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Restless Legs Syndrome in Women with Comorbid Psychiatric Disease

Psychiatric Annals, December 2019, Volume 49 Issue 12
Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is a relatively common sleep disorder that affects many patients with psychiatric comorbidities. Also known as…

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Activity tracker may improve life function, depression in patients with CVD risk

December 8, 2019
Patients with a history of depression and at risk for CVD who wore an activity tracker for 8 weeks had improvements in life functioning and…

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Antidepressant maintenance, not CBT, associated with reduced depressive recurrence risk

December 5, 2019
Patients with chronic or recurrent major depressive disorder who recovered using antidepressants alone or combined with cognitive behavioral therapy…

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Depressive symptoms common, linked to dietary non-adherence in patients on hemodialysis

December 4, 2019
Researchers of a published study found a high prevalence of both depressive symptoms and dietary non-adherence in patients on hemodialysis and…

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E-cigarette users prone to depression

December 4, 2019
People who use electronic cigarettes were more likely to report a history of clinically diagnosed depression than nonusers, according to results of a…

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ASD may increase risk for depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety

December 2, 2019
Individuals with autism spectrum disorder may be at an increased risk for depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety diagnoses than those without ASD…

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Youths with arrhythmias at elevated odds for depression, anxiety, ADHD

December 2, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Children and adolescents with arrhythmia disorders are more likely to be diagnosed with depression, anxiety or ADHD than those…

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Physicians with depression more likely to self-report medical errors

November 27, 2019
Physicians who screen positive for depressive symptoms have an increased risk for medical errors, according to results of a systematic review and…

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Mental health diagnoses common in IBD, but may be lessening in veterans

November 27, 2019
Prevalence of mental health diagnoses like anxiety and depression among veteran patients with IBD have increased since 2000, but the incidence has…

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Individuals in last year of life experience high rates of depressive symptoms

November 26, 2019
Individuals in their last year of life had high rates of depressive symptoms, with nearly 60% experiencing depression in the last month before death…

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Childhood sexual abuse survivors need social and emotional support

November 22, 2019
Social and emotional factors, including social support and lifetime history of mental health conditions, play a significant role in achieving…

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Patients with MDD and suicide ideation/attempt experience significant health care costs

November 19, 2019
Research presented at the annual meeting of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy — AMCP Nexus 2019 — underscored the significantly higher…

Barriers may hinder parents from recognizing child's depression

November 19, 2019
A C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health demonstrated that one in four adolescents in middle and high school…

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Parents of children with congenital heart disease want psychosocial support

November 18, 2019
Parents of children with congenital heart disease may benefit from psychosocial interventions, and these efforts may reduce the burden of parental…

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Depression should be considered ‘critical’ comorbidity in PsA

November 14, 2019
Patients with psoriatic arthritis who also have depression were more likely to be on medications for PsA, had fewer swollen joints and lower disease…

Employee behavioral health programs improve depression, anxiety

November 13, 2019
Employer-sponsored behavioral health programs improved depression and anxiety among employees, according to a study results published in the Journal

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Experiential avoidance a predictor for MDD, GAD in older adolescents

November 12, 2019
Experiential avoidance is a predictor for major depressive disorder and generalized anxiety disorder symptomatology in older adolescents, data from…

Working to 'change the trajectory' for veterans' suicide prevention, awareness

November 11, 2019
In 2017, the suicide rate for U.S. veterans was 1.5 times the rate for non-veteran adults, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. The…

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Clinical depression confers elevated risk for abdominal aortic aneurysm

November 9, 2019
Patients aged 50 years or older with depression were found to have a significantly greater risk for abdominal aortic aneurysm than those without…

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Smoking may increase risk for schizophrenia and depression

November 6, 2019
Tobacco smoking may increase risk for depression and schizophrenia, according to results published in Psychological Medicine. “For…

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