Mad in America: Science News

By Mad in America

Listen to a podcast, please open Podcast Republic app. Available on Google Play Store and Apple App Store.

Image by Mad in America

Category: Science

Open in Apple Podcasts

Open RSS feed

Open Website

Rate for this podcast

Subscribers: 17
Reviews: 0
Episodes: 30


A monthly summary of newly published research findings in psychiatry, psychology and mental health. Presented by Mad in America's Peter Simons.

Episode Date
Science News: No Link Between Serotonin and Depression - What Does That Mean for Antidepressants?
Aug 04, 2022
Science News: Pharma Corruption, Dangers of Antidepressants, And More
Jun 02, 2022
Science News: Psychology: Flawed as a Science and as Evidence-Based Medicine
May 05, 2022
Science News: Brain Imaging Results False; Unpublished and Missing Trials; Why Meditation May Not Work for You
Apr 07, 2022
Science News: How Effective Are Therapy and Medication, and What Do They Treat?
Mar 03, 2022
Science News: Lithium, Antidepressants, Esketamine—All No Better Than Placebo?
Feb 10, 2022
Science News: Unscientific Diagnoses Medicalize Normal Human Experiences
Jan 05, 2022
Science News: Antidepressant Research - Placebos and Withdrawal
Nov 23, 2021
Science News: Reducing Stigma/Psychotherapy for Depression in Children
Nov 09, 2021
Science News: Antipsychotics and Cancer, Screening for Depression, and Alzheimer's Drug Controversy
Oct 26, 2021
Science News: Antipsychotics and Dementia, Antidepressant Effects on Serotonin
Oct 05, 2021
Science News: Conflicts of Interest Create Biased Medical Research
Sep 21, 2021
Science News: Industry Influence on Drug Regulators
Sep 14, 2021
Science News: Psychiatric Drug Withdrawal, Not Relapse
Sep 07, 2021
Science News: Biogen and the FDA
Aug 31, 2021
Science News: Fraudulent Health Research
Aug 24, 2021
Science News: Two Critiques of Psychiatry's Medical Model
Aug 04, 2021
Science News: FDA Update, ADHD, Poverty and Suicide, and Antidepressant Withdrawal
Jul 13, 2021
Science News: Screening Harms, No Genes for Suicide, and Animals for Grief Support
Jun 29, 2021
Science News: FDA Approves Failed Drug Against Advisory Committee Recommendation
Jun 15, 2021
Science News: Psychotherapy Can Prevent Relapse When Discontinuing Antidepressants
Jun 08, 2021
Science News: Anticholinergic Medications Linked to Cognitive Impairment
May 25, 2021
Science News: Ethical Issues Raised Over FDA Collaboration with Biogen on Failed Drug
May 18, 2021
Science News: Do Men Just Need to Talk to Prevent Suicide?
May 11, 2021
Science News: Antidepressant Withdrawal, Antidepressants for Back Pain, and the Impact of Debt on Mental Health
May 04, 2021
Science News: Publication Bias and Outcome Reporting Bias Common in Psychiatry Research
Apr 28, 2021
Science News: Stimulant Prescribing Patterns Are Not Impacted by Scientific Evidence
Apr 20, 2021
Science News: Does Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Reduce Suicide?
Apr 13, 2021
Science News: First Scientific Guidance on Tapering Antipsychotics Published
Apr 06, 2021
Science News: Study Finds Antidepressants Increase Suicide Risk
Apr 03, 2021