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What is anxiety and how is it treated?

Everyone feels worried or anxious sometimes, but if you often have uncontrollable worries about a lot of different issues, you could have an anxiety disorder.

Anxiety disorders are now the most common mental health problem in Australia, affecting 14% of people. Although anyone can develop an anxiety disorder, women are more at risk than men.

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Isotretinoin under the spotlight again

The existing evidence of an association between isotretinoin and the symptoms of depression is unclear. But guidelines include steps for assessing patients for symptoms of depression and suicide risk before and during treatment.

How do you manage a depressed patient who is taking isotretinoin?

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