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Psychopharmacology is the study of drug-induced changes in mood, sensation, thinking, and behavior.
Targeted treatment offers symptom relief for patients with psychosis

Targeted treatment offers symptom relief for patients with psychosis

Body's endocannabinoid system appears to be new target for drug development against OCD

Body's endocannabinoid system appears to be new target for drug development against OCD

Researchers discover healthy, stress-busting fat in soil-dwelling bacteria

Researchers discover healthy, stress-busting fat in soil-dwelling bacteria

Expanding scope of stimulants to better treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Expanding scope of stimulants to better treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder

Scientists identify new therapeutic target for depression

Scientists identify new therapeutic target for depression

Coffee addicts are more sensitive to the smell of coffee

Coffee addicts are more sensitive to the smell of coffee

Study sheds new light on long-term treatment with antidepressant drugs

Study sheds new light on long-term treatment with antidepressant drugs

Digital technologies help nonspecialist to offer mental health care in low-resource settings

Digital technologies help nonspecialist to offer mental health care in low-resource settings

New study could help optimize SSRI dosing and minimize adverse effects in teens

New study could help optimize SSRI dosing and minimize adverse effects in teens

Online cannabis oils contain dangerous amounts of psychoactive THC

Online cannabis oils contain dangerous amounts of psychoactive THC

Clinical review offers advice for doctors in prescribing cannabinoids for certain conditions

Clinical review offers advice for doctors in prescribing cannabinoids for certain conditions

Study suggests HLD200 could provide novel, more flexible alternative to treating ADHD

Study suggests HLD200 could provide novel, more flexible alternative to treating ADHD

Roundworm study suggests alternatives for treatment of schizophrenia

Roundworm study suggests alternatives for treatment of schizophrenia

Use of synthetic psychedelic linked to improvements in depression and anxiety

Use of synthetic psychedelic linked to improvements in depression and anxiety

Review of research evidence suggests increased suicide rates in high-altitude areas

Review of research evidence suggests increased suicide rates in high-altitude areas

Saffron may be a promising herbal alternative for treating ADHD

Saffron may be a promising herbal alternative for treating ADHD

Mild ecstasy use linked to greater empathy, PTSD research

Mild ecstasy use linked to greater empathy, PTSD research

MDMA users have higher levels of empathy than other drug users

MDMA users have higher levels of empathy than other drug users

Study: Promising new treatment for children with ADHD shows improvement in efficacy

Study: Promising new treatment for children with ADHD shows improvement in efficacy

Reassuring findings on the link between antidepressants and fertility

Reassuring findings on the link between antidepressants and fertility