The spice saffron was as effective as certain antidepressants in reducing symptoms of mild-to-moderate depression in adults, according to Human Psychopharmacology.
October 24, 2014 - 8:01am
Adults with asthma may have a higher-than-average risk of developing dementia, new research has found.
October 23, 2014 - 11:21am
Pooled data suggest that anti-inflammatory medication may have a positive effect on depression, according to an international group of researchers.
October 23, 2014 - 8:01am
Cardiometabolic risk factors and abnormalities were evident in a group of patients in the earliest stages of schizophrenia, according to a new study.
October 22, 2014 - 8:01am
A short, intense workout improved episodic memory two days later by 10%, according to a new 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.