Tag Archives: America

Medical Clinics of North America: Focus on Women’s Mental Health

The July edition of the Medical Clinics of North America focuses on Women’s Mental Health.  Editors Susan G. Kornstein and Anita Clayton have put together a great collection of articles from experts in our field.     Update on Reproductive Rights and Women’s Mental Health. Stotland NL.  Med Clin North Am. 2019 Jul;103(4):751-766.   Update on… Read More »

Why Schizophrenia May Be Overdiagnosed in America

Schizophrenia is a chronic and severe mental illness characterized by disordered thoughts, feelings and behavior. The condition affects less than 1 percent of the American population. But a new study published in the Journal of Psychiatric Practice reveals that the mental illness may, in fact, be overdiagnosed, reports Johns Hopkins Medicine. For the investigation, researchers… Read More »

Listen: Syphilis Spreads Into Rural America

https://kaiserhealthnews.files.wordpress.com/2019/04/st-louis-public-radio.mp3Can’t see the audio player? Click here to download. Lauren Weber, one of Kaiser Health News’ new Midwest correspondents, joined St. Louis Public Radio reporter Jeremy Goodwin on “St. Louis on the Air” Friday to discuss how syphilis is making inroads into rural counties across the Midwest and West. In Missouri, the total number of… Read More »