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Institute of Medicine: It's Time to Create a System to Track Concussions in Youth Sports

Institute of Medicine: It's Time to Create a System to Track Concussions in Youth Sports
A new report reveals big gaps in what is known about the risk of concussion in youth sports, especially for athletes who suit up before high school. It's time to create a national system to track sports-related concussions and start answering those questions, the Institute of Medicine and National Research Council concluded Wednesday.
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Lauran Neergaard
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Sigmund Fraud: There Is Even Controversy Over the Manual That Defines Psychiatric Diseases

Sigmund Fraud: There Is Even Controversy Over the Manual That Defines Psychiatric Diseases
The fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders — the American Psychiatric Association’s newly revised and controversial list of recognized mental illnesses — was recently published after 14 years in the making. At 947 pages, it's heavy on subtypes —and detractors.
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