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NAMI Basics class offered in Knoxville - Maryville Daily Times - Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 04:08

The Olympian

NAMI Basics class offered in Knoxville
Maryville Daily Times
That's why NAMI Knoxville (National Alliance on Mental Illness) is offering NAMI Basics, a free course about children's mental health and behavioral issues. The six-session course will be held at Peninsula Lighthouse, 1451 Dowell Springs Blvd ...
Understanding mental illness not a crazy ideaThe Olympian

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Understanding mental illness not a crazy idea - The Olympian - Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 03:11

The Olympian

Understanding mental illness not a crazy idea
The Olympian
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) reports approximately one in five adults in the U.S. — 43.8 million people — experiences mental illness in any given year. However, with appropriate treatment, people can create healthy lives with close ...

The American Medical Association Weighs in on Drug Policy With Two Steps Forward and One Step Back - AlterNet - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 22:45

AlterNet

The American Medical Association Weighs in on Drug Policy With Two Steps Forward and One Step Back
AlterNet
On June 12th, the esteemed, powerful, and generally staid America Medical Association came out in support of piloting safe injection facilities (SIFs), a truly encouraging sign that organization is ready to embrace research-based strategies to address ...

Federal funding for Medicaid program should not be capped: AMA - American Medical Association (blog) - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 21:47

American Medical Association (blog)

Federal funding for Medicaid program should not be capped: AMA
American Medical Association (blog)
AMA Wire; American Medical Association · AMA Store · The JAMA Network · AMA Journal of Ethics · Become a Member · Sign In · Register. Search. Search. Menu. Menu. Education · Education · Graduate Medical Education · Match · Medical School Innovation ...
AMA Lobbying Chief Sounds Alarm on AHCAMedscape
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Missouri doctor named head of American Medical Association - Kansas City Star - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 19:53

PR Newswire (press release)

Missouri doctor named head of American Medical Association
Kansas City Star
A family medicine doctor from Mountain Grove, Mo., has been tapped to lead the American Medical Association, the nation's largest physician group. The association announced Friday that Dr. David Barbe of Mercy Clinic Family Medicine had been sworn in ...
Hometown Mercy Doc Leads American Medical AssociationPR Newswire (press release)
Small-town Missouri doctor now leads one of the nation's most influential medical organizationsSTLtoday.com
Dr. Barbe sworn in as head of AMAOzark Radio News
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Baby Your Baby: Antidepressants in pregnancy and breastfeeding - KUTV 2News - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 18:46

KUTV 2News

Baby Your Baby: Antidepressants in pregnancy and breastfeeding
KUTV 2News
Mom may need to increase her antidepressant dose to help her remain stable during the pregnancy. For breastfeeding, antidepressants can get into the milk in small amounts but are not expected to cause problems for the baby. Abruptly stopping these ...

The American Medical Association says anti-trans "bathroom bills" are harmful to people's health - Mic - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 18:45

Mic

The American Medical Association says anti-trans "bathroom bills" are harmful to people's health
Mic
The nation's largest association of medical doctors has officially come out against discriminatory "bathroom bills," saying that they're harmful to both the mental and physical health of people affected by the legislation, NBC News reported on Thursday.

Hometown Mercy Doc Leads American Medical Association - PR Newswire (press release) - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 18:32

PR Newswire (press release)

Hometown Mercy Doc Leads American Medical Association
PR Newswire (press release)
CHICAGO, June 16, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It's been 90 years since a small-town doctor from Missouri has led the American Medical Association (AMA), but this week a Mercy physician from Mountain Grove took the oath of office. Mercy's Dr.
Small-town Missouri doctor now leads one of the nation's most influential medical organizationsSTLtoday.com
Dr. Barbe sworn in as head of AMAOzark Radio News
David Barbe Inaugurated as New AMA PresidentOzarksFirst.com

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Privatizing Mental Health Has Led To 'Insane Consequences' - Psychiatric Times - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 18:11

Psychiatric Times

Privatizing Mental Health Has Led To 'Insane Consequences'
Psychiatric Times
If I suffered from a severe mental illness, Trieste would be my first-choice place to live. Patients in Trieste are regarded as valued citizens of the city who need and deserve adequate services. They are treated in attractive and accessible, club-like ...

Antidepressants Eliminated His Sex Drive - Wheeling Intelligencer - Friday, June 16, 2017 - 16:41

Antidepressants Eliminated His Sex Drive
Wheeling Intelligencer
Dear Annie: My husband takes antidepressants. He suffers from severe anxiety and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. If he doesn't take his pills, he's tough to be around. He becomes depressed. His attitude toward everything is negative. He stays ...

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