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Can Trump respond rationally to a crisis? - Allentown Morning Call - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 23:31

Allentown Morning Call

Can Trump respond rationally to a crisis?
Allentown Morning Call
It is known the American Psychiatric Association discourages psychiatric diagnosis without an interview, but in this case there is such an abundance of material from his speech and actions which could shed some light on what we can expect. The many ...

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Mural painting project to help end mental illness stigma - WBCO - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 20:02

WBCO

Mural painting project to help end mental illness stigma
WBCO
As part of a National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Ohio campaign called “Bringing Mental Illness Out of the Shadows,” NAMI of Marion and Crawford Counties contracted Eliza Ho with ALTernative, a mural art group, to design a mural depicting some of ...

NAMI Members Encouraged To Showcase Products During Annual Sausagefest Competition - PerishableNews (press release) (registration) - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 19:46

NAMI Members Encouraged To Showcase Products During Annual Sausagefest Competition
PerishableNews (press release) (registration)
The annual SausageFest competition will take place at the Meat Industry Summit, April 5, 2017, at the Rancho Bernardo Inn in San Diego, California. The event will feature sausage and other ready-to-eat (RTE) products. A maximum of 10 vendors are ...

Medical News Today: Could antidepressants stop prostate cancer from spreading? - Concord Register - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 18:38

Medical News Today: Could antidepressants stop prostate cancer from spreading?
Concord Register
Researchers suggest that antidepressants that block the enzyme MAOA could reduce the spread of prostate cancer cells to the bone. Study co-author Jason Wu, of Washington State University-, and colleagues recently reported their findings in the journal ...

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New Mexico Legislature Sends Bill to Protect Youth from So-Called “Conversion Therapy” to Governor - Human Rights Campaign (blog) - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 16:12

New Mexico Legislature Sends Bill to Protect Youth from So-Called “Conversion Therapy” to Governor
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
Use of these dangerous practices lead to depression, decreased self-esteem, substance abuse, homelessness and even suicidal behavior, which is why they are universally criticized by the American Psychiatric Association, American Psychological ...

New Mexico Legislature Sends Bill to Protect Youth from So-Called “Conversion Therapy” to Governor - Human Rights Campaign (blog) - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 16:12

New Mexico Legislature Sends Bill to Protect Youth from So-Called “Conversion Therapy” to Governor
Human Rights Campaign (blog)
Use of these dangerous practices lead to depression, decreased self-esteem, substance abuse, homelessness and even suicidal behavior, which is why they are universally criticized by the American Psychiatric Association, American Psychological ...

What the Health? The Republican Healthcare Bill - Paste Magazine - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 14:51

Freepress Online

What the Health? The Republican Healthcare Bill
Paste Magazine
The Republican healthcare bill has finally been released to the public, and with it being universally panned by national health organizations including the AARP and the American Medical Association, Sean Spicer using stacks of paper to try and read ...
AHCA is ill-considered; start overThe Spokesman-Review
Connecticut health care industry blasts 'Trumpcare' planWestfair Online
COMMENTARY: GOP health care bill badly conceived rush jobInternational Falls Journal
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A rare ally of the GOP health care plan has its own motivations - MSNBC - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 14:51

MSNBC

A rare ally of the GOP health care plan has its own motivations
MSNBC
... it was denounced by the American Medical Association, the American Nurses Association, the American Hospital Association, AARP, the American Cancer Society, the American Psychiatric Association, a wide variety of governors, and consumer advocates.

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GOP Needs To 'Go Back To Drawing Board,' American Medical Association Says - Madison.com - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 14:43

GOP Needs To 'Go Back To Drawing Board,' American Medical Association Says
Madison.com
Still Dr. Andrew Gurman, the president of the group, says that while the AMA has been engaging with members of Congress throughout the process, there are currently no plans to step up efforts in a “blitz." The head of Families USA and the former head ...

March 24, 1987 - The Ukrainian Weekly (press release) (subscription) - Friday, March 17, 2017 - 14:36

March 24, 1987
The Ukrainian Weekly (press release) (subscription)
The American Psychiatric Association on March 26, 1987, called on the Soviet Union to stop incarcerating dissidents in mental hospitals. Dr. Visotsky was chairman of the APA Council on International Affairs, and Dr. Weinberger was APA spokesperson.

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