Danish RCT of cognitive behavior therapy for whatever ails your physician about you - PLoS Blogs (blog) - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 17:30

PLoS Blogs (blog)

Danish RCT of cognitive behavior therapy for whatever ails your physician about you
PLoS Blogs (blog)
See for instance the work of Allen Frances M.D., who had been the chair of the American Psychiatric Association 's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) Task Force. He became a harsh critic of its shortcomings and the failures of APA to correct ...

Danish RCT of cognitive behavior therapy for whatever ails your physician about you - PLoS Blogs (blog) - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 17:30

PLoS Blogs (blog)

Danish RCT of cognitive behavior therapy for whatever ails your physician about you
PLoS Blogs (blog)
See for instance the work of Allen Frances M.D., who had been the chair of the American Psychiatric Association 's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual (DSM-IV) Task Force. He became a harsh critic of its shortcomings and the failures of APA to correct ...

The Dangers of Energy Drinks: 5 Reasons You Should Quit Now - Daily Hornet (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog) - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 15:18

The Dangers of Energy Drinks: 5 Reasons You Should Quit Now
Daily Hornet (satire) (press release) (registration) (blog)
Energy drinks are aggressively marketed as a quick and easy way for busy people to focus their concentration and power through the day, but the reality is that the beverages are far less effective than the average cup of coffee, and could potentially ...

Physicians Disagree with American Medical Association's Endorsement of Tom Price - Executive Insight - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 13:49

Executive Insight

Physicians Disagree with American Medical Association's Endorsement of Tom Price
Executive Insight
Thousands of physicians announced their disagreement with the American Medical Association's (AMA) support for Rep. Tom Price, MD, R-Ga., chairman of the House Budget Committee, as secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS). Approximately ...
Trump's HHS Pick Divides Physicians, Organized MedicineMedscape
Docs, AMA divided over Tom Price appointmentFierceHealthcare
Doctors say HHS nominee Tom Price may be good for them but bad for patientsMarketWatch
American Spectator -D Healthcare Daily -Healthcare Informatics
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Malta becomes first European country to ban 'gay cure' therapy - The Guardian - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 11:22

Malta becomes first European country to ban 'gay cure' therapy
The Guardian
In the US, where the practice is banned on minors in several states, the American Psychiatric Association has said it opposes any treatment “based on the assumption that homosexuality per se is a mental disorder or … that a patient should change his ...

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Pittsburgh City Council takes step to protect LGBT minors with conversion therapy ban - PGH City Paper - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 11:06

Pittsburgh City Council takes step to protect LGBT minors with conversion therapy ban
PGH City Paper
Conversion therapy is opposed by the American Psychiatric Association, the American Medical Association, the American College of Physicians and the National Association of Social Workers. Some mental-health professionals, spiritual organizations and ...

Trump's HHS Pick Divides Physicians, Organized Medicine - Medscape - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 10:33

Medscape

Trump's HHS Pick Divides Physicians, Organized Medicine
Medscape
These cracks in the House of Medicine are on display in the American Medical Association (AMA), which announced that it "strongly supports" Dr Price — one of its members — as HHS secretary only to see almost 5000 clinicians sign an online petition in ...
Docs, AMA divided over Tom Price appointment | FierceHealthcareFierceHealthcare
Doctors say HHS nominee Tom Price may be good for them but bad ...MarketWatch
Democrats Prepare to Bork Tom Price | The American SpectatorAmerican Spectator
D Healthcare Daily -Healthcare Informatics -Becker's ASC Review
all 14 news articles »
Nicki Minaj criticised by NAMI for making fun of mentally ill woman in Instagram video - International Business Times AU - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 07:19

International Business Times AU

Nicki Minaj criticised by NAMI for making fun of mentally ill woman in Instagram video
International Business Times AU
Nicki Minaj of “Anaconda” fame has been criticised by the National Alliance on mental Illness (NAMI-Miami) after she posted an Instagram video on Dec. 5. The star shared a short clip on Instagram where she allegedly mocks a mentally ill woman in Miami.
Nicki Minaj Under Fire from Mental Health Org for Miami Video of ...TMZ.com
Nicki Minaj Slammed After Mocking A Suspected Mentally Ill Woman In Instagram VideoInternational Business Times
Nicki Minaj Slammed For Apparently Mocking Mental Illness: It's 'Dehumanizing'Hollywood Life
SOHH -Yahoo Sports -SPIN -Instagram
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NAMI receives affiliate of the year award - Ledger Independent - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 06:46

NAMI receives affiliate of the year award
Ledger Independent
NAMI Buffalo Trace recently received the AFFILIATE OF THE YEAR AWARD from NAMI Kentucky at their annual state conference. NAMI Kentucky has 20 affiliates across the state. NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation's largest grassroots ...

Medical School Can Be an Emotional Pressure-Cooker - Arizona Daily Star - Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 06:33

Arizona Daily Star

Medical School Can Be an Emotional Pressure-Cooker
Arizona Daily Star
6 issue of the Journal of the American Medical Association. Reliable estimates of depression and thoughts of suicide among medical students are key for efforts to prevent, treat and identify causes of emotional distress in the students, according to ...
Study: More than a quarter of medical students are depressed, suicidalCNN
Depression common among medical school students, study findsThe Boston Globe
1 in 4 med students around the world shows depression signsAmerican Medical Association (blog)
TeenVogue.com -Doctors Lounge
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"Queer, Ill And Okay": Defusing HIV, Disability And Otherness In The LGBT CommunityNewNowNext(Homosexuality was removed as a mental illness by the American Psychiatric Association in 1973.) When medical authorities tell you you're “disordered,” it's difficult not to internalize it, says Cordelia.

Record Straight: Inventing the autism epidemic - Bennington Banner (subscription)

Record Straight: Inventing the autism epidemicBennington Banner (subscription)Since 1994, however, when the American Psychiatric Association (APA) expanded the diagnostic criteria for autism in its official manual, the prevalence of autism has increased by twenty-fold (Journal of Developmental & Behaviora

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Prevalence of immunosuppression among US adults - Pharmacy Today, American Pharmacists Association, pharmacist.com

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