Low educational achievement during childhood predicts a number of adverse outcomes in adulthood, including greater risk of low socioeconomic status, poor health, suicidal behavior, and premature death.
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The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Medical Association, and the Society for Research in Child Development have expressed concern about the detrimental mental health effects immigration policies may have on adolescents.
The study emphasized the need to treat depression and other comorbidities, including anxiety and substance use disorders.
The classification of major depression requires the use of validated diagnostic interviews, but conducting interviews to determine the prevalence of depression in the general population requires extensive mental health resources.
Patients with bipolar disorder experienced significant reductions in sleep efficiency, which was not the case in patients with schizophrenia, although effect sizes for bipolar disorder were smaller overall.
In patients with Huntington disease, higher levels of functional impairment and current alcohol consumption were significantly correlated with missing work in multivariate logistic regression analyses.
Higher integration scores correlated with lower depression severity, PTSD symptom severity, and autobiographical memory disturbances in patients with dissociative identity disorder.
Depression contributed to elevated ratings in patients with MDD on items related to perceived inability to cope with the negative consequences of disturbed sleep and reported tendency to cancel social plans after poor sleep.
Olfactory dysfunction is a marker for a number of neuropsychiatric disorders, including Parkinson disease, Alzheimer disease, and schizophrenia.
There were significant increases in depression over time in association with greater interpersonal life stressors in girls who had elevated salivary TNF‐α and IL‐1β reactivity to social stress at baseline.
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