Monday, December 11, 2017
Supporting Men > medication

#CBT & #medication

https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/from-pills-to-psychotherapy-treating-depression-often-lies-in-a-gray-zone/2017/11/24/7e124962-779a-11e7-8839-ec48ec4cae25_story.html?utm_term=.66ade46629ac A number of recent studies highlight the uncertainty involved with these treatment decisions. Researchers have dedicated considerable effort to studying the relative effectiveness between psychotherapies and antidepressants, frequently without finding much difference. For instance, a study published in 2012 reviewed data from more than 100 prior trials and included more

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Pain Meds Can Do More Harm Than Good

http://www.newsmax.com/Health/Health-News/prince-overdose-death-pain/2016/06/02/id/731996/ Autopsy results showing Prince died of an opioid overdose should be a wake-up about the dangers of prescription pain meds and drive patients — and the doctors who treat them — to seek out safer, non-drug alternatives that are often better options, health experts say. More than 125 million Americans spend

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