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Psychoactive drugs are psychotherapeutic drugs used to modify emotions and behavior in the treatment of psychiatric illnesses. Here is the latest research on psychoactive drugs and the pathways they modulate.

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Addictive Behaviors

Illicit drug use by mothers and their daughters in Australia: A comparison of two generations

Addictive BehaviorsFebruary 23, 2020
Jackob M NajmanAbdullah Mamun

Importance of a standard unit dose for cannabis research

AddictionFebruary 22, 2020
Nora D Volkow, Susan R B Weiss
Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychopharmacology

Demographic and Clinical Characteristics, Including Subsyndromal Symptoms Across Bipolar-Spectrum Disorders in Adolescents

Journal of Child and Adolescent PsychopharmacologyFebruary 22, 2020
Gonzalo Salazar de PabloChristoph U Correll
International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics : the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Understanding of changes in abortion rate following liberalization of abortion law among Brazilian residents in obstetrics and gynecology

International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics : the Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and ObstetricsFebruary 21, 2020
Silvana Ferreira BentoMaria José Duarte Osis
Journal of Psychiatric Research

Peripheral biomarkers of mitochondrial dysfunction in adolescents with bipolar disorder

Journal of Psychiatric ResearchFebruary 21, 2020
Hyunjin JeongAna C Andreazza
Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health

Abstinence-contingent wage supplements to promote drug abstinence and employment: a randomised controlled trial

Journal of Epidemiology and Community HealthFebruary 23, 2020
August F HoltynKenneth Silverman
Methods : a Companion to Methods in Enzymology

The fine art of preparing membrane transport proteins for biomolecular simulations: concepts and practical considerations

Methods : a Companion to Methods in EnzymologyFebruary 22, 2020
Hana ShirefMichelle A Sahai
Purinergic Signalling

Caffeine exposure ameliorates acute ischemic cell death in avian developing retina

Purinergic SignallingFebruary 21, 2020
D Pereira-FigueiredoK C Calaza
Multiple Sclerosis and Related Disorders

Cannabis use in people with multiple sclerosis and spasticity: A cross-sectional analysis

Multiple Sclerosis and Related DisordersFebruary 23, 2020
Jessica RiceMichelle Cameron
European Journal of Pediatrics

How can primary care practitioners address substance use by adolescents? A position paper of the EUROPEAN academy of PAEDIATRICS

European Journal of PediatricsFebruary 21, 2020
Pierre-André MichaudAnne-Emmanuelle Ambresin

Rostral Anterior Cingulate Thickness Predicts the Emotional Psilocybin Experience

BiomedicinesFebruary 23, 2020
Candace R LewisFranz X Vollenweider

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