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Famed Doctor Hans Asperger Helped with Nazi Child Euthanasia, Notes Reveal - Live Science - Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 12:11

Live Science

Famed Doctor Hans Asperger Helped with Nazi Child Euthanasia, Notes Reveal
Live Science
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), the American Psychiatric Association's guide for diagnosis, stopped including Asperger's syndrome in the DSM-5, which came out in 2013. What's more, the International Classification of ...
Hans Asperger gave autistic children to the Nazis - reportNewshub

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Hubbell chosen president of medical association - Lima Ohio - Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 12:11

Hubbell chosen president of medical association
Lima Ohio
... University College of Medicine and Public Health and completed her residency programs at Riverside Methodist Hospital in Columbus and The Ohio State University Hospital. Hubbell is board certified by the American Board of Physical Medicine and ...

Hazards of hoarding get increased attention in Danbury area - Danbury News Times - Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 04:03

Danbury News Times

Hazards of hoarding get increased attention in Danbury area
Danbury News Times
As a result, state and local officials have been ramping up efforts to detect and deal with hoarding, which was officially recognized as a disorder by the American Psychiatric Association about five years ago. Emergency officials describe homes that ...

JOHN DAVID BOLDAN SR. MD - Youngstown Vindicator - Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 01:21

Youngstown Vindicator

JOHN DAVID BOLDAN SR. MD
Youngstown Vindicator
He was a member of the American Medical Association; American Society of Anesthesiologists; American Association of Physician Specialists and American Institute for Healthcare Quality. At War Memorial Hospital, Dr. Boldan was involved in numerous ...

One serves the mentally ill; one serves sushi. Four letters link these Fresno spots - Fresno Bee - Saturday, April 21, 2018 - 00:33

Fresno Bee

One serves the mentally ill; one serves sushi. Four letters link these Fresno spots
Fresno Bee
Because the executive director of NAMI Fresno, a family-based support and advocacy organization for people with mental illness, could be fielding orders for tuna rolls for a Japanese restaurant set to open soon close to her office in north Fresno. The ...

The FDA supports a cannabis-derived drug, but it's still too hard to study pot - The Verge - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 22:11

The Verge

The FDA supports a cannabis-derived drug, but it's still too hard to study pot
The Verge
These same restrictions mean that as of 2013, fewer than 20 randomized controlled trials (the gold standard for scientific research) have tested the benefits of marijuana, according to the American Medical Association. To do more good, we should make ...

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Docs Press CMS for Shorter MIPS Reporting Period - MedPage Today - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 20:45

MedPage Today

Docs Press CMS for Shorter MIPS Reporting Period
MedPage Today
Forty medical organizations, including the American Medical Association, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American College of Emergency Physicians, and the Infectious Diseases Society of America sent a letter to CMS Administrator Seema ...
Healthcare groups want MIPS changes on measures, reporting periodHealthExec
Health IT Trade Groups Push CMS for MIPS 90-Day Reporting PeriodHealthcare Informatics

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How Much of a Struggle Is It to Get Mental Health Care in Rural Areas? - U.S. News & World Report - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 18:17

U.S. News & World Report

How Much of a Struggle Is It to Get Mental Health Care in Rural Areas?
U.S. News & World Report
We have an in-house recruiter who works every day to attract psychiatrists, [nurse practitioners] and therapists," says Halverson, who is a consultant to the American Psychiatric Association's Council on Healthcare Systems and Financing. [Read: Can ...

NAMI of Santa Cruz to hold benefit concert - Register Pajaronian - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 17:21

Register Pajaronian

NAMI of Santa Cruz to hold benefit concert
Register Pajaronian
(Cellist Jonah Kim. Contributed photo). APTOS — National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) of Santa Cruz will be holding a special benefit concert at Cabrillo College's Samper Recital Hall on Sunday. “The Beauty Within: Music, Art & Stories of ...

NAMI MS Conference at Belhaven, USM Marine Education Center and MSU 2018 Alumni Association Award - Jackson Free Press - Friday, April 20, 2018 - 17:01

Jackson Free Press

NAMI MS Conference at Belhaven, USM Marine Education Center and MSU 2018 Alumni Association Award
Jackson Free Press
#The National Alliance on Mental Illness Mississippi will host its annual spring conference on Thursday, May 17, and Friday, May 18, at the Dr. Billy Kim International Center at Belhaven University (1500 Peachtree St.). The theme of this year's event ...

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