Mauch: Drug switches put patients at risk - MetroWest Daily News - Monday, June 20, 2016 - 03:45

Mauch: Drug switches put patients at risk
MetroWest Daily News
Page 2 of 2 - According to a 2009 study published by the American Psychiatric Association, patients who stopped talking their medications because of prescription drug coverage changes, utilization management initiatives, or copayment issues were three ...

Nemesis of gays becomes defender - Albany Times Union - Monday, June 20, 2016 - 02:39

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Nemesis of gays becomes defender
Albany Times Union
The persecution reflected views in society at large: Until 1973, the American Psychiatric Association classified homosexuality as a mental disorder, and it was only in 2003 that a Supreme Court ruling declared state sodomy laws to be an ...

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After Orlando shooting, doctors call gun violence a public health issue, ask for federal dollars - fox6now.com - Monday, June 20, 2016 - 02:21

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After Orlando shooting, doctors call gun violence a public health issue, ask for federal dollars
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MILWAUKEE -- In the wake of the mass shooting in Orlando that left 49 people dead and 53 others hurt, the largest medical association in the United States wants Congress to support research on gun violence. The American Medical Association says gun ...
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Old nemesis, the police, now secure safety for gay community - SFGate - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 21:50

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Old nemesis, the police, now secure safety for gay community
SFGate
The persecution reflected views in society at large: Until 1973, the American Psychiatric Association classified homosexuality as a mental disorder, and it was only in 2003 that a Supreme Court ruling declared state sodomy laws to be an ...

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Hall Render's This Week in Washington - June 17, 2016 - Lexology (registration) - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 21:33

Hall Render's This Week in Washington - June 17, 2016
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On June 15, the House Energy and Commerce Committee unanimously passed the Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act (H.R. 2646). The legislation has been stalled in the House for several years over cost, civil liberties and privacy provisions.

American Medical Association adopting policies to combat opioid abuse - WRIC - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 20:08

American Medical Association adopting policies to combat opioid abuse
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Other policy changes that the AMA is discussing would involve the creation of a program offering naloxone for a greatly reduced price, and law changes that would allow police to carry and administer naloxone when they come across a person who has ...

American Medical Association warns of health and safety problems from LED streetlights - Raw Story - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 19:52

Raw Story

American Medical Association warns of health and safety problems from LED streetlights
Raw Story
The American Medical Association (AMA) has just adopted an official policy statement about street lighting: cool it and dim it. The statement, adopted unanimously at the AMA's annual meeting in Chicago on June 14, comes in response to the rise of new ...

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OnePlus execs take to Reddit to answer some of your burning questions - Digital Trends - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 13:57

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OnePlus execs take to Reddit to answer some of your burning questions
Digital Trends
Hoping to answer some of those inquiries, OnePlus co-founder Carl Pei and other members of the team took to Reddit to take part in an Ask Me Anything (AMA). As far as the lack of any expandable storage is concerned, Pei said the 64GB of native storage ...

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'Ordinarily Well:' making the case that antidepressants work - The Seattle Times - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 13:08

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'Ordinarily Well:' making the case that antidepressants work
The Seattle Times
In 1993, Peter D. Kramer wrote “Listening to Prozac,” a book that explored the ethics of prescribing what was then a relatively new class of antidepressants that, quite separate from treating depression, made patients more confident, outgoing and ...

Pregnant? Avoid taking antidepressants as they can affect your baby's brain - TheHealthSite - Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 10:41

Pregnant? Avoid taking antidepressants as they can affect your baby's brain
TheHealthSite
Antidepressant use during pregnancy has been associated with a number of fetal and developmental complications and now, a new study has found that it can affect brain activity in newborns. The researchers suggested that the effects of drugs on fetal ...

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15 Consecutive Years and Going Strong: Beacon Health Options Sponsors NAMI National Convention Welcome Center - Yahoo Finance

15 Consecutive Years and Going Strong: Beacon Health Options Sponsors NAMI National Convention Welcome CenterYahoo FinanceBOSTON, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Health Options, a national leader in behavioral health management, today announced it is proud to once again sponsor the National Allia

15 Consecutive Years and Going Strong: Beacon Health Options Sponsors NAMI National Convention Welcome Center - PR Newswire (press release)

15 Consecutive Years and Going Strong: Beacon Health Options Sponsors NAMI National Convention Welcome CenterPR Newswire (press release)BOSTON, July 6, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Beacon Health Options, a national leader in behavioral health mana

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