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2014-09-15 08:29:16

PHILADELPHIA, September 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG), the global specialty biopharmaceutical company, announced today that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for filing with priority review a supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) for Vyvanse(R) (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate) Capsules (CII) as a treatment for adults with binge eating disorder (BED). The FDA is expected to provide a decision in February 2015, based on the...

2014-05-02 23:08:00

Company devotes weekly blog to the topic as a part of their ASD awareness campaign, and explains how the changes to the definition may affect individuals with ASD and their families. Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 02, 2014 M&L Special Needs Planning, LLC is a Washington, D.C.-based company that specializes in helping families with special needs secure financially stability, happy and productive futures for their loved ones with disabilities. As a part of their commitment to ensuring that...

2014-03-04 23:25:04

The global market for drugs used to treat mental disorders was valued at $70.1 billion in 2012 and is estimated to have declined slightly to nearly $69 billion in 2013. BCC Research projects the market to grow to nearly $77.1 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 2.3% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass., (PRWEB) March 04, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Drugs for Treating Mental Disorders: Technologies and Global Markets, from...

2013-12-23 23:04:07

Citing a new article published by The Lancet, Waismann Method® Medical Group acknowledges that more people suffer from mental disorders and substance abuse than other diseases, and offers help. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) December 23, 2013 As mental illness in Hollywood once more takes the spotlight, and new information is published indicating that mental disorders and substance abuse are the leading cause of nonfatal illnesses, Waismann Method® can help. According to an article...

2013-08-23 23:03:26

Transparency Market Research adds new "Mental Disorders Drugs Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2012 - 2018" market research report to its report store. Browse report at http://www.transparencymarketresearch.com/mental-disorders-drugs.html. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 23, 2013 A mental disorder is a psychological anomaly that is reflected in the behavior of the patient through distress, disability or any conduct that is not a part of...

2013-08-12 14:02:05

Schizophrenia, bipolar disorder share the most common genetic variation The largest genome-wide study of its kind has determined how much five major mental illnesses are traceable to the same common inherited genetic variations. Researchers funded in part by the National Institutes of Health found that the overlap was highest between schizophrenia and bipolar disorder; moderate for bipolar disorder and depression and for ADHD and depression; and low between schizophrenia and autism....

2013-07-01 11:32:24

Pre-deployment insomnia symptoms confer risk similar to combat exposure A new study from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania and the Naval Health Research Center has shown military service members who have trouble sleeping prior to deployments may be at greater risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety once they return home. The new study, published in the July 2013 edition of the journal SLEEP, found that pre-existing...

Revision Of Psychiatric Encyclopedia Being Criticized By Past Authors
2013-05-13 15:08:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Later this month, the American Psychiatric Association (PSYCH) will release the fifth revision of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, referred to as DSM-5, and the impending release has been stirring a vigorous debate within the psychological community. Considered to be a diagnostic encyclopedia, DSM-5 marks the first revision of the manual in nearly 20 years. Its widespread use and influence can be seen in...

2013-03-06 13:40:01

Risk highest among those with substance use disorders The perpetration of homicide by people with mental disorders has received much attention, but their risk of being victims of homicide has rarely been examined. Yet such information may help develop more effective strategies for improving the safety and health of people with mental illness. So a team of researchers from Sweden and the USA assessed mental disorders and homicides across the entire population of Swedish adults between...

Anxiety And Depression Affect Sick Leave
2012-08-01 12:15:07

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Feeling tired and lethargic. Having tense emotions. These are just a few factors that may affect a worker´s decision to take sick leave. Working with Australian and British researchers, investigators at the Norwegian Institute of Public Health found that anxiety and depression can heighten the risk of sick leave. According to the researchers, mental disorders like anxiety and depression will affect one in three people at...


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