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07/01/15 Newest Antidepressant Options

2015-07-05 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 59s

Full description of latest medications for depression; Cyberbullying on social media linked to teen depression; Markers of inflammation in the blood may help predict risk of suicide. …

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06/24/15 Topic: Charleston Church Shooting: Inside the Minds of Hate Crime Perpetrators

2015-06-29 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Young males at high risk for committing hate crimes; Sitting too long may increase anxiety; Talk therapy to treat insomnia; New insights into Trichotillomania; Peer phone support for treating Post-partum Depression.…

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06/17/15 Topic: Female Veterans Have Staggering Suicide Rate

2015-06-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Female veteran suicide rates 6 times higher than civilian women; Creativity genetically linked to psychiatric disorders; Positive emotional reactions to stress improve long term health; 7 ways anger ruins health; 7 habits of people with good emotional hygiene.…

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06/10/15 Topic: Spousal Stress and Relationship Quality Effect Blood Pressure

2015-06-12 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Stressed wives make men's blood pressure rise; Healthy relationships prevent depression in abuse survivors; Gene influences how we react with our emotions; Fibromyalgia's central nervous system origins; Burning Mouth Syndrome, cause found for one woman.…

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05/27/15 Memory Loss Not First Sign of Alzheimer's

2015-06-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

First sign of Alzheimer's may not be memory loss; Sleep apnea linked to depression in men; Effects of stress on brain, immune system; Financial stress causes heart disease in women; Political myths entrenched by efforts to debunk them; Psychosis, delusions rarely precede violence.…

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05/20/15 Topic: Depression Doubles Risk of Stroke

2015-05-22 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Depression in older adults more than doubles stroke risk; Recreational pot use causes psychosis; Obesity, depression cause daytime sleepiness; Depression worsens anger in vets with PTSD; How Mind Affects Body; Impact of workplace aggression.…

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05/13/15 Late-Night Snacking: Blame It On Your Brain

2015-05-16 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Brain mechanisms behind Night Eating discovered; More evidence for healthy diet, healthy mind; Depression and Bipolar patients feel sadness differently, but both have "Fuzzy Thinking;" Autism, The State of the Science.…

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05/06/15 The Placebo Effect May Be In Your Genes

2015-05-08 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Gene variation could explain placebo effect; Link between immune system, Alzheimer's Disease; Children of depressed mothers at risk for behavior problems; How to avoid being trapped by anxiety; REM Sleep Behavior Disorder an early sign of Parkinson's Disease.…

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04/29/15 Topic: A Simple Solution For Depression Doesn't Exist

2015-05-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Author describes struggle to find relief from depression; Mindfulness therapy as good as medication for chronic depression; Gratitude improves health of heart failure patients; As trial about to start, a look at mental state of Colorado killer.…

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04/22/15 Critical Look at Study Saying Tylenol May Dull Emotions

2015-04-25 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Study on Tylenol dulling emotions over-hyped; Probiotics may improve depression symptom; Pfizer cleared in Zoloft birth defect verdict; Snoring, apnea linked to faster memory decline; Wristband measures of rest, activity may predict response to antidepressants; Ways to keep sharp as brain ages.…

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04/15/15 Explosive Anger and Gun Possession a Dangerous Combination

2015-04-17 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

1 in 10 US adults have impulsive anger and access to guns; Genetics may one day predict who gets PTSD; Misophonia, hatred of sounds; Brain's sarcasm center found; Why men always think women flirt with them.…

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04/08/15 How To Remember What You Walked Into the Room For

2015-04-10 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 59s

Update on Germanwings murder/suicide; Latest study on military suicides; Remembering lists, names, and what you came into the room for; Power naps help memory; Risk factors for nightmares; When melatonin works, or not, for sleep.…

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04/01/15 Suicide By Plane

2015-04-04 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Germanwings crash points to need for major reform in approach to pilots' mental health; The MIND diet and how it may protect against Alzheimer's disease; High fat diet alters gut microbiome, causes inflammation in the brain, and alters behavior.…

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03/25/15 Can Parents Really Turn Their Kids Into Narcissists?

