We have been scouring the web and other sources for new and interesting research developments on a variety of mental health topics. Our theme this month is “Who Knew?” – A few articles on unexpected treatment options for common mental health concerns.
The Psychiatric Drug Hiding in Plain Sight
Recent research has shown that Acetaminophen (commonly known as Tylenol) can be effective at reducing the pain of social rejection. This research shows that, not only is there a potentially untapped source of treatment for mild forms of depression, but there is a more definitive connection between physical and emotional pain than many may assume.