Depression medication induces multiple antibiotics resistance

                                    For long we have believed that overuse or misuse of antibiotics to be the main cause for antibiotic resistance. Though recently, study shows that triclosan used as a preservative in water based formulations of products that we […]

Maternal depression alters stress and immune biomarkers in mother and child

                            Maternal depression has been repeatedly linked with negative child outcomes as increased psychopathology: poor socioemotional adaptation, externalizing (conduct) and internalizing symptom (anxiety/depression, somatic complaints, social withdrawal), and emotion dysregulation. In addition, maternal depression is related to poor physical health throughout life. […]

Autoimmune thyroiditis and psychiatric disorders

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] Recently, the connection between autoimmunity and psychiatric disorders has been discovered for various autoimmune diseases. Evidence is accumulating that some psychiatric disorders have an autoimmune basis. Study of German researchers team published this month at JAMA Psychiatry uses a sample of 36 174 participants, equally distributed between depression and anxiety. Patients with autoimmune […]

Etiology of mental illness

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] It is already over 100 years of research on the etiology of mental illness. And we still do not have a clear answer what causes mental illness. This can be explained by the fact that we keep dividing disease into mental and physical. And our common assumption still often is that the brain […]

Depression associated with a significantly increased risk of autoimmune disease

[siteorigin_widget class=”SiteOrigin_Widget_Image_Widget”][/siteorigin_widget] The etiology of autoimmune disease is still a debate and unclear. A population-based study including approximately 1.1 million people was conducted using linked Danish registries to investigate the association between depression and the risk of autoimmune disease. The findings show that depression to be associated with a significantly increased risk of autoimmune disease, compared […]