Healthcare News & Insights

Therapy needed more often after childbirth then abortion

New research indicates women are more likely to require a first-time visit with a therapist after giving birth than they are after having an abortion.

‘Don’t tase me, doc!’

More hospitals are using stun guns as part of their security programs– especially in the emergency department. Should they be?

OSHA cites hospital over series of violent attacks by patients

Danbury Hospital in Danbury, Connecticut, has been cited by OSHA after employees were injured 25 times in the past five years by violent patients.

A peek in America’s medicine cabinet

Psych Central took a look at the most commonly prescribed psychiatric medications — and how they’ve changed over the past five years.