mental health

MDMA therapy achieves astounding 76% success rate for treating PTSD

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Nov, 2018
by Alex Muller

Phase 2 trials of MDMA-assisted psychotherapy have proven extremely successful; FDA-treatment approval expected by 2021.

MDMA could help autistic people with their social anxiety, according to a new study

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Oct, 2018
by Alex Muller

A small new study has shown how MDMA could help reduce social anxiety in people with autism.

Psychedelics Are Showing Real Promise for Treating Mental Disorders

Posted in Medicine on 16th Aug, 2018
by Alex Muller

These substances are making their way into the heart of the psychology establishment.

Is anxiety a strong early indicator of Alzheimer's disease?

Posted in Medicine on 16th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

The degenerative processes behind Alzheimer's disease have been found to begin 10, or even 20 years before dementia symptoms become evident and the condition is diagnosed.

Gaming addiction classified as disorder by WHO

Posted in Medicine on 2nd Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

Gaming addiction is to be listed as a mental health condition for the first time by the World Health Organisation.