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The IndependentWhy experts are walking out on a top medical research unitThe IndependentIndeed, instead of relieving depression, these drugs are taken for years, causing chemical dependence. An unholy alliance of biomedically orientated psychiatry and the pharmaceutical industry has created a vast and lucrative market. The evidence has ...
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Idaho State JournalOklahoma State University Addiction Medicine Clinic Joins Hazelden Betty Ford Patient Care NetworkIdaho State Journal"As a center of excellence in our field, we are committed to sharing our comprehensive, evidence-based approach to confronting the opioid crisis, as well as other clinical best practices, in states like Oklahoma. Our own system benefits, too, from ...
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SELFWhy Are So Many More Children Being Diagnosed With ADHD Today?SELFADHD, or attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, is one of the most common mental health conditions among children in the U.S. And the diagnosis rate of this brain disorder—characterized by a difficulty focusing attention, restlessness, and ...and more »
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Christian PostDr. Michelle Cretella on Transgender Ideology: 'Institutionalized Large-Scale Child Abuse'Christian PostBut today, more are beginning to believe it starts in the mind. It's troubling when an adult chooses this, but when children become involved, ... Dr. Paul McHugh, who at one time led the psychiatric department at John's Hopkins University, said that ...
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STATKetamine gives hope to patients with severe depression. But some clinics stray from the science and hype its benefitsSTATA number of clinics stray from recommendations issued last year by the American Psychiatric Association. STAT interviewed ketamine clinic owners, psychiatrists, and patients and reviewed online staff pages and screening protocols for dozens of ketamine ...
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Cochrane Collaboration expels co-founder splitting board and prompting walkoutEconoTimesOthers see him as a principled man whose commitment to the doctrine of evidence-based practice is displayed in his criticisms of flawed research, particularly when this is due to vested interests. Integrity is the bottom line for Gøtzsche. Commenting ...
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ThirdAgeOne in Four Older Adults Prescribed a Benzodiazepine Goes on to Risky Long-Term UseThirdAgePrescriptions for sedatives known as benzodiazepines may start as well-intentioned efforts to calm anxiety, improve sleep or ease depression. But those prescriptions may lead to long-term use among one in four older adults who receive them, according ...
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The Conversation UKCochrane Collaboration expels co-founder splitting board and prompting walkoutThe Conversation UKOthers see him as a principled man whose commitment to the doctrine of evidence-based practice is displayed in his criticisms of flawed research, particularly when this is due to vested interests. Integrity is the bottom line for Gøtzsche. Commenting ...
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Refinery29These Movies Will Hurt Your Brain (In A Good Way)Refinery29Last year marked the 15th anniversary of the release of Richard Kelly's Donnie Darko, one of the greatest mindfuck movies in recent memory and responsible for countless teen obsessions. ... Mainly, the show fixates on the figure of Grace Marks (Sarah ...
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TheTyee.ca'It Just Really Sucks. It Kills Me': Transgender Families Unnerved by School Board RaceTheTyee.caThe mother of two elementary-school aged children, one of whom is transgender, is worried about the election of the so-called “hate slate”: five of the 17 trustee candidates vying for seven seats who are vocally against the use of sexual orientation ...

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