A handful of studies indicate that older people with active herpes virus may be more likely to develop Alzheimer’s
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Abnormal variations in the gene PDE10A19 might impact signaling of a messaging pathway responsible for learning, memory.
Study is the first to compare suicide risk of new mothers with postpartum disorder to other categories of women.
Letters were sent to physicians who were found to be prescribing addictive drugs such as opioids 400% more than colleagues.
Students with self-described addictive behaviors toward smartphones or the Internet scored higher on anxiety and depression scales.
From 1981 to 1997, time spent teaching 3- to 5-year-olds letters and numbers increased 30%.
Only 44% of pediatricians ask mothers during child visits about maternal depression.
Areas with more progressive policies toward lesbians and gays had fewer students engaged in binge drinking.
Attention bias modification is intended to shift one’s attention away from negative stimuli.
Researchers say that many studies exist that support the idea that children should be screened for autism as early as possible.
The market is expected to by a compound annual growth rate of 11%.
Researchers set out to examine the idea that past experience with an object alters the brain circuitry responsible for object recognition.
New research questions the efficacy of metyrapone as an adjunctive treatment for treatment-resistant depression.
The $1.1 billion figure is on top of the $400 million already included in the December budget agreement.
In a mouse model of schizophrenia, the rodents’ brains showed a significant decrease in inhibitory CA2 neurons.
New onset of depression is associated with longer duration of opioid use.
After one month of transcendental meditation, more than 80% of active-duty soldiers with PTSD had stabilized, reduced, or stopped taking meds.
China’s U.N. delegation has argued that ketamine is a health risk when it is used in a recreational fashion.
Nerve cells from Rett Syndrome patients saw increased levels of an important molecule critical for neurotransmitter functioning after being given IGF1.
Obama has proposed a $500 million investment to improve access to mental health care as part of gun control reform.
There was no difference in cognition between Parkinson’s patients taking a high and lower level of anticholinergic medications.
Children with ADHD had weaker connections between three brain networks than children without the condition.
Dr. Robert L. Spitzer contributed immensely to various editions of the DSM and helped get homosexuality removed as a mental disorder.
In a neurocognitive mouse model, rolipram was able to restore a process in the brain that helps to lower toxic protein levels.
NSI-189 has demonstrated the ability to produce new brain cells and has been effective in early stage trials.
Research and resources geared toward non-veterans is not sufficient enough to help them.
In a mouse model of Parkinson’s, LBT-3727 was able to protect dopamine-producing cells.
There was a significant difference in six proteins in those with bipolar I depression compared to the control group.
The FDA’s Psychopharmacologic Drugs Advisory Committee voted 9-4 that gepirone did not demonstrate substantial effectiveness.
The global market for anxiety treatments and antidepressants will decline at a compound annual growth rate of 1.25% between 2014 and 2020.
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