Fish depression is no laughing matter
Not only can our gilled friends become depressed, but some scientists consider fish to be a promising animal model for developing anti-depressants.
4 hours ago - Sydney Morning Herald
'Magic mushrooms' may help 'reset' depressive brains, study claims
"Magic mushrooms can 'reboot' brain to treat depression," reports the Daily Telegraph. The news is based on a small UK study that looked at the effects of psilocybin, a...
5 hours ago - NHS
Predeployment psychological screening may benefit soldiers
Predeployment psychological health screening may be useful to predict future mental health problems among soldiers, according to recent findings. “We found that soldiers who...
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Hormone Tx Promising for Preventing Women's Midlife Depression
Incidence nearly halved with transdermal estradiol plus progesterone
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Magic mushrooms discovered to "reset" the brains of depressed people. So why are they still illegal?
Are you one of the millions of Americans suffering with depression? The World Health Organization reports that nearly 300 million people are affected by this debilitating...
13 hours ago - Natural News
Stress is as bad as a high-fat diet for women
Researchers from Brigham Young University found only female mice's guts are affected by stress, which is concerning considering women are more at-risk of depression and...
15 hours ago - Daily Mail
Can Fathers Have Postpartum Depression?
A growing body of research has given rise to the idea that you don't have to give birth to develop the “baby blues.”
18 hours ago - NY Times
App Thinkladder easing access to mental health tools
Smartphone app Thinkladder, built to help people with depression and anxiety, offers empowering insights for users to form healthier thought paths.
22 hours ago - Daily Mail
Can 'Magic Mushrooms' Kick-Start Depression Treatment?
Title: Can 'Magic Mushrooms' Kick-Start Depression Treatment? Category: Health News Created: 10/13/2017 12:00:00 AM Last Editorial Review: 10/16/2017 12:00:00 AM
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Magic mushrooms chemical Psilocybin for treatment of hard-to treat depression
A new study from UK has found efficacy of psilocybin - a chemical found in “magic mushrooms”, in severe depression. The study involved 19 patients with severe depression. The...
1 day ago - News Medical
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Lack of sleep nearly triples risk of gestational diabetes
Pregnant women who get less than 6.25 hours of sleep are significantly more likely to develop a form of pregnancy-related diabetes, a new study from the University of Illinois...
BOMBSHELL: Flu shots scientifically proven to weaken immune response in...
A medical study conducted at the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center found that women who received flu vaccines had a weakened immune system response in subsequent...
With Skin Cancer Surgery, Insurance Matters
Wait could be more than 6 weeks longer than those with private insurance, study says Related MedlinePlus Pages: Health Disparities , Health Insurance , Melanoma
Google Maps Just Food-Shamed Its Users With A Calorie Counter
“For those that suffer from an eating disorder, it can contribute to the obsession associated with counting calories consumed and burned."
Could this explain why boys more likely to have autism?
Figures suggest four boys are diagnosed with autism to every one girl. Experts at the University of Iowa found male mice with a genetic cause show signs of being on the...
Type 2 diabetes breakthrough
Leicester Diabetes Centre experts found semaglutide helped 71 per cent of patients shed pounds - it is believed this is the first type 2 diabetes pill to instigate weight loss...
One in nine American men has oral HPV, new figures reveal
Researchers from the University of Florida found men were more likely to get oral HPV than women. Actor Michael Douglas said in 2013 that he got throat cancer from performing...
Why Autism is More Common in Boys Compared to Girls?
Autism predominantly affects males; four boys are affected for every one girl. What it is about this disorder that predisposes boys as compared to girls?
Breast Cancer More Lethal for Blacks Than Whites
Higher death rate is largely due to insurance issues, but tumor types sometimes play a role, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: African American Health , Breast Cancer...
Study Looks At Health of Hispanic-American Families
Discord more likely in second-generation families than recent immigrants, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Children's Health , Health Disparities , Hispanic American Health