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Breaking News and Information – August 2019

Current News   News & Information for August 31 – September 1, 2019 ★ Explaining depression biologically increases prognostic pessimism A recent study published in Psychology and Psychotherapy: Theory, Research, and Practice examines the effects of psychoeducation on perceptions toward depression. The study tests how biological and person-environment interaction explanations differ […]

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Breaking News and Information – April 2019

Current News   News & Information for April 30, 2019 How religious experiences may benefit mental health Religion may have a wide range of health benefits, research suggests. For instance, a study that appeared last year found that religious believers tend to live 4 years longer, on average, while another […]

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Breaking News and Information – March 2019

Current News   News & Information for March 31, 2019 Part 6: Torturing Patients Interview VI of VIII, Dr. Breggin describes how Yale’s visiting professor, Jose Delgado, put caps on the heads of patients to stimulate their brain by remote control—and how Dr. Breggin’s reform work stopped all the Harvard/Yale […]

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Breaking News and Information – February 2019

Current News News & Information for February 28, 2019 The Minds of Men Interview Part 4: Dr. Breggin and a Brave Reporter Fight Psychosurgery Establishment  Interview IV of VIII. With help from a brave Boston Globe reporter, Dr. Breggin successfully takes on psychosurgeons from the upper echelon of the […]

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Breaking News and Information January 2019

Current News News & Information for January 31, 2019 Study Finds Possible Root and Simple Treatment of Schizophrenia Symptoms A first-of-its-kind study from Harvard Medical School’s Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) reports that a breakdown of functional connectivity between the cerebellum and prefrontal cortex may be the underlying anatomical cause for […]

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Breaking News and Information 2018

Including Links to Stories Mentioned on The Dr. Peter Breggin Hour on www.PRN.fm Live on Wednesdays at 4 pm New York time. Dr. Breggin’s radio program is archived here.  News This Year News 2018   News & Information for December 31, 2018 Some psychiatrists have concerned about labelling mental health conditions […]

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New updated edition of Your Drug May Be Your Problem

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New updated 2007 paperback edition of Dr. Breggin's groundbreaking book Your Drug May be Your Problem now available.     Whether the drug is a sleeping pill, tranquilizer, stimulant, antidepressant, mood stabilizer, or antipsychotic, Your Drug May Be Your Problem reveals its documented withdrawal symptoms, demonstrating what many doctors don't know, […]

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