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  1. Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Release: Study Compares ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 26 | BioSpace

    For the first time, however, researchers have compared five of these second generation antipsychotics to determine which ones are the biggest culprits. The Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center study found that patients treated with ZyprexaA have the highest risk of weight gain, while Geodon and Seroquel were not associated with an increase in body mass index.

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  2. 'Managing' elderly patients without powerful antipsychoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | PhysOrg Weblog

    About 25 percent of dementia patients in U.S. nursing homes are still quieted with risky antipsychotic medications. Now, a small study suggests that managing these difficult patients, instead of medicating them, could obtain better results.

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  3. 'Managing' Elderly Patients Without AntipsychoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | WebMD

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  4. ID'ing Autism Drugs That Cause Weight GainRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | PsychCentral

    Although newer pharmacological therapies for autism spectrum disorder can be beneficial, some of the meds come with a "heavy" price as they are associated with weight gain and subsequent health consequences. For the first time, however, researchers have compared five of these second generation antipsychotics to determine which ones are the biggest culprits.

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  5. Weight gain studied for second-generation antipsychotics for autism spectrum disordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | PhysOrg Weblog

    Some of the most effective treatments for autism spectrum disorder are also well known for their risk of weight gain and subsequent health complications. For the first time, however, researchers have compared five of these second generation antipsychotics to determine which ones are the biggest culprits.

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  6. On Anti-Psychotics: When is it Enough?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Psychology Today

    None of the following information should be taken as medical advice. The author is speaking from her own experience and her opinions are her own.

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  7. Ita s worth asking questions when your doctor prescibes a drug off labelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | The Washington Post

    When the Food and Drug Administration approves a drug, the agency spells out who the drug is for, how to use it and what it's supposed to treat. But your doctor isn't legally bound to follow those rules, and about 20 percent of U.S. prescriptions are off label - written by doctors for a non-FDA-approved use.

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  8. Vitamin D May Offset Diabetes Risk While on Antipsychotic DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | PsychCentral

    Atypical antipsychotics, such as the drugs quetiapine and olanzapine , are known to carry a heightened risk for the development of new-onset diabetes. Atypical antipsychotics are typically prescribed for severe disorders such as schizophrenia , bipolar disorder, autism , and as an adjunct in major depressive disorder.

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  9. Report: Government foster systems force deadly psychiatric drugs on thousands of helpless childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    Thanks to efforts initiated by Senator Thomas Carper , the Government Accountability Office has conducted an official investigation into the use of psychiatric drugs among children living in the foster care system. The report, released in 2011, reveals that thousands of children are being willfully over medicated by the system, and that there is little or no government oversight about how often, or for what reasons, these deadly drugs are being administered.

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  10. People's Pharmacy: Taking drug 'cocktail' for sleep is riskyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | Athens Banner-Herald

    I recently heard that anticholinergic drugs can cause brain atrophy and might increase the risk for dementia. What are the alternatives to anticholinergic drugs for the treatment of allergies? I am concerned, since I have been using Benadryl and Claritin regularly for five years.

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  11. Dealing with schizophrenia poses significant challengesRead the original story

    May 14, 2016 | Altoona Mirror

    It is a disorder that involves psychosis - a loss of contact with reality - in which symptoms like hallucinations and delusions markedly distort perception. People with hallucinations see and/or hear things that are not real.

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  12. Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | MedlinePlus

    Patients taking lithium had lower rates of self-harm and unintentional injury compared to those taking other bipolar drugs, such as valproate , olanzapine or quetiapine , said lead researcher Joseph Hayes. He is a fellow of psychiatry at University College London.

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  13. Lithium Better Than New Meds for Bipolar DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | News Max

    Lithium outperforms newer mood stabilizers in the treatment of bipolar disorder, a new study has found. Patients taking lithium had lower rates of self-harm and unintentional injury compared to those taking other bipolar drugs, such as valproate , olanzapine or quetiapine , said lead researcher Joseph Hayes.

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  14. Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar DisorderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | WebMD

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  15. Lithium Beats Newer Meds for Bipolar Disorder, Study FindsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | HON

    Patients taking lithium had lower rates of self-harm and unintentional injury compared to those taking other bipolar drugs, such as valproate , olanzapine or quetiapine , said lead researcher Joseph Hayes. He is a fellow of psychiatry at University College London.

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  16. First Treatment for Parkinson's Psychosis ApprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | News Max

    Acadia Pharmaceuticals Inc's drug for psychosis linked to Parkinson's disease was approved in the United States on Friday, becoming the first treatment for the condition to get a nod in the country. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, however, asked Acadia to include a black-box warning, its strictest warning, on the drug's label for an increased risk of death associated with its use in older people.

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  17. What I Learned Treating Psychiatric Patients at Rikers IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2011 | TIME.com

    Last fall, I worked as a medical student on a psychiatric jail unit at Bellevue Hospital. We cared for patients with mental illness in the New York City correctional system, with the bulk of our patients coming from Rikers Island.

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  18. What I Learned Treating Psychiatric Patients at Rikers IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2011 | Time

    Last fall, I worked as a medical student on a psychiatric jail unit at Bellevue Hospital. We cared for patients with mental illness in the New York City correctional system, with the bulk of our patients coming from Rikers Island.

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  19. Wellington woman stopped taking anti-psychotic medication, then killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Dominion Post

    The family of the man killed by a mentally ill young woman who refused to take her medication want an investigation into her care. The delusions and hallucinations a Wellington woman suffered were so crippling she had been hospitalised three times before stabbing a man to death.

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  20. FDA Panel Backs Pimavanserin (Nuplazid) for Parkinson's PsychosisRead the original story

    Mar 30, 2016 | P&T Community

    The FDA's Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee has recommended the approval of pimavanserin for the treatment of psychosis related to Parkinson's disease . The panel voted 12 to 2 that the drug's benefits outweigh its risks.

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