Latest News

Listening to bipolar disorder: Smartphone App detects mood swings via voice analysis

A smartphone app that monitors subtle qualities of a person?s voice during everyday phone conversations shows promise for detecting early signs of mood changes in people with bipolar disorder. While the app still needs much testing before widespread use, early results from a small group of patients show its potential to monitor moods while protecting privacy.
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • High-fructose diet in adolescence may exacerbate depressive-like behavior

  • Why Antidepressant May Be Effective in Postpartum Depression

  • Teens who mature early at greater risk of depression

  • 'Trigger' for stress processes discovered in brain

  • Mindfulness treatment as effective as CBT for depression, anxiety

  • Mindfulness techniques can help protect pregnant women against depression

  • Should we adjust substance use disorder treatment for depressed adolescents?

  • Obstructive sleep apnea treatments may reduce depressive symptoms

  • Coping strategies therapy significantly improves dementia carers' mental health, quality of life

  • Mental health providers not well prepared to care for military veterans, study finds

  •