The opening session of the Cocaine, Meth & Stimulant Summit suggested a number of explanations for the worrisome trend of concurrent stimulant and opioid use.
Kevin Taggart, CM&AP, discusses the overall decline of behavioral healthcare merger and activity in the third quarter of 2019, as well as why deals for autism services have gone against that trend
A pattern of overeating followed by undereating may reduce the ability of the brain to feel reward and drive compulsive eating, a common feature of eating disorders, suggests a study published online in the journal Neuropsychopharmacology.
Despite popular belief that omega-3 fatty acids can combat anxiety and depression, omega-3 supplements likely offer little or no actual effect on symptoms, researchers reported online in The British Journal of Psychiatry.
Schizophrenia & Psychotic Disorders
More than a third of people who experienced psychosis with cannabis use later transitioned to schizophrenia, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis published online in Schizophrenia Bulletin.
Mental health survey data for 71,712 US college students found eating disorders were highly predictive of which psychiatric condition?