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Severe Mental Illness Tied to Higher Risk for Heart Attack Death

Those with severe mental illness also less likely to receive revascularization

U.S. Overdose Deaths Have Soared During COVID-19 Pandemic

Increase largely driven by illicitly manufactured fentanyl and other synthetic opioids

Suicide Rate Up for Nurses Versus General U.S. Population

Among women, suicide incidence was higher among nurses than the general population, with relative risk of 1.99

Psilocybin Compared With Escitalopram for Depression

No difference seen in change in depression scores at six weeks for psilocybin plus placebo versus psilocybin plus escitalopram

Children With Worse Atopic Dermatitis More Likely to Have Learning Disabilities

Findings independent of socioeconomic characteristics, onset age, and other related disorders

AACR: Ovarian Cancer Patients at Higher Risk for Mental Illness

Increased risks for anxiety, depression, adjustment disorder especially high during first two years after diagnosis

ED Visits Down Dec. 2020 to Jan. 2021 Versus Prepandemic

Emergency department visits were 25 percent lower during December 2020 to January 2021 versus one year earlier

Many Older Adults Unaware of Potential Side Effects for New Rx

Physicians should spend more time discussing possible side effects of a newly prescribed medication during the office visit, authors say

New Symptoms Common Four Months After COVID-19

Half of patients declared at least one symptom that did not exist before COVID-19, most commonly fatigue, cognitive symptoms, dyspnea

Burnout Symptoms Common for Neonatal Health Care Workers

66 percent of HCWs reported burnout symptoms; 73 percent felt burnout had increased among their coworkers during pandemic