Feature Channels:

Mental Health

Add to Favorites | Subscribe | Share

Filters:

  • (Press "esc" to clear)

Science

Channels:

CBT, Hockey, Sport, Stress

Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Could Help Stress in Sport

Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) could be a powerful tool to help elite sportspeople improve their performance by handling stress more effectively, new research has found.

Medicine

Channels:

Psychiatry, Residency, residency accreditation, Residency Program, Physician Shortages, Mental Health, Hospitals & Health

FAU Approved for Psychiatry Residency Program

psychiatry_residency_2017.jpg

The four-year psychiatry residency program is based at Tenet HealthCare system’s Delray Medical Center, the primary site for the program, South County Mental Health Center in Delray Beach and Boca Raton Regional Hospital.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Diabetes Prevention

Report: Unprevented Diabetes Fuels Unnecessary Alzheimer's

"Unprevented Diabetes Means Unnecessary Alzheimer's", a report by Health People: Community Preventive Health Institute projects that without prevention for New York City's estimated 1.3 million pre-diabetics and for New York State's 5.4 million pre-diabetics, city diabetes cases will rise by 325,000 cases in five years and overall state diabetes cases by 1.35 million cases; based on reach research, these new cohort of diabetics are at a 40% increased risk for developing Alzheimer's over time.

Science

Channels:

Bipolar Disorder, Lithium, mood stabilizer, Mood Disorder, Manic Depression, Psychiatric Medications, Drug Discovery, Drug Screening, Mood Swings

Underlying Molecular Mechanism of Bipolar Disorder Revealed

An international collaborative study led by researchers at Sanford Burnham Prebys Medical Discovery Institute (SBP), with major participation from Yokohama School of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, and UC San Diego, has identified the molecular mechanism behind lithium’s effectiveness in treating bipolar disorder patients. The study, published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), utilized human induced pluripotent stem cells (hiPS cells) to map lithium’s response pathway, enabling the larger pathogenesis of bipolar disorder to be identified.

Life

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Channels:

Bullying, Adolescence, Depression, Alcohol, Marijuana, Healthcare, Psychology, Human Development

Bullying's Lasting Impact

bullying-adolescents.jpg

A new study led by the University of Delaware found that kids who are bullied in fifth grade often suffer from depression and begin using alcohol and other substances years after the initial incidents.

Science

Channels:

PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder , PTSD, post-traumatic stress disorder , Neurophysiological

Attention and Emotional Regulation of Veterans with PTSD Is Subject of Creighton Profs’ Latest Research

ptsd.jpg

Study determined veterans with PTSD exhibit deficits in attention allocation and emotional regulation when processing words specific to combat like “raid” or “seize,” but not when processing neutral words such as “bread” or “pen.”

Medicine

Channels:

Technology, Virtual Reality, Anxiety Disorders, Exposure Therapy, Psychiatric Treatment, Harvard Review of Psychiatry

Virtual Reality for Psychiatric Treatment? Research Shows Promise for VR and Other Technologies in Mental Health Care

A growing body of evidence suggests that virtual reality (VR) technology can be an effective part of treatment for phobias, posttraumatic stress disorder, and other mental health conditions, according to a research review in the May/June issue of the Harvard Review of Psychiatry. The journal is published by Wolters Kluwer.

Medicine

Channels:

Low Vision, Diabetes, Smoking, Depression, Eye Health, Eye Research

One in Five Patients in Eye Clinics Have Depression, Study Suggests

A survey of adult participants seen in an urban eye hospital revealed that one-in-five study participants had clinically significant depressive symptoms. The research is being presented at the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) this week in Baltimore, Md.

Medicine

Channels:

Arizona News Releases, Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Dr. Charles Adler, Dr. David Lott, Dr. Michael Hinni, Dr. Thomas Beach, Mayo Clinic, Medical Research, news releases

Parkinson’s Disease Study Featured in Top Research Article for 2016

Researchers at Banner Sun Health Research Institute and Mayo Clinic are continuing to study how to diagnose early Parkinson’s disease. The research team’s most recent article, “Peripheral Synucleinopathy in Early Parkinson’s Disease: Submandibular Gland Needle Biopsy Findings,” has been recognized by Movement Disorders, the official journal of the International Parkinson and Movement Disorders Society, as the “best original research article” of 2016.

Medicine

Channels:

Autism, Mouse Vocalizations , ultrasonic vocalizations, language analysis

New Tool for Analyzing Mouse Vocalizations May Provide Additional Insights for Autism Modeling

Vocalization plays a significant role in social communication across species such as speech by humans and song by birds. Male mice produce ultrasonic vocalizations in the presence of females and both sexes sing during friendly social encounters.







Chat now!