2015-03-28 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

My take on research into parents' role in kids' narcissism; Common causes of memory loss; Loneliness, social isolation as much as threat to longevity as obesity; Careers with highest risk of suicide.…

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03/18/15 Topic:Air Pollution Linked to Suicide

2015-03-22 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Polluted air may increase suicide risk; Bouts of severe anger could cause heart attacks; Difference between quirk and having OCD; ADHD doubles risk of premature death from accidents.…

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03/04/15 Insanity Defense Rarely Successful

2015-03-06 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Insanity defense little used, seldom succeeds; Hawking says aggression may destroy us; Sleeping too long associated with stroke risk; Brain scans show why depressed people have trouble with social rejection.…

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02/25/15 Regular Cannabis Use Causes Psychosis

2015-03-01 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Regular users of strong cannabis at risk of psychosis; Depression, anxiety sometimes signs of serious illnesses; Causes of nightmares, how to stop them; Genetics of Sleep Paralysis; Using Chantix to quit smoking gradually.…

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0218/15 Supplements for Mental Health, Other Uses Found to be Fakes

2015-02-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Herbal remedies lack labeled ingredients; Naps reverse effects of poor sleep; Painkillers associated with depression; In wake of Marine suicide, bill to prevent soldier suicides signed into law; Brain scans predict response to talk therapy; Diagnosis of ADHD delayed in girls.…

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02/11/15 Economy is Biggest Source of Stress

2015-02-15 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Most Americans stressed about finances; Insomnia therapy reduces suicidal thinking; Disclosing your mental health issue to boss; Different mental disorders cause same brain damage; How brain ignores distractions; Psychopaths can't understand punishment.…

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02/04/15 Brain Inflammation and Depression

2015-02-09 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 56s

Inflammation in brain linked to depression; Common medications seniors use linked to dementia; Binge watching television linked to loneliness, depression; Diet, nutrition essential for mental health; Ways to relieve work stress.…

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01/28/15 Suicide Is Preventable

2015-02-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Health system in UK to use Detroit method to reduce suicides; Cope with hostile boss by returning hostility; Drinking disrupts sleep; What not needing sleep would change; Why we forget something we just looked at.…

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01/21/15 Dangers of Drinking While on Medication

2015-01-23 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Risks of drinking when taking medications; Job stress increases stroke risk; Not guilty due to insanity doesn't mean freedom; Smart drug study's conclusions not so smart; Good sleep habits reduce worrying.…

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01/14/15 Elderly at Risk from Sleeping Pills, Anxiety Drugs

2015-01-16 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Sedatives, anti-anxiety drugs over-prescribed in elderly; Jealousy with sexual vs. emotional infidelity; How to stop being late; Fake bar in lab used to test anti-drinking drug.…

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01/07/15 Simple Test of Brain Health

2015-01-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Balancing on one foot indicates brain health; Mental illness and preventing terror attacks; Why people-pleasing is unhealthy and how to stop it; New method to diagnose Alzheimer's.…

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12/17/14 One of Eight Middle-age Women in US Depressed

2014-12-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Middle age women highest rates of depression; Tips to break bad habits; Bad boss can make you sick; Newton's mental health problems; Study says boys meaner than girls; Brain scan to diagnose autism; Social anxiety sufferers still have good friendships.…

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12/10/14 1 In 5 Americans Have a Mental Illness

2014-12-12 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

18.5 % of Americans have a mental illness; Reasons for psychiatrist shortage; Therapy alone helps prevent suicide; Choosing right kind of therapy and therapist.…

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12/03/14 Report on Newtown Shooter Implicates School, Parents

2014-12-05 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Schools helped Lanza's mom appease him; Possible role of wealth in Lanza's care; Mental illness not why youth possess guns; Dementia not being screened for; Job authority increases depression in women, decreases it in men; Best jobs for your brain.…

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11/19/14 Marijuana Causes Brain Damage

2014-11-21 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Long-term marijuana use damages brain; Army algorithm predicts suicide; What to say, or not, when someone is suicidal; Brain changes in preschool depression predict recurrences; Researcher proposes infectious diseases as cause of depression.…

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11/12/14 Air Pollution May Be Risk Factor for ADHD

2014-11-14 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Election Day saddest day of year; Air pollution during pregnancy increases risk of ADHD in kids; Uses for antidepressants other than depression, anxiety.…

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11/05/14 Brain Changes Show How Psychotherapy Works

2014-11-07 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

PET scans show brain changes with therapy; Mental illness increases heart disease, stroke; Parent, peer disapproval leads to teen suicide; Parkinson's drugs cause impulse control disorders; 19% of US adults have chronic pain.…

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10/29/14 Foods and Drinks May Improve Memory, Prevent Alzheimer's

2014-11-01 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Brain-training games don't work; Alcohol and memory after age 60; Walnuts may prevent Alzheimer's; Cocoa extract improves memory; Fish boosts antidepressant response; Teens conflicts in school/home effect each other.…

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10/22/14 More Evidence Exercise Reduces Depression

2014-10-25 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Exercise three times a week cuts depression risk; Appointments with psychiatrists extremely difficult to get; Hype about broccoli improving autism; Teen girls more prone to depression; Falls put elderly at risk of PTSD; Stress and men's health.…

