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Latest Psychiatry News

Poll: Many Parents Not Talking to Children About Inappropriate Touching

Many parents are not having talks with their preschool or school-age children about inappropriate touching, according to a new C.S. Mott Children's Hospital national poll from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor.

All-Cause Mortality Up in Female Domestic Abuse Survivors

Women who survive domestic abuse are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes mellitus and cardiovascular disease and to die from any cause, according to a study published in the Feb. 18 issue of the Journal of the American Heart Association.

Mothers With Autism Face Higher Rates of Postpartum Depression

Mothers with autism face unique challenges, and the stigma of being autistic can further exacerbate communication issues, according to a study published online Jan. 6 in Molecular Autism.

Girls May Receive First Autism Diagnosis Later Than Boys

Among people with autism spectrum disorder, girls often receive a first diagnosis of autism later than boys, according to a study published online Jan. 20 in Autism Research.