Adolescents infected with HIV have a greater risk for psychiatric hospitalizations compared with those not infected with HIV.
Approximately 15% of incarcerated people have serious mental illness, although that number can vary depending on the type of illness.
Meditation techniques have an ever-growing evidence base to support their use and have become increasingly accepted in Western medicine as helpful adjuncts to other therapies.
FDA Approval of Medication With a Digital Monitoring System: Major Breakthrough or "Brave New World"?
Abilify MyCite adds a digital sensor to the medication aripiprazole. The sensor, an ingestible event marker, is activated by contact with stomach acids and transmits a signal to a skin patch the patient wears, which then transmits to an app.
People with migraines and comorbid mood disorders often need treatments that address both conditions, as well as management of sleep, stress, and lifestyle issues.
This research promotes the use of more rigorous screening efforts for mental illness among single mothers.
Employment status displayed a lagged effect on depression, with retirement preceding higher levels of depression 2 years after initial retirement status report.
Higher depressive symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis was associated with lower employment and processing speed.
Light treatments successfully corrected abnormal timing of melatonin circadian rhythms in perimenopausal women with depression and improved mood and sleep within 2 weeks.
Greater cognitive reserve may protect against depression in patients with multiple sclerosis.
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