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Brain scientists spot nature/nurture gene link

21 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
Neuroscientists at MIT’s Picower Institute for Learning and Memory found that a previously unsuspected set of genes links nature and nurture during a crucial period of brain development. – more

Bullying-suicide link explored in new study by researchers at Yale

20 Jul 2008 – General Psychiatry News
Researchers at Yale School of Medicine have found signs of an apparent connection between bullying, being bullied and suicide in children, according to a new review of studies from 13 countries … – more

Violence declines with medication use in some with schizophrenia

20 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
Some schizophrenia patients become less prone to violence when taking medication, but those with a history of childhood conduct problems continue to pose a higher risk even with treatment, according … – more

New survey findings reveal emotional and physical toll of rheumatoid arthritis and the advancement of treatment through “Generations”

19 Jul 2008 – General Psychiatry News
Emotional and physical limitations are significant challenges cited by people diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA), according to the results released from two new, groundbreaking parallel … – more

Study ties ending moderate drinking to depression

17 Jul 2008 – General Psychiatry News
But new research shows that stopping drinking – including at moderate levels – may lead to health problems including depression and a reduced capacity of the brain to produce new neurons, … – more

Disclosing violence to primary care or obstetrics/gynaecology physicians most beneficial

15 Jul 2008 – General Psychiatry News
Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston Medical Center (BMC) found that patients who disclose intimate partner violence (IPV) to their clinicians of any type did not … – more

Much can be gleaned from reaction to baby’s smile

14 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
The baby’s smile that gladdens a mother’s heart also lights up the reward centres of her brain, said Baylor College of Medicine researchers in a report that appears in the journal Pediatrics … – more

Schizophrenia linked to dysfunction in molecular brain pathway activated by marijuana

13 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
Alterations in a molecular brain pathway activated by marijuana may contribute to the cognitive symptoms of schizophrenia, according to a report in the July issue of Archives of General … – more

Difficulty sleeping increases as women progress through menopause

11 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
Difficulty falling asleep and staying asleep increase as women go through menopause according to research by Rush University Medical Center. Waking up earlier than planned also increases through late … – more

Happiness is rising around the world

11 Jul 2008 – Hot Psychiatry Topics
People in most countries around the world are happier these days, according to newly released data from the World Values Survey based at the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research. – more

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