Changes in sensor-derived behavioural features using a smartphone are associated with subsequent changes in mental health symptoms among people with elevated symptoms of depression, but there appears to be no evidence that depression changes correlate with subsequent changes in sensed behaviours, according to a study.
Low-waged migrant workers in Singapore suffer from a high mental health burden amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, driven by fears for their health and jobs and compounded by their poor access to quality health services, according to a recent study.
During the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic, burnout has become prevalent among gastroenterologists in Southeast Asia, driven strongly by fears of getting infected and the stress of reduced income, according to a Singapore study presented at the recently concluded Asian Pacific Digestive Week 2021 (APDW 2021).
A recent cohort study showed an increased risk of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) hospitalization and mortality as well as a lower rate of vaccination in individuals with schizophrenia compared with the general population.
Therapist-guided internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy (ICBT*) was an effective intervention for children and adolescents with social anxiety disorder (SAD) compared with internet-delivered supportive therapy (ISUPPORT**), a study has shown.
Transgender adults had a higher likelihood of experiencing subjective cognitive decline (SCD) and SCD-related functional limitations compared with their cisgender counterparts, according to a study presented at AAIC 2021.
For patients presenting with mild-to-moderate depressive symptoms in Singapore, internet-based cognitive behavioural therapy (iCBT) yields meaningful reductions in symptoms of depression, anxiety, and psychological distress, as shown in a study.
Having unmet daily needs harms the emotional state of family cancer caregivers (FCC), especially during the intermediate and chronic treatment phases of the disease, according to a recent Singapore study.