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10/17/2018 – Local Wine, Local Food, Local Fun!

On Wednesday October 17th West Row Cafe & Bar is teaming up with Mill River Winery from Rowley to bring you a limited art series dinner pairing featuring Hell’s Kitchen All Star Chef Nick Peters Bond & local artist David Ten Eyck’s paintings on the labels.    Four Course meal …

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10/17/2018 – Hot Health Topics

Come meet Lucilia Prates, Statewide Director of the Massachusetts Senior Medicare Patrol Program and learn how we can all have an active role in protecting Medicare for our family, ourselves and furture generation.   Through an interactive discussion, participants will collectively explore best practices in promoting consumer engagement, from the the …

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Early Risk Factors for Bipolar Disorder Found in Offspring of BD Parents

The most robust predictive risk factor for BD is a confirmed history of the illness in a first-degree relative, which is associated with an 8-fold to 10-fold lifetime risk for BD and a 2-fold to 3-fold lifetime risk for depressive disorder vs the general population.

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Link Identified Between Cured Meat and Mania in Bipolar Disorder

These results suggest that the nitrates in cured meat are driving the association between cured meat consumption and mania.

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First-Episode Delusional Disorder vs Schizophrenia: Assessment of Outcomes

A team of UK-based investigators assessed functional and symptomatic outcomes in individuals with a first episode of psychotic disorder vs those associated with schizophrenia.

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Prevalence of Schizophrenia in Individuals With Type 2 Diabetes

In an attempt to identify the risk associated with the comorbidity of type 2 diabetes and schizophrenia, a team of investigators from Taiwan assessed the impact of public health promotion efforts targeted at this population.

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High Quality Care as Important as Universal Health Coverage in Reducing Global Mortality

Universal health coverage has been proposed as a way of improving access to healthcare in low- and middle-income countries.