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Brain damage affecting the insula, an area with a key role in emotions, disrupts errors of thinking associated with gambling addiction. The study was...
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Being a couch potato is bad for your health. Diabetes, cardiovascular disease and obesity are all associated with a lack of physical activity and a s...
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Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has become a rising issue in Canada. So much so that more and more often, doctors in health clinics and emergenc...
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Clinical depression is the leading cause of disability in the US for people aged 15-44. It’s more common for women to have depression than men. Drug...
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The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has released its latest report on autism rates, which have jumped to 1 in 68 in the regions studie...
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According to a new study, building a strong connection to a social group helps clinically depressed patients recover and helps prevent relapse. Two g...
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It is, perhaps, no surprise that obesity and depression are related. But, how they relate has been unclear. A new study shows that adolescent female...
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According to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), about 20 percent of the 2.5 million veterans of the Iraq and Afghanistan wars suffer from p...
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A new review report has found that acupuncture treatments for schizophrenia may have more merit than expected. Researchers found that in many studies,...
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An Australian survey, conducted by the Orygen Youth Health Research Center and the University of Melbourne, found that people are more willing to disc...

 
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