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In the first large study to compare MBCT and anti-depressants, researchers found little difference in outcomes. -Reuters
[21 Apr 2015]
In tests on mice, researchers were able to block the process with a small-molecule drug to prevent brain plaques and memory loss. -AFP
[15 Apr 2015]
Stylist gives up glamorous lifestyle to be meditation teacher
Mr Lim's turnaround came when he was introduced to a book, elements of which discussed the practice of mediation. -TNP
[15 Apr 2015]
With diabetes, fewer meals may mean less hunger, depression
People with type 2 diabetes may have less depression and fewer hunger pains if they opt for a big breakfast and lunch rather than six smaller meals throughout the day...
[08 Apr 2015]
Man with bipolar disorder gives iPhones to employees
A man in Ningbo, Zhejiang province gave more than twenty iPhones to his middle-level employees, prompting his wife to send him to hospital. -China Daily/ANN
[31 Mar 2015]
Coping with extreme highs and lows of bipolar disorder
A recovering patient of bipolar disorder shares how she overcame it. -TNP
[31 Mar 2015]
Dementia: Signs, symptoms and ways to reduce risk
One in 10 people aged 60 and above in Singapore has dementia, a new study here has found. -ST
[30 Mar 2015]
Student draws on pain to help children
Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NP) student Chia Xun An, 23, was diagnosed with clinical depression when he was just 10. -ST
[28 Mar 2015]
Men who love dolls are mentally ill: Psychiatrist
Men who turn to life-size silicone dolls for companionship suffer from a mental condition known as agalmatophilia, said two experts. -TNP
[27 Mar 2015]
Woman was of 'unsound mind' when toddler died
Lim Ann Nee, 45, was rescued at around 6pm on Nov 25, 2013, the body of her second son, 17-month-old Emilien Lacroix, was found floating in the sea about 300m from...
[26 Mar 2015]