Monthly Archives: September 2015

Adverse Effects: The Perils of Deep Brain Stimulation for Depression

Adverse Effects: The Perils of Deep Brain Stimulation for Depression   Hundreds of people have been given remote control deep brain stimulation implants for psychiatric disorders such as depression, OCD and Tourette’s. Yet DBS specialists still have no clue about … Continue reading

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Serotonin: How Psychiatry Got Over Its “High School Crush”

  Serotonin: How Psychiatry Got Over Its “High School Crush” September 15, 2015 | Couch in Crisis By Ronald W. Pies, MD ©aleisha/shutterstock.com We’ve had 6 or 7 decades with this paradigm, what I call the “high school crush” on … Continue reading

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Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against Cigna for Allegedly Denying Depression Treatment

Class-Action Lawsuit Filed Against Cigna for Allegedly Denying Depression Treatment Case Raises Questions of Bias Regarding Independent Review Organizations By Marketwired . September 9, 2015 08:00 AM EDT   LOS ANGELES, CA — (Marketwired) — 09/09/15 — A class-action lawsuit … Continue reading

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