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Being funny may be hardwired. The secret to making people laugh may be in having an unusual personality structure and high levels of psychotic person...
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Symptoms like insomnia and emotional distress account for much of the work of mental health problems such as depression and anxiety. Many people who...
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A new study shows that although symptoms of postpartum depression in most women go away over time, for a large number of women, depression remains a l...
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There is no evidence that the risk of suicide differs with two common prescribed antidepressants for children and adolescents. This study tracked chi...
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The Food and Drug Administration has cleared a new blood test, the first of its kind, that can help diagnose mental disabilities in babies through the...
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A study spanning fourteen years shows that about half of all teenaged boys and two-thirds of teenage girls who experience mental health problems in ad...
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Mental health screenings for students at public schools are not federally required, but some states and school districts have often become the norm, b...
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More than 100 ex-police and firemen in New York City and surrounds have been arrested in a sting operation targeted disability fraud for filing false...
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A research team has found evidence that transposable elements (aka "jumping genes") may contribute to schizophrenia's development. These elements are...
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Pediatricians are reluctant to prescribe antidepressant medications to adolescent patients, even those with depression. Pediatric primary care practi...

 
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