The prevalence of peripartum depression is high in physician mothers, with white physicians reporting higher adjusted rates than black physicians, and Asian physicians reporting lower receipt of treatment.
Children at young relative age within the school year were also at higher risk for ADHD and intellectual disability.
Nutrient supplements had good safety profiles and no known contraindications with psychiatric medications.
A team of Korean investigators conducted a study to assess the ability of the 15-item geriatric depression scale to discern depression in the elderly.
The therapeutic potential of cannabinoids to manage several clinical conditions, including pain, inflammation, sleep disorders, and epilepsy, is finding support through a growing body of evidence.
The researchers found that during a median follow-up of 21.9 years, women who underwent hysterectomy at any age experienced increased risks for de novo depression (adjusted hazard ratio, 1.26; absolute risk increase, 6.6%) and anxiety (adjusted hazard ratio, 1.22; absolute risk increase, 4.7%).
A family history of illness in prior generations may be related to an earlier age at onset of bipolar disease.
Physician practices need to weigh the pros and cons of remaining independent or joining an integrated health care delivery system.
Patients enrolled in the telehealth intervention HOPE saw clinically significant reductions in depression symptoms but not glycemic control.
Adjusted suicide mortality rates increased from 1.7 to 4.2 per 100,000 female youths from 1999 to 2017.
The association between disease activity and emotional processing biases may play a role in the higher rates of depression in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Findings show long-term impact on adolescent women’s risk of depression regardless of their use of oral contraception in adulthood.
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and dialectical behavior therapy (DBT) are effective psychological treatments that may be used to reduce suicidal risk among adults.
The center has received $17 million in funding from group of private donors.
What are some out-of-the-box measures your patients can take to alleviate their osteoarthritis pain?
Researchers evaluated survey results to determine the prevalence and impact of perceived bullying during residency.
Analysis of cases in California reveals that urgent individualized intervention may play a role in preventing shootings.
Depression in adolescence, a rising concern, might be influenced by television and social media exposure.
Nearly two-thirds of actively practicing physicians are still carrying medical school debt, according to the Medical School Debt Report 2019.
High emotional exhaustion and high depersonalization among resident physicians were both associated with more unfavorable attitudes toward black people.