The combination of maternal pregestational diabetes mellitus plus severe obesity is associated with a heightened risk of several psychiatric and mild neurodevelopmental disorders in offspring compared with either obesity or diabetes alone, a study suggests.
A care management program conducted via telephone for caregivers of patients with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia is associated with improved outcomes for both patients and carers, according to a new study in the United States.
Individuals with attention deficiency hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or anxiety are at greater risk of developing bipolar disorder, according to a study. Moreover, the risk further increases in those who have received diagnoses of both ADHD and anxiety.
A diagnosis of depression increases the risk of mortality and hospital readmission due to myocardial infarction (MI) in patients with stable coronary artery disease (CAD), according to a Canadian study presented at the recent American College of Cardiology’s 65th Annual Scientific Session in Chicago, Illinois, US.