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Worse Outcomes From Legionella Pneumonia in Individuals With Advanced HIV

December 25, 2018 This article originally appeared here. Share this content: The mortality due to Legionella infection in people living with HIV did not differ from individuals without HIV, but people with advanced HIV have increased mortality risk. Previous results stated that Legionella pneumonia characteristics may not differ in individuals with HIV and individuals who… Read More »

Treatment of Panic Disorder with Antidepressants Associated with Better Outcomes

While we have focused a great deal on the emergence of mood disorders during pregnancy and the postpartum period, there is a growing body of literature that indicates that anxiety symptoms are prevalent during this period of time and may also affect pregnancy outcomes.  Although many women with panic disorder attempt to discontinue their medications… Read More »

Pregnancy Outcomes in Women with Bipolar Disorder

In treating pregnant women with mood or anxiety disorders, we tend to focus primarily on the reproductive safety of psychotropic medications; however, it must be recognized that withholding or withdrawing pharmacologic treatment for depression or anxiety during pregnancy may carry some degree of risk. Untreated psychiatric illness in the mother cannot be considered a benign… Read More »