Mental Health News and Research

Latest Mental Health News and Research

Link between marijuana and mental health

Link between marijuana and mental health

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress

Good health goes beyond diet, exercise and stress

Relationship between brain chemical messenger glutamate and schizophrenia traits

Relationship between brain chemical messenger glutamate and schizophrenia traits

Investigating how young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder process sound

Investigating how young adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder process sound

Gene responsible for management of glutamate is a promising candidate in determining risk for schizophrenia

Gene responsible for management of glutamate is a promising candidate in determining risk for schizophrenia

Drug interactions between prescription medication and herbal supplements can be extremely dangerous

Drug interactions between prescription medication and herbal supplements can be extremely dangerous

Having good communication, a reliable partner and understanding in a marriage can boost a person’s health

Having good communication, a reliable partner and understanding in a marriage can boost a person’s health

Frog science helps to explain how the environment may have permanent effects on the nervous system

Frog science helps to explain how the environment may have permanent effects on the nervous system

Scientists have turned procrastinating primates into workaholics by temporarily suppressing a gene in a brain circuit involved in reward learning

Scientists have turned procrastinating primates into workaholics by temporarily suppressing a gene in a brain circuit involved in reward learning

Elderly people in the U.S. are being inappropriately prescribed medications

Elderly people in the U.S. are being inappropriately prescribed medications

Newborns may be harmed when pregnant women take Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) and other anti-depressants during the third trimester of pregnancy

Newborns may be harmed when pregnant women take Selective Serotonin Re-uptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) and other anti-depressants during the third trimester of pregnancy

Mexican-Americans have a far higher chance of suffering a stroke than non-Hispanic whites

Mexican-Americans have a far higher chance of suffering a stroke than non-Hispanic whites

Binge drinking accounts for a substantial number of deaths each year in the United States

Binge drinking accounts for a substantial number of deaths each year in the United States

Prozac can now be found in Britain's drinking water and rivers

Prozac can now be found in Britain's drinking water and rivers

Neuroscience research in South Australia is mobilising its efforts against diseases of the brain and nervous system

Neuroscience research in South Australia is mobilising its efforts against diseases of the brain and nervous system

Study to determine how people with rheumatoid arthritis evaluate improvements in disease symptoms

Study to determine how people with rheumatoid arthritis evaluate improvements in disease symptoms

People living with HIV in rural communities may face different barriers to taking proper care of themselves

People living with HIV in rural communities may face different barriers to taking proper care of themselves

Report shows promising findings on adolescent use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Report shows promising findings on adolescent use of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs

Approval of Cymbalta for treatment of major depressive disorder

Approval of Cymbalta for treatment of major depressive disorder

Mefloquine, an anti-malarial drug plays a critical role in movement, vision and memory

Mefloquine, an anti-malarial drug plays a critical role in movement, vision and memory