Inflammation

HIV and Psychiatric Illness Comorbidity

HIV and Psychiatric Illness Comorbidity

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Both men and women with HIV were more likely to experience comorbid psychiatric conditions than their peers without an HIV diagnosis.

Hospitalization for Serious Infections Linked to Suicide Risk

Hospitalization for Serious Infections Linked to Suicide Risk

This nationwide population-based cohort study is currently the largest study to examine infections as a predictor of death by suicide.

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

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Neuroimaging studies have shown several neurophysiological substrates for depression: An overview by Theodore Henderson, MD, PhD.

Peripheral Inflammatory Markers Are Associated With Psychomotor Retardation in Major Depressive Disorder

Peripheral Inflammatory Markers Are Associated With Psychomotor Retardation in Major Depressive Disorder

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Psychomotor retardation is associated with poor response to antidepressant treatment.

Could Alzheimer's Disease be Caused by Infections?

Could Alzheimer's Disease be Caused by Infections?

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Although inconclusive, late-onset Alzheimer's Disease could be triggered by infectious pathogens.

Chronic Inflammation Can Worsen Depression

Chronic Inflammation Can Worsen Depression

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In those suffering from clinical depression, two inflammatory markers, CRP and IL-6, were found to be elevated by up to 50%.

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