A new study reveals neural circuitry is hyperactivated by performing certain tasks for children with a family history of schizophrenia, compare to peers without this family history. As the differences in brain function appear prior to the onset of psychiatric symptoms, researchers believe the findings could point to vulnerability markers for schizophrenia.
A new study reports Hispanic people not only tend to develop symptoms of Alzheimer's earlier than other racial groups, they also show earlier manifestations of neuropsychiatric symptoms associated with the disease.
Researchers discovered a part of the brain involved in future behavioral changes, the dorsomedial prefrontal cortex, had greater activation when smokers were exposed to anti-smoking messages with stronger arguments as opposed to weaker arguments.
Ketamine may improve brain functions involved in mood regulation, researchers report.
Antioxidant shows promise as treatment for certain features of autism, Stanford study finds A specific antioxidant supplement may be an...
Researchers report antioxidant supplements and amino acids, such as Taurine, can help to reduce symptoms of psychosis.
According to a new study, chronic stress and anxiety can lead to an increased risk for depression and even Alzheimer's disease.
A JAMA Psychiatry study reports the detrimental effect of childhood bullying decreases over time.