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3 hrs ago | Psychology Today

How Can You Exercise Your Depression Away?

When we were kids, my siblings and I would often go down to our Dad's exercise lab on the weekends.


Related Topix: Depression, Health, Medicine

5 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Memory disorders centers provide specialized care

Miguel Siriana, who has Lewy body dementia, sits at home with his wife of 53 years, Nelida Siriana, in their West Kendall apartment.


Related Topix: Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Alzheimer's, Health, Miami-Beach, FL, Healthcare Law, Law

9 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Cuckoo's Nest and Community Psychiatry

At the most recent American Psychiatric Association convention a screening of One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest was held and a panel discussion followed, as reported by H. Steven Moffic MD in the May 21, 2014 issue of Psychiatric Times .


Related Topix: Medicine

12 hrs ago | Psychology Today

Can We Predict Who Will Respond to Antidepressants?

Many people take antidepressants: as of 2013, one in 10 Americans take antidepressants and mong women in their 40s and 50s, the figure is one in four .


Related Topix: Depression, Health, Medicine, Celexa, Citalopram (generic)

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Medical News

Fitness-related traits in bipolar disorder relatives may explain disease persistence

These enhanced fitness-related traits may explain the persistence of the illness in the general population, say Tyrone Cannon and colleagues.

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Related Topix: New Haven, CT, Medicine, Health

Hindustan Times

Surfing the Net for long is not a bad habit but an addiction

Do you have children who cannot keep their hands off their mobile phones and computers? Disgruntled, you term it a bad habit? In fact, this is the time to pay more attention to your children's 'Net addiction'.


Related Topix: Cellphones, Medicine, ADHD, Health, Social Software, Family, Kids, Addiction

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Daily Star

Security, economic fears push Lebanese into depression

While there are no readily available national statistics, a number of experts in the field say anti-depressant sales are on the rise and more Lebanese are experiencing depression as the country's security and economic situation becomes increasingly precarious.


Related Topix: World News, Middle East, Lebanon, Depression, Health, Medicine

Western News

Redefining anorexia may unlock new treatments, therapies

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Cybercast News Service

Johns Hopkins Psychiatrist: Transgender is a - Mental Disorder' - "...

Dr. Paul R. McHugh, the former psychiatrist-in-chief for Johns Hopkins Hospital and its current Distinguished Service Professor of Psychiatry, said that transgenderism is a "mental disorder" that merits treatment, that sex change is "biologically impossible," and that people who promote sexual reassignment surgery are collaborating with and ... (more)


Related Topix: Transgender, Medicine, Vanderbilt University

Supermarket Guru

Get Creative: Eat More Produce

Can produce help people find meaning in their life? A New Zealand study thinks so.


Related Topix: Psychology, Science, Life, Fruits, Food, Vegetables, Medicine, Depression, Health


Your Money-'I don't take insurance' not always a doctor deal breaker

Some doctors really mean it when they say they do not take health insurance. For others, it is more of a nuanced statement.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health Insurance

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Self-harm is a growing problem; what parents need to watch for

In the United States, between two and three million people self-harm, which means inflicting pain on their bodies to cope with emotions.


Related Topix: Medicine


Sierra Tucson Welcomes Dr. Michael V. Genovese as New Medical Director

Sierra Tucson , an international leader in the treatment of addictions, eating disorders, mood disorders, complex pain management, and trauma/PTSD, has announced the appointment of Dr. Michael V. Genovese to medical director.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Medicine, University of Connecticut, University of Pittsburgh, Pharmacology

Whitefish Bay

Aurora Psychiatric Hospital to Celebrate 125 Years of Service

Aurora Psychiatric Hospital has undergone many changes in the past 125 years, but one thing has remained consistent: the quality of care provided on the campus in Wauwatosa.


Related Topix: Wauwatosa, WI, Medicine, Pharmacology, Nursing

Daily Mail

How a child's drawings at four 'are a clue to cleverness'

Two shot as gunfire rings out in Ferguson on NINTH night of violence: Gas mask-clad reporters look on as cops fire tear gas at protesters armed with Molotov cocktails in scenes resembling a war zone Friend of cop who shot Michael Brown says teen 'punched officer and tried to grab his gun before bum-rushing him' One young man's life cut short - ... (more)

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Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Home, Home Listing, Robin Williams, Yoga, Fitness, Medicine

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Star Online

Trouble sleeping: a warning sign of suicide in older adults

In a new study, people age 65 and older who reported trouble sleeping were more likely to commit suicide than those who slept well.


Related Topix: Depression, Health, Santa Clara County, CA, Stanford, CA, Stanford University, Medicine


NEWParents: The quality of your child's drawings is linked to their intelligence ten years later

Parents might laugh at their child's quaint crayon scribbles, but the balloon heads and stick-like limbs have a serious hidden meaning, research shows.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Genetics

The Chronicle Herald

WONG: We must shine light on darkness

Columnist Jan Wong writes that Robin Williams made us laugh while he was alive, and in death, he's made us think.


Related Topix: Suicide, Depression, Health, Medicine, Opinion


Psychiatrist urges friends, family to be alert for signs

IRRITABILITY, loss of interest in previously interesting activies and deteriorating personal hygiene are among the signs that a person is depressed and might commit suicide.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Depression, Health

Psychology Today

Robin Williams

On Monday night, the world was shocked to read about the suicide of Robin Williams at age 63. The outpouring of grief asked how someone who could bring so much joy to so many could also experience such darkness.


Related Topix: Good Will Hunting, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Depression, Health, Medicine, Psychology, Science