Medical News

Over 1 in 4 Medical Students Are Depressed Free

Some 27% of medical students have depression or depressive symptoms, according to a meta-analysis in JAMA.

No Link Between Maternal Flu and Autism in Offspring Free

Influenza infection during pregnancy is not associated with increased risk for autism in the offspring, according to a study in JAMA Pediatrics.

Pediatrics Group Offers Advice for Clinicians to Help Children Through Divorce Free

A new clinical report from the American Academy of Pediatrics offers clinicians advice for helping children and families through parental separation and divorce. The group notes that over one million U.S. children experience the divorce or separation of their parents each year.


Guidelines on Deliberate Self-Harm Free

Guidance from Australia and New Zealand applies to a broader population of patients who engage in self-harm, with or without lethal intent.