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Diagnosing depression in epileptics

Most cases of depression go undetected and untreated in people living with epilepsy, says a local study.

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How the brain of an addict works

Brian Palmer explains how drugs affect the human brain.

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Why cocaine users don’t like parties

The drug blunts the reward system in the brain - making users less sociable.

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Living near a park can keep blues away
January 7 2014 at 13:20

Researchers claim that townsfolk who live near parks and green spaces have better mental health.

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The worst day of the year
January 6 2014 at 16:12

Today is Blue Monday - supposedly the most miserable day of the year, so it’s okay to feel down in the dumps, says Chris Brooke.

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How hurt feelings can be a real pain
December 31 2013 at 13:31

A study has proved that emotions affect the body in different and distinctive ways.

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Women ditching therapists for psychics
December 31 2013 at 11:28

Rebranded as ‘intuitive therapists’, professional psychics are increasingly sought-after by high-flyers.

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Dementia tests not so smart?
December 27 2013 at 13:59

As you get older, every time you forget something, you may wonder, is this a sign of dementia?

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Comfort eating: the new mental illness
December 23 2013 at 13:57

You eat a biscuit – then can’t stop until you finish the packet. It could be you need treatment, writes Judith Keeling.

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Can a cat bite make you depressed?
December 17 2013 at 14:37

People who have been bitten by a cat should be screened for depression, suggest United States researchers.

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Just put down the camera!
December 11 2013 at 07:05

We all want to record special moments with a photo. But beware constant snapping...

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Using poetry to fight Alzheimer’s fog
December 4 2013 at 12:01

Many UK institutions are turning to poetry to provide some respite from the symptoms of dementia.

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Mental health drugs: Companies cut back
November 27 2013 at 12:46

Research into medications for mental health disorders has slowed, psychiatrists say.

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