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IN THIS MONTH'S ISSUE:
August 2016

Diet and Heart Health: a Paradigm Shift?
Recent meta-analyses have found that reducing cholesterol in the diet does not decrease the risk of death from heart disease.

rTMS for Anorexia Nervosa?
One session of high-frequency repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) showed a trend of reduced symptoms in patients with anorexia nervosa in a small double-blind parallel-group study.

Anticholinergic Drugs in Patients with Dementia
The coprescription of cholinesterase inhibitors and anticholinergic medications in elderly patients with dementia increases with the number of physicians seen.

In Brief
ß-amyloid May Protect against Microbial Infection; Long-Term Use of Tricyclic Antidepressants May Lower Risk of Gliomas

Raloxifene in Postmenopausal Women with Schizophrenia
The selective estrogen receptor modulator raloxifene (Evista) shows promise as an adjunctive treatment for schizophrenia in postmenopausal women.

In the Media

Penn Live Mental health care: How to spot the warning signs of severe mental illness January 24, 2013
Medical Xpress Stressed out? Tips for taking control January 14, 2013
Chosunilbo Long Working Hours Linked to Depression January 27, 2012
CNN Health Working long hours doubles depression odds January 26, 2012
Reuters Exercise may boost mood for some chronically ill January 25, 2012