Effective anxiety therapy changes personality

Earlier analysis from the Norwegian College of Science and Expertise (NTNU) has proven that individuals with nervousness problems can profit from two varieties of remedy. However in a brand new NTNU examine, the identical sufferers additionally exhibited main adjustments on … Read more

Center for Psychedelic Medicine established at NYU Langone Health

Philanthropic support from several donors totaling over $10 million will allow NYU Langone Health to advance its already world-renowned reputation from the field of psychedelic medicine through the establishment of a one-of-a-kind center dedicated to expanding research and professional scientific … Read more

Managing suicide risk in research study participants

What should researchers do if they encounter a analysis participant who reports suicidal thoughts? UIC College of Nursing associate professor Susan Dunn explores this question as lead author of “Suicide Risk Management Protocol for a Randomized Controlled Trial of Cardiac … Read more

Nonconscious brain modulation to remove fears, increase confidence

In recent years, researchers have discovered ways to remove specific fears from the brain, increase one’s own confidence, or even change people’s preferences, by using a combination of artificial intelligence and brain scanning technology. Their technique could lead to new … Read more

Boys who play video games have lower depression risk

Boys who regularly play video games at age 11 are less likely to develop depressive symptoms three years later, finds a new study led by a UCL researcher. The study, published in Psychological Medicine, also found that girls who spend … Read more

Researchers uncover new information on the effects of antidepressants

The results of selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) and different standard antidepressants are believed to be primarily based on their rising the degrees of serotonin and noradrenalin in synapses, whereas ketamine, a brand new rapid-acting antidepressant, is assumed to perform … Read more

Smartphone app to change your personality

Personality traits such as conscientiousness or sociability are patterns of experience and behavior that can change throughout our lives. Individual changes usually take place slowly as people gradually adapt to the demands of society and their environment. However, it is … Read more

Early behavioural problems predict adolescent mental health difficulties

A substantial proportion of adolescent mental health and behavioural difficulties can be predicted years before they arise, a new study indicates. The research, by academics at the University of Cambridge and Royal Holloway, University of London, shows that children who … Read more

COVID-related depression linked to reduced physical activity

The United States spends more than $200 billion every year in efforts to treat and manage mental health. The onset of the coronavirus pandemic has only deepened the chasm for those experiencing symptoms of depression or anxiety. This breach has … Read more

Signs of burnout can be detected in sweat

We’ve all felt stressed at some point, whether in our personal or professional lives or in response to exceptional circumstances like the COVID-19 pandemic. But until now there has been no way to quantify stress levels in an objective manner. … Read more