The Danish OPUS early intervention services for first-episode psychosis have not only maintained its efficacy following implementation as a standard treatment but have paralleled or even exceeded many of the effects noted during the randomized trial of the intervention, reports a study.
Three surrogate measures of insulin resistance are positively associated with incident major depressive disorder among adults with no history of depression or anxiety disorder, results of the Netherlands Study of Depression and Anxiety (NESDA) have shown. Moreover, the development of prediabetes between study enrolment and 2-year visit also predicts incident major depressive disorder.
Reopening workplaces and establishments after the lifting of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) lockdowns leads to an increase in physical activity as well as notable shifts in sleep patterns and mental wellbeing, according to a recent Singapore study.
Men with depression appear to have poor semen quality parameters, including volume, concentration, count, and motility, a study has found. Furthermore, the association between depression and semen quality does not seem to be mediated by oxidative stress.
The belief that individuals who commit nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) are doing it only to seek attention only perpetuates the stigma and prevents these people from seeking appropriate treatment and psychological care, according to a Singapore study.
Opioid fills are common among women who have undergone hysterectomy, and those with preoperative anxiety and depression are more prone to persistent use and related complications, according to a study.
New drug applications approved by US FDA as of 01-15 October 2021 which
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include Tentative Approvals. Supplemental approvals may have occurred
since the original approval date.