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More research needed in school-based mental health interventions

October 22, 2014

Research is lacking for studies of mental health promotion and care interventions implemented through school-based programs for children in low- and middle-income countries, according to a study published in The Lancet Psychiatry.

The article accompanied a similar review of school-based mental health interventions in high-income countries that also called for additional research.

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Impulse control disorders linked to dopamine receptor agonists

October 21, 2014
Pathological gambling, hypersexuality, compulsive shopping and other impulse control disorders were associated with the use of dopamine receptor agonists, often…
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Follow a checklist to help decide what to do with estate life insurance

October 20, 2014
Before recent changes in estate laws, it was common for attorneys, financial planners and insurance agents to recommend purchasing life insurance — commonly called…
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FDA approves new labeling for extended-release Embeda

October 20, 2014
The FDA has approved new labeling for an extended-release pain relief combination of morphine sulfate and naltrexone hydrochloride that includes information on potential…
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Sleep Problems in Children: An Overlooked Factor in Evaluating Behavior

Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, October 2014, Volume 52 Issue 10
Sleep disturbance is a problem for many children; however, it remains an underevaluated factor when assessing behavior…
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Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services September 2014 CNE Activity

This activity is co-provided by Villanova University College of Nursing and SLACK Incorporated.

Topics include marijuana for non-medical use, nurse–police coalition in a psychiatric hospital, and detecting metabolic…
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Experts debate PANDAS diagnosis in children

September 18, 2014
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Margaret K. Hostetter, MD, the B. K. Rachford professor and chair of department of…
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