A dose of a chemical found in broccoli and other vegetables may improve the behavioral and social symptoms of autism in young men, according to a new small study.
October 21, 2014 - 9:55am
The spice saffron was as effective as the antidepressants fluoxetine and imipramine in reducing symptoms of mild-to-moderate depression in adults, according to a meta-analysis.
October 21, 2014 - 8:01am
Aspirin and some other anti-inflammatory agents may boost the efficacy of antipsychotic therapy for schizophrenia, according to a meta-analytic review of published studies.
October 20, 2014 - 8:03am
Patients calling to make appointments with psychiatrists in major U.S. cities may only be successful about a quarter of the time, says a new study.
October 20, 2014 - 8:01am
Almost one-third of patients with cancer experienced an anxiety, adjustment, or mood disorder in the previous month, according to a study.
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To fully understand the neurobiology of major depression, mental health professionals must adopt a perspective that considers interactions between the brain, the outside world, and the body, including the immune system.