Dan Kim

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'Gene map for depression' sparks hopes of new generation of treatments

Scientists have raised hopes for more effective treatments for depression, a condition that affects over 300 million people globally, after mapping out the genetic foundations of the mental disorder in unprecedented detail.<p>In the world’s largest investigation into the impact of DNA on the mental …

Depression

We Might Have Finally Found The Trigger For Autoimmune Diseases

What makes the body attack itself?<p>Scientists have identified a chain reaction that explains why our own bodies can turn against healthy cells, …

New fertility test warns women if they are running out of eggs

One in 10 women suffer from premature ovarian ageing which can make motherhood impossible if left too late<p>Women hoping to become mothers can now check if they are at risk of running out eggs prematurely with a new test designed to end the heartache of infertility.<p>One in 10 women will suffer from a …

The state of our mental health system is one of the great scandals of our time

As Bootham Park Psychiatric Hospital is forced to close suddenly, Bryony Gordon wonders why Britain has such a Dickensian mental health system<p>If you are one of the 200,000 or so people who live in York, and you find yourself this week feeling suicidal, or on the verge of a breakdown, or suffering …

The Deadly Consequences When Police Lack Proper Training to Handle Mental Illness Calls

Shirley Marshall Harrison's voice sounds calm on the 911 call, as she told the operator she needed police officers to help get her son to a hospital. …

You're handling stress all wrong

Frazzled, freaked out, and frayed-at-the-ends are just some ways to describe the experience of emotional and psychological strain we call stress. It is known to cause health problems and can contribute to poor performance at work.<p>But sometimes seeking to eliminate stress completely can actually …

Greece clears final reform hurdle before new bailout talks

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greece's radical left-led government emerged bloodied but alive early Thursday from a key vote in parliament, which …

Europe

The Science of Bouncing Back

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Greek banks reopen but cash limits remain and taxes soar

ATHENS, Greece (AP) — Greek banks reopened Monday for the first time in three weeks, but strict limits on cash withdrawals and higher taxes on …

Economy

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

Mental Health

Greece polls show 'Yes' and 'No' are tied — and a close result could be the worst outcome

If Greeks vote "Yes" to the snap vote called by Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras just a week ago, they'll be accepting a bailout deal which may not even be on offer from its European creditors any more.<p>If they vote "No," they'll reject that shaky agreement, potentially forgoing support for their …

Greece's future in EU in doubt if talks fail, central bank warns | Reuters

ATHENS (Reuters) - Greece’s leftist government faced a barrage of warnings on Wednesday that it risked being forced out of the euro zone and left without support if it failed to strike a swift aid-for-reforms deal with its creditors.<p>The Bank of Greece said the country’s future in the European Union …

Europe

Psychiatrist called theater shooter's mother with concerns

CENTENNIAL, Colo. (AP) — The psychiatrist who treated James Holmes before he attacked a Colorado movie theater said she did not have enough evidence …

Crime

Alexis Tsipras launches scathing attack on IMF as Greek authorities vow to fight desperate state cash grab

Greek premier says IMF bears “criminal responsibility” as authorities vow only to transfer reserves if its the "last drop of blood" that will save the country from a euro exit<p>Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras escalated his defiance towards the country’s official creditors, with a pointed attack …

Documents Reveal Secret Legal Battle Over Medicare Overbilling

Federal officials have spent years locked in a secret legal battle with UnitedHealth Group, the nation's biggest Medicare Advantage insurer, after a government audit detected widespread overbilling at one of the company's health plans, newly released records show.<p>The audit found that Medicare paid …

Health Care

Greek central bank warns of 'painful' euro and EU exit

<b>Greece's central bank has warned for the first time that the country could be on a "painful course" to default and exit from both the eurozone and the EU.</b><p>It comes as the Greek government and its international creditors blamed each other for failing to reach a deal over economic reforms.<p>That failure …

Europe

America's Largest Mental Hospital Is a Jail

At Cook County, where a third of those incarcerated suffer from psychological disorders, officials are looking for ways to treat inmates less like prisoners and more like patients.<p>It was 9 o’clock in the morning at Cook County Jail, but in the subterranean holding cells where dozens await their …