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Is It Major Depressive Disorder or Bipolar Disorder?

To the person who finds him/herself in the throws of a bout of depression, it matters little whether the depression meets the criteria consistent with a diagnosis of Major Depressive Disorder or the depressed phase of a very different psychiatric disorder known as Bipolar Disorder. However, the distinction is important, particularly with respect to the...


Memory Loss Research Studies New York City

The approaches to research targeting memory loss due to Alzheimer’s disease have evolved considerably over the years. For the most part, the patient population tends to be people who exhibit clear signs of significant memory loss.  While a number of important drugs have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that are able...


Depression Research Studies Brooklyn

Major Depressive Disorder is one of the most common mental disorders suffered by people within the United States.  According to the 2015 National Survey of Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) published by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), approximately 16.1 million adults 18 years of age and older experienced at least one...