Ria Health Launches Platform To Manage Alcohol Use Disorder

Medical tech science brings medical care to patients beyond the doctor’s office getty Alcohol Use Disorder, sometimes known as alcoholism, continues to be a significant drain on society. People are…

Can pharmacotherapies prevent alcohol use disorder in people with PTSD? — ScienceDaily

Survivors of abuse and trauma are vastly more likely than other people to develop alcohol use disorder (AUD); according to some estimates, as many as three-quarters of people with post-traumatic…

Longitudinal study shows the psychological disorder is an important comorbidity for dementia and other cognitive impairments — ScienceDaily

A new Canadian study has found that older people with insomnia are at greater risk of developing memory decline and long-term cognitive impairment such as dementia. The study, published in…

Researchers visualize alpha-synuclein pathology in living patients with a neurodegenerative disorder — ScienceDaily

Multiple system atrophy (MSA) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the aggregation of α-synuclein in the brain. Now, scientists from Japan, in collaboration with three pharmaceutical companies, have developed a…

New sibling diagnosis for post-traumatic stress disorder — ScienceDaily

The World Health Organization (WHO) recently listed a new sibling diagnosis for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), termed complex post-traumatic stress disorder (CPTSD). An international team with the involvement of the…

An interdisciplinary team developed a new method to characterize disorder in 2D materials — ScienceDaily

When players try to solve word games, they attempt to put together clues to find the solution. Sure, it helps to have a strong vocabulary, but finding the right answers…

Removing barriers to opioid use disorder treatment shows success during pandemic — ScienceDaily

Pandemic-era changes to prescribing guidelines for the lifesaving drug buprenorphine led to improved treatment outcomes for patients with opioid use disorder in Philadelphia, according to a recently published study in…

Disorder in quantum computer chips needs to be designed to perfection — ScienceDaily

Research conducted within the Cluster of Excellence ‘Matter and Light for Quantum Computing’ (ML4Q) has analysed cutting-edge device structures of quantum computers to demonstrate that some of them are indeed…

What is aphasia, the brain disorder affecting Bruce Willis?

CNN  —  Bruce Willis is taking a break from acting due to a brain disorder called aphasia, “which is impacting his cognitive abilities,” his family announced Wednesday. “As a result…

Brain differences in children with binge eating disorder — ScienceDaily

Brain scans of children ages 9-10 with a type of eating disorder that causes uncontrollable overeating showed differences in gray matter density compared to their unaffected peers, according to a…