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Public health significance and societal consequences of pathological gambling

Public health significance and societal consequences of pathological gambling

People can train their brains to become less impulsive

People can train their brains to become less impulsive

Special section of JNMD focuses on the impending release of revised DSM-5

Special section of JNMD focuses on the impending release of revised DSM-5

Dopamine therapy can boost creativity in patients with Parkinson's

Dopamine therapy can boost creativity in patients with Parkinson's

Impulsivity linked to superstitions in pathological gamblers

Impulsivity linked to superstitions in pathological gamblers

BC Psychological Association cautions against expanded gambling

BC Psychological Association cautions against expanded gambling

Parkinson's disease drugs may lead to impulse control disorders

Parkinson's disease drugs may lead to impulse control disorders

Dopamine agonists used in treatment of Parkinson's disease may lead to impulse control disorders

Dopamine agonists used in treatment of Parkinson's disease may lead to impulse control disorders

Classifying gambling subtypes does not predict treatment outcomes

Classifying gambling subtypes does not predict treatment outcomes

Study distinguishes 4 groups of pathological gamblers

Study distinguishes 4 groups of pathological gamblers

Parkinson's Disease Foundation awards $1.2M for research programs

Parkinson's Disease Foundation awards $1.2M for research programs

Genetic influences play important role in development of gambling disorders: Report

Genetic influences play important role in development of gambling disorders: Report

Brain mechanisms behind compulsive behaviors in Parkinson's disease patients

Brain mechanisms behind compulsive behaviors in Parkinson's disease patients

Dopamine replacement therapy causes brain dysfunction in patients with Parkinson disease, study says

Dopamine replacement therapy causes brain dysfunction in patients with Parkinson disease, study says

Citicoline supplements may reduce cravings and increase satiety

Citicoline supplements may reduce cravings and increase satiety

Researchers identify individualized treatments for pathological gambling

Researchers identify individualized treatments for pathological gambling

ACNP 2009 to feature research on PTSD, biomarkers for schizophrenia and treatment for gambling addiction

ACNP 2009 to feature research on PTSD, biomarkers for schizophrenia and treatment for gambling addiction

Academic Health Center receives 128 grants totaling nearly $35 million in federal stimulus money

Academic Health Center receives 128 grants totaling nearly $35 million in federal stimulus money

Treatment is the best way for problem gamblers, says gambling addiction expert

Treatment is the best way for problem gamblers, says gambling addiction expert

Major depressive disorder redefined

Major depressive disorder redefined