Involuntary Hospitalization of the Psychiatric Patient: Should it be Abolished? (USPHS, 1969)

[Jules Masserman:] I’m Jules Masserman, Professor of Psychiatry at Northwestern University and President at the International Society for Social Psychiatry. I do not believe that total abolition of hospitalization for serious behavior disorders, which is a term preferable to mental diseases, is at present either advisable or practical. And I’ll try to clarify that position […]

Exploring an Abandoned Hospital Filled with Thousands of Patient Files

In this episode we’re exploring an abandoned hospital that was built in the 1930s and abandoned around two decades ago [Steam] Since it’s part of an active facility parts of the building still have electricity and patient files can be found throughout Now join us as we explore this historic building [Music] This video is […]

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) Pathology and Treatment, Animation

polycystic ovary syndrome or PCOS is a common hormonal disorder affecting about 10% of all women of reproductive age PCOS is diagnosed when at least two of the following symptoms are present: irregular periods due to missed ovulation excess male hormone androgen as evidenced by lab tests or physical signs such as excess facial and […]

Beyond the Barriers: Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatments

(Music) Access Health correspondent Amber Milt brings us the latest in a treatment alternative for Obstructive Sleep Apnea and snoring. Take a look. According to the National Institutes of Health, an estimated 12 to 18 million adults in the u.s. suffer from sleep apnea and a whopping 37 million Americans suffer from snoring. The rest […]