black glasses, and a shy smile, edged close to her mom, Shauntel, in the booth of a Tyler Tex-Mex ...

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Having one mental health disorder increases your risks of getting another - Medical Xpress

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 06:40
Having one mental health disorder increases your risks of getting another  Medical Xpress

New studies reveal that most psychiatric illnesses are related to one another. Tracing these connections, like the mapping of a river system, promises to help ...

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Affective Lability and Mood Reactivity Associated With Mixed, Atypical Depression - Psychiatry Advisor

Bipolar - Wed, 2019-03-20 06:00
Affective Lability and Mood Reactivity Associated With Mixed, Atypical Depression  Psychiatry Advisor

Mood reactivity and affective lability may bridge the gap between mixed and atypical depression.

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