Major depression is a common chronic illness within the general US population. What is the approximate prevalence for MDD in the US population?
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Comorbid obesity and bipolar disorder together affect the executive functioning of patients.
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A history of trauma is most uniquely related to which psychiatric disorder? Which medical comorbidities are associated with an increased risk of suicide in older adults? These questions and more.
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Which tool is helpful in screening for sexual addiction? Is the symptom severity in women treated for substance abuse generally equivalent to that of males? Structural abnormalities in which brain areas have been associated with substance abuse? These questions and more in this quiz.