Study Shows Genetic Link among 5 Mental Disorders

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A recent research breakthrough that shed light on the genetics of common mental disorders could potentially revolutionize the way doctors approach mental illness. The Psychiatric Genomics Consortium—a research group composed of scientists from 19 different countries—found that autism, attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder, major depressive disorder, bipolar disorder and schizophrenia have some similarities in genetic make up.   …Continue Reading