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The Link Between MTHFR Gene Mutations and Disease

<i>MTHFR mutation -- changes to a gene that is increasingly linked to various diseases – including thyroid disease – is becoming an increasingly hot and</i> …

About - Dr Lynch

<b>Official Biography</b><p>Benjamin Lynch, ND received his Cell and Molecular Biology, BS from the University of Washington and his doctorate in Naturopathic …

Making Sense of MTHFR Polymorphisms

Heart attack and stroke. Multiple miscarriages. Chronic migraine headaches. irritable bowel syndrome. Depression. Autism.<p>What do all these common but …

Study calls DNA test reliable in discovering fetal disorders

It's billed as a faster, safer and more accurate way of screening expectant mothers for fetal abnormalities like Down syndrome, and proponents say it has already become the standard for prenatal care.<p>But as a handful of California companies market their DNA-testing services to a growing number of …

DNA Alone Can't Tell Us Who Jack the Ripper Was

Even today, DNA at a crime scene doesn't tell you anything more than that someone's DNA is at the crime scene.<p>A new book published this week claims to have solved one of the greatest murder mysteries from before our time: the identity of Jack the Ripper. In <i>Naming Jack the Ripper</i>, "armchair …

Blood Test That Allegedly Predicts Suicide Risk Only Looks Promising in the Media, Not in Science

For those who have been devastated by suicide, the news was encouraging: Researchers have discovered a simple blood test that can allegedly identify those who might consider taking their own life.<p>"With a test like ours, we may be able to stem suicide rates by identifying those people and …

Self-harm by mental health patients in NHS has risen by 56%, figures show

Growing numbers of people being treated in mental health units are harming themselves and trying to take their own lives, new NHS figures suggest.<p>The number of such incidents at 29 of England's 52 NHS mental health trusts rose from 14,815 in 2010 to 23,053 last year, an increase of 56% over four …

9 Highest Paying Psychology Careers and Salaries

There is a tremendous diversity among psychology professions, and salaries and yearly earnings are just as varied. In a struggling economy, many …

Mental Illness Can Shorten Lives More Than Chain-Smoking

Mental disorders can reduce life expectancy by 10 to 20 years, as much as or even more than smoking over 20 cigarettes a day, a study finds.<p>We know that smoking boosts the risk of cancer and heart disease, says Dr. Seena Fazel, a psychiatrist at Oxford University who led the study. But aside from …

Clinical Hypnotherapy and Psychology, a powerful combination

There are hundreds of approaches to psychotherapy which includes clinical hypnotherapy as well. All the approaches have their own advantages and …

Hypnotherapy

Career Options With a Graduate Degree in Psychology

Students who are interested in studying psychology are often advised that earning a graduate degree is a good idea, and in some cases even a basic …

This Is What Happens In A Depressed Person's Brain

Depression is not a bad mood. It is a biological reality and a medical condition, and when we talk about it as anything less than that, we belittle the people suffering from it.<p>In the video above, the folks behind the YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE dig into the science behind depression and its …

Master of Clinical Psychology

<b>Overview of the field</b><br>A degree in psychology is suitable for those with an interest in teaching positions as well as an interest in the practical …

Psychology

Clinical psychology

This is an awesome course and will make a difference in the knowledge seeker’s life in such a way that one can get the knowledge about mental health …

Mental health, drugs and Robin Williams: A Liverpool professor's take on actor's suicide

<b>Robin Williams dead at 63 View gallery</b><p><b>University of Liverpool professor tells reporter Tom Belger why it's time to rethink society's approach to</b> …