Psilocybin makes a brain circuit involved in depression break down and reform. The process relieves symptoms in up to half of people for who standard treatments haven't worked.
But wait – is it really a question of bromance vs romance? Bromances are good for men's mental health, but researchers say this comes at men's girlfriends' expense.
The disease is caused by a virus and is most common in children under the age of 10 due to their weak immune systems.
The virus that was used to make the cowpox vaccine didn't come from cows after all. It came from horses, which can suffer a similar condition called horsepox.
In Nepal, women can be confined to animal sheds and in India, girls are told they aren't allowed to leave home. On International Day of the Girl Child, let's end this stigma.
Recent research suggests that around half of all dogs and cats in the UK are obese - and the problem is only expected to grow over the coming years.
New psychological research has found that listening to someone without looking at them is the most effective way to understand how they're feeling.
Maker of ChapStick, Advil, Robitussin and other popular consumer brands might sell unit in 2018.
New data revealed that many people make up an excuse to take a day off rather than explain the real reason.
It is a good time to take stock both of the enormous progress we have made with regards to attitudes to mental illness, but also of the huge strides we still need to make.
Priory Group has invested almost £300,000 in the centre, which will be staffed by therapists and psychiatrists.
Study suggests that women's brains tend to to expect a reward for prosocial behaviour, while men's brains respond more to selfish behaviour.
During testing, the system proved to be much better than conventional methods of treating the serious sleep disorder.
Researchers analysed how defendants explained their involvement in the 1994 Rwandan genocide which killed up to one million people.
Not all of the organs in your body are essential. Some people can live quite happily without their spleen, colon or even stomach.