Migraine and Headache
Dr Amit Akirov examines the evidence suggesting associations between migraine and major depressive disorder (MDD).
Testing for genetic variants may allow clinicians to predict how patients with major depressive disorder metabolize antidepressants.
Patients with depression can live with symptoms for a long period of time before finding an option that works. One possibility for patients who are unable to find relief through pharmacology is transcranial magnetic stimulation. An expert offers his view on this form of treatment.
Authors of a paper share their perspectives on the topic of chronic pain in individuals with mental health disorders.
Two experts speak about how apps address different needs and use different technologies, but taken together, they shed light on the manifold ways that apps can be used for depression management in clinical practice.
A survey of health care providers found a lack of knowledge on idiopathic hypersomnia (IH) among physicians, and that the disorder is often misdiagnosed. We spoke with Richard Bogan, MD, FCCP, FAASM, associate clinical professor at the University of the South Carolina School of Medicine about IH and criteria for diagnosing this sleep disorder.
In an interview, sleep medicine experts Milena K Pavlova, MD, and Rachel Ziegler, MD, discuss the latest developments in sleep disorder therapies and the existing gaps in sleep medicine.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (CFS/ME) is a disorder characterized by marked fatigue, exertion induced malaise, cognitive clouding (or brain fog), impaired academic/work performance, disrupted sleep, and joint/muscle pain.
The widespread use of cannabis and the public perception that it is harmless make screening and patient counseling a priority.
NP expert discusses screening and treatments for anxiety in children and adolescents in the primary care setting.