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ADHD Rx Associated With a Lower Risk for Alcohol, Drug Abuse - 2017-07-25
"Teens and adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) may have a lower risk of developing an alcohol or drug problem if they take medications to treat their ADHD, according to a study published online recently in the American Journal of Psychiatry." More

Treating ADHD May Help Curb Later Drinking, Drug Problems - 2017-07-24
"For people with the disorder, meds like Ritalin linked to lower rates of alcohol, drug abuse, study finds." More

Just a Few Vaccine Refusers Could Endanger Many - 2017-07-24
"A 5 percent drop in coverage could trigger a tripling of measles cases in young kids, study finds." More

Longer Estrogen Exposure May Protect Against Depression - 2017-07-21
"Women exposed to estrogen for longer periods of time during the reproductive years may have a lower risk of depression, according to a study published online July 17 in Menopause." More

Nearly 1 in 5 U.S. Adults Has Mental Illness or Drug Problem - 2017-07-21
"New Jersey is the mentally healthiest state, report finds." More

Estrogen May Influence Women's Depression Risk - 2017-07-21
"Early menstruation, more frequent periods seem to make sad times less likely, researchers suggest." More

Targeting 9 Risk Factors Could Prevent 1 in 3 Dementia Cases: Study - 2017-07-20
"Reducing mid-life hearing loss might make the biggest difference." More

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Slight Increase in Autism - 2017-07-20
"But difference in risk is quite small, experts say." More

Losing Medicaid Tough on People Battling Depression: Study - 2017-07-19
"Breaks in coverage result in more ER visits and longer hospital stays, research finds." More

Reduction of Opioid Dose May Improve Pain, Quality of Life - 2017-07-19
"Reductions in opioid dosing might improve pain and function, as well as boost quality of life, according to a report published online July 18 in the Annals of Internal Medicine." More

AAIC: Rx + Training Shows Benefit in Advanced Alzheimer's - 2017-07-18
"Patients with advanced Alzheimer's can relearn some basic skills when they receive special training along with medication, according to research presented at the annual Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held from July 16 to 20 in London." More

AAIC: Alzheimer Biomarkers Up With Sleep Disordered Breathing - 2017-07-18
"Biological changes in the brain may underlie a relationship between sleep disordered breathing and Alzheimer's disease, according to new research. A trio of studies on the matter were scheduled for presentation at the annual Alzheimer's Association International Conference, held from July 16 to 20 in London." More

Easing Opioid Dose May Improve Pain and Quality of Life - 2017-07-18
"Slowly lowering the drug amount also helps people get off the medications, study author says." More

Dozens of Potential Alzheimer's Meds in the Pipeline - 2017-07-18
"Last new drug for the memory-robbing disease was introduced in the United States in 2003." More

Special Training Plus Medication Might Help People With Advanced Alzheimer's - 2017-07-18
"Skills lost, such as dressing or bathing, can potentially be relearned, small study suggests." More

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