Latest Institute of Psychiatry Stories

2009-10-06 09:55:13

Over 90% of people with mental, neurological, and substance use (MNS) disorders in low and middle income countries go untreated, an inequity known as the mental health "treatment gap."

2009-05-18 06:55:00

New research suggests that stimulating the brain by working longer into senior years could possibly prevent Alzheimer’s disease.

2008-12-06 12:55:00

New research from the UK suggests that men of higher intelligence tend to produce better quality sperm.

2008-12-04 14:30:00

Fording psychiatric patients to take their medication is not an effective practice, according to new research in the UK.

2008-11-11 09:52:37

Babies who receive incubator care after birth are two to three times less likely to suffer depression as adults according to a new study published in the journal Pyschiatry Research.

2008-10-14 06:00:36

TheraGenetics Limited, a personalized medicine diagnostics company that is developing and commercializing a portfolio of pharmacogenetic diagnostic tests to guide and improve the treatment of central nervous system (CNS) disorders, announced today the appointment of its new Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

2008-02-04 13:00:00

A few months from now, new genetic tests will be available over the Internet that will allow people to find out, through sending off a saliva sample, if they possess a genetic variability that increases their risk of bipolar depression or schizophrenia.

2007-10-31 09:00:56

COSTA MESA, Calif., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CNS Response, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: CNSO) announced today that Henry T. Harbin, MD has been appointed to the Company's Board of Directors. A psychiatrist with over 30- years experience in the behavioral health field, Dr.

2004-12-14 08:50:47

British scientists say they've identified a third area of the brain involved in language, a finding that seems to confirm previous theories.

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