Canadian scientists find a molecule indicating depression

In people who suffer from depressive states, the amount of miRNAs, molecules found only in primates and in humans, decreases in the brain. This discovery will provide an opportunity to approach the development and creation of new antidepressants aimed at increasing the concentration of this molecule. This conclusion was made by Canadian researchers from McGill […]

A simple blood test will help diagnose depression

A team from Northwestern University said a blood test could help diagnose depression. It turns out that in the blood of people suffering from this disease there are special chemicals. This means that in the future, the determination of depression will become possible not only through routine testing. In their work, the researchers used blood samples from […]

Scientists have compared fresh water with antidepressants

According to leading experts, they were able to find out that there is a certain relationship between the properties of fresh water and the number of patients diagnosed with clinical depression. So, scientists have found that a “heavy” liquid is able to exert an effect similar to antidepressant on a person. According to experts, by 2020, […]

Aspirin Helps Eliminate Depression

Scientists have suggested that depression is not due to psychological problems, but is a consequence of a person’s physical condition. If it comes to depression, then the use of antidepressants immediately comes to mind. However, according to scientists from Cambridge University, the treatment of depressive conditions may consist in the use of antibacterial and anti-inflammatory drugs. […]

Bruxism in children

Bruxism (unintentional gnashing of teeth) is a fairly common problem among both children and adults. Such symptoms are observed in 7-20% of adults and in 25-50% of children. More often bruxism is observed in preschool children. Bruxism is a pathological condition that is accompanied by episodic day or night rhythmic activity of the masticatory muscles and friction […]

Callousness and Stiffness Syndrome – Asperger Syndrome

In psychiatry, there are a number of psychological disorders, described in detail and not questioned when making a diagnosis. This psychological disorder used to be equated with autism. But the famous Austrian psychiatrist Hans Asperger studied in detail the behavioral characteristics of people with this deviation and found out that it is radically different from autism. This syndrome […]

Female sexual disorders – how to overcome them?

Experts are confident in the purely psychological reason for the development of various female abnormalities in the field of sexual life. As a rule, female sexual disorders relate to the inability to receive satisfaction from sexual intercourse. Problems in sexual life are the woman’s reluctance to engage in sexual relations (lack of attraction) for a long time, […]

Scientists say that Twitter helps identify psychopaths

Scientists from the USA after conducting a special analysis of various messages on the social network Twitter found that they can recognize users suffering from mental disorders. Specialists from Johns Hopkins University were able to identify users of the social network Twitter with mental illnesses and disorders. A detailed report on the work of specialists is […]