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Advocates for the mentally ill try to stop New York's deportation plan

Advocates for the mentally ill try to stop New York’s deportation plan

NEW YORK — Advocates for people with mental illness on Thursday urged a federal judge to stop New York City Mayor Eric Adams’ plan to force people off the streets and into mental health treatment. They told Judge Paul A. Crotty in a court filing that the policy Adams announced Nov. 29 dangerously expands an …

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First demonstration of the direct role of serotonin in depression

First demonstration of the direct role of serotonin in depression

By Grant H. Brenner Over the years, the serotonin hypothesis in depression, which suggests that low or impaired neurotransmission of serotonin is linked to the symptoms and possible causes of depression and related psychiatric disorders, has taken many beatings. Recently, a review article widely circulated in Nature (Moncrieff et al., 2022) found no direct evidence …

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