Bad News for Big Medicine

Diabetes pill might replace injection to control blood sugar - Chicago Tribune - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 13:45

Chicago Tribune

Diabetes pill might replace injection to control blood sugar
Chicago Tribune
Findings from the study were published in October in the Journal of the American Medical Association. Davies said phase 3 trials of the pill are already well under way. Related: Flu shot is key for people with diabetes » · New diabetes treatment ...
Oral Semaglutide Found to Benefit Patients With Type 2 DiabetesMonthly Prescribing Reference
Oral semaglutide vs. placebo and subcutaneous semaglutide for glycemic control in type 2 diabetesPharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com
New Pill Shown To Significantly Improve Health Of People With Type 2 DiabetesLADbible (blog)
MedPage Today
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NAMI offers free classes, support group and advocacy training - Mountain Mail Newspaper - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 13:33

Facts Herald

NAMI offers free classes, support group and advocacy training
Mountain Mail Newspaper
NAMI – Heart of the Rockies, the local affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness, announced it has recently elected a new president and is offering free classes, a support group and advocacy training for family members of individuals with a ...
NAMI hosting family, friends seminar in TerrellTerrell Tribune
A Voice for the Voiceless Issue of Mental IllnessStudy Breaks
Kahn to speak at NAMI meetingBonner County Daily Bee
LaGrange Daily News -Facts Herald
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The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump - Sandusky Register - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 12:08

Sandusky Register

The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump
Sandusky Register
But thanks to all that then, now “The Goldwater Rule” is the informal name given to Section 7 in the American Psychiatric Association's Principles of Medical Ethics, which states it is unethical for psychiatrists to give a professional opinion about ...

Antidepressants and type 2 diabetes link found in young people - Diabetes.co.uk - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:43

Antidepressants and type 2 diabetes link found in young people
Diabetes.co.uk
The researchers behind the study say further research is needed to "shed light on the underlying biological mechanisms of treatment-emergent type 2 diabetes associated with antidepressants". Previous research into the subject has already shown a link ...

Bill could reinstate impairment rating evaluations in Pennsylvania - Business Insurance - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:30

Bill could reinstate impairment rating evaluations in Pennsylvania
Business Insurance
In June, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court struck down the state's impairment rating evaluation process as unconstitutional, ruling that the “General Assembly unconstitutionally delegated to the American Medical Association the authority to establish ...

DJ Nikki Hayes on living with mental illness: 'I have a constant want to mutilate and inflict pain on myself' - Independent.ie - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 11:14

Independent.ie

DJ Nikki Hayes on living with mental illness: 'I have a constant want to mutilate and inflict pain on myself'
Independent.ie
According to the DSM-IV-TR (American Psychiatric Association, 2000), borderline personality disorder is diagnosed when there is a persistent pattern of unstable interpersonal relationships, mood and self-image, as well as distinct impulsive behaviour, ...

How and why millions of dollars in Big Pharma money is flowing to New York doctors - The Journal News | LoHud.com - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 10:01

The Journal News | LoHud.com

How and why millions of dollars in Big Pharma money is flowing to New York doctors
The Journal News | LoHud.com
Big Pharma and medical device companies paid New York doctors about $164 million connected to marketing, education and research last year amid mounting concerns some of the money led to bad medicine in America. The money flowed to doctors from ...

AMA Launches Common Data Model Initiative - Medscape - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 09:45

Medscape

AMA Launches Common Data Model Initiative
Medscape
The American Medical Association (AMA) has launched a collaborative of healthcare industry stakeholders to create a "common data model." Called the Integrated Health Model Initiative (IHMI), the program is intended to make it easier to pull together a ...

Hard Truths About Psych Drugs: What I Learned, Eventually, From My Mother's Death in a Psych Ward - Newsweek - Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 08:00

Newsweek

Hard Truths About Psych Drugs: What I Learned, Eventually, From My Mother's Death in a Psych Ward
Newsweek
Some of psychiatry's most influential leaders, including former American Psychiatric Association President Dr. Jeffrey Lieberman—while acknowledging overmedication as a concern—have claimed that antipsychotics have allowed psychiatry to be "reborn" ...

A Voice for the Voiceless Issue of Mental Illness - Study Breaks - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 23:01

Study Breaks

A Voice for the Voiceless Issue of Mental Illness
Study Breaks
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation's largest grassroots mental health organization; they associate with hundreds of state organizations and local affiliates. NAMI on Campus, the organization that Beman is a part of, formed in ...

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