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The badly needed anti-depressants could be a few steps away as researchers have identified a molecule that acts on the serotonin-producing nerve cells.
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Women are more likely to suffer from depression and anxiety-related disorders because the sex hormone oestrogen drives more blood to the heads of young women compared to men.
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Obsessed with stock prices? You run a greater risk of suffering from mental disorders, warns a new study.
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Regular exercise, not smoking, a healthy diet, having a low alcohol intake and maintaining a low body weight slashes the risk of dementia by at least 60%.
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Mental disorders including depression and alcohol abuse were linked to a higher risk of suicide among current and former military personnel but combat exposure and number of deployments were not.
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Whether a child is conceived naturally or in a Petri dish has no bearing on the child`s mental health, a new research has suggested.
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A South African neuroscientist is building the world`s first digital brain in order to uncover new information on mental disorders.
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Researchers in Canada have found that training of the well-known brainwave in humans, the alpha rhythm, enhances a brain network responsible for cognitive-control.