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Pimavanserin May Hold Promise for Alzheimer's Psychosis - Medscape



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Pimavanserin May Hold Promise for Alzheimer's Psychosis 
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Pimavanserin reduces psychosis related to Alzheimer's disease (AD), psychosis new research suggests. But at least one expert questions whether the study's findings are simply due to chance. Results of a phase 2 randomized, double-blind trial show the ...

 


Understanding the warning signs of postpartum psychosis ... - fox2now.com



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Understanding the warning signs of postpartum psychosis ... 
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ST. LOUIS - The recent murder-suicide involving a south St. Louis family struck a nerve among women across the country. It is bringing postpartum psychosis into the spotlight. Moms who appear to have it all can snap quickly and take their life as well ...

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Drug Might Be Safer For Dementia Psychosis - WebMD



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Drug Might Be Safer For Dementia Psychosis 
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WEDNESDAY, Feb. 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- The "overmedication" of agitated dementia patients -- with the use of powerful antipsychotic drugs -- is an ongoing issue in U.S. health care. Now, British researchers say they may have found a medicine that ...
Pimavanserin: Relief from psychosis in dementia, without devastating side-effects Science Daily
New Alzheimer's drug offers hope for end to 'terrifying' psychosis affecting half of all patients Telegraph.co.uk
Mixed Results with PD Drug in Alzheimer's Psychosis MedPage Today
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Rabinowitz family donation benefits STEP's psychosis treatment program - Yale News



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Rabinowitz family donation benefits STEP's psychosis treatment program 
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In his quest to find a system with better clinical supports and outcomes, he reached out to the Yale Department of Psychiatry, and was put in touch with Vinod Srihari, MD, Director of the Program for Specialized Treatment Early in Psychosis (STEP), and ...

 


Longer duration of untreated psychosis linked to loss of brain volume - Healio



Longer duration of untreated psychosis linked to loss of brain volume 
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Longer duration of untreated psychosis was associated with accelerated hippocampal atrophy during initial antipsychotic treatment of first-episode schizophrenia, suggesting that psychosis may have persistent, negative effects on brain structure ...

 


Parkinson's drug shows some promise for treating Alzheimer's psychosis - McKnight's Long Term Care News



Parkinson's drug shows some promise for treating Alzheimer's psychosis 
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A drug approved for use in controlling hallucinations and delusions in Parkinson's patients showed mix results in a trial among Alzheimer's sufferers. No safe or effective pharmacological treatment is approved for psychosis in patients with Alzheimer's ...

 


Exercise May Help Prevent Psychosis in High-Risk Youth - Medscape



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Exercise May Help Prevent Psychosis in High-Risk Youth 
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The researchers were interested not only in exploring the preventive impact of exercise on symptoms of schizophrenia but also the impact of exercise on the hippocampus, a region of the brain that is often impaired prior to the onset of psychosis ...

 


Psychosis patients 'not getting best care' - BBC News - BBC News



Psychosis patients 'not getting best care' - BBC News 
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A key government target for caring for people with severe mental health conditions in England is being missed due to underfunding, research suggests. People experiencing a first episode of psychosis should be seen within two weeks and get a quality ...

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Psychosis Recovery Rates Greater Than Earlier Estimates - Medscape



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Psychosis Recovery Rates Greater Than Earlier Estimates 
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Psychosis Recovery Rates Greater Than Earlier Estimates. Deborah Brauser. February 14, 2018. The incidence rates of remission and recovery for adults after first-episode psychosis (FEP) are greater than earlier estimates ? although there's still a ...

 


IBM's New AI Can Predict Psychosis in Your Speech - Futurism



IBM's New AI Can Predict Psychosis in Your Speech 
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However, these evaluations tend to depend on the availability of highly trained professionals and adequate facilities. Enter a team comprising members of IBM Research's Computational Psychiatry and Neuroimaging groups and universities around the globe ...