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09/26/2018 – Newburyport Art Association: Explore Watercolor Painting, Fall 2018 with Susan Spellman

For beginner and intermediate level.Here is an opportunity to explore the medium of watercolors! This class will cover the basics plus more. Explore the materials and tools (paint, paper, brushes), setting up your palette, and learning to do washes and glazes, wet into wet, and other techniques. Each class will …


Suicide Attempt Risk Among LGB Populations Higher Than Previously Estimated

Study results showed that when accounting for information bias in the context of socially stigmatized exposure and outcome, the estimated lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts is increased among sexual minorities.


Forms of Childhood Adversity Related to First-Episode Psychosis Outcomes

Relationships between childhood adversity and first episode of psychosis were examined during a 5-year follow-up.


Outpatient Engagement May Lower Suicide Attempts in Patients With Fibromyalgia

Researchers identified risk factors for suicidal ideation and suicide attempts in patients with fibromyalgia.


AMA Opposition to the CVS-Aetna Vertical Merger Grows With Statement to DOJ

The American Medical Association has released a statement urging the US Department of Justice to block the CVS-Aetna merger.


Assortative Mating Among Bipolar Patients in the United States Increases Risk for Illness in Offspring

The presence of unipolar depression in the spouse of someone with bipolar depression was associated with unipolar depression in their offspring, who had a 41.5% risk for developing that disorder.