Wednesday, February 8, 2023

Tag: observational study

Questioning the Integrity of Psychiatry

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The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists claimed that “the prescription of antidepressant or antipsychotic medications is something that a psychiatrist only ever does in partnership with the patient and after due consideration of the risks and benefits.” How could a responsible professional body make an assertion so patently wrong?

Quitting Smoking May Help with Depression

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A new study suggests that smoking cessation is related to depressive symptom improvement, but that depression may also make it harder to quit.