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Early recognition, treatment can control obsessive-compulsive disorder


April 2nd, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 02 (ANI): Researchers have suggested that appropriate early recognition and treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder, which is often diagnosed too late in children and adolescents, can positively affect the course of ... Read more...

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Blame your serotonin levels for being a crybaby


July 16th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Always end up crying while watching a movie high on emotional quotient? Well, blame your serotonin levels for it, says a new study.Frederick van der Veen of the ... Read more...

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Antidepressant may help improve cognitive function after stroke


February 2nd, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 2 (ANI): Antidepressant escitalopram may help improve thinking, learning and memory skills in stroke patients, says a new study.The study has been published in the February issue of Archives of ... Read more...

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Common antidepressant drugs linked to delayed lactation


January 27th, 2010 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 27 (ANI): Women who take commonly used forms of antidepressant drugs may experience delayed lactation after giving birth and may need additional support to achieve their breastfeeding goals, according to ... Read more...

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Popular antidepressant ‘increases suicidal thoughts amongst men’


October 15th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 15 (ANI): Nortriptyline, a popular antidepressant, causes a ten-fold increase in suicidal thoughts in men when compared to its competitor escitalopram, a new study has found.Published in the open access ... Read more...

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Viagra boosts libido in women with antidepressant-related sexual dysfunction


July 23rd, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , July 23 (ANI): Apart from its much-publicised role in boosting libido, Viagra or sildenafil is also found to improve sexual dysfunction caused due to antidepressants in women, says a ... Read more...

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Anti-depressants may act as potential saviours against HIV/AIDS


May 9th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 9 (ANI): A new study has revealed that anti-depressants may act as potential saviours against HIV/AIDS by enhancing the immune function of natural killer (NK) cells.A group of researchers ... Read more...

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Prozac may aid in limiting disease activity in multiple sclerosis


May 1st, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by admin
London , May 1 (ANI): A new research has revealed that the antidepressant Prozac may aid in limiting disease activity in the relapsing remitting form of multiple sclerosis (MS).In the study, ... Read more...

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Researchers probing genes, drugs, brain scans to find better anxiety treatments


April 19th, 2008 - 12:55 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Apr 19 (ANI): A University of Michigan Medical research team is exploring the link between brain activity, genetics and medication to find out better anxiety treatments for those who ... Read more...

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Combination therapy helps teens with treatment-resistant depression


February 27th, 2008 - 12:15 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Teenagers who dont respond to a first antidepressant medication to help them get rid of their blues, are more likely to improve if they switch to a combination ... Read more...

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Psychotherapy helps in treating post-traumatic stress disorder in early stages


December 9th, 2007 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 9 (ANI): A recent study conducted at the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology (ANCP) has revealed that psychotherapy helps in treating the post-traumatic stress disorder (PSTD) in early stages.The research, led ... Read more...

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