First physiological test for schizophrenia and depression

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The new method could lead to earlier and better defined treatments for people around the world.

Social media can increase feelings of isolation

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Study of young adults raises serious questions about the risks of becoming obsessed with platforms like Facebook and Snapchat.

Depression as risky as obesity for the heart

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A major study has shown the real impact of depression on your overall physical health.

Stroke survivors at high risk of developing depression

Experts say if the depression is left untreated, it can heighten the risk of another stroke.

Genetic breakthrough sheds new light on depression

The research has been described as a game-changer in understanding the condition.

The Simple Low-Cost Way To Treat Depression

This could be the key to getting treatment to more people in need.

Genes Could Make Us Prone To Happiness And Depression

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Genes could make people more sensitive to their environment.

Gene Therapy Could Unlock Treatments For Depression

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New hope for millions of patients who aren't helped by current therapies.