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Just Published: The Must-Have Resource for Clinicians Treating Patients with BED

You get the questions. We have the answers. Written in a question and answer format, Questions and Answers about Binge Eating Disorder: A Guide for Clinicians provides answers to the questions most commonly asked by practitioners treating patients with binge … Continue reading




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Recently Published: 100 Questions & Answers About Schizophrenia

Schizophrenia and its related conditions are all too common among young adults and are prevalent in about 1% of the general population. This is a devastating disorder of thinking; if gone undetected and thus untreated it can lead to robbing … Continue reading




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World Stroke Day 2013

From our Public Safety blog: October 29, 2013 is World Stroke Day. Join Jones & Bartlett Learning in spreading the word that stroke is preventable and treatable—tell 6 people that today is World Stroke Day! Did you know? Stroke can … Continue reading




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Clinician’s Guide to Medications for PTSD

Re-posted from the United States Department of Veterans Affairs: Clinician’s Guide to Medications for PTSD Overview Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has biological, psychological, and social components. Medications can be used in treatment to address the biological basis for PTSD symptoms … Continue reading




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February 28th is Rare Disease Day

February 28th will mark the sixth annual Rare Disease Day which is meant to raise awareness for rare diseases and improve access to treatment and medical representation for patients and their families. The first observance was on February 29th, 2008, … Continue reading




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How Will Facebook’s Organ Donor Tool Change Transplants?

Earlier this month Facebook announced a new featured that would allow individuals to share their status as an organ donor to their timelines. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg states that this new tool was inspired by Facebook members who have used the … Continue reading




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