Psychiatry
VideoVideo
TrendingTrending
FreshFresh
Anthropology
Archeology
Astronomy
Solar System
Space Tech
Universe
Biology
Genetics
Microbiology
Reproduction
Chemistry
Education
Engineering
Environment
Weather
Health
Cancer
Dentistry
Dietary
Diseases
Infectology
Pharmaceuticals
Surgery
Mathematics
Paleontology
Physics
Particle Physics
Social Science
Geopolitics
Law & Order
Psychiatry
Psychology
Sexuality
How Brain's 'Helper Cells' Could Contribute to Schizophrenia
LIVE SCIENCE Brain cells called glial cells from people with schizophrenia are highly dysfunctional, a new study finds. 1 hour
NASA spots newly formed Tropical Depression 08W in South China Sea
PHYS.ORG NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the South China Sea and captured an image of newly formed Tropical Depression 08W near Hainan Island, China. 5 hours
NASA notes 9th northwestern Pacific Tropical Cyclone
PHYS.ORG The ninth tropical depression of the Northwestern Pacific Ocean has formed and developed into a tropical storm. Tropical Storm Kulap was spotted by NASA's Terra satellite far to the west of Midway Island. 5 hours
GOES Satellite sees Tropical Depression 09E form
PHYS.ORG The Eastern Pacific Ocean has been recently generating a lot of tropical cyclones. Tropical Depression 09E just formed off the southern coast of Mexico and was captured in imagery from NOAA's GOES-East satellite. 5 hours
Don't Believe the Spin: Fidget Spinners Have No Proven Benefits
LIVE SCIENCE There is no evidence that fidget spinners offer any benefits for ADHD, autism or anxiety, a small new review study reveals. 7 hours
Depression causes alterations in the brain's structure, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL Changes in the brain's structure that could be the result of depression have been identified in a major scanning study. 7 hours
Medical News Today: Cause of schizophrenia found in a type of brain cell
MNT A new study in mice finds that genetic faults in a certain type of brain cell may be the basis for childhood-onset... 7 hours
Satellite sees Tropical Storm Greg after 'eating' a depression
PHYS.ORG Tropical Storm Greg is intensifying after absorbing the moisture from the remnants of former Tropical Depression 8E. NOAA's GOES-West satellite captured an image of Greg as it moves west in... 7 hours
Cause of schizophrenia found in a type of brain cell
MNT A new study in mice finds that genetic faults in a certain type of brain cell may be the basis for childhood-onset schizophrenia. 7 hours
Depression changes structure of the brain, study suggests
SCIENCE DAILY Changes in the brain's structure that could be the result of depression have been identified in a major scanning study. 8 hours
How physical exercise prevents dementia
SCIENCE DAILY Physical exercise seems beneficial in the prevention of cognitive impairment and dementia in old age, numerous studies have shown. Now researchers have explored in one of the first studies worldwide how exercise affects brain metabolism. 10 hours
Researchers explore how physical exercise affects brain metabolism
NEWS MEDICAL Numerous studies have shown that physical exercise seems beneficial in the prevention of cognitive impairment and dementia in old age. Now researchers at Goethe University Frankfurt have explored in one of the... 11 hours
Alzheimer’s drug may be promising treatment for traumatic brain injury
NEWS MEDICAL Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major cause of disability and death globally, but medications have generally failed to benefit patients. A new study found that memantine, a... 11 hours
Trump plan might cut expenses for some insured patients with chronic needs
NEWS MEDICAL Erin Corbelli takes three medications to treat high blood pressure, depression and an anxiety disorder. Her health plan covers her drugs and specialist visits,... 13 hours
Medical News Today: Schizophrenia breakthrough: Halting protein degradation is key
MNT A reduction in DISC1 plays a role in schizophrenia, and a new study investigates how this protein is degraded while attempting to apply its brakes. 16 hours
Schizophrenia breakthrough: Halting protein degradation is key
MNT A reduction in DISC1 plays a role in schizophrenia, and a new study investigates how this protein is degraded while attempting to apply its brakes. 16 hours
UAlberta researchers find strong clues to underlying cause of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
