Tag: elderly and psychiatry

Stop Shock Now: Psychiatry’s War Against Women and the Elderly

As a movement strategy, electroshock must be clearly framed and understood as a blatant human rights violation ‚ÄĒ a profound and devastating crime against people‚Äôs health and lives. Here are three possible action proposals in our continuing struggle to abolish electroshock.

New Medications Fail to Show Efficacy for Alzheimer’s Disease

Three phase III clinical trials assessing the efficacy of Lundbeck’s investigational drug idalopirdine for Alzheimer’s disease have failed