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Diabetes, obesity associated with cognitive decline in older adults

February 5, 2020
Sustained blood sugar elevations were linked to an increased risk for cognitive decline in older adults, according to results of a population-based
In the Journals

Medicinal cannabis loses efficacy against insomnia with frequent use

February 5, 2020
Patients with chronic pain and insomnia who frequently used medicinal cannabis to relieve those symptoms said the substance helped them maintain…
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MDD, noncombat trauma associated with suicide ideation among deployed soldiers

February 4, 2020
Major depressive disorder and noncombat trauma can serve as identifiers of suicide ideation risk among United States Army soldiers during combat…
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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy not effective for patients with OCD

February 4, 2020
Patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder generally do not benefit from mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, or MBCT, according to study results…
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Single-center study raises larger issues about proper billing

February 4, 2020
Two CMS codes for advanced care planning — 99497 and 99498 — were used less than 20 times at a tertiary care center in Iowa during in a…
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Patients with ichthyosis more likely to have depression, anxiety

February 4, 2020
The effect of ichthyosis on mental health in children and adults leads to a higher prevalence of depression and anxiety, according to a research…

Mental health benefits of psilocybin last nearly 5 years for cancer patients

February 3, 2020
A single dose of psilocybin combined with psychotherapy may significantly improve psychiatric distress in patients with cancer for nearly 5 years…
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Eating disorders increase risk for exercise addiction

February 3, 2020
Individuals with an eating disorder are nearly four times more likely to experience exercise addiction than those without one, according to results…
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VIDEO: Mental health ‘really matters’ in medicine

February 3, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas — In this exclusive video from Crohn’s and Colitis Congress, Megan E. Riehl, PsyD, a clinical psychologist at the…
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NICU admission linked to increased risk for psychiatric disorders

January 31, 2020
Children and adolescents who were admitted to a NICU at birth have a greater risk for developing psychiatric disorders, psychiatric comorbidity and…

Top 5 psychiatry stories of January

January 31, 2020
Healio Psychiatry has compiled a list of the top five most-viewed stories in January. Research into the impact of sleep loss on the risk for…
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VIDEO: Mental health ‘really matters’ in medicine

January 31, 2020
AUSTIN, Texas — In this exclusive video from Crohn’s and Colitis Congress, Megan E. Riehl, PsyD, a clinical psychologist at the…
In the Journals

Oral anticoagulants may reduce dementia risk in AF

January 30, 2020
Patients taking oral anticoagulants had a lower risk for dementia/cognitive impairment compared with those not taking oral anticoagulants, according…

CDC: Life expectancy improves, partly due to decrease in drug overdose deaths

January 30, 2020
In 2018, American life expectancy increased for the first time in 4 years, data show. Also in 2018, fewer Americans died of drug overdoses than the…

Q&A: Bridging disciplinary 'silos' to address co-occurring anxiety, alcohol misuse

January 30, 2020
The association between the chronic misuse of alcohol and anxiety is well-documented within the field of psychiatry, according to a review published…
In the Journals

Association between arterial stiffness, depression mediated by metabolic syndrome, inflammation

January 30, 2020
Future cardiovascular risk among adult patients with depression may be identifiable early using combined data on metabolic syndrome and inflammation…
In the Journals

Flavonol may reduce Alzheimer’s dementia risk

January 30, 2020
Eating more foods with flavonol, an antioxidant found in most fruits, vegetables and teas, could reduce the risk for developing Alzheimer’s…
In the Journals

Just 1% of providers prescribed half of all opioid doses in 2017

January 29, 2020
In 2017, a mere 1% of providers were responsible for 49% of all opioid doses and 27% of opioid prescriptions in the United States, according to…
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Mindfulness-based cognitive therapy app reduces residual depressive symptoms

January 29, 2020
Online mindfulness-based cognitive therapy combined with usual depression care significantly improved depression and functional outcomes among…
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Adapted low-intensity CBT lessens depression among patients with autism

January 29, 2020
Low-intensity cognitive behavioral therapy, when adapted and informed by behavioral action, can mitigate depression among adults with autism…
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