Genetics Alone Not Enough to Predict Early-Onset Depression
Genomic risk scores can help predict early-onset depression, but only in conjunction with other factors, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News
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Study finds increase in drinking among people with anxiety and depression during COVID-19
People with anxiety and depression are more likely to report an increase in drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than those without mental health issues, according to a new...
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Drinking during COVID-19 up among people with anxiety and depression
People with anxiety and depression are more likely to report an increase in drinking during the COVID-19 pandemic than those without mental health issues, according to a new study.
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Anthea Turner's sister Wendy reveals how she found a way out of her despair
Anxiety and depression have been part of TV presenter Wendy Turner-Webster's life for just about as long as she can remember.
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Fibromyalgia, Lyrica, and the New York Times
In the wake of the FDA approval of Lyrica, the first medicine approved to treat fibromyalgia, the New York Times has published a controversial article questioning whether the...
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Proof That Fibromyalgia is Real
Researchers have detected abnormalities in the brains of people with fibromyalgia, a chronic condition whose symptoms include muscle pain and fatigue. Some researchers have...
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Foods That Chronic Pain Sufferers Need to Avoid
Chronic pain is a pervasive issue and fibromyalgia is a very common form. It is a chronic condition whose symptoms include muscle and tissue pain, fatigue, depression, and...
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Personalized brain stimulation alleviates severe depression symptoms
Targeted neuromodulation tailored to individual patients' distinctive symptoms is an increasingly common way of correcting misfiring brain circuits in people with epilepsy or...
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Personalized Brain Stimulation Eases Depression Symptoms
A novel personalized neuromodulation approach that at least in one patient provided relief from symptoms of severe treatment-resistant depression within minutes.
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Many parents say teens with anxiety, depression may benefit from peer confidants at school
Three-quarters of parents in a new national poll think peers better understand teen challenges, compared to teachers or counselors in the school.
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COVID-19 Vaccination: A State-by-State List
Want to find out how and when you or your patients can get a COVID-19 vaccine? Every state has posted information on its plan; many list ways to sign up. Here are links to each...
Health Workers Forced to Quarantine Without Pay, Canadian Union Says
Thousands of healthcare workers in the Canadian province of Ontario are losing weeks of income when asked to quarantine after a COVID-19 exposure, according to the Ontario...
Garth Brooks Brings Everyone To Tears Singing ‘Amazing Grace' At Inauguration
The country singer performed acapella; at one point asking everyone to join him in song Country legend Garth Brooks sang a moving rendition of ‘Amazing Grace' at President...
New CDC forecast predicts US coronavirus death toll will reach up to 508,000...
A new CDC ensemble forecast projects the U.S. coronavirus death toll will be between 465,000 and 508,000 by the week ending February 13, with 22,500 to 23,300 deaths every week.
Howard University Marching Band Escorts Kamala Harris To The White House
Howard University is Vice President Kamala Harris' alma mater Some news requires a parade. Thanksgiving. Christmas. Independence Day. Taking to the streets in joy marks the...
California becomes the first US state to hit 3 MILLION COVID-19 cases
California on Wednesday became the first state to record more than three million known coronavirus infections, according to state health department data. More than 34,000...
Not Just BRCA: Large Studies ID Other Key Breast Cancer Risk Genes
Two large breast cancer case-control studies of women from the United States, Europe, and Asia identified eight genes that had significant associations with breast cancer risk...
Coronavirus UK: Vallance says masks may be needed outdoors on crowded...
The UK's chief scientific adviser warned today that face coverings could become the new normal in crowded outdoor places and may have to be used until next winter or longer.
Biden Inaugurated as President; Vows to 'Overcome' COVID-19
WASHINGTON - Joe Biden was inaugurated as the 46th president of the United States on Wednesday, and he told the American people that "we can overcome" COVID-19. To tackle the...
Biden Vows Healing and Action on COVID Pandemic
In the days leading up to his inauguration, Biden announced a $1.9 trillion plan to alter the course of the pandemic, and he announced the experts, many world-renowned, that he...