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Symptom Improvement Seen With Interpersonal Psychotherapy, Sertraline in Postpartum Women

Investigators examined the efficacy of sertraline and interpersonal psychotherapy vs pill placebo over 12 weeks in woman with postpartum depression.

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FDA to Review Lumateperone for Treatment of Schizophrenia

Lumateperone and follow-on compounds are also being evaluated for bipolar depression, behavioral disturbance associated with dementia, sleep disturbances associated with neuropsychiatric disorders, and other neuropsychiatric conditions including major depressive disorder and autism.

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Polygenic Risk Scores May Predict Antipsychotic Efficacy in Schizophrenia

The use of a polygenic risk score for schizophrenia can effectively predict an antipsychotic treatment response after a first episode of psychosis.

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Can Examining Marginalization Identify Gaps in Medical or Nutritional Care?

Healthcare interventions should assess the multiple layers of a person’s life, rather than simply classifying marginalized groups as vulnerable.

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WHAT’S UP DOC? Strange rash may be ‘golfer’s vasculitis’

Q: Over Thanksgiving my family and I went to Disney World. I developed a rash on my legs, and the clinic I went to in Orlando, Florida, said it was “Disney Rash” from walking so much in the heat. Is this a real thing?A: Yes! I have heard of this …