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State Public Health Council approves 120 psychiatry beds at North Shore Medical Center

State regulators on Sept. 12 gave North Shore Medical Center approval to construct 120 adult, geriatric and pediatric psychiatry beds, the allotment originally approved in 2016 before the medical center and Partners HealthCare scaled back their plans.The. medical center, which is located in Salem and owned by Partners, in January …

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Rapid Cycling Bipolar Disorder Associated With ADHD and Female Gender

Investigators examine characteristics associated with rapid cycling in bipolar disorder in a Latin-American population.

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British Study Shows Cannabis Use Adversely Affects Individuals With Early Psychosis

Experimental studies have shown that the primary psychoactive ingredient in cannabis can induce psychotic symptoms in otherwise healthy individuals.

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Symptom Trajectories Vary According to Language Development in Autism

Understanding the course of autism symptoms over a period of years could help clinicians diagnose cases after early childhood.

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09/11/2018 – Support Free Theater & Eat Delicious Pizza!

This Tuesday, September 11…   TITO’s Flatbread Fundraiserat Flatbread Pizza in Amesbury!       This Tuesday, September 11, Flatbread Pizza will donate a portion of their proceeds to TITO for every pizza sold. That’s right – enjoying a delicious meal at Flatbread on Tuesday will support Theater in the …

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09/11/2018 – Affordable Home Ownership: A Powerful Way to Address Housing Insecurity

Free public forum at 7:00 p.m., September 11 First Religious Society, 26 Pleasant Street, Lower Meeting House, Newburyport  Home ownership made affordable for low-income families can generate stability that not only solves the problem of precarious housing but also contributes to economic and social well-being and health. Hear from Habitat …