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Is Hypertension Linked to an Increased Risk of Dementia?

Is Hypertension Linked to an Increased Risk of Dementia?

A recently published study reports that women who develop high blood pressure in their 40s could be at a higher risk for developing dementia later in life.

Signs of Schizophrenia That Should Not Be Ignored

Signs of Schizophrenia That Should Not Be Ignored

Seven signs and symptoms might alert someone to the possible presentation of schizophrenia.

Postpartum Depression, Testosterone Swings Affect New Fathers

Postpartum Depression, Testosterone Swings Affect New Fathers

Fathers face a higher risk of postpartum depression if testosterone levels drop 9 months after the baby is born.

Why Do Antipsychotics Cause Weight Gain?

Why Do Antipsychotics Cause Weight Gain?

Researchers from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center have discovered the cellular receptor that causes weight gain from antipsychotic drugs.

Antidepressant Switching For Patients Unresponsive to Initial Tx

Antidepressant Switching For Patients Unresponsive to Initial Tx

Antidepressant switching may not be the best way to aid depression patients with no response to the first antidepressant taken.

Huntington's Disease and Deep Brain Stimulation as Treatment Option

Huntington's Disease and Deep Brain Stimulation as Treatment Option

The patient's lack of anxiety, depression, or psychosis before surgery was taken into consideration prior to DBS treatment.

Schizophrenia Symptoms May Benefit From Specific Kind of Talk Therapy

Schizophrenia Symptoms May Benefit From Specific Kind of Talk Therapy

Schizophrenia patients may benefit from a a specific type of talk therapy, according to a new study from the University of Pennsylvania.

Antipsychotic Drugs and Impact on Long-term Outcomes

Antipsychotic Drugs and Impact on Long-term Outcomes

Antipsychotic medications have potential toxic effects but delaying or withholding treatment can lead to worse outcomes.

Adult ADHD Assessed by Questionnaire

Adult ADHD Assessed by Questionnaire

ADHD in adults can be determined by a 6-question screening tool.

Do Hot Flashes Cause Depression?

Do Hot Flashes Cause Depression?

Women with more intense hot flashes were more likely to depressed than women with mild hot flashes.

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Alcohol Use: Effects on the Body and the Brain

Alcohol Use: Effects on the Body and the Brain

Alcohol use affects the body and the brain in a variety of ways.

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