Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) may improve gross motor function, disability, and quality of life (QoL) among patients recovering from stroke, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
A recent genome-wide association study (GWAS) performed by investigators from the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) has found potential new indications for existing drugs for the treatment of various psychiatric disorders.
There are more neglectful than permissive primary caregivers of children and adolescents with substance use disorders who have received drug abuse treatment compared to the general population, according to a Thai study.
Social isolation, particularly from relatives and friends, is correlated both with loneliness and depressive symptoms, a new Singapore study has shown. Moreover, loneliness was also associated with depressive symptoms independent of any social isolation indicator.
One-third of dementia cases globally can be prevented by addressing nine lifestyle factors at different stages of life, beginning from better education during childhood, according to a report from The Lancet Commission on Dementia Prevention, Intervention, and Care.
Integrating cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) for depression with adherence counselling using the Life-Steps approach (CBT-AD) might be helpful for individuals living with HIV/AIDS and depression, suggests a new study.
Young children may learn deception for their benefit within 10 days, a new study shows. Moreover, the children’s capacities for hiding truthful information and for representing mental life determine the rate at which they learn deception.