A patient with schizophrenia talks about her condition. Get to know what this mental health disorder is really all about.
One in five New Yorkers deals with mental health issues, a new report concluded.
A multi-institutional study has defined and established criteria for a new neurological disease closely resembling Alzheimer's disease called primary age-related tauopathy (PART).
A new study reported that caregivers were more likely than patients with seizure disorders to know what sudden unexpected death in epilepsy was.
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) is more effective in treating social anxiety disorder and unlike medication, it can have long lasting effects long after treatment has stopped, according to a new study.
Researchers have identified a gene mutation that causes aplastic anemia - a serious blood disorder in which bone marrow fails to produce normal amounts of blood cells, according to a new study.
Women who did not take iron supplements before or during pregnancy increased their children's risk of autism, a new study reported.
According to new research, schizophrenia could be the result of eight genetically distinct disorders that have their own unique symptoms.
The recent deaths of two high school football players underscore the danger faced by athletes if they drink too much water or too many sports drinks, according to a new study.
A diagnosis of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) has been linked to higher rates of schizophrenia and schizophrenia spectrum disorders, according to a new study.
Even though a lot of people attribute memory problems to aging, getting older is not always the cause.
Biologists have devised a way to reprogram a patient's skin cells into cells that mimic and exhibit biological features of a rare genetic disorder called familial dysautonomia, according to a new study.
Here are four ways to spot people with body image issues who might need help.
Blood expression levels of genes targeted by the stress hormones called glucocorticoids could act as a physical measure, or biomarker, of risk for developing Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), according to a new study.
Pride tied to weight loss can fuel anorexia, a new study reported.
Until recently, patients suffering from common ophthalmic ailments such as retinal disorders, glaucoma, and dry eye have largely been prescribed anti-inflammatory, anti-infective, anti-glaucoma, and anti-allergy agents, in addition to off-label steroidal medications, and warm compresses.