Local Interest

WHAT’S UP DOC? Hurricane Michael

Another hurricane season is upon us, and another devastating storm has flattened many people’s homes and businesses, disrupted people’s lives, caused death, and compromised the healthcare system. This time it is Hurricane Michael, and my Disaster Medical Assist Team (DMAT) is deployed to Panama City, to the area where the …


Institutional Rearing Associated With Psychopathology Risk in Children

Children reared in an institution are found to have increased vulnerability to psychopathology diagnoses between childhood and adolescence.


Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Screening: Recommendations and Controversies

Although the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the US Preventive Services Task Force recommend screening for depression in the general adult population, including pregnant and postpartum women, evidence for such screening in the perinatal setting is limited.