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Study identifies a potential biological marker to help diagnose postpartum depression

Study identifies a potential biological marker to help diagnose postpartum depression

New research sheds light on how teens can get more sleep

New research sheds light on how teens can get more sleep

Mental health crisis teams aren’t just for cities anymore

Mental health crisis teams aren’t just for cities anymore

Study adds important evidence to link between inflammation and cognitive issues in older breast cancer survivors

Study adds important evidence to link between inflammation and cognitive issues in older breast cancer survivors

New algorithm may help predict the risk of Alzheimer's dementia

New algorithm may help predict the risk of Alzheimer's dementia

Optimal birth weight may help reduce the risk of mental health problems in children

Optimal birth weight may help reduce the risk of mental health problems in children

Stanford Medicine scientists receive $10 million for research on sleep and autism

Stanford Medicine scientists receive $10 million for research on sleep and autism

Frequent binge drinking in young women heightens their risk of contracting COVID-19

Frequent binge drinking in young women heightens their risk of contracting COVID-19

Configuration of brain networks before COVID-19 moderates the effects of coping and perceived stress

Configuration of brain networks before COVID-19 moderates the effects of coping and perceived stress

Metaphors relating to journey, war are commonly used in mental health narratives

Metaphors relating to journey, war are commonly used in mental health narratives

UW joins the Alliance for Therapies in Neuroscience to transform the fight against neurological diseases

UW joins the Alliance for Therapies in Neuroscience to transform the fight against neurological diseases

Veterans with PTSD and other psychiatric disorders are at greater risk for early death

Veterans with PTSD and other psychiatric disorders are at greater risk for early death

Novel microfluidic device mimics nutrient exchange between mother and fetus affected by placental malaria

Novel microfluidic device mimics nutrient exchange between mother and fetus affected by placental malaria

Deep brain stimulation as obsessive-compulsive disorder treatment

Deep brain stimulation as obsessive-compulsive disorder treatment

Study identifies a potential non-invasive therapy that could check the progress of Alzheimer's disease

Study identifies a potential non-invasive therapy that could check the progress of Alzheimer's disease

Researchers receive $3.4 million NIH grant to assess soccer's tradeoffs with respect to brain health

Researchers receive $3.4 million NIH grant to assess soccer's tradeoffs with respect to brain health

Human gene variant in ADHD, autism exposes sex-dependence of neuronal signaling mechanisms

Human gene variant in ADHD, autism exposes sex-dependence of neuronal signaling mechanisms

Mount Sinai researchers use unbiased AI-based method to study the causes of cognitive impairment

Mount Sinai researchers use unbiased AI-based method to study the causes of cognitive impairment

Mutation in newly discovered small protein linked to increase in Alzheimer's disease risk

Mutation in newly discovered small protein linked to increase in Alzheimer's disease risk

Neurocomputational model could shed light on the development of cognitive abilities

Neurocomputational model could shed light on the development of cognitive abilities