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A PCP Imperative: Integration of Behavioral and Physical Health Care

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Integration behavioral and physical health care creates opportunities to drive better outcomes and lower costs in ways not yet fully realized.
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The Critical Importance of Human Behavior in Our Response to COVID-19

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Despite its unpredictable nature, we must find ways for human behavior to help, not hurt or hinder, our response to the COVID19 pandemic
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5 Ways to Nurture Your Emotional Health in Later Life

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Working well with your own emotions is key to creating a healthy, happy life. Psychologist Dr. Daniel Goleman coined the famous term emotional intelligence...
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Advice for People In Recovery During the Holidays

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The holidays can present difficult challenges for people in recovery from drug or alcohol use disorder. Here are some tips that can help
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Eating Disorders: Risk Factors, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcomes

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Eating disorders are among the most dangerous and difficult to treat of all mental health disorders. Here is what you need to know about them
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Medical Management of Severe Eating Disorders

Severe eating disorders may be accompanied by life-threatening medical complications that require stabilization before psychiatric treatment.
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Body Dysmorphic Disorder: Obsession With a Flaw Interferes With Life

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Body dysmorphic disorder is a syndrome in which a person can’t stop thinking about some perceived flaw in their appearance.
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Prioritizing Addiction Medicine: Key to Closing Gaps in Addiction Treatment

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A new addiction medicine fellowship aims to expand the number of addiction specialists to close gaps in addiction treatment.
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A Mother’s Howl: A Medical Student’s Lesson On Giving Bad News

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The heartbreaking sound of a mother's howl helped a medical student appreciate the huge responsibility of giving bad news about a loved one.
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Seizing Permission to Live Life on Your Own Terms

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Many people seek the approval of others at the expense of their own self-esteem. Here's how to seize permission to live life on your terms.
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Emotional Abuse Made Me Feel Like I Was Crazy

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My boyfriend told me I was crazy and I believed him. I later learned that emotional abuse is part of the cycle of abuse.
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How To Help Your Partner Make Healthy Lifestyle Changes

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Here are 7 tips on ways you can help your partner make healthy lifestyle changes. Bonus: they will be good for your relationship too.