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Genes trigger roots of bipolar disorder?


September 2nd, 2012 - 4:30 pm ICT by IANS
Berlin, Sep 2 (IANS) Researchers have discovered how genes trigger manic symptoms of bipolar disorder.People suffering from bipolar disorder alternate between two extreme states, depressive phase which includes depression, diminished ... Read more...

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Women cat lovers may end up killing themselves


July 3rd, 2012 - 11:39 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 3 (IANS) Women cat owners are likely to develop mental health problems and commit suicide since they could be infected with a common parasite which can be caught ... Read more...

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Childhood abuse may cause suicidal thoughts in adulthood


April 25th, 2012 - 6:07 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, April 25 (IANS) Children who suffer physical abuse are likely to harbour suidical thoughts as adults, a new study from the University of Toronto has said.According to the report, ... Read more...

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Women linked to drug abuse at depression risk


November 14th, 2011 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) Women linked to drug abuse in any form -- as partners of drug abusers or narcotics consumers themselves -- are more vulnerable to mental health ... Read more...

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Scientists identify genetic link to suicidal behaviour


October 9th, 2011 - 7:11 pm ICT by IANS
Toronto, Oct 9 (IANS) Blame a specific gene if you are having morbidily suicidal thoughts about life in general.Neuroscientists have unearthed evidence that links a specific gene to suicidal behaviour, ... Read more...

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Minaj had suicidal thoughts!


October 9th, 2011 - 5:22 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) Singer Nicki Minaj has admitted she had suicidal thoughts when she was younger and struggling for career success.The 28-year-old rapper was frustrated when she kept losing ... Read more...

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Problem-solving therapy may prevent suicides


September 30th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 30 (IANS) Problem-solving therapy (PST) may prevent suicides by helping people overcome a state of acute hopelessness and desperation, says new research.The trial assessed the efficacy of this ... Read more...

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Former Olympic star Huegill admits using drugs


September 25th, 2011 - 1:05 pm ICT by IANS
Canberra, Sep 25 (IANS) Australia's champion swimmer Geoff Huegill has revealed that he abused recreational drugs and had suicidal thoughts when he retired from swimming after the 2004 Athens Olympics.It ... Read more...

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‘King of Infomercials’ Donald Lapre arrested


June 24th, 2011 - 11:50 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Phoenix, June 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) ‘King of Infomercials’ Donald Lapre has been arrested. He was on the run after he didn’t appear for his arraignment hearing in Phoenix, which was scheduled for ... Read more...

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Antidepressants ‘do not cure all depression symptoms completely’


April 22nd, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 22 (ANI): Antidepressants do not cure all depression symptoms completely, according to a new study.After analyzing data from the largest study on the treatment of depression, researchers at UT Southwestern ... Read more...

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Anti-depressants help but may rob you of sleep


April 21st, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 21 (IANS) Anti-depressants cut both ways -- they may banish your blues but can also cheat you of sleep and affect your concentration, a study says. These findings ... Read more...

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Acne is more than a nuisance for some adolescents


March 16th, 2011 - 2:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 16 (ANI): New research has revealed that depression and other psychological disorders may be more prevalent in adolescent acne patients.Steve Feldman, a professor of Dermatology at Wake Forest Baptist, conducted ... Read more...

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Study says that teens having eating disorders are prone to suicide


March 15th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has found that teenagers suffering from eating disorders are more likely to have suicidal thoughts.According to the study, the main eating disorders that ... Read more...

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First international index to predict suicidal behavior developed


March 10th, 2011 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Currently, there is no method for evaluating a person's likelihood of thinking about or trying to commit suicide. But an international group of scientists, in which the Hospital ... Read more...

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Man claims Glaxo drug made him a ‘gay sex addict’


February 1st, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Paris, Feb 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 51-year-old French man claims that he was turned into a “compulsive gay sex addict” after taking a Parkinson’s drug. Didier Jambart is subsequently on the ... Read more...

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New York Senator wants to ban drugs sold as ‘bath salts’


January 31st, 2011 - 8:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, Jan 31 (THAINDIAN NEWS) New York senator Charles Schumer, is leading a campaign to have the synthetic drug which is often sold as bath salt banned.The availability of the drug ... Read more...

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America faces new drug problem in the form of ‘bath salts’


January 25th, 2011 - 4:06 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): America is facing a new drug problem in the form of bath salts that are being sold under names like 'Ivory Wave', 'White Lightning' and 'Hurricane Charlie'.But they ... Read more...

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Bath salts are a growing drug problem


January 24th, 2011 - 8:28 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Jan 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Authorities in the United States are scrambling to ban the sale of bath salts that are sold under several names.Authorities have identified that the chemical which ... Read more...

