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Correlations between mental disorders and physical illnesses have long been observed by medical doctors, and mental health professionals. Now, psycho...
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New research, published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry, helps explain why obesity and unhealthy diets, especially during adolescence, are associa...
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A new study suggests a wide spectrum of depression symptoms underlies the frequent ineffectiveness of standard depression treatment. Depression is gen...
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October was Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, highlighting the pain and suffering that those who've lost unborn and newborn children can have...
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Researchers at the Washington University School of Medicine have linked mutations without a single gene to autism. The gene, also associated with a ra...
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A team of researchers have identified an inner ear deficiency in children who have autism and it may impact their ability to recognize speech. The fin...
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It can take months for antidepressants to work on a person with depression. Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors are believed to cause signaling is...
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An adult with bipolar disorder is just as likely to develop anxiety as depression, following an episode of mania, according to new data from a nationa...
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A new research study suggests that some workaholics may be prone to mental health issues, when compared to people with greater work-life balance. Thes...
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Carrying a baby is a challenge for any mother, but it is even more difficult for women who give birth and experience postpartum depression. Having pos...

 
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