NEWS MEDICAL UAlberta researchers believe they now have a clearer picture of why people living with HIV so commonly suffer from dementia and other neurocognitive disorders. 22 hours
Antidepressant use in pregnancy linked to autism in children
SCIENCE DAILY Children exposed to antidepressants during pregnancy seem to be at a slightly higher risk of autism than children of mothers with psychiatric disorders who were not treated with antidepressants during... 22 hours
Gene variant increases risk for depression, study finds
SCIENCE DAILY A gene variant, thought to be carried by nearly 25 percent of the population, increases the odds of developing depression, finds a new study. People with apolipoprotein-E4, called ApoE4 for short, have... 1 day
Faulty support cells disrupt communication in brains of people with schizophrenia
SCIENCE DAILY New research has identified the culprit behind the wiring problems in the brains of people with schizophrenia. When researchers transplanted human brain cells generated from individuals... 1 day
Experts: One in three cases of dementia preventable
SCIENCE DAILY A new report identifies powerful tools to prevent dementia and touts the benefits of nonmedical interventions for people with dementia. 1 day
Medical News Today: Dementia: Nonmedical approaches are effective
MNT One in 3 cases of dementia can be prevented by managing key lifestyle factors, such as engaging in more physical exercise and social activities. 1 day
Art therapy best practices for children with autism
SCIENCE DAILY A researcher is working with art therapists to find better ways to treat children who have Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD). Researchers were able to develop a set of guidelines for delivering art... 1 day
NASA imagery shows disorganized Tropical Depression 8E
PHYS.ORG Infrared imagery from NASA's Aqua satellite revealed a lack of organized circulation in Tropical Depression 8E. The storm is sandwiched between Tropical Storm Fernanda to the west and Tropical Storm Greg to the east. 1 day
Setting the record straight: PPIs do not cause Dementia
SCIENCE DAILY Several studies have reported associations between proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use and dementia. New research puts these claims to rest, experts say. The study authors report that there is no convincing... 1 day
1 in 3 Cases of Dementia Could Be Prevented by Healthier Lifestyles
LIVE SCIENCE Strategies aimed at helping people to be healthy could help to decrease the global numbers of dementia cases. 1 day
Man sent to psychiatric facility in fatal beating of mother
ABC NEWS A Connecticut man who beat his mother to death has been sent to a psychiatric hospital for 20 years 1 day
Targeting risk factors throughout life stages could prevent 35% of dementia cases, study reveals
NEWS MEDICAL A study published in The Lancet, on July 20th 2017, reveals that 1 out of 3 dementia cases are preventable... 1 day
Study finds no convincing evidence to support link between PPI use and dementia risk
NEWS MEDICAL Several studies have reported associations between proton-pump inhibitor (PPI) use and dementia. New research published on July 18 in Gastroenterology,... 1 day
Depression among heart attack survivors can be deadly, yet is often ignored
NEWS MEDICAL Clyde Boyce has been hospitalized 14 times in the past four years. Boyce, 61, survived two strokes and five operations to unblock arteries around... 1 day
Family factors play critical role in shaping child's temperament
NEWS MEDICAL A new study indicates that a child's temperament may be influenced by maternal postpartum depression, maternal sensitivity, and family functioning. 1 day
These preventive measures might help delay dementia or cognitive decline
NEWS MEDICAL In a landmark report, scientists have endorsed three strategies for preventing dementia and cognitive decline associated with normal aging — being physically active, engaging in cognitive training and... 2 days
Bereaved N. Zealand family protests Japan's psychiatric care
ABC NEWS A New Zealand family says it wants to be a catalyst for change in mental health care in Japan following the death of a family member who went into cardiac arrest after... 2 days
New report highlights beneficial effects of nonmedical interventions for people with dementia
NEWS MEDICAL Managing lifestyle factors such as hearing loss, smoking, hypertension and depression could prevent one-third of the world's dementia cases, according to a report by... 2 days
