“SSRIs a ‘Double-Edged Sword’ in Major Depression?” AND More on Best 5 Tuesday Reads

Hello and welcome to another edition of Best 5 Reads. Lets begin!

1) SSRIs a ‘Double-Edged Sword’ in Major Depression?

SSRIs may amplify the living environment of patients with MDD so that those in more positive situations are more likely to remit compared with their counterparts living in less favorable conditions.

2) Problem Gaming, Sexual Compulsion ‘Real Conditions’

Internet gaming disorder and compulsive sexual behavior are clinically relevant conditions akin to addictions, despite their lack of inclusion in DSM-5, leading experts suggest.

3) Teen Vaping Likely a ‘Gateway’ to Cigarette Use

Teens who use e-cigarettes and other vaping products may be at increased risk of progressing to nicotine cigarettes, new research suggests.

4) Digital Cognitive Behavioral Therapy Effective for Individuals With Insomnia

This research supports the legitimacy of digital cognitive behavioral therapy as a treatment method for individuals with insomnia.

5) Number of Americans in Treatment for OUD Grows, Survey Suggests

Even as the overall use of heroin and other opioids in the United States fell between 2016 and 2017, illicit drug use by adults aged 18 to 25 climbed, the 2017 National Survey on Drug Use and Health found.

Thank you and see you tomorrow for more articles!

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