The finding brings new insight to long-held theories of the causes of depression and could lead to the development of novel and more effective antidepressant drugs.
Scientists have discovered the human herpesvirus HHV-6 in the neurons of people who lived with bipolar or severe depression.
A new study published Wednesday in The Lancet Psychiatry journal suggests that when done in moderation, it leads to better mental health as well.
A review of recent studies suggests mitochondria may be the root cause of depression, providing an opportunity for novel antidepressant medication.
In a Journal of Traumatic Stress study of military veterans, lesbian, gay, and bisexual (LGB) veterans were twice as likely to have experienced sexual assault while...
Researchers surveyed more than 520 undergraduate students attending schools in Warsaw.
Many people with autism entertain thoughts of suicide and yet show few obvious signs of their distress. Some scientists are identifying risks — and solutions —...
Getting over a major depressive order becomes harder with age, according to a new study by researchers at VU University Medical Center in Amsterdam.
The study, “Trigger warning: Empirical evidence ahead,” published last week in the Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry, concludes that trigger warnings may not be...
A deficiency of acetyl-L-carnitine could result in resistance to certain antidepressants, new research has found.