Archives for March, 2009

Depression After Multiple Births

Mothers of multiples have 43 percent increased odds of having moderate to severe depressive symptoms nine months after giving birth compared with mothers of single-born children. Researchers examined the...
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Advocacy and Policy

Jury Duty Can Take a Toll

A new report by UK psychologists warns that exposure to harrowing and gruesome trial evidence can cause stress-related trauma among jurists. In the first study of its kind, the...
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Reducing Weight from Antipsychotic Meds

Antipsychotic drugs, such as olanzapine (Zyprexa), risperidone (Risperdal) and quetiapine (Seroquel), are commonly used to treat psychotic disorders, bipolar and even behavioral problems related to dementia. Unfortunately, the weight...
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