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Comorbid Mood Disorders and Neuropathic Pain: Exploring the Connections

Comorbid Mood Disorders and Neuropathic Pain: Exploring the Connections

Neuropathic pain has been linked with negative outcomes including psychological distress.

Examining Anxious Depression: Differences in Course and Outcomes

Examining Anxious Depression: Differences in Course and Outcomes

Variability in definitions of "anxious depression" in research impedes the ability to make clear comparisons.

Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Examining Rates of Conversion From Unipolar Depression to Bipolar Disorder

Making mental health predictions based on clinical presentation has major limitations.

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Cognition in Depression: A Critical Domain for Health Outcomes, Measurement, and Treatment

Dr. Roger McIntyre suggests that the clinical relevance of cognitive dysfunction for any individual patient can only be adjudicated on a case-by-case basis.

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

What Neuroimaging Can Teach us About Depression

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

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Psychiatric Comorbidities Increase Neurologic Disability in Multiple Sclerosis

Psychiatric Comorbidities Increase Neurologic Disability in Multiple Sclerosis

Patients with MS and comorbid psychiatric conditions have increased severity of subsequent neurological disability.

Prenatal SSRI Exposure Associated With Fetal Neurodevelopmental Changes

Prenatal SSRI Exposure Associated With Fetal Neurodevelopmental Changes

These data indicate a potential association between prenatal SSRI exposure and the development of the fetal amygdala-insula circuit, possibly via anomalous serotonin signaling.

Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety After Colorectal Cancer

Increased Prevalence of Depression, Anxiety After Colorectal Cancer

The prevalence of depression and anxiety are increased among survivors of colorectal cancer.

Psychiatric Illness, Not Antidepressants, Associated With Breast Milk Insufficiency

Psychiatric Illness, Not Antidepressants, Associated With Breast Milk Insufficiency

Mothers struggling with depression may benefit from additional breastfeeding education and support.

Clinical Outcomes Assessed for Major Depressive Disorder With Psychotic Features

Clinical Outcomes Assessed for Major Depressive Disorder With Psychotic Features

Major depressive disorder with psychotic features had comparative long-term outcomes with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, and bipolar disorder.

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