An environmental approach to mania makes it possible to “slow down the sun” and modulate the destabilizing effects of spring sunlight. More in this report.
Lifestyle changes—more exercise, taking omega-3 supplements—may help those with dementia, and a protein found in the brain may be a marker for Parkinson disease. Details here.
Anxiety and depression are associated with increased complications after total joint arthroplasty. Is the same true of bipolar and schizophrenic disorders?
Test your knowledge on incidence of schizophrenia, risk factors associated with psychosis, gender and cultural distinctions, and more.
The author addresses some of the complexities in assessing and managing treatment-resistant PTSD.
New research looks at the effects of CBD on positive and negative psychotic symptoms, cognitive performance, level of functioning, and the treating psychiatrist’s overall clinical impression.
Who’s filling ADHD prescriptions now?
News from around the web includes stories on racism in medicine, mental health stigma in Olympic athletes, sibling bullying, and more.
Three new studies on genetic risk factors and lifestyle; the transition from cognitive health to Alzheimer disease; and metabolic syndrome in depressed older adults.
When patients endure repeated trials of medications to no avail in the areas of PTSD, panic disorder, bulimia nervosa, and other illnesses, psychiatrists are there.