Women With Polycystic Ovary Syndrome at Increased Risk for Bipolar Disorder

Patients with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) have an increased risk of developing bipolar disorder, according to study results published in the Journal of Affective Disorders. However, treatment with metformin may slightly reduce the risk for bipolar disorder. The researchers looked at data collected by the National Health Insurance Program of Taiwan between 2000 and 2012. The final study…

Vets with brain injuries at higher risk of suicide

A new study shows that soldiers with traumatic brain injuries often endure unbearable emotional suffering when they return from Afghanistan and Iraq. Traumatic brain injury (TBI) has been called the “signature injury” of combat veterans returning from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars. As many as 23% of veterans of these conflicts return home with a…

How to recruit employees with Asperger’s Syndrome

Conferences can be tremendous opportunities to learn, but too many conferences cover the same topics over and over and over again and sometimes it is even the same presentation by the same speaker. But not always. Sometimes, the topic is new to the attendees, or presented in a markedly different manner. At our College Recruiting Bootcamp…

Les contractions musculaires, un symptôme rare et complexe qui apparaît avec la fibromyalgie. Que pouvons nous faire? Comment les soulager?

Fibromyalgie et spasmes musculaires La fibromyalgie est une douleur.  Il provoque non seulement des douleurs dans tout le corps, mais produit également différents types de douleurs. Les types de douleur les plus courants avec la fibromyalgie sont: Hyperalgésie – amplification de la douleur Allodynie – douleur au toucher Paresthésie douloureuse – sensations nerveuses douloureuses Mais…

Teenager having seizure saved by online gamer – 5,000 miles away in Texas

The parents of a teenager who suffered a seizure while chatting online have thanked his friend who called emergency services from 5,000 miles away. Aidan Jackson, 17, was talking to an American gamer from his bedroom in Widnes on 2 January when he had a fit. His friend, 20-year-old Dia Lathora, from Texas, alerted police…

Une étude indique que le cannabis médical est efficace dans le traitement de la fibromyalgie.

Pour les millions de personnes à travers le monde souffrant des effets de la fibromyalgie, le cannabis médical peut offrir un peu d’espoir.   La fibromyalgie est une maladie chronique sans traitement qui implique parmi ses nombreux symptômes une douleur généralisée dans les muscles et les os. Ses impacts peuvent être quelque chose de gênant à débilitant. Les…

Lady Gaga, zihinsel sağlık, TSSB ve fibromiyalji ilaçları konusunda Oprah’a açıldı

Lady Gaga, pek çok topluluk ve konu için şiddetli bir şampiyon ve savunuculuğunun bir kısmı kendi mücadelelerine inanılmaz derecede açık. Cinsel saldırı, zihinsel sağlık sorunları, TSSB, kronik ağrı ve çok daha fazlası ile ilgili deneyiminden bahsetti ve aynı şeylerle yüz yüze kalanlara yalnız olmadıklarını gösterdi. Oprah ile yapılan yeni bir röportajda Lady Gaga, insanların akıl hastalığını ve…

The Pain of Arthritis Often Leads to Mental Distress, Depression

  Researchers say 19 percent of adults with arthritis report having frequent mental distress and 32 percent have a history of depression. They say the percentages are higher in states such as Kentucky, Oklahoma, and Arkansas. Experts say the pain associated with arthritis can lead to mental health issues. Researchers say they have found a…