[Editors' Choice] The riddle of CHD8 haploinsufficiency in autism spectrum disorder
Science Magazine Leading autism-associated mutation in mouse partially mimics human disorder. 2 days
'Don' and 'Hilary' storm near US
PHYS.ORG Off the Atlantic coast, Tropical Storm Don is thundering away. Meantime in the Pacific, a roaring tropical depression will be named Hilary if it grows into a tropical storm, according to the National Hurricane Center (NHC). 2 days
Medical News Today: Chronic depression in young teens tied to marijuana use later
MNT Young people with chronic or severe forms of depression in their early teens have a higher risk of developing marijuana-use disorder at... 2 days
New discovery in MND and dementia could pave the way to novel treatments
MNT New discovery in motor neurone disease and dementia could pave the way to novel treatments. 2 days
Why some women are more likely to feel depressed
SCIENCE DAILY It's no secret that the risk of depression increases for women when their hormones are fluctuating. Especially vulnerable times include the menopause transition and onset of postmenopause. There's also postpartum... 2 days
Study explores reasons for higher risk of depression in some women
NEWS MEDICAL It's no secret that the risk of depression increases for women when their hormones are fluctuating. Especially vulnerable times include the menopause transition and onset of... 3 days
New study of brain circuits finds key links to symptoms of depression
MNT University of California San Diego scientists have linked specific wiring in the brain to distinct behavioral symptoms of depression. 3 days
People with dementia benefit from goal-oriented therapy
SCIENCE DAILY A large-scale trial has found that cognitive rehabilitation leads to people seeing satisfying progress in areas that enable them to maintain their functioning and independence. 3 days
Satellite image captures development of Tropical Storm Depression 8E
PHYS.ORG As Hurricane Fernanda moves toward the Central Pacific, and Tropical Storm Greg moves away from the Mexican coast, a new tropical depression formed in between the two tropical cyclones. NOAA's... 3 days
Tools help identify patients at risk for autism spectrum disorders
SCIENCE DAILY A tool intended to detect signs of autism in high-risk infants can be used to help identify and treat patients with tuberous sclerosis complex, a genetic disorder, who... 3 days
Low-dose anxiolytics can ameliorate social disadvantage related to trait anxiety
NEWS MEDICAL Psychologists speak of anxiety in two forms: "state" anxiety, which refers to anxiety arising from a particular situation; and "trait" anxiety, which refers to anxiety as part of... 4 days
Females with autism show greater difficulty with day-to-day tasks than male counterparts
MNT Largest study to date of executive function in females with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) reveals unique challenges in diagnosis and intervention. 4 days
Young people with depression have elevated risk for cannabis use disorder at age 18
NEWS MEDICAL A study looking at the cumulative effects of depression in youth, found that young people with chronic or severe forms... 4 days
New tool can identify infants with tuberous sclerosis complex at increased risk of developing ASD
NEWS MEDICAL A tool intended to detect signs of autism in high-risk infants can be used to help identify and... 4 days
Depression among young teens linked to cannabis use at 18
SCIENCE DAILY Young people with chronic or severe forms of depression were at elevated risk for developing a problem with cannabis in later adolescence, found a study looking at the... 4 days
Late-breaking mutations may play an important role in autism
SCIENCE DAILY Mutations that occur after conception play an important role in autism, suggests a new study of nearly 6,000 families, combining three genetic sequencing technologies. 4 days
New study of brain circuits finds key links to symptoms of depression
SCIENCE DAILY Scientists have linked specific wiring in the brain to distinct behavioral symptoms of depression. In a new study, researchers found brain circuits tied to... 4 days
Mutations arising after conception may play vital role in autism
NEWS MEDICAL A study of nearly 6,000 families, combining three genetic sequencing technologies, finds that mutations that occur after conception play an important role in autism. 4 days
Breivik terrorist attacks in Norway led to mental illness in Denmark
