Mental Health News and Research

Latest Mental Health News and Research

SSRI addiction is a myth

SSRI addiction is a myth

Terrorists are sane, doctors claim

Terrorists are sane, doctors claim

Having a good time can strengthen different centres in the brain and help it grow healthy brain cells

Having a good time can strengthen different centres in the brain and help it grow healthy brain cells

Not enough being done for girls who sexually abuse say researchers

Not enough being done for girls who sexually abuse say researchers

Antidepressants should not be avoided in treatment of pregnant women with severe depression

Antidepressants should not be avoided in treatment of pregnant women with severe depression

Texas Medication Algorithm Project guidelines produce improvements in patients with major depressive disorder

Texas Medication Algorithm Project guidelines produce improvements in patients with major depressive disorder

The number of pediatricians in the United States rose by 140 percent between 1978 and 2000

The number of pediatricians in the United States rose by 140 percent between 1978 and 2000

World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control closed this week, with nearly 90% of countries having signed up

World Health Organization Framework Convention on Tobacco Control closed this week, with nearly 90% of countries having signed up

New Welsh research centre to improve understanding of the psychosocial factors that influence illness, disease, recovery

New Welsh research centre to improve understanding of the psychosocial factors that influence illness, disease, recovery

Longer maternity leave period may improve some women's mental and physical health

Longer maternity leave period may improve some women's mental and physical health

Young gay men experience high rates of anti-gay violence and harassment

Young gay men experience high rates of anti-gay violence and harassment

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

New drug application for cilansetron, an investigational product for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome

Dual Purpose leaflet on Dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Dual Purpose leaflet on Dementia and Alzheimer's disease

Red Cross supports 9/11 recovery with $50 million

Red Cross supports 9/11 recovery with $50 million

Creation of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC)

Creation of the UK Clinical Research Collaboration (UKCRC)

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Nighttime surge of ghrelin may point to new targets for treating obesity

Americans list lack of insurance coverage and cost as top reasons for not seeking mental health services

Americans list lack of insurance coverage and cost as top reasons for not seeking mental health services

First university-based research center devoted to studying epigenetics

First university-based research center devoted to studying epigenetics

HHS has extended the availability of a recently approved rapid oral HIV test

HHS has extended the availability of a recently approved rapid oral HIV test

FDA finds gepirone ER “not approvable” as a treatment for Major Depressive Disorder

FDA finds gepirone ER “not approvable” as a treatment for Major Depressive Disorder