Maryland Parity Project Now in Our Links

The Maryland Parity Project is an initiative of the Mental Health Association of Maryland that “works to educate insured Marylanders of their new rights...

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Researchers Say Night Eating Syndrome Needs Further Study

Reuters (2/21, Jegtvig) reported that in a paper published online in the Journal of Adolescent Health, experts say that night eating syndrome needs further...

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Antipsychotic Medication Prescriptions For Medicaid, Foster Care Children Debated

The Wall Street Journal (2/24, Lagnado, Subscription Publication) reports on the growing debate over how Medicaid and foster care children are medicated, as there...

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Changing Schools May Contribute To Psychosis-Like Symptoms In Some Kids

The Time (2/21, Park) “Healthland” blog reports that a study conducted by researchers at the UK’s Warwick Medical School suggests that changing schools, “and...

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Older Adults With Slightly Elevated Thyroid Activity May Face Higher Depression Risk

HealthDay (2/21, Preidt) reports that research published online in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism, “older adults with slightly elevated thyroid activity may...

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Report Questions Programs For Preventing Mental Illness In Service Members

The Los Angeles Times (2/21, Zarembo) “Science Now” blog reports that according to a 291-page report commissioned by the Department of Defense and produced...

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Specific Effects Of Different Psychotherapies On Psychosis Symptoms Examined

Medwire (2/20, McDermid) reports that according to a meta-analysis published online Feb. 14 in the American Journal of Psychiatry, a publication of the American...

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Stress Intensity Tied To Longer Duration Of Headache Pain

The Los Angeles Times (2/20, Kaplan) reports that headaches may be triggered by stress, but according to study to be presented at the American...

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Bush: Calling PTSD Just “Post-Traumatic Stress” May Erase Stigma Faced By Veterans

The Dallas Morning News (2/20, Benning) reports that yesterday, “former President George W. Bush…called for a fundamental shift in the perception and treatment of...

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