SCIENCE DAILY The number of Danes diagnosed with trauma -- and stressor-related disorders (such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)) -- increased substantially following the terrorist attacks carried out... 4 days
UC San Diego researchers link brain circuits to behavioral symptoms of depression
NEWS MEDICAL University of California San Diego scientists have linked specific wiring in the brain to distinct behavioral symptoms of depression. 4 days
Racial disparity in dementia risk, experts report
NEWS MEDICAL A series of studies presented at the 2017 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC 2017) has highlighted racial inequities in the risk of dementia. The studies showed that the number of people with Alzheimer’s and... 4 days
Study: Diet not connected to GI problems in children with autism
MNT Stress - not nutrition - likely cause of increased GI issues.Many children with autism spectrum disorder experience significant gastrointestinal issues, but the cause of these symptoms... 5 days
One social hour a week in dementia care improves lives and saves money
SCIENCE DAILY Person-centered activities combined with just one hour a week of social interaction can improve quality of life and reduce agitation for people... 5 days
Medical News Today: Diet and depression: Foods and nutrients for recovery
MNT Depression is a common mental illness that can impact daily life. In this article, learn about the foods and nutrients that can help to treat depression. 6 days
Stress And Poverty May Explain High Rates Of Dementia In African-Americans
NPR New research finds that African-Americans who grow up in harsh environments and have many stressful experiences are much more likely to develop Alzheimer's or some other... 6 days
Dementia researchers to receive £1.9 million funding for brain imaging project
NEWS MEDICAL Dementia researchers are to receive a £1.9 million investment to identify the earliest brain changes associated with conditions such as Alzheimer's disease. 6 days
Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with day-to-day tasks, study finds
NEWS MEDICAL Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with real world planning, organization, and other daily living skills, according... 7 days
Females with autism show greater difficulty with day-to-day tasks than male counterparts
SCIENCE DAILY Women and girls with autism may face greater challenges with real world planning, organization and other daily living skills, according to a new study. 1 week
Study to examine how improvisational dance can help people with dementia
NEWS MEDICAL Depending on what generation you belong to, the term "improvisational dance" may conjure up images of beatniks grooving to the beat of bongos in a darkened... 1 week
Fire ants build towers with three simple rules
SCIENCE-NEWS
Meet the scientist who turns data into music—and listen to the sound of a neutron star
Science Magazine
Did Oxygen Therapy Really 'Reverse' Child's Brain Damage? Experts Are Skeptical
LIVE SCIENCE
How scientists invent new colours
PHYS.ORG
Researchers work to improve recovery from tight shale reservoirs
PHYS.ORG
Researchers discover mice speak similarly to humans
PHYS.ORG
NASA invites you to become a citizen scientist during U.S. total solar eclipse
PHYS.ORG
Researcher considers structural measures to protect cities from extreme heat events
PHYS.ORG
When evolution and biotechnologies collide
PHYS.ORG
Groundbreaking for an international neutrino experiment
CERN
The moon is front and center during a total solar eclipse
PHYS.ORG
Holographic imaging could be used to detect signs of life in space
PHYS.ORG
AIDS deaths halve and 19 million people on life saving treatment
NEWS MEDICAL
NASA looks to solar eclipse to help understand Earth's energy system
PHYS.ORG
Watch elephant seals recognize each other’s ‘accents’
Science Magazine
Hubble sees martian moon orbiting the Red Planet
PHYS.ORG
Watch the secret to a tuna’s sharp turns
Science Magazine
Monsoon storms fewer but more extreme
PHYS.ORG
Shifting storms to bring extreme waves, seaside damage to once placid areas
PHYS.ORG
Telescope design promises to revolutionize amateur astronomy
PHYS.ORG
Nontoxic underwater adhesive could bring new surgical glue
PHYS.ORG
Growing organic rice for market niche not simple
PHYS.ORG
Strengthening 3-D printed parts for real-world use
PHYS.ORG
New algorithm helps neurological disorder patients to walk naturally
MNT
This robot grows like a plant
SCIENCE-NEWS