Social transformation can lead to revolutionary medical change. Consider the HIV/AIDS movement. On June 5, 1981, the CDC reported unusual clusters of a specific type of pneumonia. No one knew why these infections were spreading, but they concluded that there must be an infectious ‘disease’ causing them. By September of 1982, the ‘disease’ was finally […]
Happy New Year! We wanted to take a moment to reflect on just a few of The STARR Coalition’s accomplishments during 2016. A warm thank you to those who are assisting us in making great strides to expand our Coalition!
Nothing like the Holidays to raise the anxiety and reduce the pocketbook. It can be a difficult time for many. Depression Bipolar Support Alliance gives us a few tips to make this season a little less stressful.
Welcome to The Neuroscience Report where each week we will highlight a specific topic in neuroscience and provide you with links to 5 journal articles, 5 news articles, and 5 wildcard picks. Brought to you by Innovations in Clinical Neuroscience—your source for peer-reviewed, evidence-based information. For more information click HERE.
There is ample evidence to suggest that being happily married produces health benefits or a “marriage advantage.” These benefits include longer life expectancy and improved sleep (quality and duration). However, a marriage advantage can turn into a disadvantage when a couple isn’t so happy. A study using de-identified medical data from over 500 individuals provided […]
The 2016 ASCP Annual Meeting will take place in Scottsdale, AZ from May 30 – June 3, 2016. The meeting will include representatives from academia, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), European regulatory agencies and industry to discuss key aspects of neuropsychiatric drug development, including the impact of diagnostic changes […]
The 2016 NAMI National Convention, July 6–9 in Denver, will gather nearly 2,000 mental health activists and advocates from across the United States and other countries. The convention educates, encourages and empowers a diverse community that is passionate about building better lives for people affected by mental illness. This year’s theme is “Act. Advocate. Achieve.” […]