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For many people, the winter poses an onslaught of a seasonal depression known as seasonal affective disorder, or SAD.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of December 7, 2020.
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Basic research in mice turned into a “Eureka!” moment in the lab of Jamie Maguire.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of November 2, 2020.
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Understanding how the anesthetic and club drug works ushered in a paradigm shift for depression and mental health.
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For years, anecdotal reports suggested microdosing can improve mood and reduce depression and anxiety. Now, scientists are trying to figure out whether it’s all hype, a salve for our unhappiness, or something in between.
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As physicians attempt to identify mental illness, they face a diagnostic system that includes nearly 300 disorders. To improve the system, researchers look into genetics.
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And other neuroscience news for the week of February 10, 2020.
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Neuroscience research is advancing what we know about depression, and helping us develop treatments for it.
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The risks of antidepressants during pregnancy are minimal — and they pale in comparison to the risks of not treating depression.
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The first new antidepressant medication in decades, ketamine is a game changer for depression treatment.
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Around the world, women are more likely than men to be diagnosed with depression.
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