Should we treat patients who are on Suboxone or methadone with stimulants? Psych Congress cochair Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, outlines several points to consider.
New guidelines from the European Psychiatric Association promote exercise as a core part of treatment for severe mental illnesses, including major depressive disorder and schizophrenia.
Eating a healthy diet, particularly a traditional Mediterranean diet, may help protect against depression, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
People with depression or bipolar disorder were found to have a larger hypothalamus, compared with healthy control subjects, in a study published in Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavia.
A multicenter study determined several clinical factors increase the risk of treatment-resistant depression, with symptom severity as the most prominent predictor.