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  1. Depressive disorder can be helped using a wristbandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Examiner.com

    A wristband that records movement all through a 24-hour cycle may be an awesome support in treating depression , says a study. The wristband may help the specialist in figuring out which patients with real depressive issues will react best to normally endorsed medications, for example, Prozac.

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  2. Wristband that measures rest, activity schedule may help predict response to antidepressantsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Medical News Today

    A wristband that records motion throughout a 24-hour cycle may be an inexpensive, safe way to determine which patients with major depressive disorder will respond best to commonly prescribed drugs such as Prozac. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, are today's mainstay for depression treatment, but patients and their physicians may go through many months, doses, and different SSRIs as well as other antidepressants trying to get results, said Dr. W. Vaughn McCall, Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University.

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  3. Great American Smokeout 2009: New ways to quitRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2009 | Examiner.com

    On the third Thursday of every November, the American Cancer Society urges all smokers across the country to quit smoking cigarettes for at least 24 hours. Dubbed the "Great American Smokeout" , the day is hailed as the day to make your plan to quit smoking for good.

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  4. Ten days of resolutions - day 4 - quit smokingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2009 | Examiner.com

    The resolution for day four is a resolution that everyone needs to make and keep in order to live a healthier lifestyle. Quit smoking .

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  5. Smartband May Aid Depression TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | PsychCentral

    Promising new research suggests a mobile health application may help providers determine if a person will respond favorably to a depression medication. A study by Georgia researchers reviewed the use of a motion detection wristband that records motion throughout a 24-hour cycle.

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  6. Working Memory-Related Neural Activity Predicts Future Smoking RelapseRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | Neuropsychopharmacology

    Correspondence: Dr C Lerman or J Loughead, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 3535 Market Street, Suite 4100, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA, Tel: +1 215 746 7141 or +1 215 746 7292, Fax: +1 215 746 7140, E-mail: clerman@upenn.edu or loughead@upenn.edu Received 30 July 2014; Revised 21 October 2014; Accepted 22 November 2014 Accepted article preview online 3 December 2014; Advance online publication 7 January 2015 Brief abstinence from smoking impairs cognition, particularly executive function, and this has a role in relapse to smoking. This study examined whether working memory-related brain activity predicts subsequent smoking relapse above and beyond standard clinical and behavioral measures.

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  7. Top 10 vulnerable moments that send former smokers back to cigarettesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | NewsTarget.com

    Most former smokers know the feeling of needing a cigarette in order to deal with a certain situation, and if they can work their way through that initial craving, then it's possible to remain a healthier individual. As such, a person can add years to their life, which likely would not have been the case if they started smoking again.

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  8. Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) Offers Hope for Treatment-Resistant DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | PsychCentral

    In December 2012, Stephanie S. was taking 300 mgs of sertraline , 300 mgs of Wellbutrin, 300 mgs of trazodone hydrochloride , 200 mgs of risperidone , and 8 mgs of alprazolam , but was as depressed as she has ever been. She had also gained 100 pounds as a side effect of all the medications.

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  9. IntelGenx Technologies' (IGXT) CEO Horst Zerbe on Q4 2014 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Seeking Alpha

    Greetings, and welcome to the IntelGenx Management Update Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode.

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  10. NY Obamacare plans not doing enough to help smokers quit, report showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Post-Standard

    Most Obamacare plans offered on the New York health insurance exchange are not providing comprehensive smoking cessation coverage required under federal law, according to the American Lung Association. The association said Health Republic and Independent Health are the only two of 18 insurance plans on the exchange that fully comply with the federal Affordable Care Act's guidance on smoking cessation.

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  11. Orexigen Announces That Has Joined As Chief Commercial OfficerRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | BioSpace

    After successfully leading Orexigen's commercial effort through the U.S. launch of Contrave, Booth plans to leave Orexigen later this year to pursue opportunities closer to his home in Cannell joins Orexigen after 27 years at Merck where he held a variety of senior leadership roles. He brings strong experience in global commercialization, consumer marketing, and sales operations and management.

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  12. Time to butt outRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Cape Breton Post

    Nurse practitioner Hannah McKay, left, and pharmacist Ellen Penny speak with Eskasoni resident Julian Johnson about his options for quitting smoking. A smoking cessation booth will be set up in the Mayflower Mall over the next six Saturdays providing prescriptions and reading material on what they can do to kick the habit.

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  13. Swedish Match AB, A Smokeless AlternativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Seeking Alpha

    Swedish Match AB is a vertically integrated tobacco products, matches, and lighters company based in Stockholm, Sweden. Our research focuses on Swedish Match's snus product.

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  14. Cardiovascular events associated with smoking cessation pharmacotherapies: a network meta-analysis.Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | CiteULike

    Stopping smoking is associated with many important improvements in health and quality of life. The use of cessation medications is recommended to increase the likelihood of quitting.

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  15. My View: Vaccinations are safe, cheap and effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Portland Tribune

    In your editorial , you state that 'In fiscal 2014, the special 'vaccine court' in Washington, D.C., ordered $202 million be paid to 365 victims to compensate for vaccine-related injuries. Those are grounds for real concern that public health officials need to address, rather than sweep under the rug.'

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  16. Quit Smoking Without Weight Gain with Diet Doc's Medical Weight Loss ProgramsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | GlobeNewswire

    The American Cancer Society reports that those who quit smoking typically gain about 10 pounds. Many unwittingly simply substitute one bad habit for another and quickly turn to food to satisfy their compulsion to put something in their mouth.

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  17. If An Antidepressant Makes You Thin While You Are Taking It.Read the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | Psychology Today

    Substantial weight gain is a common side effect of most antidepressant medication , and for most people the weight is lost once the medication is no longer being taken. However, one antidepressant, bupropion seems to have the opposite effect.

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  18. Inspiring No Smoking Day stories and tips from readers ... share your ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2015 | Chronicle Live

    On No Smoking Day last year former smokers revealed their top tips on quitting. Read how life changed for them and try the calculator game at the end of the story to get a surprise Do you have any tips to help quitters on No Smoking Day? Here former smokers in the region reveal their top tips for quitting ... and how it has changed life for them.

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  19. Troubled Chantix (varenicline) label updated with new warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Examiner.com

    The US Food and Drug Administration has just announced the creation of an updated label for Chantix , a psychotropic drug approved in 2006 to help smokers quit smoking. The new label includes a warning about the potentially harmful interaction of Chantix and alcohol, which has been linked to "increased drunkenness, unusual or aggressive behavior," and "no memory of things that happened."

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  20. GeneSight multi-gene test more predictive of antidepressant responseRead the original story

    Mar 9, 2015 | Medical News Today

    The combinatorial, multi-gene GeneSight test has been found to better predict antidepressant treatment outcomes for patients with depression , and their use of health care resources, than any of the individual genes that comprise the test, according to a peer-reviewed analysis by investigators from the Mayo Clinic and Assurex Health, and published online by The Pharmacogenomics Journal . The proprietary technology of the GeneSight Psychotropic test is based on combinatorial pharmacogenomics , the study of how variations in multiple genes collaborate to influence an individual's response to medications, and evidence-based medicine and the known clinical pharmacology of various drugs.

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