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Feb 16, 2017 - Largest imaging study of ADHD to date identifies differences in five regions of the brain, with greatest differences seen in children rather than adults.
Feb 16, 2017 - Does a patient have depression or a cognitive disorder (CD) such as Alzheimer's disease or both? Since both disorders have overlapping symptoms, how can a clinician tell them apart to make an appropriate diagnosis? Researchers have found that single photon emission computed tomography, or SPECT, can help to distinguish between these diagnostic categories.
Feb 16, 2017 - A review of worldwide studies has found that add-on treatment with high-dose B vitamins -- including B6, B8 and B12 -- can significantly reduce symptoms of schizophrenia more than standard treatments alone.
Feb 16, 2017 - Patients' mental health may affect their risk of experiencing wound-related complications after surgery, new research indicates.
Feb 15, 2017 - Clinical decision-making and treatment choice is a complex cognitive process influenced by multiple variables, report researchers.
Feb 15, 2017 - Men who were stressed or in poor health had elevated depression symptoms when their partners were pregnant and nine months after the birth of their child, according to the results of a study of expectant and new fathers in New Zealand.
Feb 15, 2017 - Depression is associated with sadness, fatigue and a lack of motivation. But people with depression can also have trouble processing information and solving problems. Now scientists studying a rat model for depression are identifying on a molecular level how the condition could affect thinking. The findings could lead to the development of new ...
Feb 13, 2017 - Besides the classic stress response ? an acute reaction that gradually abates when the threat passes ? our bodies appear to have a separate mechanism that deals only with chronic stress, research indicates. These findings may lead to better diagnosis of and treatment for anxiety and depression.
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