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How Do You Calm an Anxiety Attack?

There are also steps you can take to calm an anxiety attack When anxiety strikes, it’s important to be aware of strategies that can help you calm down in the moment and manage or reduce your anxiety in the long term. Like many people, you may benefit from lifestyle changes such as eating a well-balanced […]

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Rape & Sexual Assault Statistics, Definition & Help for Victims

Medically reviewed by Wayne S. Blocker, MD; American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology REFERENCES: American Association of University Women (AAUW) Foundation Sexual Harassment Task Force. “Harassment-Free Hallways: How to Stop Sexual Harassment in School. A Guide for Students, Parents, and Schools.” Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, 2004. Garner, B.A., ed. Black’s Law […]

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1 in 5 U.S. Pharmacies Blocks Access to Key Opioid Addiction Treatment

Latest Mental Health News WEDNESDAY, April 28, 2021 (HealthDay News) The Biden administration has eased guidelines for prescribing a crucial addiction treatment drug, just as a new study reveals one in five U.S. pharmacies refuses to dispense the medication, called buprenorphine. “Buprenorphine is a vital, lifesaving medication for people with opioid use disorder, […]

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Who Is Using Herbal Kratom?

Latest Mental Health News THURSDAY, April 29, 2021 (HealthDay News) Herbal kratom is used by less than 1% of the U.S. population, but the rate is much higher among those who misuse opioid painkillers, a new study finds. Kratom is used to manage pain and opioid withdrawal. However, it carries the risk of […]

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What Is the Difference Between Psychopath and Sociopath? ASPD

Psychopaths may exhibit more severe negative behaviors than sociopaths The terms “psychopath” and “sociopath” are often used interchangeably to refer to people who are pathologically prone to hurting others, engaging in violence or criminal behavior and have no regard for the feelings or interests of others. There is no major clinical difference between sociopaths and […]