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Epilepsy drug may be linked to brain defect in over 1,200 babies - Independent.ie

Fri, 2019-03-22 20:30
Epilepsy drug may be linked to brain defect in over 1,200 babies  Independent.ie

More than 1500 children may have suffered some form of brain development problem or physical disability because their mother took a drug used to treat ...

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Forensic Experts Testify Man Was Insane at Time of Alleged 'Werewolf' Killing - NBC4 Washington

Fri, 2019-03-22 18:22
Forensic Experts Testify Man Was Insane at Time of Alleged 'Werewolf' Killing  NBC4 Washington

Jurors will soon decide the fate of a man who claims he killed an Old Town store manager because he thought the victim was a werewolf.

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Lisa Batstone found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in death of daughter Teagan - CBC.ca

Fri, 2019-03-22 14:33
Lisa Batstone found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in death of daughter Teagan  CBC.ca

Lisa Batstone has been found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in the 2014 death of her eight-year-old daughter, Teagan. The decision was delivered to a packed ...

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Biography hits on all aspects of public life - Concord Monitor

Fri, 2019-03-22 13:48
Biography hits on all aspects of public life  Concord Monitor

Playing two of the greatest female roles ever offered in film – Scarlett O'Hara in Gone with the Wind and Blanche DuBois in A Streetcar Named Desire — has ...

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Opinion: Ex-Cowboys DT David Irving's case is wrong example to fuel debate on NFL marijuana policy - USA TODAY

Fri, 2019-03-22 09:54
Opinion: Ex-Cowboys DT David Irving's case is wrong example to fuel debate on NFL marijuana policy  USA TODAY

Former Cowboys DT David Irving's actions likely won't do much to advance the conversation regarding the NFL's policy on marijuana.

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Duo rob Cleveland man at gunpoint while playing Xbox at his apartment, police say - cleveland.com

Fri, 2019-03-22 09:40
Duo rob Cleveland man at gunpoint while playing Xbox at his apartment, police say  cleveland.com

A 22-year-old man asked to play video games at a Cleveland man's apartment before his accomplice robbed the man at gunpoint, police said.

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There is a mental health crisis in entrepreneurship. Here's how to tackle it - World Economic Forum

Fri, 2019-03-22 09:05
There is a mental health crisis in entrepreneurship. Here's how to tackle it  World Economic Forum

A recent study suggests that almost half of all entrepreneurs will suffer from poor mental health. Here are three ways to help stem the growing mental health ...

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When neurons are out of shape, antidepressants may not work - Medical Xpress

Fri, 2019-03-22 08:00
When neurons are out of shape, antidepressants may not work  Medical Xpress

Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are the most commonly prescribed medication for major depressive disorder (MDD), yet scientists still do not ...

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Raleigh man pleads guilty to conveying false info after impersonating officer - WRAL.com

Fri, 2019-03-22 06:57
Raleigh man pleads guilty to conveying false info after impersonating officer  WRAL.com

Christian Gerald Desgroux, who was arrested for impersonating a federal officer, has pleaded guilty to maliciously conveying false information, court records ...

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Psychedelics may revolutionize mental healthcare, research says | Campus - Purdue Exponent

Fri, 2019-03-22 06:45
Psychedelics may revolutionize mental healthcare, research says | Campus  Purdue Exponent

Psychedelic drugs like ecstasy and mushrooms may hold the key to altering the way mental health patients receive treatment, according to best-selling author ...

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Substance Use, Mental Health Disorders Linked to Increased Risk of Criminal Involvement - Psychiatry Advisor

Fri, 2019-03-22 04:00
Substance Use, Mental Health Disorders Linked to Increased Risk of Criminal Involvement  Psychiatry Advisor

Adults with substance use disorders, comorbid substance use and mental health disorders, and greater multimorbidity were at increased risk for criminal ...

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Ketamine: A Promising Novel Therapy for Anxiety and PTSD - Psychiatry Advisor

Fri, 2019-03-22 03:00
Ketamine: A Promising Novel Therapy for Anxiety and PTSD  Psychiatry Advisor

Ketamine was originally approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an anesthetic, but is increasingly being used to treat mood disorders, such ...

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

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

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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African-Americans more likely to be misdiagnosed with schizophrenia, Rutgers study finds - EurekAlert

Thu, 2019-03-21 10:29
African-Americans more likely to be misdiagnosed with schizophrenia, Rutgers study finds  EurekAlert

African-Americans with severe depression are more likely to be misdiagnosed as having schizophrenia, according to a new Rutgers study.

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

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

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

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

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

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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