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“Mental Health”

Apr 22, 2016 11:46 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
The rise was seen among both males and females and for all ages 10–74.
Mar 23, 2016 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
People who often fly off the handle at the slightest provocation may be infected with a parasite that may alter human behavior.
Feb 15, 2016 08:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A mystery illness that sickened hundreds of students in Bangladesh is very likely mass hysteria. Continue reading →
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Sep 26, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A professor accused of sexual assault on a disabled man claims he consented via a discredited technique. Continue reading →
Sep 24, 2015 01:11 PM ET
The number of ADHD cases in kids has surged in the U.S. in the last 10 years. What's going on? Are doctors over-diagnosing the disorder or is it really running rampant? And aren't kids supposed to be full of energy?
Sep 10, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Spending too much time managing their virtual identities can have a profound, and negative, impact on teens' actual lives.
Sep 1, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
What's ailing the people who will one day care for us? Continue reading →
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