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Devastating Impact of Poverty on Children's Mental Health

Children who move into poverty are more likely to suffer from social, emotional and behavioural problems than children who remain out of poverty, shows new University of Liverpool research.
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How the Brain Turns Chronic Stress into Pathological Anxiety

Anxiety and stress disorders affect millions of people worldwide. In a new study, researchers at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have described
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Novel Blood Test to Help Diagnose Schizophrenia More Quickly

Schizophrenia is a chronic, severe mental disorder that affects approximately 1% of the United States adult population and influences how a person thinks, feels, and behaves.
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Sexual Orientation Plays No Role in Mental Health Risk

Homosexual and bisexual people are no more likely to be at risk of poor mental health compared to their straight counterparts, reveal the results of an Australian study.
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App Developed to Aid Taxi Drivers Mental Health

Researchers in Australia have developed a mobile application to monitor and improve the mental health of taxi drivers. Researchers from the University
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Genetic Similarities Between Subgroups of Patients With Major Depressive Disorder

Five major mental illnesses - autism, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), bipolar disorder, major depressive disorder (MDD) and schizophrenia
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It is Necessary To Understand Perpetrators' Psychology to Prevent Future Crimes

Amid the controversy surrounding Bhopal resident Udayan Das, who was arrested for allegedly killing his parents and live-in partner, experts have called
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'The One, Who Gives Up, Wins': Jena University Psychologists

Depression is a common but serious mood disorder. About 19 million American adults are living with major depression."If at first you don't succeed, try,
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Shift in National Priorities Recommended to Prevent Mental Disorder in Youth

Even under ideal circumstances, growing up is hard enough. But when there is ongoing conflict or chaos in homes or communities, or when parents are mentally ill, growing up can feel almost impossible.
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Susceptibility Genes for Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar disorder (BD) is a common psychiatric disorder with a lifetime prevalence of approximately 1%. It is characterized by mood swings between positive
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