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Elderly depressed patients at increased risk for metabolic syndrome and elevated CRP

As reported in Psychosomatics, of 30 patients with newly diagnosed depression, the risk for metabolic syndrome (OR=4.75 [waist circumference OR=6.00]) and CRP (OR=3.86) was increased.

Risk factors for suicidal ideations in bipolar disorder

As reported in Bipolar Disorders, the following risk factors were associated with suicidal ideations in patients with bipolar disorder (n=130): grade of severity of current episode (OR=22.601); family history of suicide attempt (OR=18.06); preceding life event (OR=3.797); and past history of suicidal event (OR=3.11).

Salivary markers for alcohol dependence identified

As reported in Alcohol & Alcoholism, salivary levels of α-fucosidase, β-glucuronidase, and α-mannosidase are elevated (7-18-fold) in patients with alcohol dependence compared to healthy controls.

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