Depression Screening Week 2012


Depression Screening Week 2012 – October 1-7 is San Diego Depression Screening Week and County Health and Human Services, Community Health Improvement Partners (CHIP) and nearly two dozen agencies are offering free depression screenings and information at approximately 60 locations around the county.


Boston-area to do list

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Director Romuald Karmakar will talk with Harvard professor Eric Rentschler after the screening. … These quotes are from Jimi Hendrix, who will be celebrated by Jazz Composers Alliance Orchestra at “Manic Depression: JCA Orchestra Plays Hendrix.” Feb.
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Depression After Stroke Boosts Death Risk

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The findings, which were reported ahead of the American Academy of Neurology's annual meeting in March, highlight "the immense impact of depression on outcomes after stroke and underlines the importance of screening for and treating depression after …
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Drowned in a Stream of Prescriptions

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Dr. Parker had raised his Adderall to 80 milligrams a day. Dr. Parker recalled that the appointment had been a 15-minute “med check” that left little time for careful assessment of any Adderall addiction. … In his discharge report, Dr. Riedler noted …
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