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10/15/14 Suicide Tenth Leading Cause of Death

2014-10-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Depression should be screened for routinely; Spouse's personality effects your career; Brain changes in media multitaskers; Brain responses in fibromyalgia; Gene influences in PTSD; Yogic breathing helps PTSD.…

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10/08/14 Eating for Good Mental Health

2014-10-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Fruits, vegetables improve mental health; How exercise prevents depression; One antidepressant dose changes brain; Perils of snooze button; Sleep drunkenness; Therapy beats meds for social anxiety; Impact of sibling bullying; Depression questionnaires and unnecessary prescribing.…

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10/01/14 Blood Test to Diagnose Depression

2014-10-06 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Blood test to diagnose depression in adults; Suicide is preventable; Sedentary lifestyle linked to depression; Brain imaging evidence of cause of ADHD symptoms.…

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09/17/14 New Anti-Obesity Drug Enters the Market

2014-09-19 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Review of obesity drugs; Sedatives linked to Alzheimer's; Spanking does more harm than good; Wife's happiness more crucial in marriage; Sexual violence and mental illness; 9/11 responders with both PTSD and respiratory illness.…

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09/10/14 Stigma a Barrier to Mental Health Care

2014-09-13 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Stigma hurts mental health; Stress doesn't effect all; Brain imaging of romantic rejection; Marijuana addiction from new laws; Child abuse causes obesity; Family dinners protect teens from cyberbullying; Brain imaging of honesty vs. lying for self-interest.…

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09/03/14 How Stress May Actually Be Good For You

2014-09-09 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Mild, brief stress can be helpful; Memories manipulated in lab, could lead to help for PTSD, depression; Prenatal antidepressants and ADHD; Adding therapy to meds helps depression; Managers' workplace stress.…

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08/28/14 Solid Evidence Linking Mental Illness to Physical Illness

2014-08-31 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 59s

Immune system links mental, physical illnesses; Suicide risk in older adults with insomnia; Possible treatment for autism found; Help for dementia caregivers; Bigger weddings, better marriages; Work stress leads to diabetes.…

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08/20/14 The Perspective

2014-08-22 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Perspective on Robin Williams' suicide; Warning signs of potential suicide; Comedians' personality traits; Gut bacteria can influence eating behavior; Pot damages teens' brains; Differences in risk-taking teens' brains.…

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08/13/14 How to Survive Panic Attacks

2014-08-17 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Tips to control panic attacks; Being alone with one's thoughts intolerable; How to be more patient; One question identifies narcissists; Eating baked, broiled fish boosts brain health.Next week: Robin Williams.…

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08/06/14 Potential New Blood Test for Suicide Risk

2014-08-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Possible blood test to predict suicide risk, and another one for postpartum depression risk; Depression raises risk of dementia; Tips on flying phobia; Hospital killing exposes safety gap; Drinking and memory problems; Sleep deprivation distorts memories.…

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07/30/14 Psychiatrist in Gunfight with Patient

2014-08-07 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

MD stops killings; Vet wants to keep pet ducks; Pets improve health; Stress enhances negative memories; Narcissism, empathy in social media; Insomnia after divorce raises blood pressure; Power of making amends; Low magnetic field stimulation for depression.…

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07/23/14 Gun Violence and Mental Illness

2014-07-25 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 56s

How gun violence by mentally ill could be curbed; Responses to Boston bombing further PTSD research; How stress causes weight gain; Brain implant to restore memory; Risk taking in bipolar disorder; Stress and insomnia; Interruptions degrade quality of work.…

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07/16/14 California City Forces Mentally Ill Into Treatment

2014-07-18 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Involuntary outpatient treatment of mentally ill; Sedatives cause 90,000 ER trips a year; Brains of sex addicts, drug addicts similar; Hostility increases stroke risk; Moderate drinking and heart health; Quitting smoking with pill plus patch.…

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07/09/14 Medication Side Effects -- Real or Imagined?

