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Researchers examine morbidity linked to depressive disorders

Researchers examine morbidity linked to depressive disorders

Research reveals how alterations in excitation/inhibition balance may lead to psychiatric disorders

Research reveals how alterations in excitation/inhibition balance may lead to psychiatric disorders

Poor sleep may make it harder to regulate negative emotions in people with anxiety or depression

Poor sleep may make it harder to regulate negative emotions in people with anxiety or depression

Study finds low cervical cancer screening rates among women with mental illness

Study finds low cervical cancer screening rates among women with mental illness

Study reveals link between rare NKPD1 gene and depressive symptoms

Study reveals link between rare NKPD1 gene and depressive symptoms

Traumatic events during adolescence can raise women’s risk of depression during menopause

Traumatic events during adolescence can raise women’s risk of depression during menopause

Researchers use machine learning approach to accurately predict risk of depression

Researchers use machine learning approach to accurately predict risk of depression

Research consortium develops new classification and diagnostic system for mental disorders

Research consortium develops new classification and diagnostic system for mental disorders

Structured interviews may be effective in identifying women at risk of postpartum depression

Structured interviews may be effective in identifying women at risk of postpartum depression

Mount Sinai researchers review progress made in using ketamine and other therapies to treat depression

Mount Sinai researchers review progress made in using ketamine and other therapies to treat depression

ADHD linked to delayed development of five brain regions, study suggests

ADHD linked to delayed development of five brain regions, study suggests

Researchers provide new data and prospects for links between gut microbiota and depression

Researchers provide new data and prospects for links between gut microbiota and depression

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

Study finds sharp rise in number of older Americans taking multiple brain-affecting drugs

Patients with early, severe depression symptoms have increased genetic risk for psychiatric disorders

Patients with early, severe depression symptoms have increased genetic risk for psychiatric disorders

Functional MRI brain scan may help predict patient’s response to antidepressant therapy

Functional MRI brain scan may help predict patient’s response to antidepressant therapy

Overweight adolescents with bipolar disorder show signs of increased illness severity, study finds

Overweight adolescents with bipolar disorder show signs of increased illness severity, study finds

Home-based telemental health provides improved quality of life for depressed elderly veterans

Home-based telemental health provides improved quality of life for depressed elderly veterans

Penn study shows breathing-based meditation can help alleviate severe depression

Penn study shows breathing-based meditation can help alleviate severe depression

Increased sensitivity to uncertain threat common to several anxiety disorders

Increased sensitivity to uncertain threat common to several anxiety disorders

Painless tDCS technique could improve life for people with major depression

Painless tDCS technique could improve life for people with major depression