All posts created by Isabelle Z.
10/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

We’ve heard a lot in recent years about nursing homes overmedicating their patients with psych drugs to sedate them in

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-10-13-nursing-homes-abusively-drugging-elderly-patients-with-mind-altering-psych-drug.html

10/11/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The man behind the recent Las Vegas massacre has something in common with the perpetrators of many other mass shootings

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-10-11-las-vegas-shooter-stephen-paddock-kept-a-doctor-on-retainer-to-keep-feeding-him-mind-altering-psychotropic-drugs.html

09/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Mothers-to-be who are mulling over the decision about whether to take antidepressants while pregnant might want to take note of

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-09-13-pregnant-women-who-take-antidepressants-increase-risk-of-psychiatric-disorders-for-their-kids.html

09/11/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

A new study has found alarmingly high concentrations of human antidepressants in several species of fish in the Niagara River,

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-09-11-great-lakes-fish-found-heavily-contaminated-with-antidepressant-drug-chemicals.html

08/27/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Psychiatric drug use is on the rise in the U.S., with one out of every six Americans now taking some

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-08-27-over-a-million-children-under-the-age-of-six-are-currently-on-psychiatric-drugs-in-america.html

08/23/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

The presence of refugees has been causing a lot of controversy among the locals in many areas, particularly in Europe,

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-08-23-scientists-claim-people-will-love-refugees-once-they-are-dosed-with-oxytocin-the-hormone-produced-by-babies-to-make-their-mothers-love-them.html

07/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

After finding a higher risk of intellectual disability among children whose mothers took antidepressants while they were pregnant, researchers quickly

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-07-24-taking-antidepressants-during-pregnancy-almost-doubles-the-risk-of-mental-retardation-in-children.html

07/18/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Veterans often struggle to adapt to life at home after returning from combat, and many doctors are all too quick

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-07-18-farm-work-scientifically-shown-to-improve-the-mental-health-of-veterans-no-drugs-needed.html

07/17/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Groundbreaking research by forensic psychologist Dara Mojtahedi has found that eyewitness recollection can be distorted easily by other people’s views,

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-07-17-testimony-of-eyewitnesses-found-to-be-easily-altered-by-peer-pressure-conformity-outweighs-memory.html

07/13/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

It’s pretty clear to those of us who were born prior to the early ‘80s that the millennial generation is

http://www.psychiatry.news/2017-07-13-millennials-are-totally-unprepared-for-the-realities-of-life-study-finds.html