Tag: psychiatric disorders

Innovation, Research

Researchers dissect the shared genetic architecture of suicide attempts and psychiatric disorders

November 30, 2021

Via: The Medical News

In the largest genetic study of suicide attempts to date, researchers have identified a region of the genome on chromosome 7 containing DNA variations that increase the risk that a person will attempt suicide. The study also found overlap in […]

Innovation, Research

The Link Between Air Pollution And Mental Health Disorders Is Getting Stronger

September 27, 2019

Via: Forbes

A growing number of studies are pointing to a link between exposure to air pollution and mental health disorders across age groups. Research to-date has mainly focused on air pollution affects among adults, and now a new set of studies […]