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IVF cuts defy national guidelines

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Meningitis vaccination plan for Hampshire schoolchildren

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NHS budget cuts leave sexual health services at ‘breaking point’

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Wales to adopt new regulations for blood donation

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NICE: GPs urged to create national autism register

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£1.3bn recruitment plan for mental health

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Childhood maltreatment associated with non-suicidal self-injury
  • The Lancet Psychiatry
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Childhood maltreatment associated with non-suicidal self-injury

Findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis

Iron deficiency and low ferritin linked to ADHD
  • UK Medical News
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Iron deficiency and low ferritin linked to ADHD

Meta-analysis of 17 studies.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Am Board Fam Med
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Antidepressants and incident hypertension are not associated

Even antidepressants implicated in earlier studies showed no link.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Psychiatry Res
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Depression: 9 in 10 have residual symptoms following remission

Sleep problems, fatigue, and other symptoms persist.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from JAMA Psychiatry
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Can HRT reduce the risk for depression in perimenopause?

Sensitivity to estrogen fluctuations during perimenopause is implicated in depression risk.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Climacteric
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Anxiety: in older women, prescribed exercise helps

Low- or moderate-intensity exercise may yield a short-term effect that fades over time.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from JAMA
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Alzheimer’s disease: idalopirdine falls short as adjunct to cholinesterase inhibitors

An analysis of data from 3 RCTs among 2525 patients.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Affect Disord
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Depression recurrence linked to bipolar features

Patients with 4+ recurrences may have greater risk for antidepressant-linked adverse outcomes.

1 in 4 pregnant women have mental health issues
  • UK Medical News
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1 in 4 pregnant women have mental health issues

Findings from a new NIHR-funded study.

Lonely people have a higher risk of death, reports meta-analysis
  • UK Medical News
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Lonely people have a higher risk of death, reports meta-analysis

Risk is higher in males.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Int J Geriatr Psychiatry
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Anxiety predicts episodic memory decline in older adults

A prospective cohort study of 182 cognitively healthy older adults.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Affect Disord
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Antidepressant efficacy may be reduced in elderly patients

Previous meta-analyses of antidepressant treatment in the elderly had some limitations.

  • Clinical Essentials from Br J Clin Pharmacol
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Meta-analysis nixes link between antidepressants, ovarian cancer

Meta-analysis included 8 studies involving over 82K women.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Affect Disord
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Primary care depression: sertraline, CBT are comparable at 1 year

Few randomized, controlled trials have compared long-term outcomes in primary care.