Most antidepressants fail to treat children, teenagers - The Indian Express - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 07:15

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Most antidepressants fail to treat children, teenagers
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According to a study, most of the commonly prescribed antidepressant drugs are ineffective and some may be unsafe for children and teenagers with major depression. “The balance of risks and benefits of antidepressants for the treatment of major ...
Major Review Finds Antidepressants Ineffective, Potentially Harmful for Children and TeensMad In America
Majority Of Antidepressants Don't Work On Kids, Teens With Depression: StudyCounsel & Heal

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Study: Most Antidepressants Don't Work for Young Patients - Sci-Tech Today - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 07:00

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Study: Most Antidepressants Don't Work for Young Patients
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Federal health officials failed to force a recall of peanut butter and almond products for three months after advanced DNA testing confirmed salmonella contamination, government investigators reported Thursday. Despite new legal powers to compel ...

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Antidepressants Ineffective in Teens - Sci-Tech Today - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 07:00

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Antidepressants Ineffective in Teens
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Scientists say most antidepressants don't work for children or teenagers with major depression, some may be unsafe, and the quality of evidence about these drugs is so bad the researchers cannot be sure if any are truly effective or safe. In the ...

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The Role of the Psychiatrist Working with Transgender Patients - Healio - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 06:31

The Role of the Psychiatrist Working with Transgender Patients
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Report of the American Psychiatric Association Task Force on Treatment of Gender Identity Disorder. Arch Sex Behav. 2012;41(4):759–796. doi:10.1007/s10508-012-9975-x [CrossRef]; Hansbury G, Pula J, Sakeopoulou A. Conceptual, technical and ...

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Law to fix 'mental-health care' blasted as anti-liberty - WND.com - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 05:05

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Law to fix 'mental-health care' blasted as anti-liberty
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The House Energy and Commerce Committee announced a full committee markup set for Wednesday for H.R. 2646, the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act introduced by Rep. Tim Murphy, a Pennsylvania Republican whose profession, outside of ...
Advocates Reject Revised "Murphy Bill" as Still Harmful to Individuals with Mental Health ConditionsPR Newswire (press release)

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Scientists found something strange when they looked at the brains of pot smokers - ScienceAlert - Saturday, June 11, 2016 - 01:11

Scientists found something strange when they looked at the brains of pot smokers
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... researchers at the Centre for BrainHealth at the University of Texas, Dallas, took a look at the brains of 53 daily long-term pot users (14 of whom met the American Psychiatric Association's criteria for addiction) and 68 people who'd never used ...

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Update: Conversion Camps Still Exist. This Girl's Out, But What Damage is Being Done to Others? - Yahoo News - Friday, June 10, 2016 - 22:38

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Update: Conversion Camps Still Exist. This Girl's Out, But What Damage is Being Done to Others?
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Many prominent professional mental health organizations, including the American Health Association, American Psychiatric Association, and American Academy of Pediatrics consider conversion therapy harmful to young people and feel it encourages ...
Texas family raising money to rescue teen from gay conversion therapyWTNH Connecticut News (press release)
Family Fights to Free Texas Teen from Gay Conversion TherapySan Antonio Current (blog)

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Health|Officials Preparing for Zika Virus to Spread in the US - New York Times - Friday, June 10, 2016 - 20:41

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Health|Officials Preparing for Zika Virus to Spread in the US
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Opinion. Today's Opinion · Op-Ed Columnists · Editorials · Contributing Writers · Op-Ed Contributors · Opinionator · Letters · Sunday Review · Taking Note · Room for Debate · Public Editor · Video: Opinion ...

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Lab Worker in Pittsburgh Is Accidentally Infected With Zika Virus - New York Times - Friday, June 10, 2016 - 20:36

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Lab Worker in Pittsburgh Is Accidentally Infected With Zika Virus
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Opinion. Today's Opinion · Op-Ed Columnists · Editorials · Contributing Writers · Op-Ed Contributors · Opinionator · Letters · Sunday Review · Taking Note · Room for Debate · Public Editor · Video: Opinion ...

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Major Review Finds Antidepressants Ineffective, Potentially Harmful for Children and Teens - Mad In America - Friday, June 10, 2016 - 20:17

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Major Review Finds Antidepressants Ineffective, Potentially Harmful for Children and Teens
Mad In America
In a large review study published this week in The Lancet, researchers assessed the effectiveness and potential harms of fourteen different antidepressants for their use in children and adolescents. The negative results, familiar to MIA readers, are ...

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AMA Approves New Ethical Guidance Policy and Encourages Telemedicine Training for Students and Residents - The National Law Review

AMA Approves New Ethical Guidance Policy and Encourages Telemedicine Training for Students and ResidentsThe National Law ReviewOn June 13, the American Medical Association (AMA) adopted a new ethical guidance policy governing the practice of telemedicine that will b

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