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Psychiatrists gone mute - BayStateBanner - Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 10:00

Psychiatrists gone mute
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But that is unlikely to happen. The dominant 37,000 member American Psychiatric Association has decreed that “member psychiatrists should not give professional opinions about the mental state of someone they have not personally evaluated.” So as long ...

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Doctors Warm To Single-Payer Health Care - Coeur d'Alene Press - Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 00:25

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Doctors Warm To Single-Payer Health Care
Coeur d'Alene Press
Last year was the first in which fewer than half of practicing physicians owned their practice — 47.1 percent — according to the American Medical Association's surveys in 2012, 2014 and 2016. Many doctors are today employed by hospitals or health ...
Can Medicare for All Succeed?The Nation.

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Antidepressant use rises in under-13s - BBC News - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 23:22

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Antidepressant use rises in under-13s
BBC News
Four times as many children under 13 were prescribed antidepressants last year as just seven years ago, figures obtained by BBC Scotland show. Last year 252 children aged 12 and under were given antidepressants while in 2009/10 it was 57. During the ...

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NAMI plans Family-to-Family education program - La Crosse Tribune - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 22:46

NAMI plans Family-to-Family education program
La Crosse Tribune
The La Crosse chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness will sponsor another 12-week cycle of its Family-to-Family Education Program, intended to assist mental health caregivers, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursdays from Sept. 7 to Nov. 30. Class ...

Doctors criticize plan to limit opioids - The Detroit News - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 22:44

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Doctors criticize plan to limit opioids
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But the new program from Express Scripts is drawing criticism from the American Medical Association, the largest association of physicians and medical students in the U.S., which believes treatment plans should be left to doctors and their patients ...
Doctors criticize Express Scripts for plan to limit opioidsWashington Examiner

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Talk of casinos in Memphis must include cost of gambling disorder - The Commercial Appeal - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 21:50

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Talk of casinos in Memphis must include cost of gambling disorder
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Gambling disorder, as defined by the American Psychiatric Association, is a behavioral addiction where persistent and recurrent excessive gambling leads to clinically significant impairment or distress. Individuals with disordered gambling often think ...

Antidepressant use in US soars by 65 percent in 15 years - CBS News - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 20:32

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Antidepressant use in US soars by 65 percent in 15 years
CBS News
Women are nearly twice as likely as men to be taking the medications, the report found, with antidepressants used by 16.5 percent of females compared to just under 9 percent of males. Also, "long-term antidepressant use was common," said a team led by ...
More Men Are Taking Antidepressants Than Ever BeforeMen's Health
US antidepressant use jumps 65 percent in 15 yearsWDEF News 12
Antidepressant use rising, especially in womenPharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com

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Can a Computer Recognize Signs of Depression from Social Media Photos? - Healthline - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 20:23

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Can a Computer Recognize Signs of Depression from Social Media Photos?
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... episode in 2015, according to the National Institute of Mental Health. Advertisement. Spotting depression in people can be difficult, with primary care physicians missing signs in patients about half the time, according to the American Psychiatric ...

Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned - fox6now.com - Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 19:26

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Express Scripts to limit opioids; doctors concerned
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But the new program from Express Scripts is drawing criticism from the American Medical Association, the largest association of physicians and medical students in the U.S., which believes treatment plans should be left to doctors and their patients ...
Doctors criticize Express Scripts for plan to limit opioidsWashington Examiner

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