Researchers have identified a mechanism shared by mutations in the SHANK3 and ADNP genes. The genes have been associated with the development of ASD and schizophrenia.
People living in areas with higher social vulnerabilities are more likely to face worse mental and physical outcomes following a traumatic injury.
Study reports medications for ADHD have little detectable impact on how much a child with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder learns in the classroom. However, the medications helped children retain attention, improve classroom behavior, and improve seat-time work.
Researchers report that gender-affirming hormone therapy improves both physical and psychological satisfaction for those who use the treatment to attain their true gender identity.
Cognitive abnormalities associated with schizophrenia may be traced to altered activity in the thalamus during adolescence.
Researchers investigate why we "space out" and stop paying attention to the world around us when we become engrossed in social media posts.
Young children who experience social isolation are at risk of being diagnosed with ADHD and face loneliness as adults, a new study reports.
Researchers explore the effect psychedelics have on the brain and how they are effective at treating depression.
Physical stress responses such as nail-biting or fidgeting may have evolved to show we are in a weakened state, prompting others to act more positively toward us.