Friday Roundup – Addiction Stresses out the Brain, Untreated Schizophrenia and Risk of Violence, and Variations in Stimulant Use for ADHD

This week’s roundup highlights how the brain’s stress systems affect addiction, the risk of violence by prisoners with schizophrenia, and how the use of stimulants for the treatment of ADHD varies so widely.

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Friday Roundup – High-5 to DSM-5, Gangs Need Love Too, New Diagnostic Device for ADHD, and Don’t Retire Just Yet

This week’s articles highlight the positive reception of the DSM-5, the prevalence of mental illness among gang members, a new diagnostic tool for ADHD in children, retirement and its relationship to Alzheimer’s, and recovery assessment tools to measure patient change.

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