In Other Mental Health News…

GENERAL MENTAL HEALTH
U.S. government is now offering mental health plan via website as the economy places more stress on its constituents.

Authors of psychological treatment guidelines often tied to drug companies – The Boston Globe

Affordable housing has reduced use of mental health facilities – FOX Business

Suicidal thoughts, high blood pressure associated with insomnia -CNN
SEROQUEL UPDATE
Though FDA is still debating over the risks of the drug Seroquel, apparently Ireland has approved Seroquel XL for treatment of bipolar disorder, according to  Irish Medical Times. Last month, the Kaiser Family Health Report also pointed out that an unpublished study linked Seroquel to weight gain and diabetes (the original article was in The Washington Post).

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