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DR MAX PEMBERTON THE MIND DOCTOR: Quizzing children on their mental health is going too far  Daily MailAccording to the NSPCC, the Child and Adolescent Mental Health *Service* (CAHMS) was turning away 150 vulnerable children a day. As a doctor who has spent ...
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Patch.comWilton Student Honored by Neuroscience Research InstitutePatch.comAs a Rising Scientist winner, Julia will receive a $2,000 scholarship towards college during the On the Shoulders of Giants Scientific Symposium, the nonprofit's annual celebration of scientific achievement in child and adolescent psychiatry ...
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Telegraph.co.ukRoyal College to review opposition to legalising cannabis despite concerns over mental health risksTelegraph.co.ukDr Trevor Turner, a former vice-president of the Royal College of Psychiatrists, said it was “insane” to continue treating cannabis as an illegal drug when there was no evidence to show a causal link to schizophrenia, only an association, and when ...and more ...
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Medical XpressLarge-scale study finds that the Mediterranean diet is best for your mental healthMedical XpressBut a new study published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry says that a diet rich in fish, nuts and vegetables could help lower a person's risk of depression. Specifically ... "There is compelling evidence to show that there is a relationship between ...
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The Sydney Morning HeraldEating disorders, youth and Indigenous mental illness priorities of $125m government missionThe Sydney Morning HeraldThe three target areas announced on World Mental Health Day on Wednesday as part of the Million Minds Research Mission acknowledged the "alarming" effects they each have on the Australian population, Health Minister Greg Hunt said. ... The mission...
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CTV NewsWoman shares harrowing experience of son's erratic behaviour after strepCTV NewsIt was there that a psychiatrist offered a possible explanation for his seemingly sudden transformation and referred him to a pediatrician with expertise on PANDAS. PANDAS. In August, the specialist diagnosed Connor with a little-known medical disorder ...Pediatrician calls for acceptance of PANDAS,...
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What to look for in mental well-being apps  Medical XpressWho are you likely to turn to when experiencing a change in mental health?
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Royal College to review opposition to legalising cannabis despite concerns over mental health risks  The TelegraphThe Royal College of Psychiatrists is to review its opposition to the legalisation of cannabis despite its concerns over the risks the drug poses to users' mental ...
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Some Apps May Help Curb Insomnia, Others Just Put You To SleepWABE 90.1 FMSleepio and a few other apps like SHUT-i and a free one developed by the Veterans Administration use the most sustainable and evidence-based solution for insomnia. It's a kind of therapy called Cognitive ... “It's an impressive study in size and scope ...and more »
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Men are not getting adequate care for infertilityBioNewsThe Fertility Show, London, 3-4 November 2018 ... Mind the gap. The advent of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), where a sperm cell is injected directly into the egg cell, was a quantum leap in short-term clinical success. But it has led to a ...

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