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Enhancing Communication Between Oncologists and Patients With a Computer-Based Training Program

Studies have shown that oncologists respond to patient distress with empathy only about a quarter of the time. Annals of […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Oncology
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October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

National Resource Center on Domestic Violence (NRCDV), the Family Violence Prevention Fund, the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, and the […]

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By R Kennedy | Domestic violence . News
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AAP Expands Ages For Diagnosis and Treatment of ADHD in Children

Updated guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) offer new information on diagnosing and treating Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in […]

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By R Kennedy | ADHD . News . Practice guideline
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Cognitive Therapy for Negative Symptoms of Schizophrenia

New study in Archives of General Psychiatry demonstrates that cognitive therapy, which is based on a cognitive model that implicates […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Schizophrenia
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Frequent doctor visits benefits patients with diabetes

According to researchers at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), achieving ideal levels may be as simple as seeing your doctor. […]

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By R Kennedy | Diabetes . News . Treatment
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Reorganization of Motor System in Parkinson’s Disease

A study in European Neurology suggests that the human brain in Parkinson’s Disease(PD) tries to compensate for the failure of […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Parkinson's Disease
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Reports of Mental Health Disability Increase in U.S.

The prevalence of self-reported mental health disabilities increased in the U.S. among non-elderly adults during the last decade, according to […]

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By R Kennedy | Disability . Mental health . News
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First “Virtual” Clinical Trial Allowing Patients to Participate Regardless Of Geography

Pfizer Inc. announced that it is conducting the first-ever randomized clinical trial under an investigational new drug (IND) application that […]

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By R Kennedy | Clinical trial . News . Technology
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