For parents struggling with a child’s back-to-school anxiety, Columbia University psychologist Anne Marie Albano has some advice.
The brain’s spiny neurons help us make decisions, but without a dose of dopamine at a specific time in childhood, the neurons remain immature.
A Mailman study of more than 1 million pregnancies in Finland reports that prenatal exposure to elevated levels of DDT is associated with an increased risk for autism.
Letters written to frequent prescribers of Seroquel, which can cause harmful side effects in the elderly, significantly reduced the number of prescriptions for Medicare patients.
A new clinical trial suggests that donepezil does not improve cognitive performance in people with mild cognitive impairment who also have clinical depression.
Speakers at a Columbia symposium challenged researchers, government, industry, and community leaders to tackle the opioid crisis with research and action.