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European Psychiatric Association (EPA) 2017 Congress

April 01 - 04, 2017; Florence, Italy

April 01 - 04, 2017 Florence, Italy

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Popular News From EPA 2016 Congress

  • Cannabis Use Linked to Better Social Skills in Psychosis Cannabis Use Linked to Better Social Skills in Psychosis Individuals with psychosis who have used cannabis have greater premorbid social skills than persons with psychosis who have never used the drug, the results of multinational study reveal.
  • 'Legal LSD': Dangerous Party Drug Sold Online 'Legal LSD': Dangerous Party Drug Sold Online A 'legal high' that has potentially serious adverse effects is being sold online to partygoers as LSD, say Spanish researchers, who warn of the rising tide of novel psychoactive substances.
  • Lack of Psychiatric Drug Research Creates Clinical 'Crisis' Lack of Psychiatric Drug Research Creates Clinical 'Crisis' A lack of investment into researching new psychiatric medications is driving at least one clinician to turn to nonpsychiatric medications to treat various mental disorders.

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