Psychosocial interventions are reliably associated with improved immunity and appear to be a feasible way to improve immune-related health, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis in JAMA Psychiatry.
Psych Congress Steering Committee member Rakesh Jain, MD, MPH, speaks with general psychiatrist Abbey Strauss, MD, MSW, about the history, chemistry, and potential use of the neurotransmitter glutamate.
COVID-19 could cause delirium in 1 in 4 patients during hospitalization as well as the possibility of depression, anxiety, and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) afterward, according to a published systematic review and meta-analysis.
A single dose of degarelix statistically significantly reduced the risk of committing child sexual abuse in help-seeking men with pedophilic disorder 2 weeks after the initial injection, according to a study published in JAMA Psychiatry.
Adults with a history of cannabis dependence had dramatically lower rates of positive mental health, and were less likely to have lived without psychiatric disorders or addictions in the past year, a study found.