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Latest Psychiatry News

Odds of Autism Up in Children With Congenital Heart Disease

The odds of developing autism spectrum disorder are increased for children with congenital heart disease, according to a study published online Oct. 10 in Pediatrics.

Oral Health Symptoms in Seniors Associated With Cognitive Decline

Among U.S. Chinese older adults, oral (teeth and gums) health symptoms are associated with a decline in cognitive function, according to a study published online Aug. 12 in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society.

Diabetes Distress Common at Large Midwestern University

In a large university population, the prevalence of diabetes distress is high, and high diabetes distress levels are associated with lower diabetes quality of life for both type 1 diabetes mellitus and type 2 diabetes mellitus patients, according to a study published in the September issue of the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.

Continued Use Low Three Months After ED Opioid Rx for Acute Pain

Opioid use at three months after an emergency department visit where opioids were prescribed for acute pain is relatively low and not necessarily tied to opioid misuse, according to a study published in the August issue of Academic Emergency Medicine.