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Teens Who Abuse Anxiety Or Sleep Meds Often Had A Prescription First
While these medications are important in treating anxiety and sleeping problems, nursing professor Carol Boyd, the study's
How To Find A Holistic Form Of Treatment For Anxiety Disorders
In a HuffPost Live conversation Maria Senise, who suffers from general anxiety disorder, described how she learned to deal
Who's Afraid of the Big Definitive Book?: Scott Stossel's
My Age of Anxiety
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Over the course of the 400-plus page book, Stossel outlines every aspect of the subject of anxiety imaginable. His focus shifts between history of thought on the subject, descriptions of scientific experiments and research, and his own phenomenological experience of dealing with the condition.
Is Your Medication Making You Sick?
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Comparing Psychiatric and General Medical Medications: What Does the Evidence Say?
Lloyd I. Sederer, MD
Chief Medical Officer, New York State Office of Mental Health
When it comes to benefits, psychiatric medications hold their own when compared with general medical medications in the treatment of a great number of diseases that affect so many people.
'Xanax' Nation? My Anti-Anxiety Meds Give Me Enough to Worry About
Kaitlin Bell Barnett
Author, "Dosed: The Medication Generation Grows Up"; Blogger, ...
Journalists love declaring that psychiatric medications symbolize some slice of the zeitgeist. So I can't say I was entirely surprised when I opened my mailbox the other day and saw New York Magazine's latest cover article proclaiming that this is the era of Xanax.
Women And Prescription Drugs: One In Four Takes Mental Health Meds
Typically we think of boys being more affected by ADHD, but there's gender shift in the use of ADHD medications in adulthood
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