Welcome to Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry’s Mental health in the News weekly update. Below are some current news events relating to mental health and mental health treatments. A New Study Shows that Repetitive Transcranial  Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) Reduces Suicidal Thoughts in Mental Health Patients People suffering from depression often…

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Persistent depression (persistent depressive disorder), formerly known as dysthymia, is a chronic type of depression characterized by prolonged bouts of depression symptoms that last a minimum of two years, with no more than a two-month gap between symptoms.(1,2,3,4)  Symptoms of Persistent Depression Persistent depression shares the same symptoms as major…

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Welcome to Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry’s Mental health in the News weekly update. Below are some current news events relating to mental health and mental health treatments. TMS Is a Safe and Effective Alternative to Depression Medication The Department of Psychology, Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research…

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Addiction is a severe form of substance use disorder (SUD), a mental health condition that occurs when a person lacks the ability to control the consumption of substances like alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. Substance abuse wreaks havoc on an individual’s health and ability to function in daily activities, and…

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Welcome to Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry’s Mental health in the News weekly update. Below are some current news events relating to mental health and mental health treatments. Research Says TMS Significantly Reduces Symptoms of PTSD The Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Department at Eastern Virginia Medical School conducted a study…

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Bipolar disorder, previously known as manic depression, is a mental health condition that affects approximately 40 million people worldwide.(1) People with bipolar disorder experience extreme mood swings, referred to as “mood episodes,” that can last for weeks. These mood swings consist of strong emotional highs, called “manic episodes,” and lows,…

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Welcome to Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry’s Mental health in the News weekly update. Below are some current news events relating to mental health and mental health treatments. Researchers Use MRI to Observe Effects of Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation on Depressed Patients According to the World Health Organization, 3.8% of people…

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Depression is a mood disorder that affects one’s thought patterns, mood, and behavior. Common symptoms of depression include strong feelings of sadness and a loss of interest in activities that someone used to enjoy.(1)   Learn more about depression treatment Contact us today! There are different approaches to treating depression,…

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Welcome to Madison Avenue TMS & Psychiatry’s Mental health in the News weekly update. Below are some current news events relating to mental health and mental health treatments. Cincinnati Schools Are Making Stronger Attempts to Address Mental Health Deer Park Schools in Cincinnati are using a questionnaire developed by the…

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Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a cognitive/behavioral developmental disorder characterized by patterns of hyperactivity (the need to constantly be moving), impulsivity, and difficulty paying attention. It is most often diagnosed during childhood and usually lasts through adolescence and into adulthood.(1) ADHD is the most common behavioral disorder among children, affecting roughly…

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