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Prescription Insomnia App Okayed by FDA

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A mobile app prescribed by physicians to treat chronic insomnia is cleared by the Food and Drug Administration for marketing in the U.S. . . . → Read More: Prescription Insomnia App Okayed by FDA

Epilepsy Stimulation Device Detects Other Brain Disorders

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An implanted device that stimulates areas of the brain associated with seizures can detect other neurological diseases in people with epilepsy. . . . → Read More: Epilepsy Stimulation Device Detects Other Brain Disorders

Small Biz Grant Funds PTSD Diagnostic, Treatment

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A company creating diagnostics and a treatment for post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD, is receiving initial funding to develop its products. . . . → Read More: Small Biz Grant Funds PTSD Diagnostic, Treatment

Supermarkets to Offer Genetic Mental Health Test

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A chain of supermarket pharmacies in Pennsylvania will begin offering genetic tests to help customers manage their mental health medications. . . . → Read More: Supermarkets to Offer Genetic Mental Health Test

Psychedelic Depression Drug Tested for Safety

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Results from an early clinical trial testing an hallucinogenic drug to treat depression shows the therapy is largely safe and feasible to administer. . . . → Read More: Psychedelic Depression Drug Tested for Safety

Trial to Test Engineered Amino Acid for Schizophrenia

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A clinical trial plans to test a modified amino acid as an added treatment for schizophrenia that its developers say works differently than most current drugs. . . . → Read More: Trial to Test Engineered Amino Acid for Schizophrenia

New Company Using A.I. to Discover Mental Health Drugs

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A new enterprise combining resources from biotechnology and artificial intelligence aims to find safer and more effective treatments for psychiatric disorders. . . . → Read More: New Company Using A.I. to Discover Mental Health Drugs

Early Results Show Anti-Depressive Drug Effects

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Initial results from a clinical trial show a drug designed to supplement first-line treatments helps reduce symptoms of major depressive disorder. . . . → Read More: Early Results Show Anti-Depressive Drug Effects

Trial to Test CBD for Parkinson’s-Related Psychosis

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A clinical trial is planned to test cannabidiol, or CBD, derived from cannabis as a treatment for hallucinations and delusions among people with Parkinson’s disease. . . . → Read More: Trial to Test CBD for Parkinson’s-Related Psychosis

Start-Up Creating Blood Tests, Apps for Mental Disorders

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A new enterprise based on psychiatric and molecular research at Indiana University is developing precision-medicine diagnostics for pain and mental disease. . . . → Read More: Start-Up Creating Blood Tests, Apps for Mental Disorders