Disorder


Next-Generation Gene-Editing Technology Successfully Cures a Genetic Blood Disorder

Next-Generation Gene-Editing Technology Successfully Cures a Genetic Blood Disorder

It seems that something beyond CRISPR gene editing technology is able to alleviate a hereditary blood disease in rodents....

Oct 27 2016, 11:59am CDT

Mothers with Bipolar Disorder at Increased Risk of Postpartum Psychosis

Mothers with Bipolar Disorder at Increased Risk of Postpartum Psychosis

Researchers indicate that the pregnant women suffering from bipolar disorder are at a higher risk of developing postpartum psyc...

Sep 10 2016, 2:14pm CDT

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

A wearable device developed by Arizona-based research firm Brain State Technologies could help improve sleep and thereby lower...

Aug 17 2016, 5:41am CDT

Is Drunkorexia an Eating Disorder or Substance Use Disorder, or Both?

Is Drunkorexia an Eating Disorder or Substance Use Disorder, or Both?

The medical epithet drunkorexia remains a confusing disorder. Many people do not know what rubric to put it under: an eating di...

Jun 21 2016, 7:30am CDT

Genes Linked with Stress Disorder Identified

Genes Linked with Stress Disorder Identified

Scientists have identified two statistically significant genetic variants that may lead to an increased risk of post-traumatic...

May 16 2016, 2:43am CDT

Low Levels of Fat Hormone May Increase Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Risk

Low Levels of Fat Hormone May Increase Post-traumatic Stress Disorder Risk

People who have low levels of a fat hormone might be more prone to developing post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) symptoms if...

May 12 2016, 1:10am CDT

Zika Virus Causes Brain Disorder in Adults

Zika Virus Causes Brain Disorder in Adults

Scientists in Brazil have discovered that the Zika Virus is tied to brain disorders in mature people....

Apr 11 2016, 6:13am CDT

Gene Therapy Can Restore Immunity in People With Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder

Gene Therapy Restores Immunity in People With Rare Immunodeficiency Disorder

Gene therapy is safe and can help improve the immune system over time, according to the National Institute of Allergy and Infec...

Dec 6 2015, 9:17pm CST

MSA, a Fatal Brain Disorder is Caused by Mad Cow Disease like Protein

MSA, a Fatal Brain Disorder is Caused by Mad Cow Disease like Protein

New research suggests that Multiple System Atrophy comes from proteins "Prions". The disease is often confused with a...

Sep 2 2015, 6:45am CDT

Excessive Bodybuilding Supplements Can Cause Eating Disorder

Excessive Bodybuilding Supplements Can Cause Eating Disorder

The new research highlights the alarming side-effects of dietary supplements...

Aug 8 2015, 12:33am CDT

I am Struggling with Bipolar Disorder says Scott Stapp

I am Struggling with Bipolar Disorder says Scott Stapp

The singer went through few difficult months before finally realizing that he has a mental disorder...

May 14 2015, 2:42am CDT

Thin Yale Student Suspected of Having Eating Disorder

Thin Yale Student Suspected of Having Eating Disorder

A Yale student who was very thin was suspected of having an eating disorder. She almost got expelled from Yale due to fears tha...

Apr 9 2014, 3:26am CDT

Sleep Apnea is a Highly Risky Disorder

Sleep Apnea is a Highly Risky Disorder

Those who have sleep apnea ought to know that it is a highly risky disorder that may lead to heart attack, obesity and even dep...

Mar 27 2014, 5:03am CDT

Caffeine Use Disorder

Caffeine Use Disorder is a Real Disorder

The DSM-5 has included Caffeine Use Disorder among its labyrinthine list of mental disorders. This occurs in the case of at lea...

Feb 1 2014, 8:56am CST

Caffeine Use Disorder is a widespread health problem

Caffeine Use Disorder is a widespread health problem

Caffeine is the number one stimulant in the world. It’s cheap and widely available, too. But a new research shows that Caffeine...

Jan 31 2014, 8:55pm CST