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PSYCHIATRIC MANUAL UNDERGOES MAJOR CHANGES

The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or the DSM as it is known, is undergoing a major revision.  After thirteen years of working on this version, the final revisions will soon be adopted.  These changes are important because the DSM is the most important manual in treating and classifying mental illness.  Everyday over…..

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Tagged Autism, Binge-eating Disorder, Depression diagnosis broadened, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM, Gender Identity Disorder, Sex Addiction,

MEDICATING GRIEF: BIG PHARMA’S INFLUENCE ON THE PSYCHIATRIC COMMUNITY CONTINUES

In the past we have brought many incidents of the pharmaceutical industry’s influence over the FDA and the medical community in general to light.  This problem is most disturbing in the psychiatric community, where time and time again we see the pharmaceutical companies exact their influence over how our country is treated and when doctors…..

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Tagged Wellbutrin, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM,

NEW DISEASES FOR CHILDREN WITH MENTAL ILLNESS

For the first time in 15 years, doctors and scientists are making changes to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, or the DSM.  This encyclopedic manual is a guide to all mental disorders, and intended to be used by all health care professionals to classify and treat mental disorders.  One of the most…..

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Tagged Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, DSM, psychiatric drugs,