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SK3 Group Completes Beta Testing of Broad Use T-Hydrocan(TM) and...
SK3 Group Completes Beta Testing of Broad Use T-Hydrocan and Prepares for Distribution to Collectives and Pharmajanes.com SK3 Group, Inc. , doing business as Medical Greens, through its subsidiary Berkely Bio-Organic Research Laboratories, has completed beta-testing of the initial offering in its recently announced phyto-cannabinoid product line, ... (more)
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Tue Mar 11, 2014
Health News Digest
Anxiety Drug Could Improve Socialization in Individuals with Autism
COLUMBIA, Mo. - Individuals with autism spectrum disorder often struggle with social interaction.
A patient I see for psychotherapy , without medications except for an occasional lorazepam , told me his prior psychiatrist declared him grossly undermedicated in one of their early sessions, and had quickly prescribed two or three daily drugs for depression and anxiety.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Helping Your Child who Suffers From Anxiety
A personal account of how children can suffer from anxiety This is a personal description of a young woman who has suffered from anxiety her whole life.
Study Finds Doctors Prescribing More Sedatives
Doctors in the United States are writing more prescriptions for sedatives than ever before, and the frequent use of these powerful drugs in combination with narcotic painkillers may be causing medication-related deaths, a new study suggests.
Smokers with mental health issues need more help
SMOKERS often worry that their habit is a coping mechanism they can't do without, especially if they have mental health issues.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
How often do German children and adolescents show signs of common...
Child and adolescent mental health problems are ubiquitous and burdensome. Their impact on functional disability, the high rates of accompanying medical illnesses and the potential to last until adulthood make them a major public health issue.
Thriving with Mental Illness: Q&A with Susannah Bortner
Here's a message we don't hear nearly enough: Even though living with mental illness is hard - really hard - many people are successfully managing their conditions and savoring satisfying, healthy lives.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Meditation: A stress reliever, but not a cure-all, study finds
A new study finds that research on mindfulness meditation has yielded moderate evidence that the practice can reduce anxiety, depressive symptoms and pain, but little to no evidence that it can reduce substance abuse or improve mood, sleep or weight control.
The Greenville News
Coping with anxiety: Holistic treatment approach winning favor over medications
Terrorist attacks. Endless wars. Economic collapse followed by years of high unemployment, record home foreclosures and wiped-out savings.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Insomnia behaviours independently influence sleep in mood disorders
Behaviours associated with controlling sleep and managing the negative effects of insomnia are independently associated with disturbed sleep in patients with anxiety or depressive disorders, US research shows.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
The East Tennessean
Dula provides seminars on stress management
"I have people in my family that are close to me that suffered from panic attacks a and I felt powerless," said.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Rockel v. Colvin, PICS Case No. 14-0292 (E.D. Pa. Feb. 10, 2014) Padova, J. (20 pages).
Rockel's challenge to the denial of his claim for disability income benefits based on depression, social anxiety, back problems, insomnia and mood swings was sustained and the matter was remanded to the commissioner of Social Security for reconsideration and further findings.
Too often, doctors miss suicide's warning signs
Stethoscopes help diagnose and heal, but this primary tool of physicians also has significant potential to spread germs from patient to patient, a new study reports.
SK3 Group (OTC Pink: SKTO) Is Seeking to Survey Qualified California...
Containing many of the medicinal elements of medical marijuana in their non-psychoactive form, Dharmanol Citrolene provides many of the benefits that scientists are ascribing to medical cannabis, without the high associated with eating or smoking marijuana.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Waiting Room Test Can Help Diagnose Depression And Anxiety, Offering Doctors Fuller Patient Profiles
Patients may soon be occupying their time in the waiting room with diagnostic questionnaires meant to screen their mental health.
Effective treatment for youth anxiety disorders has lasting benefit
Washington D.C., February 27, 2013 - A study published in the March 2014 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry found that the majority of youth with moderate to severe anxiety disorders responded well to acute treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy , medication , or a combination of both.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Stigma of mental illness remains barrier to treatment
Scientists looking for the origin of the MERS virus, which has infected at least 182 people since 2012, have found that it is widespread among camels in Saudi Arabia.
Irritability is associated with anxiety and greater severity, but not ...
Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica , Vol. 119, No. 4. , pp. 282-289, doi:10.1111/j.1600-0447.2008.01298.x Irritability is common during major depressive episodes, but its clinical significance and overlap with symptoms of anxiety or bipolar disorder remains unclear.