Federal regulators are investigating the deaths of two patients who received injections of a longer-lasting version of Eli Lilly’s antipsychotic Zyprexa.
Scientists are using avatars to help schizophrenia patients confront their phobias. Read more on our companion blog, NewsFeed.
Just weeks before psychiatry’s new diagnostic “bible”—the DSM 5— is set to be released, the world’s major funder of mental health research has announced that it will not use the new diagnostic system to guide its …
It’s easy to appreciate the seasonality of winter blues, but web searches show that other disorders may ebb and flow with the weather as well.
The results are the first to suggest a trans-generational contributor to the developmental disorder.
A new study investigates how anger associated with delusions — not simply being out of touch with reality — is critical in determining whether psychosis turns violent.
Study highlights surprising rate of victimization of the mentally ill
It’s not just the victims of bullying that experience long-term consequences; bullies themselves are also at risk of mental health issues later in life.
Genes connected to the two disorders may only be active for a brief window of time.
Smoking has long been tolerated in psychiatric institutes, but administrators want to ban the habit
Yoga does the body good, and according to a new study, it may ease the mind as well.
The latest research suggests that preventing psychiatrists from sharing their patients’ records with their other doctors may actually do more harm than good.