'My GP gave me antidepressants I didn't need for 20 years' - Daily Mail - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 22:16

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'My GP gave me antidepressants I didn't need for 20 years'
Daily Mail
My story illustrates how an entirely normal person can suddenly find themselves on the wrong end of a diagnosis and, as a result, spend the next 20 years on a medication merry-go-round of antidepressants and sleeping pills that weren't needed in the ...

Medical Groups Worry Immigration Action Could Harm Patient Care - Morning Consult - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 21:42

Medical Groups Worry Immigration Action Could Harm Patient Care
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Andrew Gurman, president of the American Medical Association, said the group is “assessing the administration's executive order and how it may affect physicians, medical students, residents and patient care.” “Guidance is urgently needed from the ...

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Physician Groups Slam Trump's Executive Order on Immigration - MedPage Today - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 21:15

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Physician Groups Slam Trump's Executive Order on Immigration
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The American Medical Association was more cautious in its response. "The American Medical Association is assessing the administration's executive order and how it may affect physicians, medical students, residents and patient care," AMA president ...

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Boca attorney again asks court to declare Trump mentally unfit - Palm Beach Post (blog) - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 20:10

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Boca attorney again asks court to declare Trump mentally unfit
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Both are recognized as mental illnesses by the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, which is published by the American Psychiatric Association. Since taking office, Trump has also exhibited signs of being delusional, Herb wrote. Herb ...

NAMI Berkshire County To Hold Cupcake Wars - iBerkshires.com - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 19:27

NAMI Berkshire County To Hold Cupcake Wars
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NAMI Berkshire County's third annual Cupcake Wars will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at the ITAM Lodge on 93 Waubeek Road in Pittsfield. The cost to attend is $30 in advance and $35 at the door and includes an Italian dinner prepared by UNICO and ...

New Research on Treating Depression - Wall Street Journal - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 16:58

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New Research on Treating Depression
Wall Street Journal
Dr. Ramsey is co-author of a brain food scale which ranks food by their nutritional density and helpfulness in brain health; he presented the scale at the American Psychiatric Association conference last year and it is under review for publication. He ...

Here's what mental health experts think of President Trump's behavior - The Week Magazine - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 15:53

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Here's what mental health experts think of President Trump's behavior
The Week Magazine
"Trump doesn't meet DSM criteria" for any mental disorder, said Dr. Allen Frances, a professor emeritus of psychiatry at Duke University who oversaw the creation of a previous edition of the APA's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, ...

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Here's what mental health experts think of President Trump's behavior - The Week Magazine - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 15:53

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Here's what mental health experts think of President Trump's behavior
The Week Magazine
According to decades-old criteria established by the American Psychiatric Association, a diagnosis of mental illness requires that someone's behavior, emotions, or beliefs have two key attributes: They cause the individual to suffer clinically ...

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How to support moms with postpartum depression - Las Vegas Sun - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 15:11

How to support moms with postpartum depression
Las Vegas Sun
Many new mothers experience a variety of emotions after childbirth, but 1 in 7 experiences a serious mood disorder called postpartum depression (PPD). “PPD occurs as a result of a rapid decrease in pregnancy hormones, such as estrogen and progesterone ...

Forsyth County launching initiative to reduce number of people jailed with mental illness - Greensboro News & Record - Monday, January 30, 2017 - 12:32

Greensboro News & Record

Forsyth County launching initiative to reduce number of people jailed with mental illness
Greensboro News & Record
The national initiative is led by the National Association of Counties, the Council of State Governments Justice Center and the American Psychiatric Association Foundation. Hundreds of counties across the country, including 25 in North Carolina, have ...

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Psychiatrists Debate Weighing in on Trump's Mental Health - Scientific American

Psychiatrists Debate Weighing in on Trump's Mental HealthScientific AmericanIn response to these efforts, Allen Frances, an emeritus psychiatrist at Duke University School of Medicine who helped write the standard manual on psychiatric disorders, wrote a separate letter to the T

The psychiatrist who wrote the definition of narcissistic personality disorder says Trump doesn't have it - The Independent

The psychiatrist who wrote the definition of narcissistic personality disorder says Trump doesn't have itThe IndependentDonald Trump may be a “world-class narcissist”, but he does not display signs of having narcissistic personality disorder, according

Memphis native becomes first African American to lead American Psychiatric Association - WMC Action News 5

Memphis native becomes first African American to lead American Psychiatric AssociationWMC Action News 5Memphis native Altha Stewart, MD, has been named the first African American president-elect of the American Psychiatric Association.

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