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Lowcountry expert discusses importance of mental health screenings

Lowcountry expert discusses importance of mental health screenings

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCBD) – A Lowcountry expert has addressed the importance of mental health screenings after a new recommendation from a national organization. This week, the US Task Force on Preventive Services released draft statements recommending screening for anxiety in adults under 65. This is the first time this recommendation has been made. “My …

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National Health Panel calls for adult anxiety screenings

National Health Panel calls for adult anxiety screenings

For the first time, a national task force has recommended that doctors screen all adults under 65 for anxiety during routine visits. The recommendations come from the US Task Force on Preventive Services, which has studied the issue. “By screening for anxiety disorders, we’re able to catch people early,” said Dr. Lori Pbert, a member …

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