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This therapy may help increase self-esteem in people with depression

In a new study, researchers found that patients with depression were able to strengthen some of their brain connections whilst thinking about guilt-evoking memories,...

Healthier diet may directly reduce depression

In a new study, researchers found people with depression whose diet is usually unhealthy showed significantly fewer symptoms of depression after eating a healthy...

Scientists reverse core symptom in schizophrenia

In a new study, researchers have restored normal working memory to a mouse model of schizophrenia. They eliminated a core symptom of the disorder that,...

How music therapy can help anxious children

According to the NHS, as many as one in eight children aged five to 19 faces a mental health challenge. And a significant number...

Strong family ties during teen years can help ward off depression in later life

Depression is a leading cause of disability and disease for people around the world. It often begins during adolescence, especially for females, may continue or...

Why women are more likely to have depression

Depression affects women nearly twice as much as men, but unraveling the brain's blueprint that regulates this behavior, let alone identifying specific molecular differences...

Scientists find unique body part in people with schizophrenia

In a new study, researchers found evidence that points to physical differences among groups of people with schizophrenia. They found patients suffering from a specific...

Researchers discover early warning sign of schizophrenia in the brain

Psychosis is a mental disorder characterized by a disconnection from reality. One type of psychosis is schizophrenia, which is marked by hallucinations, delusions, and thought...

Some people with anxiety choose to worry rather than to relax

In a new study, researchers found some people with anxiety may actively resist relaxation in favor of worrying. They suggest it’s a way to avoid...

This new finding may help treat schizophrenia

In a new study, researchers have made a discovery that may help develop a treatment for schizophrenia. The research was conducted by a team from...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...