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Categories: mental health

1 4/16/2018

Not a lick of evidence is given to back claim that panic attack therapy is highly successful

9/25/2017

Summary of studies on sleep deprivation didn’t caution that depression benefits are short lived

4/12/2016

Choir singing for cancer patients? PR news release misses the high notes

3/21/2016

News release makes claims about ketamine for depression based on thin evidence

12/14/2015

Release says psychotherapy is as good as drugs for major depressive disorder — but doesn’t quantify improvement

12/2/2015

CBT may replace sedation for dental phobias. But first, define “sedation”

1 8/6/2015

Good release on CBT/anxiety missed on cost/comparison info