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Google Mental Health News Jul 22, 2014 - Stanley became interested in mental health issues when his son was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. He and his wife, Vada Stanley have been instrumental to the progress made thus far r in identifying the genetic risk factors for schizophrenia and ...Broad Institute receives $650 million mental research giftBoston Globe$650M gift to Broad seeks to ...
Scientific American Mind and Brain Jul 22, 2014 - Scientific American editor-in-chief Mariette DiChristina testifies before the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation about the value of scientific research and development. Also... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Scientific American Mind and Brain Jul 22, 2014 - The news comes on the same day as a $650-million donation to expand psychiatric research -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
ScienceDaily Mental Health News Jul 22, 2014 - People diagnosed with depression need to step out for a cigarette twice as often as smokers who are not dealing with a mood disorder. And those who have the hardest time shaking off the habit may have more mental health issues than they are actually aware of, research suggests. While nearly one in five North American adults are regular smokers, a ...
ScienceDaily Mental Health News Jul 22, 2014 - Vitamin D-deficient individuals are twice as likely to be diagnosed with schizophrenia as people who have sufficient levels of the vitamin, according to a new study. Vitamin D helps the body absorb calcium and is needed for bone and muscle health. The skin naturally produces this vitamin after exposure to sunlight. People also obtain smaller ...
Scientific American Mind and Brain Jul 22, 2014 - Insights from embodied cognition -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Scientific American Mind and Brain Jul 22, 2014 - Common gene variants that have minor effects may contribute about half the risk of developing autism -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Google Mental Health News Jul 22, 2014 - During a heat wave, the DSP also recommends that citizens check in on older family members, friends and neighbours, and on people with chronic illnesses or mental health problems in case they need help or, if needed, to take them to an air-conditioned ...