The walk-in clinics will be held on Wednesday, March 27 and Friday, March 29 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Temple’s Mitten Hall Great Court. All Temple students, faculty, and staff can get a dose of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine at no charge.
Researchers found only 16 percent of patients in the emergency department for psychiatric concerns saw a mental health specialist. When the visits were for suicide or self-harm, the number only went up to 37 percent.
It offers a new option for about 5 million Americans who have major depressive disorder that hasn’t been helped by current treatments. But there are also serious side effects to consider and many unknowns about the drug’s longterm effects.
Combining Google search data with electronic medical records, researchers found a patient who had been told they had “a walnut-sized fibrous tumor” promptly went home and searched “How big is a walnut?” and “What is a fibrous tumor?”