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Can a White Supremacist Learn Not to Hate?  The New RepublicWhat neuroscience tells us about the persistence of racism.
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Psychiatrists and psychologists come together  Mental Health TodayThe Royal College of Psychiatrists and the British Psychological Society have come together to agree a common set of ideals and principles for how the two ...
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Amanda Bynes' Comments On Mental Health Show Why “Armchair Diagnoses” Are So Dangerous  BustleIn a recent profile in Paper Magazine, actor Amanda Bynes candidly discussed her prolonged absence from the public eye. After taking time out of the spotlight ...
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Stress-induced effects on heart blood flow differ for men versus womenEurekAlert (press release)Psychosomatic Medicine: Journal of Biobehavioral Medicine is an international, interdisciplinary journal devoted to experimental and clinical investigation in behavioral biology, psychiatry, psychology, physiology, anthropology, and clinical medicine ...
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Health.com6 Ways to Help a Partner Who's Experienced Sexual AssaultHealth.com“Many people, when they find out that someone has experienced a sexual assault or trauma, assume that their sexual life is ruined—that they are tainted,” says Kristen Carpenter, PhD, associate professor of psychiatry and director of women's behavioral ...
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Spinal-Cord Stimulators Help Some Patients, Injure Others  U.S. News & World ReportDoctors and medical device manufacturers promote spinal-cord stimulators as the answer to U.S. opioid crisis. But AP investigation reveals the device is more ...
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Spinal-cord stimulators help some patients, injure others  Alaska Highway NewsCOLUMBIA, S.C. — Desperate for relief after years of agony, Jim Taft listened intently as his pain management doctor described a medical device that could ...
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Stress-induced effects on heart blood flow differ for men versus women  EurekAlertSome patients with coronary artery disease have inadequate blood flow to the heart muscle during periods of mental/emotional stress. This condition -- called ...
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ADHD and Its Impact on Longevity  Psychology TodayIn a stunning keynote address at the 2018 International ADHD conference, Dr. Russell Barkley reframed ADHD as an under-acknowledged disorder of public ...
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Mental health therapy at Walmart? It's now a thing  The Boston GlobeBeacon Health Options has opened a clinic in a Texas Walmart, and plans to roll the idea out nationally, though probably not in Boston.

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