Mania and Hypomania: The Latest Thinking on Duration of Episodes and Other FeaturesOctober 29th 2019
An international task force of experts in the diagnosis and treatment of bipolar disorder was recently convened to address concerns about DSM-5 criteria, particularly the definitions of manic episodes. The DSM’s duration criteria is an area of concern.
Complementary and Alternative Treatments for ADHD: What the Evidence SuggestsOctober 15th 2019
Recent surveys suggest that 7% to 8% of children and 4% to 5% of adults meet ADHD criteria. This CME article provide an understanding of the evidence for the use of complementary and alternative (CAM) treatments for ADHD.
Brain Glucose, Insulin Resistance, and Memory in SchizophreniaOctober 8th 2019
Memory impairments have been shown to compromise quality of life in patients with schizophrenia. Findings from a recent study show that insulin resistance may be an underlying cause of memory loss in this population.