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The latest news from SLaM
Monday, June 10, 2013

World class learning centre has now opened

State-of-the-art centre opens at Maudsley Hospital.
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Thursday, May 30, 2013

Avatar therapy helps silence voices in schizophrenia

A large scale study to evaluate avatar therapy for schizophrenia will soon begin.
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Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Eating disorders cases rising

The number of people diagnosed with an eating disorder has increased by 15% in the past decade.
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Monday, May 13, 2013

Clues to new anti-depressant drug

Researchers reveal the detailed mechanism behind how stress hormones reduce the number of new brain cells - a process considered to be linked to depression.
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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Elderly alcohol misuse rises

An increasing number of older people are drinking above recommended limits, leaving them at greater risk of developing mental health problems.
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Friday, April 19, 2013

Smokers need more help to quit

New report finds that much of the substantial lower life expectancy of people with mental disorders relates to smoking, which is often overlooked during the management and treatment of their mental health condition.
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