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Sep 20, 2014 - “Jean's commitment to the mental health of all persons living in our communities will never be forgotten. Devoted to her governance responsibilities from her first meeting to her final months, the impact of the positive changes Jean led is a legacy ...
Sep 20, 2014 - Cannabis might trigger psychosis in vulnerable individuals, but conflicting evidence leaves many open questions -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Sep 20, 2014 - Just one dose of an antidepressant is enough to produce dramatic changes in the brain, according to a new study. According to researchers, brain scans taken of people before and after one dose of escitalopram, a commonly prescribed serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI), revealed changes within three hours. “We were not expecting the SSRI to have […]
Sep 20, 2014 - The amount of omega-3 docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) in a mother’s milk is the strongest predictor of children’s academic performance, according to a new study by researchers at the University of California, Santa Barbara (USCB), and the University of Pittsburgh. The research, published in the journal Prostaglandins, Leukotrienes and ...
Sep 20, 2014 - Children who are bullied by siblings several times a week in early adolescence are twice as likely to become clinically depressed as young adults, according to a new study published in the journal Pediatrics. The bullied kids are also twice as likely to report self-harm compared to kids who were not bullied by siblings. The […]
Sep 20, 2014 - A new study has found that people who habitually use Facebook are more susceptible to being victims of online scams. For his study, Arun Vishwanath, Ph.D., an associate professor of communication at the University at Buffalo–State University of New York, subjected 150 college students to real “phishing” attacks (attempts to acquire sensitive information such as […]
Sep 20, 2014 - New research from the Copenhagen Centre for Social Evolution and Yale University offers compelling support for the general evolutionary theory that birth-weight and birth-length can partially predict...
Sep 19, 2014 - - Providence, Vancouver Coastal Health, and a number of community partners such as the Portland Hotel Society provide an array of services for individuals with severe addictions and/or mental illness (SAMIs, for short). But mental-health advocates argue ...City of Vancouver urges teamwork on mental Vancouver Courierall 2 news articles »