NAMI Family to Family program helps with the stress of mental illness - KSDK.com - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 15:27

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NAMI Family to Family program helps with the stress of mental illness
KSDK.com
Johnston works at the St. Charles office of NAMI St. Louis, the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Johnston said that feeling of helplessness and hopelessness is the reason the Family to Family program was created. "Families need people who care ...
NAMI and Mental Health Advocates Present Petitions Signed by 200000 Americans to Senate Leaders, Calling for Vote ...PR Newswire (press release)
Why America Should Take Mental Disorders Seriously NowParent Herald

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Sebastian Junger's 'Tribe' - New York Times - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 15:25

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Sebastian Junger's 'Tribe'
New York Times
Sebastian Junger co-directed two documentary films, “Restrepo” and “Korengal,” about a platoon of American soldiers deployed to a tiny, utterly primitive and exceedingly dangerous outpost in Afghanistan's Korengal Valley. Both films were riveting ...

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Book Review|'From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime,' by Elizabeth Hinton - New York Times - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 15:12

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Book Review|'From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime,' by Elizabeth Hinton
New York Times
A visit to the South Bronx: President Jimmy Carter in 1977. Credit Dan Farrell/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images. FROM THE WAR ON POVERTY TO THE WAR ON CRIME The Making of Mass Incarceration in America By Elizabeth Hinton Illustrated.

In Defense of Antidepressants - Wall Street Journal - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 14:56

Wall Street Journal

In Defense of Antidepressants
Wall Street Journal
Do antidepressants work? The notion that they don't—that Prozac, Lexapro and other drugs are little more than placebos with side effects—has become mainstream. “Antidepressant Lift May Be All in Your Head,” a typical headline reads, atop an article ...
8 Surprising Reasons People Are Taking AntidepressantsHuffington Post
Nearly Half of Antidepressants Not Prescribed for Depression, Study FindsABC News
Antidepressants aren't just for depression anymore, study findsLos Angeles Times
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In Defense of Antidepressants - Wall Street Journal - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 14:56

Wall Street Journal

In Defense of Antidepressants
Wall Street Journal
As I read the formal findings, they jibe with what my clinical work as a psychiatrist had led me to expect. Antidepressants are harmful in a subset of depressed patients but helpful for most. Little of the benefit comes from the classic placebo effect ...

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Multiple Personality Disorder And Traumatic Experiences May Be Linked; Condition Remains Controversial - Medical Daily - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 14:49

Medical Daily

Multiple Personality Disorder And Traumatic Experiences May Be Linked; Condition Remains Controversial
Medical Daily
Three years later, Dr. Allen Frances, the chair of the DSM's fourth edition task force, expressed his deep regret in allowing the diagnosis to maintain legitimacy in the mental health profession. “Having seen hundreds of patients who claimed to house ...

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Infection Raises Specter of Superbugs Resistant to All Antibiotics - New York Times - Friday, May 27, 2016 - 05:56

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Infection Raises Specter of Superbugs Resistant to All Antibiotics
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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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New 'Brain Food' Scale Flags Best Nutrients for Depression - Medscape - Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 19:46

New 'Brain Food' Scale Flags Best Nutrients for Depression
Medscape
UPDATED May 27, 2016 // ATLANTA ― Scientists have developed a new evidence-based scale that rates animal- and plant-based foods that improve depressive symptoms. Research on this scale and on foods that help nourish the brain was presented here ...

Should You Take a Vitamin? Do You Know What a Vitamin Is? - New York Times (blog) - Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 16:36

New York Times (blog)

Should You Take a Vitamin? Do You Know What a Vitamin Is?
New York Times (blog)
Recently, we sat down with Ms. Price to discuss some of the most common misconceptions about vitamins, the reasons vitamin D testing can be misleading, and which questions you should ask yourself before deciding whether to take a multivitamin. Here are ...

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House Mental Health Bill Gaining Momentum - Bloomberg BNA - Thursday, May 26, 2016 - 15:33

House Mental Health Bill Gaining Momentum
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Murphy's bill also would reduce funding for the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), which Democrats said would have weakened the agency. Earlier this month, Murphy told Bloomberg BNA that he had been working to try ...

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AMA Selects Twiage as Winner of the Healthier Nation Innovation Challenge - EMSWorld (press release) (blog)

AMA Selects Twiage as Winner of the Healthier Nation Innovation ChallengeEMSWorld (press release) (blog)June 13, 2016 – New York, NY – On Saturday evening, the American Medical Association (AMA) announced Twiage as the winner of its Healthier Nation Innovatio

AMA: Broad Coalition Backs End to Ban on Gun Violence Research - MedPage Today

AMA: Broad Coalition Backs End to Ban on Gun Violence ResearchMedPage TodayCHICAGO -- The American Academy of Family Physicians joined with the American Medical Association's (AMA) Minority Affairs Section and its Young Physicians Section, along with several other groups, to demand that Congress lift its ban on funding gun ...

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