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Some drug combinations may be more effective than others for schizophrenic patients - News-Medical.net

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 23:10
Some drug combinations may be more effective than others for schizophrenic patients  News-Medical.net

Patients with schizophrenia are often treated with more than one type of psychiatric medication, but a new study suggests that some combinations may be more ...

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Steep rise in self-poisonings in children and adolescents: Self-poisonings incidence in young people has nearly doubled in the last decade - Science Daily

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 17:27
Steep rise in self-poisonings in children and adolescents: Self-poisonings incidence in young people has nearly doubled in the last decade  Science Daily

Self-harm from self-poisoning in children and adolescents is not only increasing but starting at a younger age, finds new research. The study found there were ...

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Why are doctors denying women HRT? Prescriptions have plunged by two-thirds - Daily Mail

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 17:01
Why are doctors denying women HRT? Prescriptions have plunged by two-thirds  Daily Mail

Menopause specialist Louise Newson examined reports that doctors are refusing to prescribe HRT based on outdated scare stories such as an increased risk of ...

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Meddling Medication - Psuvanguard.com

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 12:50
Meddling Medication  Psuvanguard.com

Despite the supposed benefits of medication, antidepressants cause serious sexual side effects that have made them frustrating to use, and big pharma ...

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Attorneys still fighting to keep suspect's statements out of mass murder trial - Moultrie Observer

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 12:00
Attorneys still fighting to keep suspect's statements out of mass murder trial  Moultrie Observer

MOULTRIE, Ga. — Attorneys in a capital murder case continued wrangling on Tuesday over part of a statement given to police in the days following the 2016 ...

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Depression Reversed in Male Mice by Activating Gene That Helps Excite Neurons - Laboratory Equipment

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 11:30
Depression Reversed in Male Mice by Activating Gene That Helps Excite Neurons  Laboratory Equipment

Directly activating a gene associated with major depression may help turn around classic symptoms like social isolation and loss of interest, at least for males.

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FDA panel endorses Johnson & Johnson ketamine nasal spray for treatment-resistant depression - WTNH.com

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 11:15
FDA panel endorses Johnson & Johnson ketamine nasal spray for treatment-resistant depression  WTNH.com

Ketamine is often used in hospitals as an anesthetic, but it's also well known as a street drug. Now, an expert panel wants to convince the Food and Drug ...

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Antidepressant could 'improve old age for millions' by slowing the progression of Alzheimer's - Daily Mail

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 10:46
Antidepressant could 'improve old age for millions' by slowing the progression of Alzheimer's  Daily Mail

An existing antidepressant drug could 'improve old age for millions' by slowing the progression of Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease, Cambridge University ...

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Depression confers amputation, mortality risk in PAD - Healio

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 08:04
Depression confers amputation, mortality risk in PAD  Healio

Among patients with peripheral artery disease, those with depression had greater risk for amputation and mortality than those without PAD, researchers reported ...

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Children deliberately overdosing on antidepressants and antipsychotics - The Age

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 08:00
Children deliberately overdosing on antidepressants and antipsychotics  The Age

Rising numbers of children and adolescents are deliberately overdosing on antidepressant and antipsychotic medications, Australian research shows. Self-harm ...

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MagVenture, Inc.: Robotic Aid to Drugfree Depression Treatment Receives FDA Clearance - PRNewswire

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 06:00
MagVenture, Inc.: Robotic Aid to Drugfree Depression Treatment Receives FDA Clearance  PRNewswire

ALPHARETTA, Georgia, Feb. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MagVenture, a medical device company providing drugfree depression treatment to the US since 2015, ...

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Impact of Trazodone on Dementia Risk: New Data - Medscape

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 05:33
Impact of Trazodone on Dementia Risk: New Data  Medscape

Animal studies suggest a potential role for trazodone in reducing dementia risk. New research in patients suggests the drug confers no protection and may even ...

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Psychiatrists await esketamine with anticipation — and hesitation - STAT

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 03:41
Psychiatrists await esketamine with anticipation — and hesitation  STAT

The FDA is expected to decide soon whether to approve esketamine, which would become the first major depression treatment to hit the market in decades.

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Antidepressants Market Predictable to Register a CAGR of 1.8% During Forecast Period 2018-2023 - Herald News Press

Depression - Wed, 2019-02-20 02:33
Antidepressants Market Predictable to Register a CAGR of 1.8% During Forecast Period 2018-2023  Herald News Press

The Antidepressants market report offers a comprehensive guide to the size and share market, industry chain, manufacturing process, cost structure, marketing ...

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The reason you get irritable may not be what you think - Aleteia EN

Depression - Tue, 2019-02-19 23:06
The reason you get irritable may not be what you think  Aleteia EN

After my first child was born, I got hit hard with post-partum depression. I cried a lot at first, but as the sadness turned to despair there didn't seem to be a point in ...

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This gene may help reverse depression - Times of India

Depression - Tue, 2019-02-19 22:50
This gene may help reverse depression  Times of India

Science News: WASHINGTON: Scientists have identified a gene that may be activated to reverse symptoms of major depression such as social isolation and ...

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Can depression be reversed with the flick of a switch? - FlipScience

Depression - Tue, 2019-02-19 19:13
Can depression be reversed with the flick of a switch?  FlipScience

•Researchers studying the prefrontal cortex of the brain found that activating the SIRT1 gene seems to reverse depression symptoms. •However, this was only ...

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Thousands of girls as young as 13 turn to cosmetic surgery as social media pressures mount - Telegraph.co.uk

Depression - Tue, 2019-02-19 17:55
Thousands of girls as young as 13 turn to cosmetic surgery as social media pressures mount  Telegraph.co.uk

Thousands of teenage girls as young as 13 are turning to cosmetic surgery because of pressures from social media, a study has revealed.

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Gut Health Could Help Fight Depression, Study Says - Cooking Light

Depression - Tue, 2019-02-19 14:15
Gut Health Could Help Fight Depression, Study Says  Cooking Light

Gut health and depression have long thought to have been linked, but a recent study shows just how much our gut health and diets play a role in our.

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