An estimated 350 million have depression worldwide.Feb 24, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
The study found no correlation between the likelihood of reporting poor sleep before menopause, during menopause and after menopause.Feb 20, 2018, 18:25 PM IST
For the study, published in The British Journal of Dermatology, researchers included data from The Health Improvement Network (THIN) from 1986 to 2012.Feb 07, 2018, 18:29 PM IST
Researchers from the University of Georgia in the US analysed data from a survey of over a million US teens.Jan 23, 2018, 17:40 PM IST
Previous research has shown that psilocybin - the active compound in magic mushrooms - may help to alleviate symptoms in patients with persistent depression by 'resetting' brain activity.Jan 16, 2018, 17:31 PM IST
The most common mental and neurological disorders in this age group are dementia and depression, which affect approximately five per cent and seven per cent of the world's older population, respectively.
The findings showed that poor behavioural and mental health outcomes significantly increased as the number of nights away from home for business travel rose.Jan 09, 2018, 14:47 PM IST
Regular sleep disruptions can increase the difficulty in shifting attention away from negative thoughts.
So far there are no clinical assessments that can predict with a high degree of certainty whether a particular patient will respond to a particular antidepressant.Dec 31, 2017, 14:31 PM IST
Probiotics are live bacteria and yeasts that are good for health, especially the digestive system.
Sweeping changes in biology, appearance, self-perception, and emotion combine to make puberty one of the most pivotal phases of development during the lifespan, the researchers note in Pediatrics.Dec 27, 2017, 18:02 PM IST
Although stress has been identified as a significant risk factor for postpartum depression, this complex disorder is still poorly understood.
The research project followed the group for six months and undertook interviews and focus groups with participants, organisers, and workshop leaders.Dec 22, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Static cycling is better for people suffering from knee or joint pain.Dec 18, 2017, 14:58 PM IST
Researchers found that administration of low-dose ketamine reduced anti-suicidal thoughts within hours.Dec 15, 2017, 12:57 PM IST
The analysis found patients felt less depressed when music was added to their treatment regimen.Dec 14, 2017, 11:50 AM IST
For the study, the researchers used a new approach to measure the influence of one brain region on another, referred to as effective connectivity, in depression.
The researchers also looked at ADHD and conduct disorder.Dec 11, 2017, 18:36 PM IST
The research helps better define mental illness in order to provide improved treatment plans for the millions of patients who suffer from these disorders.Dec 09, 2017, 16:09 PM IST
The study showed that teenagers with sleep deprivation may indulge more in risk-taking behaviour and addictions.Dec 07, 2017, 20:07 PM IST