Controversy surrounds the inclusion of nutritional supplements in mental health treatments, with much research proving inconclusive. A major new review now explains which supplements have shown the most promise for specific mental health conditions. “While there has been a long-standing interest in the use of nutrient supplements in the treatment of mental illness, the topic […]
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For Michael, getting enough sleep isn’t just an important part of staying healthy. It’s a matter of life or death. “Really, the whole sleep-wake cycle and the amount of sleep and things is so pivotal,” he said. “I mean, it’s really a starting point for everything.” Michael’s troubles started in his early 30s, when he […]
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The potential of artificial intelligence and machine learning approaches to identify mental illness continues to be an exciting area of research. According to a paper presented at the Canadian Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Mashrura Tasnim, PhD student, and Eleni Stroulia, PhD, professor in the department of computing science at University of Alberta, Canada, developed a […]
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A new study has found that people with bipolar disorder have a higher risk of developing Parkinson’s disease. Also, having bipolar disorder of a higher severity seems to increase the risk even further. Previous studies have found links between depression and Parkinson’s disease, but few have examined whether a link exists between bipolar disorder and […]
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