Condition Center: Abilify

Do Alternative Autism Therapies Work?

There are many web sources singing the praises of herbs, vitamins and other alternative therapies for the treatment of autism. Do any of them work? A...

Antipsychotic Trial for Meth Addicts

As of yet, there is no pill on the market for treating methamphetamine addiction. Researchers will have to continue to test and investigate for a sol...

Antipsychotics Safety for Seniors

Antipsychotic drugs are used to treat psychotic symptoms that show up in many disorders. But are these drugs effective for older adults?

Mental Illness Drugs and Pregnancy

Approximately two-thirds of all women with a history of mental illness give birth, and it can be tough to figure out which medications should or shou...

Punctuating OCD

Left untreated, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), can be as infuriating as it is incessant. Yet, some cases of the condition don't respond to ...

Shock and Awe Memory Enhancement

Bridgid Finn, PhD, postdoctoral researcher in psychology in Arts & Sciences at Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) reports that le...