Daily Archives: March 7, 2013

Preterm Birth , Adolescence and Psychiatric Disorders

Behavioural outcomes and psychopathology during adolescence. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23455605 Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester Abstract Preterm birth is associated with a high risk of residual neurodevelopmental disability and cognitive impairment. These problems are closely associated with psychiatric disorders and thus … Continue reading

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DSM-V – Adverse Effects for Asperger’s Syndrome

Proposed Changes to the American Psychiatric Association Diagnostic Criteria for Autism Spectrum Disorder: Implications for Young Children and Their Families. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23456348 Children’s Health Fund, 215 West 125th Street, Suite 301, New York, NY, 10027, USA, Abstract The American Psychiatric Association … Continue reading

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MECP2 and Regression

Brief Report: Regression Timing and Associated Features in MECP2 Duplication Syndrome. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23456562 Departments of Pediatrics and Psychiatry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA The aim of this study was to determine the frequency, timing, and associated features of developmental regression in … Continue reading

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Folate , B12 Treatment for Schizophrenia- Lessons for Autism

Folate and Vitamin B12 Reduce Disabling Schizophrenia Symptoms in Some Patients Mar. 6, 2013 — Adding the dietary supplements folate and vitamin B12 to treatment with antipsychotic medication improved a core symptom component of schizophrenia in a study of more … Continue reading

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