Psychiatric Disorders Resource Center

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New Genetic Links to Schizophrenia

Researchers have discovered 83 new chromosomal sites harboring inherited variations in the genetic code linked to schizophrenia.

Smoking Bans to Reduce Suicide Rates?

A new study has found that state-level interventions to reduce smoking are associated with a reduction in suicide risk.

Smoking Cessation, Pregnancy, & ADHD

Children of women who use nicotine replacement products during pregnancy may also have an increased risk of ADHD.

Could Mild TBI Symptoms Be PTSD?

Persistent symptoms lasting three months after mild traumatic brain injury should be considered part of the hyperarousal dimension of PTSD.

Common Gene Variants Linked to Autism

New research has found that the majority of the genetic risk for autism is due to a common genetic variation, rather than rare or spontaneous ...

Stress, Depression Up Stroke Risk

For middle-aged and older adults, stress, hostility, and depressive symptoms are associated with increased risk of stroke.

Interrupted Sleep vs. Too Little Sleep

Interrupted sleep may be as harmful to cognition and mood as getting too little sleep.

Pharmacogenetics and Psychiatric Drugs

Review this new chart on pharmacogenetic considerations for psychiatric drugs for quick information when you need it.

Videos

News

Vitamin D Deficiency Linked to Schizophrenia

Individuals with vitamin D deficiency have a more than two-fold risk of schizophrenia.

New Genetic Links to Schizophrenia Discovered

Researchers have unmasked 108 chromosomal sites harboring inherited variations in the genetic code linked to schizophrenia, of which 83 have never been reported before in the largest genomic dragnet of any psychiatric disorder to date.

Could Mild TBI Symptoms Be PTSD?

Persistent symptoms lasting three months after mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) do not represent postconcussion syndrome (PCS) and should be considered part of the hyperarousal dimension of posttraumatic stress disorder.

Feature Articles

Unconventional, Psychedelic Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Unconventional, Psychedelic Treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

MPR reports on unconventional treatments for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).

Possessed by Possessions: Hoarding Disorder Diagnosis and Treatment

Possessed by Possessions: Hoarding Disorder Diagnosis and Treatment

MPR reports on the impacts of hoarding disorder and provides insight into currently available and novel treatment approaches.

Diabetes, Schizophrenia Dual Diagnosis: How to Tailor Treatment

Diabetes, Schizophrenia Dual Diagnosis: How to Tailor Treatment

Dietary supervision may have driven the patient out of his facility.

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