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http://www.healio.com/psychiatry/journals/PsycAnn/%7B0346B54F-2CA1-421...

Lithium and Electroconvulsive Therapy: A Case Report

Diana P. Sabagh, MD; Inci Bijan, MD; Carrol T. Longshore, MDMajor depression is a very common illness encountered in psychiatric practice. A difficult challenge in the treatment of major depression / bipolar depression is the management of treatment resistance. We frequently see patients who are...


http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-2348602/Could-social-network...

Could social networking PREVENT teenage suicide? Study finds most young people would turn to technology to ask for help

By Helen CollisPUBLISHED: 13:37, 26 June 2013 | UPDATED: 13:43, 26 June 2013Distressed adolescents are using social media and mobile technology to express their suicidal feelings and reach out for help, a study has shown.The results bring into question current methods of support offered to a...


http://www.livescience.com/37684-narcissistic-personality-disorder-bra...

Narcissists' Lack of Empathy Detected in Brain Scans

People who suffer from narcissistic personality disorder, which is characterized by extreme arrogance and self-absorption, have structural abnormalities in a region of the brain that has been linked to empathy, a new study finds.Researchers used magnetic resonance imaging to scan the brains of 34...


http://www.slate.com/articles/health_and_science/science/2013/06/busin...

Madness Made Them Great

By Joshua Kendall| Posted Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at 12:14 PMThe man could not stand dirt. When he built his company’s first factory in Fremont, Calif., in 1984, he frequently got down on his hands and knees and looked for specks of dust on the floor as well as on all ...