2014-07-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Fear of side effects worsens them; Overbooked kids don't function well; Gene found for one type of autism; Medications for autistic kids; ADHD kids and drug abuse.…

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07/02/14 Depression in Women

2014-07-07 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Issues unique to women with depression, including increased heart attack risk; Insanity defense for Seattle shooter; Brain difference explains mob mentality; Brain scans to increase empathy.…

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06/25/14 Dr. Oz Weight Loss Scams Exposed

2014-07-01 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 59s

Dr. Oz testifies to Senate about weight loss aids; Surgical implant for obesity; Suicide warnings on antidepressants raised suicide risks; MD's asked to judge competency to carry guns; Why smokers don't see rewards in quitting.…

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06/11/14 Seattle Gunman Has Severe Mental Illness

2014-06-13 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Seattle shooter had been committed; Pot isn't harmless; Alzheimer's early signs; Bedtime procrastination; Good sleep lowers suicide risk.…

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06/04/14 Mentally Ill Man's Rampage Could Have Been Stopped

2014-06-06 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Police misjudgments and gaps in mental health laws allowed murders to occur; Effexor XR touted for hot flashes; Chronic pain and depression; Hurt feelings raise blood pressure; Porn watching associated with brain changes.…

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05/28/14 Health Consequences of Mental Ilness

2014-06-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Foreclosures and suicide risk; ER visits due to Xanax; Dealing with depressed spouse; 5 health-damaging emotions; Mental illness shortens life span.…

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05/21/14 Medications Cut Violence Among Mentally Ill

2014-05-26 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Meds reduce violence in mentally ill; Bullying and inflammation; Frequent arguing can kill you; Lunesta dose should be lowered; Meds reduce smoking in kids with ADHD; Recognizing depression in 20-somethings.…

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05/14/14 Latest Evidence that Sedatives and Sleeping Pills Kill People

2014-05-21 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Increased mortality with sedatives, sleeping pills; Seniors easily get off sleeping pills; Older mothers, higher risk of autism; Stress reduction eases pregnancy; Bullied teens take weapons to school; Dogs helps troops access mental health care; Ultrasound device on head helps mood.…

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05/07/14 Which is Better, Medication or Psychotherapy?

2014-05-09 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Meds vs. therapy for mental illness; Effects of pulling all-nighters; Using ADHD drugs for better grades; Distorted thinking, risk of suicide; Elderly consider suicide without depression; Laughter effects brain like meditation.…

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04/30/14 Finally Some Positive News About Bullying

2014-05-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Rates of bullying among teens decreased; 1 of 13 schoolkids takes psych meds; Keep prescription pills away from teens; Higher doses of antidepressants linked to suicidal behavior in young patients.…

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04/23/4 Antidepressants in Pregnancy and Autism

2014-04-28 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Antidepressants in pregnancy and risk of autism; Why we misplace things, how to stop; A little OCD in all of us; Hunger drives spousal arguments; Effects of childhood bullying evident 40 years later.…

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04/16/14 Avoiding Seven Unnecessary Causes of Stress

2014-04-21 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Ways to avoid common stresses; Exercise increases brain volume; Green tea improves memory; Women more likely to die from alcohol; Brain injuries, PTSD in Marines; Men don't enjoy female partners' success; Anxiety increases needed personal space.…

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04/09/14 Topic: Mental Illness and Guns -- Implications of Fort Hood Shooting

2014-04-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 59s

Shooter's mental illness and discussion of access to guns; Increased incidence of autism; Ketamine not ready for use in depression; Stress decreases women's fertility; Stem cells to customize bipolar treatments; Mentally demanding jobs slow cognitive decline.…

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04/02/14 Truth About Antidepressant Link to Suicide

2014-04-04 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Listener email -- Social awkwardness; Why antidepressants linked to suicide risk; Parents' negative messages about drinking help; Antidepressants and premature birth.…

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03/26/14 Teen Mental Health News

2014-03-29 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

7 dangers of sleep loss; Brain stimulation for eating disorders; Young males and eating disorders; Behavioral therapy for teens' migraines; Adopted teens more prone to suicide; Teens quit pot if friends don't use.…

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03/19/14 Lab Tests for Mental Illness Not Ready for Prime Time

2014-03-21 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Saliva test for depression; Older dads, psych problems in kids; How to help friend with eating disorder; Loneliness in seniors; Sex and older couples; Bullying and poor health, suicidal behavior; Teen gene to track mental illness; Low brain iron in ADHD.…

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03/12/14 Sleep Disrupted by Return to Daylight Savings Time

2014-03-17 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 56s

Cope with turning clock ahead; Mentally ill pregnant woman tries to kill children; Doctors prescribe more sedatives; More mental illness in soldiers; Angry outbursts raise heart attack risk; Friends source of abused painkillers; Older adults who binge drink die sooner.…

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03/05/14 Stigma of Mental Illness Remains Barrier to Treatment

2014-03-09 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Mentally ill still shun care; Antidepressant side effects; Mentally ill more often victims than perpetrators of violence; Doctors often miss suicide warning signs; New record for Golden Gate Bridge suicides; Evening exercise and sleep.…

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02/26/14 Tylenol During Pregnancy Linked to ADHD

