Social anxiety symptoms in children exposed to maternal major depressive disorder (MDD) increased children’s risk of developing depressive symptoms over time, according to a study published in the Journal of Adolescence.
Contrary to researchers’ expectations, memory loss and accelerated cognitive decline in older adults with major depression are not caused by greater amyloid beta accumulation in the brain, a study suggests.
Children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) who are African American appear to have key genetic differences from those who are Caucasian, according to a study published in Scientific Reports.
Although the situation has improved, a quarter of general hospital admissions involving people with severe mental illness in 2017 failed to record a psychiatric condition, according to a study published online in PLOS Medicine.
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered changes to the labeling for benzodiazepines, requiring them to include information on the risks of abuse, misuse, addiction, physical dependence, and withdrawal reactions.