Mental Health Research News

14 Jun

Surprising new link between inflammation and mental illness

Date: June 14, 2017 Source: Boston Children's Hospital Summary: Up to 75 percent of patients with systemic lupus erythematosus -- an incurable aut ...

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27 Jun

More than half of all opioid prescriptions go to people with mental illness

Date: June 27, 2017 Source: University of Michigan Summary: Fifty-one percent of all opioid medications distributed in the US each year are prescr ...

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16 Jun

Early stress confers lifelong vulnerability causing alterations in a specific brain region

Date: June 15, 2017 Source: The Mount Sinai Hospital / Mount Sinai School of Medicine Summary: A new study establishes mechanism by which an early ...

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07 Jul

Marijuana and vulnerability to psychosis

Date: July 5, 2017 Source: University of Montreal Summary: The link between marijuana use and psychotic-like experiences has been confirmed in a C ...

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