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Latest Causes of mental disorders Stories

2013-03-08 00:22:52

Many lines of evidence indicate that schizophrenia is a disorder of neurodevelopment.

2011-09-05 11:54:28

A major landmark study released today by the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ECNP) sheds new light on the state of Europe's mental and neurological health.

2010-08-18 15:01:24

For more than a century, clinical investigators have focused on early life as a source of adult psychopathology.

2009-07-29 14:55:28

Around one in five young people in the U.S. have a current mental, emotional, or behavioral disorder. About half of all adults with mental disorders recalled that their disorders began by their mid-teens and three-quarters by their mid-20s.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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