Mental Health News and Research

Latest Mental Health News and Research

Optimistic people have lower risk of cardiovascular problems

Optimistic people have lower risk of cardiovascular problems

Emotion-focused therapy - pioneering new treatment for emotional trauma and depression

Emotion-focused therapy - pioneering new treatment for emotional trauma and depression

Employees in workplaces with no smoking restrictions smoke five more cigarettes daily

Employees in workplaces with no smoking restrictions smoke five more cigarettes daily

Electroconvulsive therapy improves quality of life in patients with major depression

Electroconvulsive therapy improves quality of life in patients with major depression

Hispanic children are less likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder

Hispanic children are less likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder

Interaction of nervous system proteins help researchers better understand age-related memory and hearing loss

Interaction of nervous system proteins help researchers better understand age-related memory and hearing loss

Genes linked to schizophrenia might function to cause the disease

Genes linked to schizophrenia might function to cause the disease

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

British Government report declares NHS accident and emergency, the envy of the world

Researchers found that sedentary lifestyles can lead to higher medical costs

Researchers found that sedentary lifestyles can lead to higher medical costs

Many patients with sleep apnea or insomnia also have attention deficit disorder

Many patients with sleep apnea or insomnia also have attention deficit disorder

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Fish oil reverses age-related ailments

Treating childhood sexual abuse

Treating childhood sexual abuse

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder

Researchers are comparing two drugs used to treat pediatric bipolar disorder

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

Stress early in life can have varying lifelong impacts

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

New imaging technology gathers valuable information about the brains of people with schizophrenia

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body

Deep brain stimulation could help alleviate Parkinson’s symptoms on both sides of the body

New advice on prescribing anti-depressants

New advice on prescribing anti-depressants

New Yorkers' use of mental health services rose only slightly after 9//11

New Yorkers' use of mental health services rose only slightly after 9//11

Atypical antipsychotics commonly used to treat children with aggression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia may trigger insulin resistance

Atypical antipsychotics commonly used to treat children with aggression, bipolar disorder, and schizophrenia may trigger insulin resistance

Children of older fathers are more likely to develop schizophrenia in later life

Children of older fathers are more likely to develop schizophrenia in later life