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Week ahead: ONC and CMS seek to understand clinician tech burden - ModernHealthcare.com - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 05:12

ModernHealthcare.com

Week ahead: ONC and CMS seek to understand clinician tech burden
ModernHealthcare.com
... CMS officials hope to learn about providers' priorities for decreasing the burden. "We hope to achieve some level of understanding by crowdsourcing in our program what are the key problems and what are the key solutions," Fleming said ...

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Are you susceptible to brainwashing? - wtkr.com - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 05:03

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Are you susceptible to brainwashing?
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“It defines the person as a passive object that has no will of their own, and it defines anyone with any apparent perceived influence over them as some kind of evil person manipulating them psychologically,” said Richardson, who believes that there is ...

What's the Difference between Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder? - PsychCentral.com (blog) - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 02:29

PsychCentral.com (blog)

What's the Difference between Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder?
PsychCentral.com (blog)
Arlington, VA: American Psychiatric Association. Berman, C. W. (2014). 8 Tips on How to Recognize Someone With Obsessive-Compulsive Personality Disorder. Retrieved from https://www.huffingtonpost.com/carol-w-berman-md/obsessive-compulsive-personality ...

Negi: Words matter when it comes to mental illness - Carroll County Times - Saturday, February 17, 2018 - 00:05

Negi: Words matter when it comes to mental illness
Carroll County Times
The book has been condemned by the American Psychiatric Association (APA) and past APA president Jeffrey Lieberman wrote in Psychiatric News that the book is “not a serious, scholarly, civic-minded work, but simply tawdry, indulgent, fatuous tabloid ...

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Study: Fetal alcohol disorder affects more than previously thought - WRAL.com - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 23:14

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Study: Fetal alcohol disorder affects more than previously thought
WRAL.com
When a woman drinks alcohol during pregnancy, it can be dangerous for the baby by placing the child at high risk for fetal alcohol spectrum disorder. Fetal alcohol syndrome disorder, a life-long disability, is a problem of which all women, whether they ...

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Cardiologist retires after 29 year after 29 year partnership with LRHC - Lexington Clipper Herald - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 22:07

Lexington Clipper Herald

Cardiologist retires after 29 year after 29 year partnership with LRHC
Lexington Clipper Herald
"He has authored 79 research papers that have been published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, the American Journal of Cardiology and numerous other national journals," said MJ Hart, who has worked with Dr. Krueger for years. Dr ...

Will a signal from the top mean more gun violence research? - GANT News - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 21:02

Washington Post

Will a signal from the top mean more gun violence research?
GANT News
The American Medical Association thinks gun violence research should start immediately. “Gun violence today is a public health crisis in the United States; it knows no geographic, political or social bounds,” the group's president, Dr. David O. Barbe ...
HHS Secretary Alex Azar says he's open to allowing CDC to research gun violenceFierceHealthcare
Azar Promises to Address Gun Violence and Opioids, Empower StatesMedPage Today
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'All of it should be illegal.' Conversion-therapy ban gains traction in Legislature - The News Tribune - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 21:02

The News Tribune

'All of it should be illegal.' Conversion-therapy ban gains traction in Legislature
The News Tribune
Several major medical associations say there is insufficient evidence to support the effectiveness of conversion therapy, including the American Psychological Association, the American Medical Association and the American Counseling Association. Nine ...

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Fact-Checking Claims About Gun Violence and Mental Illness - New York Times - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 20:47

New York Times

Fact-Checking Claims About Gun Violence and Mental Illness
New York Times
Overall, mass shootings by people with serious mental illness represent 1 percent of all gun homicides each year, according to the book “Gun Violence and Mental Illness” published by the American Psychiatric Association in 2016. To be sure, gun ...
Trump Blamed The Parkland Shooting On Mental Illness, & People Are Rightfully OutragedRomper

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Will a signal from the top mean more gun violence research? - CNN - Friday, February 16, 2018 - 20:32

CNN

Will a signal from the top mean more gun violence research?
CNN
The American Medical Association thinks gun violence research should start immediately. "Gun violence today is a public health crisis in the United States; it knows no geographic, political or social bounds," the group's president, Dr. David O. Barbe ...
HHS Secretary Alex Azar says he's open to allowing CDC to research gun violenceFierceHealthcare
Azar Promises to Address Gun Violence and Opioids, Empower StatesMedPage Today
HHS Secretary supports CDC researching gun violenceHealthExec
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