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Alcohol shown to act in same way as rapid antidepressants - Medical Xpress - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 21:37

Medical Xpress

Alcohol shown to act in same way as rapid antidepressants
Medical Xpress
In a study published in the current issue of the journal Nature Communications, researchers found that alcohol produces the same neural and molecular changes as drugs that have proven to be rapidly effective antidepressants. "Because of the high ...

School Orders Student Who Made Anti-'Gun Control' Video to Get Psych Evaluation - AmmoLand Shooting Sports News - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 20:21

AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

School Orders Student Who Made Anti-'Gun Control' Video to Get Psych Evaluation
AmmoLand Shooting Sports News
What protections will exist to offset politically-connected anti-gun judges, politically-appointed boards, and “expert” adherents of the American Psychiatric Association's “Position Statement on Firearm Access, Acts of Violence and the Relationship to ...

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Hormonal contraception may increase risk for depression: Study - UPI.com - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 20:06

UPI.com

Hormonal contraception may increase risk for depression: Study
UPI.com
A significant increase for likelihood of first use of antidepressants or diagnosis of depression was seen in women and girls using hormonal contraceptives, though researchers who conducted the study caution more research is necessary to understand the ...
Landmark Study Links Hormonal Birth Control And DepressionHuffington Post
Large Danish Study Links Contraceptive Use To Risk Of DepressionKaiser Health News
Women taking pill more likely to be treated for depression, study findsThe Guardian
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NAMI to host 3K walk/run - Observer News - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 20:04

Observer News

NAMI to host 3K walk/run
Observer News
“We need to stop defining people by their illness, whether mental of physical,” said Karen Fredricks, NAMI Hillsborough president. “This walk is about making strides for mental health and removing the stigma associated with issues involving the brain.

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Paper offers insight on antidepressant-induced female sexual dysfunction - Science Daily - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 19:30

Paper offers insight on antidepressant-induced female sexual dysfunction
Science Daily
Sexual dysfunction is a common side effect for women on antidepressants, but a new article by the Women's Health Clinic and Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic, in collaboration with Tierney Lorenz, Ph.D., University of North ...

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Stephen Levine from Case Western Reserve University: Overcoming Sexual Barriers in Relationships - MD Magazine - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 18:46

MD Magazine

Stephen Levine from Case Western Reserve University: Overcoming Sexual Barriers in Relationships
MD Magazine
Stephen B. Levine, MD, from Case Western Reserve University discussed this topic during the annual meeting of the American Psychiatric Association in Atlanta. Levine said that not only can life cause barriers in healthy relationships, but the barriers ...

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Study offers insight on antidepressant-induced female sexual dysfunction - Medical Xpress - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 16:47

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Study offers insight on antidepressant-induced female sexual dysfunction
Medical Xpress
Sexual dysfunction is a common side effect for women on antidepressants, but a new article by the Women's Health Clinic and Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Mayo Clinic, in collaboration with Tierney Lorenz, Ph.D., University of North ...
Depression is little-discussed as women's health issueSpectrum

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Local physicians take state leadership roles - Muncie Star Press - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 16:20

Muncie Star Press

Local physicians take state leadership roles
Muncie Star Press
Also, he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, a member of the American Medical Association and a physician board member for IU Health Ball Outpatient Surgery Center. Darroca has been a member of the ISMA since 1986 and has served on ...

Depression pervasive among US women - Gazettextra - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 15:06

Depression pervasive among US women
Gazettextra
Though research on long-term use is scarce, “generally, studies show that there are no side effects of using antidepressants for an extended duration,” said Dr. Renee Binder, immediate past president of the American Psychiatric Association. However ...

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Hopkins faculty disavow 'troubling' report on gender and sexuality - Baltimore Sun - Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 15:01

Hopkins faculty disavow 'troubling' report on gender and sexuality
Baltimore Sun
Homosexuality is no longer considered an illness by the American Psychiatric Association, the American Psychological Association, the American Medical Association or any of the other mainstream professional organizations in the health field.

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