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Given its huge reliance on patients self-reporting their symptoms and then doctors interpreting those symptoms, diagnosing depression is far from a simple undertaking. Breakthroughs in neuroscience are continuing to shine a light on how this mental health disorder operates, including the revelation of distinctive markers that may make it much simpler to diagnose. New research further adds
A small but intriguing study has revealed a machine-learning algorithm can effectively predict the social outcomes of patients with depression or psychosis better than human experts. The research found the AI tool outperformed clinician predictions when estimating a patient's social functioning up to a year in the future... Continue Reading AI better than humans at predicting outcomes for
Anaesthetic-turned-recreational drug ketamine has become the subject of intense research in recent years, as scientists hunt for new and improved treatments for depression. This line of investigation has produced many promising results, but a new study has highlighted some parallels between ketamine and opioids, raising red flags for scientists concerned about the potentially addictive qua
Major depression and sleep problems are fundamentally interlinked. A new study from a team of international researchers has now found a unique neurological mechanism that underlies this association offering new insights into how we can understand and hopefully treat major depression... Continue Reading Researchers discover novel brain mechanism connecting depression with bad sleep Categor
Life may be straining and cause depression to someone at some point. It’s actually very normal to experience depression, especially during hard times. Illnesses may also arise due to depression. […] The post 8 Effective Ways To Ward Off Depression appeared first on ShinyShiny.
A compelling new study from researchers at King's College London has found that if a pregnant mother suffers depression, it can result in notable biological changes in her baby. This is the first study to suggest that depression in pregnancy can result in long-term biological implications for the child... Continue Reading Research suggests mother's depression during pregnancy can alter a b
A compelling new study from researchers at Joslin Diabetes Center has shed more light on the mysterious connection between our diet, gut bacteria and mood. The study found that mice given a high-fat diet displayed greater depressive behaviors until microbiome-altering antibiotics returned their behavior back to normal... Continue Reading Exciting insight into role gut bacteria play in obes
Intriguing new research from the University of Colorado Boulder is suggesting that one particular bacteria could have beneficial anti-inflammatory effects on the brain. Early studies in rodent models have found that through injections of the bacteria the animals can be essentially 'immunized' against displaying anxious responses to stressful situations... Continue Reading The bacteria that
While traditional antidepressants may make a world of difference for some people, the fact is that they don't work for everyone. What's more, even when they do work, they typically take at least several weeks to do so. There may be new hope for individuals suffering from depression, however, thanks to a discovery made at The Scripps Research Institute...Continue Reading New finding may lead t
After recently drifting into recreational circles due to its hallucinogenic properties, ketamine is now being re-evaluated among medial researchers for its powerful anti-depressant qualities. A new study has now revealed the drug can be effective in rapidly reducing suicidal thoughts in patients...Continue Reading Ketamine found to rapidly reduce suicidal thoughts and depressionCategory: Medi is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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