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Inverse
1 month ago
OMG science

This New Map Of Gene Regulation Could Change The Way We See The Human Brain

Understanding mental disorders involves a complex interplay of genes and regulatory elements, requiring mapping efforts to unravel contributions to mental health disorders. [ more ]
Slate Magazine
1 month ago
Health

Doctors and Influencers Are Forced to Focus on Symptoms. Treating Root Causes Isn't as Complicated as You Might Expect.

Addressing root causes is crucial in solving problems, such as cooling the room instead of focusing solely on individual symptoms. [ more ]
www.vice.com
10 months ago
Health

CBD Oil's Benefits, Side Effects and Journey Into Australia's Medical Sphere

CBD oil benefits include pain relief for chronic diseases like cancer and HIV/AIDS, potential help in reducing muscle pain in conditions like multiple sclerosis, and relieving pain in rheumatic diseases like fibromyalgia. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
3 months ago
Mental health

FDA clears first digital treatment for depression, but experts caution that research is still early

Rejoyn is the first prescription digital treatment for major depressive disorder, intended to be used alongside antidepressant medications.
FDA clearance for Rejoyn was obtained by proving it as substantially equivalent to other marketed devices in terms of safety and effectiveness. [ more ]
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
3 months ago
Mental health

Revolutionizing the Study of Mental Disorders

RDoC framework encourages continuum-based research on mental disorders.
President G.H.W. Bush highlighted the importance of brain research in the 1990s. [ more ]
Medscape
5 months ago
Mental health

Youth Mental Health in 'Dire Straits'

1 in 10 young people have a mental health disorder
Concerns about the lifelong impact of mental health disorders [ more ]
#education
english.elpais.com
6 months ago
Parenting

Marc Masip, cellphone addiction specialist: The most severe symptoms we see in teens take place in their bedrooms'

Marc Masip founded the Desconecta project in 2012 to provide support to children with addiction to technology or mental health disorders.
Desconecta offers treatment to 420 youngsters in three facilities through out-patient hospitals and therapeutic classrooms. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
7 months ago
Mental health

Mini-Guide: What Is Psychoeducation Group Therapy?

Psychoeducation group therapy is not a new therapy option and has been around for about 100 years.
It can be used to treat various mental health disorders and educate individuals and families about their disorder, symptoms, and causes. [ more ]
english.elpais.com
6 months ago
Parenting

Marc Masip, cellphone addiction specialist: The most severe symptoms we see in teens take place in their bedrooms'

Marc Masip founded the Desconecta project in 2012 to provide support to children with addiction to technology or mental health disorders.
Desconecta offers treatment to 420 youngsters in three facilities through out-patient hospitals and therapeutic classrooms. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
7 months ago
Mental health

Mini-Guide: What Is Psychoeducation Group Therapy?

Psychoeducation group therapy is not a new therapy option and has been around for about 100 years.
It can be used to treat various mental health disorders and educate individuals and families about their disorder, symptoms, and causes. [ more ]
moreeducation
www.theguardian.com
7 months ago
Public health

We need to talk about America's mental health crisis and its larger causes | Robert Reich

A panel of medical experts recommends screening all patients under 65, including children and teenagers, for anxiety disorders.
The United States has seen a significant increase in suicides, with the highest rate since 1941. [ more ]
Fast Company
1 month ago
Medicine

Psychedelic drug MDMA could be 'a new avenue of treatment' as FDA begins its first-ever review

A panel will discuss MDMA therapy for PTSD, marking progress in FDA approval process. [ more ]
Inverse
1 month ago
Medicine

The Promise - And Perils - Of 5-MeO-DMT

5-MeO-DMT is being studied for mental health disorders amid conservation concerns about its source. [ more ]
National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)
1 month ago
Medicine

Utilizing Invasive Recording and Stimulating Opportunities in Humans to Advance Neural Circuitry Understanding of Mental Health Disorders

Encourage research using invasive neural recordings to study mental health disorders' neural circuity. [ more ]
www.nytimes.com
1 week ago
OMG science

This Is Literally Your Brain on Drugs

Researchers at Washington University School of Medicine studied brain scans of participants on psilocybin, showing significant departure from normal activity patterns, offering insights for mental health disorders. [ more ]
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