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New Guidance for Caring for Adolescent Sexual Assault Victims Publisher Free

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers new guidance for clinicians on treating adolescents who've been sexually abused.

New Guidance on Insomnia Drugs Published Free

The guidelines recommend a range of medications to treat both sleep-onset and sleep-maintenance insomnia.

Seniors Increasingly Prescribed Multiple Psychiatric Drugs Free

The rate of outpatient visits in which seniors are prescribed three or more drugs affecting the central nervous system (CNS) more than doubled over a decade, according to a JAMA Internal Medicine research letter.


Who Uses Marijuana for Medical Purposes? Free

People who report marijuana use for medical reasons are very similar to recreational users.