Howard Solomon, 94, Dies; His Business Success Had a Personal Connection
After one of his sons fell into a deep depression, he helped him recover. He later licensed an antidepressant that was a boon to his pharmaceutical company.
ConclusionaVNS ameliorates gastric motility and improves the mental state in the FD-like rat, probably via inhibiting the CRF pathway.
The number of outpatient visits for mental health and substance use by physicians jumped 27% in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic, astudy published today inJAMA Network Open has found.“We observed increases in mental health and substance use visits during the COVID-19 pandemic that, consistent with surveys finding high levels of self-reported anxiety, depression, and stress in physicians during the pandemic, may indicate worsening physician mental health,” wrote Daniel T. Myr an, M.D., M.P.H., of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute in Canada and colleagues.The researchers analyzed data from the records...
My years teaching in universities – and my own children – have changed my attitude to the storm of disability our young people faceI ’ve been teaching at Australian universities for 25 years now. I began when I was 27 – I’m now 52. This means I’ve been next to university students since 1996, and if you’re curious about these things, you see patterns begin to emerge.Every parent, every aunt or uncle, every grandparent, and in fact anyone who has anything to do with young people today is anxious about one thing: anxiety. It seems it ’s on the rise. Itison the rise. Each semeste...
Despite the optimistic note of this study, many scientists believe a blood test for depression is impossible.
Conditions: Suicide and Self-harm; Suicide; Suicide, Attempted; Suicidal Ideation Interventions: Behavioral: Mobile Application to Prevent Suicide (MAPS); Behavioral: EMA Monitoring Only Sponsors: Butler Hospital; National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH); Brown University Not yet recruiting
Condition: Major Depressive Disorder Interventions: Device: Transcranial direct current stimulation; Device: Sham Transcranial direct current stimulation Sponsors: Flow Neuroscience AB; University of Texas; University of East London Not yet recruiting
Doctors were already struggling with burnout; the COVID-19 pandemic didn't help.Medscape Medical News
People who experience symptoms of depression may be more susceptible to online misinformation about COVID-19 vaccines, a study published Friday by JAMA Network Open found.
Depression is associated with a significantly increased cumulative incidence of, and risk for, atrial fibrillation, new research suggests.Medscape Medical News
CONCLUSION: The results alert all institutions, organisations and departments that cater to services and development of youth, to be sensitive towards risk factors of suicidality. The study advocates youth mental health promotion clinics to be equipped with measures/interventions to identify and manage such risk factors. This study has implications for Youth mental health promotion in India and other similar South-East Asian countries.PMID:35057650 | DOI:10.1177/00207640211070399