Research Literature From The Mental Health Community

 

 

Source:  Newswise: MedNews; Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation (JHTR) –

Obesity And Overweight Linked to Long-Term Health Problems After Traumatic Brain Injury

 

 

Source:  PsychCentral –

6 Surprising Signs That You’re Struggling With Depression

 

 

Source:  The Lancet Psychiatry

Very Late-Onset Schizophrenia-Like Psychosis: Positive Findings But Questions Remain Unanswered

 

 

Source:  Science Daily; Cornell University

The Gender Bias of Names: Surnames Standing Solo Gives Men Advantage

 

 

Source:  Health Minute; Neurology

Is Diabetes Linked to Parkinson’s Disease?

 

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Depression and Early Treatment

It’s vital that members of society with mild depression enter therapy as quickly as possible to reduce/eliminate symptoms.  Left untreated (or delaying treatment), the condition can exacerbate, leading to severe depression, and then a breakdown of neurotransmitters. Another reason for early therapy is because Depression Increases Heart Failure by 40%.

 

 

 

 

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Metabolic Difficulties and Sleep Loss

The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology (2014) reported, “An increasing number of epidemiological studies show an association between short sleep duration, sleep disturbances, and circadian desynchronisation of sleep with adverse metabolic traits, in particular obesity and Type 2 Diabetes.”  You can read the summary titled, The Metabolic Burden of Sleep Loss.

 

Reference

The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. (2014). The Metabolic Burden of Sleep Loss. The Lancet. 

 

 

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