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Patient Safety News

  • Childhood Emotional Abuse Tied to Adult Opioid Addiction Why do some people who are abused as children develop substance abuse problems in adulthood whereas others do not? A study suggests that emotional abuse, impulsivity, and PTSD may be missing links.
  • BPH Drugs Tied to Mental Health Risk, but Not Suicide Drugs that treat hair loss and prostate enlargement are tied to a small increased risk of depression and self-harm, but not suicide, according to a study from Canada.

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