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Rev. Graham: 'Homosexuality is Defined by God as Sin' -- The 'Conversion Therapy' is Jesus - CNSNews.com (blog) - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 15:45

CNSNews.com (blog)

Rev. Graham: 'Homosexuality is Defined by God as Sin' -- The 'Conversion Therapy' is Jesus
CNSNews.com (blog)
In 1952, homosexuality was classified as a mental illness in the first edition of the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). In 1973, the DSM removed homosexuality from its mental disorder ...
The Therapeutic Fraud Prevention Act of 2017 was introduced by ...Washington Post
Is Conversion Therapy Legal? Many States Have No Laws Against The PracticeRomper
The Lies and Dangers of "Conversion Therapy" | Human Rights CampaignHuman Rights Campaign

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How Effective Are Drug Treatments for Depression? - U.S. News & World Report - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 14:32

U.S. News & World Report

How Effective Are Drug Treatments for Depression?
U.S. News & World Report
When patients are diagnosed with depression, the first treatment their doctor suggests is often antidepressant medication. Antidepressants have been a go-to therapy for decades. But recent research – and some soul-searching among mental health ...

How Effective Are Drug Treatments for Depression? - U.S. News & World Report - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 14:32

U.S. News & World Report

How Effective Are Drug Treatments for Depression?
U.S. News & World Report
Dr. Maria Oquendo, professor and chair of psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and current president of the American Psychiatric Association, agrees that about 40 percent of people on medications get better ...

Bonehead Bill of the Week: Don't block the sunblock: Editorial - NOLA.com - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 11:08

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Bonehead Bill of the Week: Don't block the sunblock: Editorial
NOLA.com
The American Medical Association came out four years ago in support of legislation exempting sunscreens from rules that bar students from bringing over-the-counter medications to school without a doctor's note. "We had reports of a number of kids from ...

Parent celebrates autism program at Fieler Elementary in Merrillville - nwitimes.com - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 10:09

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Parent celebrates autism program at Fieler Elementary in Merrillville
nwitimes.com
ASD is now defined by the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnosis and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders as a single disorder that includes disorders that were previously considered separate, such as autism, Asperger's syndrome, childhood ...

'John school' takes repressive approach to sex - Winnipeg Free Press - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 09:02

Winnipeg Free Press

'John school' takes repressive approach to sex
Winnipeg Free Press
Before its rejection in 1973 by the American Psychiatric Association, conversion therapy had gained notoriety within mainstream psychiatry. During counselling sessions, psychiatrists would attempt to suppress same-sex behaviour — something they ...

Health Law Repeal Will Miss Trump's 100-Day Target Date - New York Times - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 05:07

New York Times

Health Law Repeal Will Miss Trump's 100-Day Target Date
New York Times
Speaker Paul D. Ryan said the House would vote on the new health care bill “when we have the votes.” Credit Gabriella Demczuk for The New York Times. WASHINGTON — An 11th-hour White House push to give President Trump a major legislative victory ...
GOP shuts out doctors, experts, Democrats as they work on Obamacare repealSan Francisco Examiner

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Dr. Joseph Lifschutz, Who Asserted Confidentiality Right for Therapists, Dies at 92 - New York Times - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 04:56

New York Times

Dr. Joseph Lifschutz, Who Asserted Confidentiality Right for Therapists, Dies at 92
New York Times
Dr. Saul Levin, chief executive and medical director of the American Psychiatric Association, called confidentiality one of the most important principles in medicine. “I applaud Dr. Lifschutz for going to such great lengths for his patient, even at the ...

Mental health awareness walk set for May 6 at Norwalk Reservoir - Sandusky Register - Friday, April 28, 2017 - 04:14

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Mental health awareness walk set for May 6 at Norwalk Reservoir
Sandusky Register
We are strongest together helping one another. I have provided the following attachment from National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI), http://www.nami.org/NAMI/media/NAMI-Media/Infographics/GeneralMHFacts.pdf. I ask that you take some time and read ...
Helping to save lives through education, awareness and empowerment of mental illnessThe Bellingham Herald

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Treating chronic disease with exercise - Fox News - Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 23:37

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Treating chronic disease with exercise
Fox News
In doing so, you'll be preventing many health problems, and even treating chronic diseases like diabetes. According to one study in the Journal of the American Medical Association, researchers found a direct correlation between diabetes and exercise.

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