Bad News for Big Medicine

News feed

1 month 2 weeks
RevealFederal agency sent immigrant kids to dangerous youth facility, despite serious warning signsReveal... facilities, deeming it unsafe for children. And this year, after immigrant children said in court declarations that they were forcibly injected with psychiatric drugs, federal officials claimed there was no problem. ... Brave investigations that ...and more »
1 month 2 weeks
Medical DialoguesPremenstrual Stress Syndrome can be claimed as Defense of Insanity: Rajasthan High CourtMedical DialoguesThe entire case of the prosecution was based on 2 child witnesses Udhavdas and Deoki and such evidence was not enough and reliable to convict the accused. 4. ... P.M.S. is a definite medical entity and is dealt in every book of gynaecology and ...
1 month 2 weeks
Irish ExaminerEpileptic man in 60s made ward of courtIrish ExaminerHe said that because of this “clash”, while taking the man into wardship, the court would be open to new medical and psychiatric assessments being made in six or 12 months to review its decision. ... Is the appellant of sound mind? - Is he incapable of ...and more »
1 month 2 weeks
Texas Tech University System Institutional Advancement (press release) (blog)Bringing Light to the Shadows of Health CareTexas Tech University System Institutional Advancement (press release) (blog)While researchers across the Texas Tech University System wrestle with the topic, much more needs to be done — especially for children. At the forefront of those efforts is a new Mental Health...
1 month 2 weeks
Physical Therapy ProductsStudy of 21 retired NFL and NHL players doesn't find evidence of early onset dementiaScience Daily"We don't deny that CTE exists in some former athletes," said Barry S. Willer, PhD, professor of psychiatry in the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at UB, lead investigator and co-author on the papers. ... The researchers did find ...UB:...
1 month 2 weeks
RTE.ieMan who loses bid to leave nursing home is made ward of courtRTE.ieJudge Kelly said that because of this, while taking the man into wardship, the court would be open to new medical and psychiatric assessments being made in six or 12 months' time to review its decision. "As I have often ... Pending further court order ...
1 month 2 weeks
Irish TimesMan in his 60s loses court bid to be allowed out of nursing homeIrish TimesMr Justice Kelly said there were three questions he had to answer: Is the appellant of sound mind; is he incapable of managing his own affairs and is it necessary and appropriate for him to be taken into wardship. He preferred the evidence of the ...and more »
1 month 2 weeks
Full FactWhat age do mental health conditions develop at?Full FactThese particular claims are based on two different studies, one looking at a group of New Zealanders over the first decades of their lives and the other an American study interviewing people about when they first developed their mental health condition ...and more »
1 month 2 weeks
Trinidad NewsDementia expected to increase by 2030Trinidad NewsSpeaking at the official launch of Building Sustainable Minds – an interview series featuring insights from local leaders in mental health, hosted by MindWise in collaboration with the United Nations, Nath said globally in 2015 more than 46 million ...
1 month 2 weeks
Louisville.com (press release)Helping Veterans Heal with DogsLouisville.com (press release)(Cats show some of this bonding, too. Their oxytocin ... As compelling as those stories are, they don't meet the standard of evidence-based medicine that places like the Veteran's Administration demand. .... When he applied to Dogs Helping Heroes, in ...

Pages