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Surprising ways to beat anxiety and become mentally strong

Surprising ways to beat anxiety and become mentally strong – according to science

Do you have anxiety? Have you tried just about everything to get over it, but it just keeps coming back? Perhaps you thought you had...
Depression and bipolar disorder linked to the body clock

Depression and bipolar disorder linked to body clock

In a new study, researchers from the University of Glasgow find that genetically, the body clock, or circadian rhythms, are linked to mood disorders...
Depressed parents, depressed teens

Depressed parents, depressed teens

The bond between parent and child extends far beyond sharing similar looks or behaviors, as symptoms of depression in teens and parents appear to...
Stroke, cancer and other chronic diseases more likely for those with poor mental health

Stroke, cancer and other chronic diseases more likely for those with poor mental health

Four million Australians, including our friends, family members, co-workers and neighbors, are living with mental health conditions, including anxiety and depression. A new report out...

Major warning signs of eating disorders

Eating disorders affect people of all ages and body types. A Michigan Medicine expert speaks about warning signs and how to approach the subject. An...
Obesity could raise diabetes risk in people with PTSD

Obesity could raise diabetes risk in people with PTSD

In a recent study, researchers from Saint Louis University find that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) does not directly lead to type 2 diabetes, instead...
Estrogen may prevent depression in heart attack survivors

Estrogen may prevent depression in heart attack survivors

In a new study, researchers from the University of Ottawa find that estrogen may protect against heart failure-related depression . This is because estrogen prevents...
Exercise may improve mental health, but more could be less

Exercise may improve mental health, but more could be less

In a recent study, researchers find that people who exercise report having 1.5 fewer days of poor mental health a month, compared to people...
Bipolar disorder and schizophrenia may be caused by human brain evolution

Bipolar disorder and schizophrenia may be caused by human brain evolution

The same aspects of relatively recent evolutionary changes that make us prone to bad backs and impacted third molars may have generated long, noncoding...
Childhood bullying can cause lifelong psychological damage– here’s how to spot the signs and move on

Childhood bullying can cause lifelong psychological damage– here’s how to spot the signs and...

Childhood bullying is so common that it may not seem like a big deal. Up to 35% per cent of people are estimated to have...