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Studies reveal the surprising complexity of cognitive issues in children with epilepsy

Children with epilepsy face a number of challenges compared with their healthy peers, including an increased risk of cognitive impairment. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Four studies explore memory decline in people with epilepsy

Four studies presented at the American Epilepsy Society’s (AES) 69th Annual Meeting uncover the biological factors that mediate memory decline in people with epilepsy, particularly those with… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Mental health courts significantly reduce repeat offenses, jail time

New research from North Carolina State University finds that mental health courts are effective at reducing repeat offending, and limiting related jail time, for people with mental health problems … Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Good news: the world is now a safer place to live

A study looking at health data collected between 1990 and 2013, across 188 countries, shows a significant decline in the number of injuries worldwide. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Why is the San Bernardino shooting rare among mass shootings?

The shooting in San Bernardino, CA yesterday marked the 355th mass shooting in the United States in less than as many days in 2015. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

How does my therapist rate?

New machine-learning software developed by USC, University of Washington and University of Utah researchers detects empathy in therapy sessions.”And how does that make you feel? Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Keeping emotions under control

Childhood and adolescence are ages of constant change and crucial experiences. At times the emotional weight can be difficult to manage and may lead to psychological issues in adulthood. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Lobster: Nutritional Information, Health Benefits

Find out about the health benefits of lobster, including a nutritional breakdown and a list of tips for incorporating more of this shellfish into your diet. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

App to improve monitoring of psychotic patients’ mental state and treatment adherence

Researchers at the Polytechnic University of Valencia have designed a new app that allows doctors to remotely monitor a psychotic outpatient’s mental state and improve overall adherence to… Mental Health News From Medical News Today

Children with pets have less stress

Children who have a dog at home are less likely to have mental or emotional problems and anxiety. Owning pets could be a strategy to ward off mental health issues later in life. Mental Health News From Medical News Today

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