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Drug combination reduces cocaine use

Drug combination reduces cocaine use

Canadians advised of stronger warnings for selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors and other newer anti-depressants

Canadians advised of stronger warnings for selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors and other newer anti-depressants

Gene mutation found in some women may decrease effectiveness of tamoxifen breast cancer drug

Gene mutation found in some women may decrease effectiveness of tamoxifen breast cancer drug

Computational design used to engineer and construct a protein that could sense the nerve agent soman

Computational design used to engineer and construct a protein that could sense the nerve agent soman

Contradictory views on the use of Prozac to treat children with depression

Contradictory views on the use of Prozac to treat children with depression

Adrenaline packs a powerful punch in the use of antidepressants

Adrenaline packs a powerful punch in the use of antidepressants

Compulsive hoarding study could improve diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders

Compulsive hoarding study could improve diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders

Chromium picolinate supplementation reduced carbohydrate cravings and atypical depression

Chromium picolinate supplementation reduced carbohydrate cravings and atypical depression

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Brain cells containing the chemical histamine are critical for waking

Brain cells containing the chemical histamine are critical for waking

Combination drug therapies targeting brain region that controls addiction significantly reduces cocaine use in primates

Combination drug therapies targeting brain region that controls addiction significantly reduces cocaine use in primates

Combination therapy may be useful in humans with spinal cord injury

Combination therapy may be useful in humans with spinal cord injury

A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

A new synthetic chemical may provide framework for future drugs to treat brain-based ailments

Interacting and petting animals creates a hormonal response in humans that can help fight depression

Interacting and petting animals creates a hormonal response in humans that can help fight depression

Researchers receive almost £1 million in funding for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Researchers receive almost £1 million in funding for Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Ritalin drug used to treat hyperactive children boosts the potency of Parkinson's drug levodopa

Cymbalta helped patients with depression feel better

Cymbalta helped patients with depression feel better

SSRI antidepressants may be unsuitable for children

SSRI antidepressants may be unsuitable for children

Trials of antidepressants for children consistently exaggerated their benefits while playing down their possible harm

Trials of antidepressants for children consistently exaggerated their benefits while playing down their possible harm