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A recent study has found that induction of slow waves during early non-rapid eye movement sleep may improve executive function in children with ADHD.

We are the richest nation in the history of the world and yet we provide the worst care ever conceived for the severely ill who most need it.

These editors' picks on noteworthy stories from around the web include topics on child psychiatry, sports psychology, college mental health, forensic psychiatry, and addiction.

Most psychiatrists do not fit neatly into the biological or psychodynamic camps. Instead, like surgeons, they will implement tools that reduce the suffering and enhance the well-being of the patient.

In addition to helping indiviiduals with PTSD, psychiatrists can play an active role in resolving trauma experienced by the country as a whole.

In the treatment of depression, clinicians are often faulted for failing to give an antidepressant medication at a high enough dose. What is high enough? Answering this question turns out to be tricky.

Food taken with which atypical antipsychotics discussed here may increase absorption?

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DSM-5 sleep-wake disorders are now more in sync with other medical disorders and sleep disorders classificatory systems. Here's what's changed.

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Here's a brief history of sleepwalking, associated factors, and pathology; sleep-related violence and forensic considerations; and management strategies.


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