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Weighing risks and benefits of drug treatment for major depression

Depression is a common and serious problem for older adults. Some 15 to 20 percent of people aged 65 and older who live independently...

Overdose, suicide among leading reasons for deaths of new moms

EAST LANSING, Mich. - Overdoses and suicides were among the most common reasons for mothers dying within a year of giving birth in California,...

Why fears over smartphone ‘addiction’ are based on flawed evidence

Most studies into the impact of technology use on psychological wellbeing rely on flawed measures say researchers.Surveys are often used to understand...

Brain activation provides individual-level prediction of bipolar disorder risk

Philadelphia, June 11, 2019 - Patterns of brain activation during reward anticipation may help identify people most at risk for developing bipolar spectrum disorders...

Indoor tanning may be an addiction abetted by both genetic and...

WASHINGTON -- A combination of elevated symptoms of depression along with modifications in a gene responsible for dopamine activity, important to the brain's pleasure...

USC study: Exposure to videos of race-based violence online may be...

Social media-based movements like #BlackLivesMatter and #SayHerName have taken off over the past decade as a response to highly scrutinized police shootings of African...

Individuals who attempt suicide carry an increased genetic liability for depression,...

The largest genome wide association study (GWAS) to date on suicide attempt reveals that genetic liability to depression increases an individual's risk for suicide...

Female cannabis users underrepresented in health research, study reveals

Research at the University of York has shown that women are underrepresented in research into links between cannabis and psychosis, which could limit understanding...

Beta blockers reduce stress-induced irregular heart rhythm

New Haven, Conn. -- Taking beta blockers -- medications that reduce blood pressure and treat many heart conditions -- can blunt the negative effects...

Large national study tracks veterans’ health, highlights areas of unmet needs

tNovel data describes use of instrument that encourages vets to report on their health using a brief surveytPROMIS self-reported outcomes matched physician diagnoses documented...