Reel Minds film festival at UM to shine spotlight on mental illness - Miami Herald - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 16:55

Miami Herald

Reel Minds film festival at UM to shine spotlight on mental illness
Miami Herald
“I go back and look many times to see what could've triggered my brother's psychosis but there was just nothing wrong with his life at that moment,” said Coppola, recently elected president of the National Alliance of Mental Illness (NAMI) of Miami ...

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The Breach: Does President Trump Suffer From Narcissistic Personality Disorder? - Rewire - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 12:43

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The Breach: Does President Trump Suffer From Narcissistic Personality Disorder?
Rewire
Dr. Allen Frances, who helped write the criteria for Narcissistic Personality Disorder for psychiatry's diagnostic bible, argues that Trump does not meet the criteria for NPD because he doesn't suffer from his egocentric behavior. Rather, Frances ...

American Medical Association To Tackle Texting With Patients - JD Supra (press release) - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 12:24

JD Supra (press release)

American Medical Association To Tackle Texting With Patients
JD Supra (press release)
This June, the American Medical Association (AMA) House of Delegates will take up the issue of patient-physician texting at its annual meeting. With respect to physician-patient communications, the AMA has already issued guidelines for physicians on ...

Mental Health Awareness Week: Coming off antidepressants can be harder than you think - Metro - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 10:13

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Mental Health Awareness Week: Coming off antidepressants can be harder than you think
Metro
'We need to talk,' I said. 'There is no easy way to say this but I am breaking up with you. It's not you, it's me. I have changed and I don't need you any more.' 'You can't do this,' you replied. 'You need me. You'll always need me.' 'Not any more,' I ...

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Antidepressants and sex drive - NetDoctor - Netdoctor - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 08:41

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Antidepressants and sex drive - NetDoctor
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Expert advice on how antidepressants can affect sex drive and time it takes to orgasm.
Study: Antidepressants not as harmful to pregnancy as we thoughtThe Oakland Press

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Pranksters have made fun of past contamination incidents at Tawa Pool. (File photo) - The Dominion Post - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 06:42

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Pranksters have made fun of past contamination incidents at Tawa Pool. (File photo)
The Dominion Post
A public pool in Wellington has issued what it calls a "poo-nami warning" to parents. Tawa Pool shared a warning on social media earlier this month, reminding people that a single incident of faecal contamination could close the pool for up to 24 hours.

Study: Antidepressants not as harmful to pregnancy as we thought - The Oakland Press - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 06:01

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Study: Antidepressants not as harmful to pregnancy as we thought
The Oakland Press
The new study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association, found only a slight increase in the risk of premature birth for infants of mothers who used antidepressants during the first trimester of their pregnancy. But the researchers ...

We wish that Rep. Murphy would have attended our town hall - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 04:01

We wish that Rep. Murphy would have attended our town hall
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Ms. Simpson discussed Mr. Murphy's bill, HR 2646, and the praise it received from President Barack Obama. As a mental health care advocate, I and many others are confused regarding his position on the repeal of the Affordable Care Act. The attendees at ...

The controversy behind Netflix's teen-suicide drama '13 Reasons Why' — and why it's hitting close to home - The San Diego Union-Tribune - Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 01:46

The controversy behind Netflix's teen-suicide drama '13 Reasons Why' — and why it's hitting close to home
The San Diego Union-Tribune
In addition to the school psychologists association, members of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention and the American Psychiatric Association have expressed concerns about the show's failure to deal with the role mental illness plays in ...

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Local programs available for mentally ill, families - Battle Creek Enquirer - Monday, May 8, 2017 - 22:34

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Local programs available for mentally ill, families
Battle Creek Enquirer
One of the new programs beginning May 24 is called NAMI Basics and is designed for adults who are caring for children who have emotional or mental health issues. The six-week program will meet two hours a week for six weeks in Battle Creek, Haffner ...

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Outpatient program decreases psychiatric admissions, readmission, length of stay - Healio

Outpatient program decreases psychiatric admissions, readmission, length of stayHealioSAN DIEGO — An outpatient programed aimed at improving acute psychiatric care significantly reduced psychiatric admissions via

“Please don't forget about me”: Antidepressants and birth defects - Canada Free Press

“Please don't forget about me”: Antidepressants and birth defectsCanada Free PressChristiane complained to her doctor about the toxic effects of the antidepressant drug she was prescribed, so her doctor tried another drug, which didn't help either.

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