Bad News for Big Medicine

Health Shorts: Cognition and smell, Gun safety, Drug costs - Sarasota Herald-Tribune - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 07:08

Health Shorts: Cognition and smell, Gun safety, Drug costs
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
“Guns kill people,” Dr. Howard Bauchner, editor in chief of the influential Journal of the American Medical Association, and a team of colleagues wrote in an editorial online. “Guns do not make individuals, their families, or homes safer and they ...

Obesity: Treat as disease - News-Press Now - Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 04:55

Obesity: Treat as disease
News-Press Now
But this does give credence to the American Medical Association's decision from four years ago to shine a brighter light on the problem. Ghanem has it right at the patient-doctor level: “We have to talk more.” This is especially true for those who have ...

Will the 25th Amendment Allow Psychiatrists to Impeach Trump? - Vogue.com - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 22:41

Will the 25th Amendment Allow Psychiatrists to Impeach Trump?
Vogue.com
Members of the American Psychiatric Association have similarly been forced to reconsider protocol regarding their thoughts on the President; since adapting “The Goldwater Rule” after the 1964 presidential election, psychiatrists have stayed away from ...

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Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds - WCPO - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 21:13

WCPO

Opioid-related deaths fell 6.5% after recreational marijuana legalized in Colorado, research finds
WCPO
And another study from the Journal of the American Medical Association found that yearly overdose deaths involving opioids were close to 25 percent lower in states with medical marijuana programs. But the Colorado Substance Abuse Trend and Response ...

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Cleveland Clinic Akron General inducts two into Society of Distinguished Physicians - cleveland.com - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 21:12

cleveland.com

Cleveland Clinic Akron General inducts two into Society of Distinguished Physicians
cleveland.com
A Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association, Moore received his undergraduate degree from the University of Akron, medical degree from The Ohio State University and he completed his psychiatry residency and fellowship at Johns ...

Leona Kittle - WatertownDailyTimes.com - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 20:50

Leona Kittle
WatertownDailyTimes.com
Leona was a communicant of St. Mary's Church and was a member of its St. Anne's and Altar & Rosary Societies. She was also a member of the American Medical Association, American Legion Post 821 Auxiliary, and both Natali's and Clayton Country Clubs.

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Nami Priya group shines in rangoli contest - Times of India - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 20:30

Nami Priya group shines in rangoli contest
Times of India
PATNA: More than 200 students participated in rangoli competition organized by Notre Dame Academy on Monday. They were divided in 24 groups. Group A under Nami Priya emerged the winner whereas Group 5 (Shreyashi) and Group 17 (Shambhavi ...

Shrinks toss aside medical ethics to protest Trump - Washington Examiner - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 20:16

Washington Examiner

Shrinks toss aside medical ethics to protest Trump
Washington Examiner
This position is held by not only the American Psychological Association, but by the American Psychiatric Association as well. In 1964, a survey of psychiatrists found that almost half of the respondents believed GOP presidential candidate Barry ...

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NAMI and STAND OUT host Coming out Day - The Lion's Roar Newspaper - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 19:59

The Lion's Roar Newspaper

NAMI and STAND OUT host Coming out Day
The Lion's Roar Newspaper
The organizations Stand OUT and NAMI on Campus hosted “Coming Out Day” on Oct. 11 in front of the Memorial Fountain. NAMI President Chad Cashio expressed how his organization shares common goals with Stand OUT in what they want to reach to ...

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder & Chronic Pain - PracticalPainManagement.com - Monday, October 16, 2017 - 19:08

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Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder & Chronic Pain
PracticalPainManagement.com
Until a few years ago, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) was grouped into anxiety disorders by the American Psychiatric Association (APA). In 2013, the organization added a chapter specifically on OCD and related disorders to its Diagnostic and ...

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