Mental Health

Husbands benefit from mutual caregiving, but wives may feel more distressed

In a new study, researchers found that in mutual caregiving, husbands can gain the benefit, but wives often feel more distressed. The research was conducted...

Why exercise may help treat depression

In a new study, researchers found out why exercise could improve mood for people with depression. They found the answers may be found in the...

Memory and attention difficulties are often part of a normal life

From young adults to people in their 60s, everyday functioning in today's world can place high demands on our attention and memory skills. Memory lapses...

Mixing marijuana with opioids for pain relief linked to anxiety, depression

In a new study, researchers found that people who mix prescription opioids and marijuana for severe pain are more likely to have increased anxiety,...

Why stress and anxiety are not always bad

In a new scientific presentation, researchers found that stress and anxiety are not always bad. They often play a helpful, not harmful, role in...

Exercise could be effective medicine for depression

In a new study, researchers found exercise training and increased physical activity are effective for both the prevention and treatment of depression. The research was...

New brain stimulation may help treat depression, PTSD

In a new study, researchers found that closed-loop brain stimulator, based on sweat response, can be developed not only for PTSD patients but also...

New way to predict success of Cognitive Behavioral therapy in depression

In a new study, researchers found brain activity could help predict the success of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) in depression. They found that brain activity...

Going to church linked to less depression symptoms

In a new study, researchers found that older people who go to church have better mental health. The finding uncovers some of the links between...

Why people born in winter more likely to have mental diseases

In a new study, researchers found stress hormone cortisol is higher in women who give birth in the autumn and winter than those who...

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Harvard scientists confirm an important cause of grey hair

When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as...

Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...