Latest Publications and Research on Sex Addiction
Neural Correlates of Impulsivity in Healthy Males and Females with Family-Histories of Alcoholism.
Devito EE, Meda SA, Jiantonio R, Potenza MN, Krystal JH, Pearlson GD
Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA.
Individuals family-history positive for alcoholism (FHP) have increased risk for the disorder, which may be mediated by intermediate behavioral traits... Read More
Participation in opioid substitution treatment reduces the rate of criminal convictions: Evidence from a community study.
Vorma H, Sokero P, Aaltonen M, Turtiainen S, Hughes LA, Savolainen J
Helsinki University Central Hospital, Department of Psychiatry, PO Box 590, FI-00029 HUS, Finland. Electronic address: [email protected]
OBJECTIVE: Positive outcomes associated with opioid substitution treatment include reduced illicit opioid use and lower risk of HIV and other blood-bo... Read More
Alcohol use and cerebral white matter compromise in adolescence.
Elofson J, Gongvatana W, Carey KB
Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Program in Public Health and Center for Alcohol and Addiction Studies, Box G-S121-5, Providence, RI 02912, United States.
Alcohol use is typically initiated during adolescence, a period known to be critical in neurodevelopment. The adolescent brain may be particularly sus... Read More
Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat
Maturation of the adolescent brain.
Arain M, Haque M, Johal L, Mathur P, Nel W, Rais A, Sandhu R, Sharma S
Saint James School of Medicine, Kralendijk, Bonaire, The Netherlands.
Adolescence is the developmental epoch during which children become adults - intellectually, physically, hormonally, and socially. Adolescence is a tu... Read More
J Sex Med 2013 Apr 11
Hypersexual Behavior in an Online Sample of Males: Associations with Personal Distress and Functional Impairment.
Spenhoff M, Kruger TH, Hartmann U, Kobs J
Department of Psychiatry, Social Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Division of Clinical Psychology and Sexual Medicine, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany.
INTRODUCTION: The population of individuals reporting hypersexual behavior is heterogeneous. Prior research has implicated the importance of personal ... Read More
Association between Facebook Dependence and Poor Sleep Quality: A Study in a Sample of Undergraduate Students in Peru.
Wolniczak I, Cáceres-Delaguila JA, Palma-Ardiles G, Arroyo KJ, Solís-Visscher R, Paredes-Yauri S, Mego-Aquije K, Bernabe-Ortiz A
School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Universidad Peruana de Ciencias Aplicadas - UPC, Lima, Peru.
OBJECTIVES: Internet can accelerate information exchange. Social networks are the most accessed especially Facebook. This kind of networks might creat... Read More
Rev Med Inst Mex Seguro Soc
[Health profile of Institute Mexicano del Seguro Social workers].
Dirección de Prestaciones Médicas, Unidad de Salud Pública, Coordinación de Programas Integrados de Salud, PrevenIMSS, División de Prevención y Promoción de la Salud, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Distrito Federal, México. [email protected]
To determine the association between risk factors, dietary habits, physical activity, alcohol and tobacco consumption, in the presence of obesity, hyp... Read More
Diabetes Care 2013 Mar 27
Psychometric Properties, Norms, and Factor Structure of the Diabetes Eating Problem Survey-Revised in a Large Sample of Children and Adolescents With Type 1 Diabetes.
Wisting L, Frøisland DH, Skrivarhaug T, Dahl-Jørgensen K, Rø O
Regional Eating Disorders Service, Division of Mental Health and Addiction, Oslo University Hospital, Oslo, Norway.
OBJECTIVEThe purpose of this study was to examine the psychometric properties of the Diabetes Eating Problem Survey-Revised (DEPS-R) in a large sample... Read More
Neuro Endocrinol. Lett.
Elevated IGF1 in clinical opiate dependence.
School of Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, University of Western Australia, Australia. [email protected]
To compare IGF1 levels in opiate dependent and general patients both absolutely and by age.... Read More
Social geographies of African American men who have sex with men (MSM): A qualitative exploration of the social, spatial and temporal context of HIV risk in Baltimore, Maryland.
Tobin KE, Cutchin M, Latkin CA, Takahashi LM
Department of Health, Behavior and Society Bloomberg, School of Public Health Johns Hopkins University, 2213 McElderry Street, Second floor, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA. Electronic address: [email protected]
This qualitative study utilized a time-geography framework to explore the daily routines and daily paths of African American men who have sex with men... Read More