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Antidepressants and Suicide Risk in Kids, Report

Antidepressants and Suicide Risk in Kids, Report

High doses of antidepressants may increase the risk of suicidal behavior in children and young adults, according to a new study. New research reveals that kids and young adults who start antidepressant therapy at high doses rather than average doses seem to be at greater risk of suicidal behavior during the first 90 days of treatment. Previous research by the ... Read More »

Statins may lead some patients to pig out, study shows

Statins may lead some patients to pig out, study shows

People who take the common cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins may feel a false sense of security and eat a bit more, according to a new study. Researchers found that U.S. adults taking statins in 1999-2000 were eating fewer calories than people not taking the drugs, but statin users were eating about the same amount as non-users by 2009-2010. Read More »

12th Annual statewide walk for autism (Video)

12th Annual statewide walk for autism (Video)

April is autism awareness month. Four separate walks statewide attracted 500 people to help educate the community on this disorder. Spanning from Presque Isle, to Bangor, to Farmington and Biddeford; locals gathered to share their stories. The 12th annual statewide walk is hosted by the Autism Society of Maine. The walks help raise money for events throughout the year, like ... Read More »

Thousands show to ‘March for Babies’ 2014

Thousands show to 'March for Babies' 2014

Babies might not be able to walk very well, but luckily Houstonians are walking for them. More than 40,000 people attended the 43rd annual Houston March for Babies at the University of Houston Saturday morning The four-mile walk benefits the March of Dimes, which aims at helping all moms have healthy, full-term pregnancies. Read More »