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Yesterday | Newswise

Two Commonly Used Medications Equally Effective in Treating Seizures in Children

The sedative drugs diazepam and lorazepam are equally effective in treating the prolonged seizures known as status epilepticus in children, according to a randomized, controlled study by a multi-institution team of researchers with the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network, including an expert from the Perelman School of Medicine at the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Medicine, Seizures, Health, Ativan, Lorazepam (generic), Valium, Valrelease, Diazepam (generic), University of Pennsylvania

Wednesday | Southland Times

Insomnia: Don't overthink it

BLISSFUL REST: Some people sleep in one eight hour block, other two short, sharp bursts ... the worst thing to do about a lack of sleep is to stress about it.

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Related Topix: Sleep

Wednesday | ContactMusic.com

Slipknot's Paul Gray was prescribed Xanax before overdose

Doctor Daniel Baldi is on trial for the death of the group's bassist, who overdosed in May 2010, along with eight others, after allegedly giving him the drug despite his history of addiction.

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Related Topix: Metal, Slipknot, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Medicine

Tue Apr 22, 2014

PhysOrg Weblog

Neuroscientists discover brain circuits involved in emotion

New research by the University of Bristol, published in the Journal of Physiology today [23 April], has identified a chain of neural connections which links central survival circuits to the spinal cord, causing the body to freeze when experiencing fear.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Pharmacology

PhysOrg Weblog

First findings of virtual reality exposure therapy for PTSD

A randomized controlled clinical trial of Iraq and Afghanistan veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder found that shorter doses of virtual reality exposure therapy reduces PTSD diagnoses and symptoms.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Life, Veteran Affairs, Medicine, Psychiatry, Emory University, Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Health

Medical News Today

Older people with COPD taking benzodiazepines more likely to experience adverse respiratory outcomes

For your information: MNT accounts were not affected by the recent Heartbleed bug, as we were not running a vulnerable version of OpenSSL.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen)

Mon Apr 21, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Your View: Opiates and 'benzos' - a deadly cocktail of drugs

Richard D. Lewis lives in Marion. He is a licensed mental health counselor and certified addiction specialist who has worked 21 years in the community mental health system in the New Bedford area.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Drink, Cocktails, New Bedford, MA, Medicine, Pharmacology, Health, Opinion

Santa Cruz Sentinel

Debbie Gibson says she has Lyme disease

The 1980s teen star shared the news after people criticized her earlier this month for pictures she shared online showing her skinny frame while she was in Chile for two performances.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Asbury Park Press

Monmouth Medical Center Presents May Childbirth and Parenting Programs

BABY CARE BASICS Thursdays, May 1 & 8 from 7 to 9:00 p.m. This two-session program focuses on the care of the new baby including bathing, dressing, feeding and infant growth.

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Related Topix: Monmouth Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Family, Parenting, Long Branch, NJ, Health

The Arbiter

Act Now Project Presents: How to have difficult meaningful dialogue

It's easy to tell when the body is in conflict: the pulse quickens, it gets warm all of the sudden and maybe a deep pressure begins to form in the chest.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Opinion

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

Cases of flying phobia set to rise, say experts [New Straits Time (Malaysia)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) KUALA LUMPUR: Air accidents will contribute to a rise in pteromerhanophobia, or the fear of flying, experts said.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia,

Chronicle Live

MP blames Government for depression epidemic as figures show North is ...

Easington MP Grahame Morris has hit out at the Coalition Government for its "double whammy" of spending cuts and "back-door privatisation" of the NHS The region takes up six of the top 10 places in England for use of the drugs, with poverty and deprivation being blamed for the widespread problems with people's mental health.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

SeacoastOnline

Treating the complexities of phobias

A phobia is an extreme fear of an object or situation. The fear is more intense than what most people experience and can cause the person to panic or even become hysterical.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Korea Herald

[Ferry Disaster] Survivors of sunken ferry show serious signs of depression

Survivors of a ferry that sank off South Korea's south coast earlier this week have shown serious symptoms of depression and anxiety, a hospital chief said Saturday.

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Boat Disaster, Medicine, South Korea, World News

I-Newswire.com

Meds India Offers High Quality Anxiety Treatment Drugs At Affordable Prices

Meds India, a leading online pharmacy based in India is offering a variety of FDA approved anxiety-treatment medicines at extremely affordable rates.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Valium, Valrelease, Diazepam (generic)

AME Info

DHA psychiatrists discuss ways to tackle anxiety, panic attacks and phobias during twitter clinic

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Psychiatry, Psychology, Science

She Knows

Debbie Gibson is battling Lyme disease

It's been a tough year for Debbie Gibson, but she finally has a diagnosis and she's on the road to recovery.

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Related Topix: Health, Entertainment

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Asbury Park Press

Monmouth Medical Center presents May support groups

US TOO: PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP Thursday, May 1 from 7 to 9 p.m. This free support group provides mutual support, information and education for men with prostate cancer and their partners or loved ones.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Monmouth Medical Center, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Cancer, Health, Long Branch, NJ, Tinton Falls, NJ

San Jose Mercury News

Debbie Gibson has Lyme disease

The 1980s teen star shared the news after people criticized her earlier this month for pictures she shared online showing her skinny frame while she was in Chile for two performances.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Entertainment

Health.com

Certain Sedatives Tied to Breathing Problems in Older COPD Patients

A group of widely used sedatives increases the risk of serious breathing problems in older people with the lung condition called chronic obstructive pulmonary disease , a new study says.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ativan, Lorazepam (generic), Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Insomnia

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