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Genetic analysis can enhance outcomes of depression treatment

Genetic analysis can enhance outcomes of depression treatment

Worsening of anxiety symptoms may be early indicator of Alzheimer's disease

Worsening of anxiety symptoms may be early indicator of Alzheimer's disease

Research provides insights into mechanisms governing healthy longevity

Research provides insights into mechanisms governing healthy longevity

New study discovers key brain circuit implicated in social behavior

New study discovers key brain circuit implicated in social behavior

Metabolic Syndrome could make it harder for older adults to respond to antidepressant therapy

Metabolic Syndrome could make it harder for older adults to respond to antidepressant therapy

Clinical study investigates lifestyle biomarkers in prostate cancer survivors

Clinical study investigates lifestyle biomarkers in prostate cancer survivors

Light-intensity physical activity linked to lower death rates among older women, study finds

Light-intensity physical activity linked to lower death rates among older women, study finds

Increased rate of language delay in girls linked to acetaminophen use by mothers during pregnancy

Increased rate of language delay in girls linked to acetaminophen use by mothers during pregnancy

Family study looks at potential genetic distinctions between bipolar disorder subtypes

Family study looks at potential genetic distinctions between bipolar disorder subtypes

Study highlights importance of detecting childhood abuse in older adults with depression

Study highlights importance of detecting childhood abuse in older adults with depression

Study finds greater attention to surprise in veterans with PTSD

Study finds greater attention to surprise in veterans with PTSD

Poor oral health contributes to frailty in older adults

Poor oral health contributes to frailty in older adults

Powerful imaging technique sheds light on how the brain responds to vascular injury

Powerful imaging technique sheds light on how the brain responds to vascular injury

'Thunder' protein activity may be associated with behavioral disorders like schizophrenia

'Thunder' protein activity may be associated with behavioral disorders like schizophrenia

New brain mapping technique reveals link between connectivity and IQ

New brain mapping technique reveals link between connectivity and IQ

Short- and long-term ADHD medication users have lower risk of STIs, study finds

Short- and long-term ADHD medication users have lower risk of STIs, study finds

Quitting smoking found to be one of the toughest New Year's resolutions

Quitting smoking found to be one of the toughest New Year's resolutions

The long goodbye: Coping with sadness and grief before a loved one dies

The long goodbye: Coping with sadness and grief before a loved one dies

Portable technique produces rapid blink measurements for assessing neurological function

Portable technique produces rapid blink measurements for assessing neurological function

UCLA researchers reveal reversibility of Friedreich's ataxia in mouse models

UCLA researchers reveal reversibility of Friedreich's ataxia in mouse models