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The effects on moral decision-making of citalopram and levodopa - commonly prescribed drugs that affect the brain's levels of serotonin and dopamine - are compared in a new study. [...]
Fri, Jul 03, 2015
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Participation in sports by women and girls has increased from 310,000 individuals in 1971 to 3.37 million in 2010. At the same time, sports-related injuries among female athletes have skyrocketed. According to a new study, women with symptoms known as the 'female athlete triad' are at greater risk of bone [...]
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
Source: Science Daily: Women’s Health
Boys are more likely than girls to receive a prescription for antipsychotic medication regardless of age, researchers have found. Approximately 1.5 percent of boys ages 10-18 received an antipsychotic prescription in 2010, although the percentage falls by nearly half after age 19. Among antipsychotic users with mental disorder diagnoses, attention [...]
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
Source: Science Daily- Depression
Brigham and Women's Hospital finds that developing and implementing an interdisciplinary care improvement initiative improves outcomesApproximately 20 percent of all patients admitted to a... [...]
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Virtual human -- based on FBI training -- shows them how to ace job interview Nine times more job offers after training Eases anxiety and boosts rapport with interviewer High... [...]
Wed, Jul 01, 2015
Source: Medical News Today- Mental Health
Osteopathic manipulative therapy decreased postpartum low back pain by over 70 percent in women who had given birth at least three months before beginning treatment, according to a new study. [...]
Tue, Jun 30, 2015
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
Poor sleep is associated with negative mood in women with bipolar disorder, according to researchers. Bipolar disorder is a brain disorder that causes unusual shifts in mood, energy, activity levels and the ability to carry out day-to-day tasks. The condition is marked by extreme mood episodes characterized as manic (highs), [...]
Tue, Jun 30, 2015
Source: Science Daily- Depression
The brains of people with recurrent depression have a significantly smaller hippocampus -- the part of the brain most associated with forming new memories -- than healthy individuals, a new global study of nearly 9,000 people reveals. [...]
Tue, Jun 30, 2015
Source: Science Daily- Depression
A team of neonatologists investigated the use of robot-assisted telemedicine in performing bedside rounds and directing daily care for infants with mild-to-moderate disease. [...]
Mon, Jun 29, 2015
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health
A technique to increase the flow of blood from the umbilical cord into the infant's circulatory system improves blood pressure and red blood cell levels in preterm infants delivered by Cesarean section, according to a study. [...]
Mon, Jun 29, 2015
Source: Science Daily: Infant’s Health

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