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How Lubbock became the model for indigent defense in Texas - mySanAntonio.com

Sat, 2018-12-15 00:00
How Lubbock became the model for indigent defense in Texas  mySanAntonio.com

Throughout the year as we have written about indigent defense issues in Bexar County, one place was mentioned again and again as a shining light. Lubbock.

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Probiotics could help those suffering from bipolar disorder - Economic Times

Fri, 2018-12-14 21:30
Probiotics could help those suffering from bipolar disorder  Economic Times

Bipolar disorder is a psychiatric condition characterised by dramatic shifts in mood from depression to mania.

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Kim Palchikoff: It's time for No Stigma Nevada - Nevada Appeal

Fri, 2018-12-14 16:48
Kim Palchikoff: It's time for No Stigma Nevada  Nevada Appeal

To many people, turning 50 is a big milestone. Mine was bittersweet. My life hasn't gone as planned. I'm bipolar. Talk about an adventure in mental illness.

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Can Better Mental Health Care Help Prevent US Mass Shootings? - The Globe Post

Fri, 2018-12-14 15:35
Can Better Mental Health Care Help Prevent US Mass Shootings?  The Globe Post

Friday marked the sixth anniversary of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting, leading to renewed debates about how to best prevent mass shootings in ...

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Tarrant District Attorney Files 11 New Charges Against Sundance Behavioral Healthcare - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Fri, 2018-12-14 15:32
Tarrant District Attorney Files 11 New Charges Against Sundance Behavioral Healthcare  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Sundance Behavioral Healthcare System was re-indicted Friday on additional criminal charges relating to violations of the Texas Mental Health Code, according ...

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Oregon may require annual mental health exams for middle, high school students - WTSP.com

Fri, 2018-12-14 15:01
Oregon may require annual mental health exams for middle, high school students  WTSP.com

The pervasiveness of mental health issues and child suicide rates leads Oregon to rank as the worst state in the country for the prevalence of mental illness.

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Role of probiotics in treating bipolar disorder, according to research - tophealthjournal.com

Fri, 2018-12-14 14:38
Role of probiotics in treating bipolar disorder, according to research  tophealthjournal.com

A recent study has revealed that probiotics may serve as a possible therapeutic approach to psychiatric conditions particularly bipolar disorder. Probiotics are ...

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Florida Police Can Use Stand Your Ground Defense in Deadly Shootings, Court Rules - ColorLines magazine

Fri, 2018-12-14 14:06
Florida Police Can Use Stand Your Ground Defense in Deadly Shootings, Court Rules  ColorLines magazine

Critics say the decision will make it more difficult to hold law enforcement officers criminally responsible for on-duty killings.

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Crohn's, colitis may increase prostate cancer risk - UPI News

Fri, 2018-12-14 13:48
Crohn's, colitis may increase prostate cancer risk  UPI News

FRIDAY, Dec. 14, 2018 -- Men with inflammatory bowel disease have a significantly greater risk of prostate cancer, a new study finds. About 1 million men in the ...

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Court Watch: 41% of State Inmates Have Mental Health Issues - urbanmilwaukee

Fri, 2018-12-14 12:53
Court Watch: 41% of State Inmates Have Mental Health Issues  urbanmilwaukee

Almost 90 percent of Taycheedah Correctional Institution inmates have mental mental health needs, and more than 300 — 35 percent of the population — have ...

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This Week in Science - GenomeWeb

Fri, 2018-12-14 11:48
This Week in Science  GenomeWeb

In Science this week: the PsychENCODE Consortium reports on the molecular mechanisms of neuropsychiatric disorders, and more.

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Physical Activity Increases Mood and Energy Level: Study - Bel Marra Health

Fri, 2018-12-14 11:43
Physical Activity Increases Mood and Energy Level: Study  Bel Marra Health

We have all heard about the beneficial effects of dopamine from exercise on improving mood, but it has been unclear as to how beneficial it is in someone with a ...

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MedMinute: New addiction-fighting vaccine - EverythingLubbock.com

Fri, 2018-12-14 11:39
MedMinute: New addiction-fighting vaccine  EverythingLubbock.com

Scientists from the Scripps Research Institute said they've created a vaccine that can combat addiction and reduce overdose deaths from synthetic opioids like ...

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Genetic analysis reveals brain changes that lead to mental illness - UPI News

Fri, 2018-12-14 11:03
Genetic analysis reveals brain changes that lead to mental illness  UPI News

Researchers say a massive genetic analysis of the human brain has yielded new insights into the underpinnings of psychiatric diseases such as schizophrenia, ...

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Lancaster Woman With Bipolar Condition Missing for a Month - MyNewsLA.com

Fri, 2018-12-14 08:41
Lancaster Woman With Bipolar Condition Missing for a Month  MyNewsLA.com

Authorities searched Friday for a Lancaster woman who is bipolar and went missing after receiving medical treatment near downtown Los Angeles nearly a ...

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Analysis of 2,000 Brains Provides Clues to Schizophrenia, Autism - The Scientist

Fri, 2018-12-14 07:18
Analysis of 2,000 Brains Provides Clues to Schizophrenia, Autism  The Scientist

Researchers from 15 institutions have completed the most comprehensive genomic analysis of the human brain yet, generating new insight into the molecular ...

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The VR Couch: Virtual Reality Takes On Mental Illness - Worldcrunch

Fri, 2018-12-14 03:16
The VR Couch: Virtual Reality Takes On Mental Illness  Worldcrunch

PARIS — The World Health Organization has said that one in four people will be affected by mental disorders at some point in their lives. In France, one in five ...

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Kanye West Calls Out Drake in Twitter Rant: 'There Would Never Be a Drake Without a Kanye West' - Newsweek

Thu, 2018-12-13 23:12
Kanye West Calls Out Drake in Twitter Rant: 'There Would Never Be a Drake Without a Kanye West'  Newsweek

Kanye West went on another Twitter rant directed at Drake, this time sending out 74 tweets in a span of three hours. After going on an earlier tirade on Thursday ...

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Oregon may require middle, high schoolers undergo annual mental health exams - Statesman Journal

Thu, 2018-12-13 17:44
Oregon may require middle, high schoolers undergo annual mental health exams  Statesman Journal

Members of the Oregon State Legislature are considering a proposal that would require 6-12 graders to receive a mental health evaluation annually.

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