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12.15 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesFour in 10 say they know someone who has been addicted to prescription painkillersLenny Bernstein  |  The Washington PostA Kaiser Family Foundation survey finds a stunning 56 percent of...

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Featured ArticlesResearchers stumble on middle-age mental health crisisH. Steven Moffic, M.D.  |  Behavioral HealthcareA big spike in the death rate for middle-aged “white” non-Hispanic Americans...

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11.17 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesCould America Elect a Mentally Ill President?Alex Thompson  |  POLITICOWhile Americans have elected women, ethnic minorities and homosexual candidates, the line may be stubbornly drawn when it...

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Featured ArticlesCan Smartphones Make Psychiatry Smarter?John Torous MD & John Sharp MD  |  The Doctor Weighs In.comPassive data, available through smartphones and other devices, may actually tell doctors...

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10.20 Behavioral Health IT News

Featured ArticlesIs Autism a Mental Illness?David Rettew M.D.  |  Psychology TodayThe agendas behind labeling autism as either a psychiatric or neurological disorder create divisions in a sizeable community...

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Featured ArticlesWhy Dog's Aren't Schizophrenic?Dov Michaelie MD, PhD  | The Doctor Weights InAmong all species, only humans experience both bursts of creative genius and schizophrenia. What in our genetic...

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Featured Articles7 Mental Illness Myths People Still BelieveLindsay Holmes  |  The Huffington PostNo, you can’t catch a mental illness from someone else. Yes, mental illness is more common that most...

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Featured ArticlesReturn to Asylums? NEVER!Renée Binder, M.D.  |  Psychiatric NewsWhile many psychiatric patients require long-term care, a return to asylums is not the solution. We must develop programs that...

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Featured ArticlesMental healthcare is in the middle of a major shake-upLauren F. Friedman  |  Business InsiderPharmaceuticals used to treat many mental health issues don’t work that well. The efficacy of...

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Open Source Health IT in the Psychiatric Care Environment

Silver Hill Hospital of New Canaan, Connecticut, recently joined a select group of psychiatric hospitals in the United States that have implemented an electronic health record (EHR) system. Founded in 1931, Silver Hill...

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