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C-reactive protein is a potential biomarker for cognitive decline
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C-reactive protein is a potential biomarker for cognitive decline

Findings derived from data analysis of the English Longitudinal Study of Ageing.

Heart failure associated with methamphetamine use increasing among US veterans | AHA
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Heart failure associated with methamphetamine use increasing among US veterans | AHA

Meth use among veterans more than quadrupled in a decade.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Cancer
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PTSD frequency high in cancer survivors

About 1 in 3 individuals with subsyndromal PTSD at 6 months developed full PTSD at 4 years.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Eur Arch Psychiatry Clin Neurosci
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For subthreshold anxiety, lavender compound looks effective

Subthreshold anxiety is undertreated but more common than GAD.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from CNS Drugs
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Parkinson's disease: polypharmacy often leads to drug interactions

A cohort study of patients with Parkinson’s disease receiving multiple medications.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Cochrane Database Syst Rev
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Music hath charms to soothe depression

Either active or passive music therapy seems to work.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat
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Fluvoxamine effective for depression with neurological disorders

The drug may also improve sleep and cognitive function, but those findings need to be confirmed in clinical studies.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Am Geriatr Soc
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Dementia risk is not elevated for older PPI users

A cohort study among nearly 3500 older adults.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Stroke
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SSRIs not linked to post-thrombolysis intracerebral hemorrhage

An analysis of registry data for more than 6000 patients.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Lancet Psychiatry
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Paternal, adolescent depression linked

The study suggests that efforts to prevent childhood depression should involve fathers as well as mothers.

Schizophrenia patients more likely to develop psoriasis
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Schizophrenia patients more likely to develop psoriasis

Meta-analysis of 6 observational studies.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from The Lancet
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Opioid use disorder: extended-release naltrexone effective, with significant caveat

The detox period might be too much.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from Am J Gastroenterol
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Depression in IBD linked to worse disease course

A questionnaire for depression is more sensitive than simple self-report.

  • Global Clinical Summaries from J Clin Psychiatry
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Antipsychotic drug response may be decreased in autism

Multiple treatment failure is more likely in children with ASD and first-episode psychosis.