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Around the world, women are more likely than men to be diagnosed with depression.
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Water insecurity isn’t only a physical health matter. It’s a mental health issue, too.
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Ryan Tomm supports his Indigenous Canadian community through research and outreach.
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Fluctuating levels of estrogen during a period known as perimenopause can wreak havoc on the mental health of women in midlife.
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Cognitive behavioral therapy is proving to work well, but only for some patients.
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Working out buffs up the body — and perhaps the mind, too. New research is revealing how physical activity can reduce and even ward off depression, anxiety and other psychological ailments.
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Find out ways to improve your brain health and achieve your 2022 New Year’s resolutions.
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How neuroscientists elucidated the neural underpinnings that link learning and reward.
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Mice born without this small group of neurons don’t find touch rewarding and become more sensitive to the negative effects of stress.
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Perspective taking can help us understand what it’s like to live with Huntington’s disease.
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Amid decades of growing antidepressant use, the drugs are showing up in aquatic environments. Even vanishingly small concentrations of these drugs can change fish’s brains and alter their behavior.
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Some researchers suspect these bacterial ancestors living within our cells may contribute to a wide range of neurological and psychiatric disorders.
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Light influences the brain more than you can imagine.
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