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Reducing Underage Drinking: A Collective Responsibility

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Research Training in Psychiatry Residency: Strategies for Reform

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Reducing Suicide:A National Imperative

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Suicide Prevention and Intervention: Summary of a Workshop

For many, thoughts of suicide are abundant and frequent. There exists a fear of death but an even greater fear of life due to the latter's hardships. Participants of the committee on the Pathophysiology and Prevention of Adult and Adolescent ...

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Risk Factors for Suicide: Summary of a Workshop

Thoughts of suicide can be abundant and frequent for some. These thoughts easily disrupt the lives of not only the suicidal person but the world around said person. It may, however, be possible to tell someone is suicidal before it's ...

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Educating Children with Autism

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Informing America's Policy on Illegal Drugs: What We Don't Know Keeps Hurting Us

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Neurological, Psychiatric, and Developmental Disorders: Meeting the Challenge in the Developing World

Brain disorders—neurological, psychiatric, and developmental—now affect at least 250 million people in the developing world, and this number is expected to rise as life expectancy increases. Yet public and private health systems in developing countries have paid relatively little attention ...

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Marijuana As Medicine?: The Science Beyond the Controversy

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Pathological Gambling:A Critical Review

As states have moved from merely tolerating gambling to running their own games, as communities have increasingly turned to gambling for an economic boost, important questions arise. Has the new age of gambling increased the proportion of pathological or problem ...

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