The human brain can remain active for several hours after death

Since ancient times, mankind has been haunted by the question of “post-mortem experience”, or a hypothetical post-mortem existence after the heart stops beating. Occasionally, reports were published that in some cases people were able to understand and hear what was happening around them – after clinical death was declared. The research team has received new evidence that […]

Most patients taking antidepressants are unaware of side effects

Nearly half of all prescriptions issued by general practitioners (GPs) in the UK are in one way or another related to neuropsychiatric disorders. However, Mind, a non-profit psychiatric organization, has published a new study showing that less than half of GPs have special training in psychiatry. This leaves thousands of patients on psychotropic drugs unaware of […]