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Kids with divorced parents ‘have more suicidal thoughts’


January 20th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): A new study has revealed that adult children of divorce are more likely to have seriously considered suicide than their peers from intact families.University of Toronto investigators examined ... Read more...

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Family acceptance protects LGBT youth against depression, suicide


December 7th, 2010 - 11:16 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 7 (ANI): Scientists have established a link between accepting family attitudes and behaviours towards their lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) children and significantly decreased risk and better overall health ... Read more...

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‘Depressed ex-NY cop threatened to kill Obama to grab attention,’ family claims


November 27th, 2010 - 2:37 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Nov 27 (ANI): The family members of an ex-New York cop who has been busted for threatening to kill US President Barack Obama, has defended him saying that it ... Read more...

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People With Severe Acne Have Increased Suicide Risk


November 13th, 2010 - 1:26 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Nov 12 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study suggests that the increased suicide risk in users of the drug Isotretinoin, which is sold under names including Accutane, Roaccutane, Clarus, Decutan and others, may ... Read more...

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‘Gene fix’ to treat depression


October 22nd, 2010 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 22 (IANS) A shot of genes could help treat severe depression, according to scientists.Anti-depressants don't work for everyone and can cause side-effects from suicide and suicidal thoughts to self-harm, anxiety, ... Read more...

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Mild electric shocks could help ease your blues


October 12th, 2010 - 12:41 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 12 (IANS) A device that emits a mild electric shock to your forehead nerves during sleep could help cure blues.The mobile phone sized gadget is wired up to two ... Read more...

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Two women die in a copycat ‘chemical’ suicide pact


October 1st, 2010 - 5:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 1 (IANS) Two young women have allegedly killed themselves in a copycat suicide pact by inhaling toxic gas in an airtight room in Britain, police said.The pair, believed to be ... Read more...

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JK Rowling tells Oprah Winfrey of her battle with suicidal demons


September 26th, 2010 - 2:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 26 (ANI): Harry Potter author JK Rowling has opened her heart to Oprah Winfrey about the depression she suffered before finding fame.Rowling talked about depression that drove her to ... Read more...

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Now, ‘magic’ drug that treats severe depression in just few hours


August 20th, 2010 - 12:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 20 (ANI): Yale scientists have discovered a new drug that shows anti-depressant effects in hours, rather than weeks or months.Yale scientists found that, in rats, ketamine not only quickly improves ... Read more...

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Man, 62, jailed for raping friend’s drugged wife


August 6th, 2010 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
Wellington, Aug 6 (IANS) In a shocking case, a New Zealand court Friday sentenced a 62-year-old man to nine years in prison for sexually assaulting a woman in tandem with her husband ... Read more...

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Quit-smoking drug ‘instigates suicidal tendencies’


August 4th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 4 (ANI): As many as 15 people have committed suicide and hundreds have thought of killing themselves while taking the popular quit-smoking pill 'Champix' since 2008, data from Australia's drug ... Read more...

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Epilepsy Drugs Linked To Increased Suicide Risks


July 29th, 2010 - 12:20 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to new research which has been done on the subject of epilepsy drugs, it has been discovered that these types of medications can cause a higher risk ... Read more...

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Study: Newer Epilepsy drugs linked to suicide?


July 28th, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 28 (THAINDIAN NEWS) According to a new research findings, newer epilepsy drugs might be associated with suicidal thoughts compared to the older ones.Epilepsy drugs were linked to suicidal thoughts ... Read more...

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Certain epilepsy drugs may increase suicide risk


July 27th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 27 (ANI): A new study shows that only certain epilepsy drugs may increase the risk of suicide.Newer drugs with a higher risk of causing depression than other epilepsy drugs, ... Read more...

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FDA Panel Rejects Vivus’ Weight Loss Pill Qnexa


July 19th, 2010 - 8:34 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 19, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): According to the latest reports, the FDA panel has rejected Qnexa, the anti-obesity pill from Vivus Inc, which was in the final stages of ... Read more...

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FDA rejects weight loss pill


July 19th, 2010 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington DC, July 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Food and Drugs Administration in the United States has rejected a highly anticipated anti-obesity drug from Vivus Inc.The panel set to approve the drug ... Read more...

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Former Tennis Star Jennifer Capriati Admitted To Medical Facility For Suspected Drug Overdose


June 28th, 2010 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez June 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Former tennis star Jennifer Capriati was admitted to a medical facility on Sunday after emergency officials are reported to have responded to a call of drug ... Read more...

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