Psychological distress may cause changes within cells that trigger inflammation and oxidative stress, both of which are believed to increase stroke risk.
Nearly half of seniors taking these drug combinations didn't have a formal diagnosis of a mental health condition, insomnia, or pain condition.
There are several drug-based and non-pharmacological treatments available that can help reduce symptoms of depression in patients with epilepsy.
Comorbid psychological conditions affect cognitive function in Parkinson's disease, and treatment can be complicated by overlapping symptoms.
Children with medium to low adherence to the diet had a 3 to 7 times greater risk of ADHD.
An open-label study examined the effects of fecal microbiota transfer on symptoms of autism.
Effectively treating pain may help improve cognitive and functional outcomes in patients with depression.
Infection with the flu or receiving the flu vaccine during pregnancy was not linked to autism in offspring.
Varenicline and bupropion pose a lower risk of serious mental health side effects than was previously thought.
PRS presents a good tool to measure genetic loading of ADHD variants, suggesting which cases are most likely to persist.
Number of AEDs and seizure frequency also influenced depression in people with epilepsy.
Veterans with epilepsy could benefit from evidence-based chronic disease self-management programs that target physical and psychiatric comorbidities.
Overall, 26 of the 34 studies suggested a positive relationship between insomnia and depression.
Time spent on mobile phones and social media may contribute to the rise in depression.
Moderate to high levels of drinking during early pregnancy were associated with significant alterations in circulating microRNAs in maternal blood.
Studying cognition deficits during the clinical high risk period allows researchers to look at changes in the near psychotic state before chronicity and long-term medication use obscure the core deficits.
The PTSD group had changes suggestive of decreased local and global network efficiency.
Effects of fetal exposure are yet to be determined.
Nearly 80% of depressive symptoms occur within the first 6 months after TBI.
The risk is especially high in teens.
Notably, patients who had documented psychotic and psychiatric disorders were more likely to be diagnosed with a demyelinating disease.
Patients taking levetiracetam should be monitored for AIPD.
HIV-infected adults with major depressive disorder have a 30% increased risk for acute myocardial infarction.
Although PCB chemicals were banned int he 1970s, they still linger in the environment.
DNA methylation may occur as a result of poor nutrition during pregnancy.
Direct comparison of white matter tracts in schizophrenia or bipolar disorder have previously not been performed.
The rate of autism diagnosis was 11.3% for those with an older sibling with autism, and .92% for those without.
No similar association was seen in mothers who used acetaminophen after delivery, nor with paternal use.
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Many of the sites are known to be associated with brain development.
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