Adults with vs without cerebral palsy (CP) are at increased risk of mental health disorders, some of which may be more evident in individuals with comorbid neurodevelopmental disorders, suggests a recent study.
Individuals who are most at risk for developing chronic post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the aftermath of trauma may be identified by evaluating the proinflammatory immune response to trauma exposure in the emergency department immediately after such experience, according to a study.
Switching from a tricyclic antidepressant to a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor or the other way around, following failure of or side-effects to the first antidepressant appears to be a viable strategy to achieve response among patients with major depressive disorder, a study has found.
Lower fertility-related quality of life (QOL) and depression show a robust association with erectile dysfunction in men of couples with unexplained infertility, but neither of these is associated with spermatogenesis or testosterone levels, according to a study.
Fibromyalgia patients with comorbid insomnia more often receive prescription medications for fibromyalgia and use ambulatory care services relative to their counterparts without the sleep disorder, according to a study, suggesting that comorbidity with insomnia substantially increases its burden.
Eating healthy foods, especially those following the Mediterranean dietary pattern, or avoiding proinflammatory diet appears to exert a protective effect on the risk of depression, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Vortioxetine 5-20 mg/day lessens depression and anxiety severity in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) and high levels of anxiety, as observed in a meta-analysis of 10 randomised, placebo-controlled, 6/8-week trials.