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Survey Finds Depression, Burnout Common Among MDs in US

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:45:59 +0000

A new Medscape report finds that nearly two-thirds of U.S. physicians feel burned out, depressed, or both, with higher rates reported among women and mid-career physicians. Based on the responses […]

Cognitive Training for Some Older Adults May Improve Memory

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 13:00:25 +0000

A new Canadian study finds that older adults with mild cognitive impairment were able to significantly improve memory with a specific cognitive training program. The research appears in the Journal […]

Collaboration Can Be Enhanced with Simple Measures

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 12:15:50 +0000

New research finds the key to getting people to work together effectively could be as simple as giving them the flexibility to choose their collaborators and the comfort of working […]

Study Finds Violent Video Games Do Not Make Adults More Violent

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 11:30:50 +0000

U.K. researchers say they have found no evidence to support the theory that video games make players more violent (at least among adults). This topic has been debated for over […]

Bilingualism May Aid Autistic Children

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:45:27 +0000

New research suggests being bilingual may help a child with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) shift task, a skill that is often difficult for kids with autism. Canadian researchers said the […]

TV Ads May Induce Kids to Binge on Junk Food

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:00:57 +0000

Researchers have discovered that teenagers who watch more than three hours of commercial TV a day are more likely to eat hundreds of extra junk food snacks. UK investigators found […]

Wealth May Drive Desire for Short-Term Relationships

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 12:15:34 +0000

A new U.K. study finds that after being exposed to the prospect of wealth, many people tend to prefer more short-term relationships than they did previously. The researchers suggest that […]

Does the Internet Change Beliefs About Religious Affiliations?

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 11:30:45 +0000

New research finds that the digital environment, specifically the Internet, may decrease the likelihood of a person affiliating with a religious tradition or believing that only one religion is true. […]

Severe Bullying in Childhood May Hike Teen Mental Health Risk

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 13:00:38 +0000

New research finds that teens who were severely bullied as children by peers are at higher risk of mental health issues including suicidal thoughts and behaviors. Investigators discovered the severity […]

Bipolar Subtypes May Have Distinct Origins

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 12:15:08 +0000

A new Swedish study may help settle the controversy over the relationship between bipolar I and bipolar II disorders. Despite genetic overlap between these two bipolar subtypes, the findings show […]

Review of Genetic Biomarkers Improves Depression Therapy

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:30:16 +0000

Unfortunately, prescription of an effective anti-depressant medication is often a hit and miss proposition as an individual’s genetic make-up often determines if the medication works or not. New research suggests […]

Disruption of Neural Networks May Impact Fibromyalgia Pain

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:45:38 +0000

New research finds that hyperreactive brain networks could play a part in the hypersensitivity of fibromyalgia. The study suggests the human nervous system has common characteristics to an electric power […]

Early Symptom Patterns May Help ID Young People at Risk of Bipolar Disorder

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 13:00:34 +0000

New research suggests two patterns of early symptoms appear to precede then predict bipolar disorder (BD),  and may help to identify young persons at increased risk of developing the illness. […]

Gene Variants May Predict Response to Antidepressant

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:15:32 +0000

In order to individualize drug therapy, researchers have been investigating potential genetic biomarkers that might help predict an individual’s response to medications. Now a new study finds that certain genetic […]

Stigma of Mental Illness Linked to Mix of Beliefs About Causes

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 11:30:39 +0000

A new study finds that campaigns to treat mental illness as a disease and remove stigma may be lacking because people also tend to believe that other factors such as […]