Mental Health News and Research

Latest Mental Health News and Research

Contrary to popular belief, epidemics do not occur spontaneously after a natural disaster

Contrary to popular belief, epidemics do not occur spontaneously after a natural disaster

New drug application to market ramelteon for insomnia

New drug application to market ramelteon for insomnia

AMA warns lawmakers about effects of what kids are watching

AMA warns lawmakers about effects of what kids are watching

500 WTC recovery workers and volunteers have new and persistent respiratory problems

500 WTC recovery workers and volunteers have new and persistent respiratory problems

Study found a number of concerns about the British Government's 2002 Mental Health Bill

Study found a number of concerns about the British Government's 2002 Mental Health Bill

Teens who engage in high-risk behaviors involving sex and drugs have significantly higher odds of depression

Teens who engage in high-risk behaviors involving sex and drugs have significantly higher odds of depression

Recreational gambling good for the elderly

Recreational gambling good for the elderly

Youth suicide on steady decline in Washington

Youth suicide on steady decline in Washington

Revised draft Mental Health Bill

Revised draft Mental Health Bill

ADHD children four times more likely to have mental health problems when they grow up

ADHD children four times more likely to have mental health problems when they grow up

Study challenges early age intervention with human growth hormone

Study challenges early age intervention with human growth hormone

Pediatricians do not always feel comfortable or sufficiently trained to tackle the increasing growth in ADHD patient numbers

Pediatricians do not always feel comfortable or sufficiently trained to tackle the increasing growth in ADHD patient numbers

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025

More than one billion people will be over 60 years old by 2025

Drinking alcohol regularly in your 40's increases risk of mild cognitive impairment

Drinking alcohol regularly in your 40's increases risk of mild cognitive impairment

Study finds psychological distress varies between ethnic groups

Study finds psychological distress varies between ethnic groups

Rural doctors less likely to diagnose depression in men than in women

Rural doctors less likely to diagnose depression in men than in women

Researchers work to defeat acne by understanding it better on a molecular level

Researchers work to defeat acne by understanding it better on a molecular level

Admissions for substance abuse treatment in adolescents has risen, continuing a ten-year trend

Admissions for substance abuse treatment in adolescents has risen, continuing a ten-year trend

Mental distress increases risk of heart disease in diabetics

Mental distress increases risk of heart disease in diabetics

Further evidence of a genetic link to schizophrenia

Further evidence of a genetic link to schizophrenia