2014-03-04 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Report of Tylenol link to ADHD not definitive; Why we recall dreams and how to better recall them; Marriage quality and heart disease; Losing spouse leads to heart attacks, strokes; Family conflict and child brain development.…

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02/19/14 Infections May Cause Memory Decline

2014-02-24 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Pathogens may hurt memory; Quitting smoking helps mental health; Meditation helps workplace stress; Men faithful due to Oxytocin but cheat due to biology; Alcoholism and divorce; Brain area linked to perseverance; Blood proteins linked to rage.…

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02/12/14 Smartphone Use for Work at Night Not Smart

2014-02-16 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Smartphone for work at night disturbs sleep; Sense of control helps longevity; Childhood anxiety disorders; Steroid-dependent asthma and depression; Anxiety and stroke risk; Stress gene and heart disease; Brain scans show Venus/Mars gender divide.…

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02/05/14 Drivers with ADHD More Prone to Crashes

2014-02-07 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Computers impair doctor-patient interaction; ADHD increases risk of car crashes; Concussions may lead to Alzheimer's plaques; Longer maternity leave may prevent post-partum depression; Bipolar patients' poor physical health; Teased kids less physically active.…

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01/29/14 Easier Gun Access Increases Risk of Suicides, Homicides

2014-02-02 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 58s

Having a gun increases risk of harm to self, others; Bereaved children at risk of psychosis; 90,000 kids to ER per year from bullying; Positive thinking effects response to migraine pills; MD's don't do enough about alcohol abuse; Employers combat worker burnout; Songs awaken memories in brain-damaged patients.…

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01/22/14 Eating Junk Food Impairs Memory

2014-01-27 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

One week of junk food may impair memory; Caffeine may enhance memory; Drinking accelerates mental decline; Newborn lung disorder associated with antidepressants; Long-term risks of Post-partum depression; ADHD medications in pregnancy; Primary care MD's reluctant to give teens antidepressants.…

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01/15/14 Preventing Gun Violence -- What Works and What Doesn't

2014-01-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Behavioral risk assessments may prevent mass shootings; Pot smoking tied to psychosis; Brain scans find basis for pothead stereotype; Vets group saves dogs, prevents suicides in PTSD sufferers; ECT to erase unwanted memories.…

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01/08/14 Become a Non-smoker in 2014

2014-01-11 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 57s

Secure your prescriptions when entertaining; Update on all latest smoking cessation advances.…

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12/18/13 Avoid Stress, Enjoy the Holidays

2013-12-20 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 55s

Tips to reduce holiday stress; Few psychiatrists take insurance; "Affluenza" murder defense; Generic Cymbalta approved; Violence on news traumatic; Female libido drug elusive, but exercise helps relieve antidepressant sexual dysfunction;…

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12/11/13 Depression in Pregnancy Alters Babies' Brains

2013-12-14 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 55s

Structural changes in babies' brains with maternal depression; Seasonal Affective Disorder, or Winter Depression; 6% of teens on psychiatric meds; Risk factors for ADHD.…

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12/04/13 Psychiatric Drug Development Stalled

2013-12-07 :: david@americaswebradio.com
Length: 56s

Drug companies not investing in mental health; Antidepressants in pregnancy don't cause autism; Focus of Newtown massacre report is shooter's mother; Cures for workplace stress; Depression in teens in military families; Deleting memories to prevent PTSD.…

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Join Dr. Scot Bay every Wednesday night at 7PM while he discusses Psychiatry and mental health with guests. Scot Bay, MD is Board Certified in Psychiatry, and has a private practice in Roswell, GA. He majored in Psychology at the University of Rochester and attended medical school at New York Medical College. He completed his residency in Psychiatry at St. Vincent's Hospital in New York City. He was clinical director of an outpatient clinic at St. Vincent's Hospital in Harrison, New York until 1995 when he moved to Columbus, GA, where he was in private practice and was an assistant medical director at the Bradley Center of St. Francis. He moved to the Atlanta area in August of 1998. Dr. Bay specializes in the evaluation and management of mood and anxiety disorders. He has lectured all over the Southeast regarding practical and innovative uses of psychiatric medications, and also has participated in clinical research regarding novel uses for current medications as well as potential new medications. Dr. Bay is concerned with helping America's Web Radio listeners cope better with stress, and feel well emotionally. He also strives to reduce the stigma in the general public regarding mental illness and psychiatric treatment by debunking myths, discussing news stories relating to mental health issues, and giving a balanced explanation of media reports on the latest developments in medical research. Listeners to “Psychiatry Today” will hear useful tips on how to reduce the impact of stress on their lives and how to achieve better emotional well being.

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