Common somatic medications used to combat physical health diseases could bring significant benefits to people with mental illnesses.
Browsing: mental health
Three studies have been highlighted at SfN Neuroscience on the links between adolescent brain development, mental health and substance abuse.
Following the publication of the James Lind Alliance Priority Setting Partnership ‘Digital Technology for Mental Health’ top ten research priorities, this article, from the UK, considers the challenge of creating a truly user-driven approach to realize the promise of digital mental health.
In the largest study of its kind, researchers have revealed that individuals who exercise report having fewer days of poor mental health than those who do not exercise.
Scientists have demonstrated how variations in a gene linked to anxiety and depression could affect a patient’s response to treatment.
Findings from a new study – the largest of its kind – indicate that heavy alcohol consumption is the most significant risk factor for the development of dementia.
This case report from Neurodegenerative Disease Management examines the suicide of a patient with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease in the context of planned versus impulsive acts in cognitive disorders.
In this research article from Personalized Medicine, explore how disorders such as depression and schizophrenia have been linked to specific neurotransmitter receptor variations.
Signature patterns of electrical activity in the brain may predict impulsive behaviors, suggesting deep brain stimulation could hold potential as a treatment for several mental disorders.
New research suggests risk of suicide attempt is increased by the interaction of bipolar disorder genetic risk and trauma