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Exercise Helps Combat Depression, According To New Longitudinal Study

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Physical exercise has long been known to improve or support emotional well-being and a new study from Canadian and British researchers has found that being active three times a week can...

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2014-10-20 12:30:12

HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 23, Doctor of Divinity and MSW Pastoral Counselor Debra Meehl, co-founder of the Meehl Foundation, will present "Breaking the Cycle of Suffering with Borderline Personality Disorder and Bipolar Disorder" at Atlanta's Amen Clinic. The workshop will feature an interactive presentation on Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), along with the latest insights on the treatment of bipolar disorder, borderline personality disorder and substance...

2014-10-17 23:04:35

Assurex Health and CAMH have been awarded a $6 Million Grant from Genome Canada to study the benefits of genetic testing to guide mental health medication decisions; schizophrenia patients are included for the first time in a study of this type. Mason, OH (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Assurex Health and Canada’s Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) today announced they have received a $6 million grant from Genome Canada, an agency of the Canadian government, to study the benefits of...

2014-10-16 23:13:00

Clinical Psychologist and anxiety specialist Dr. Francine Rosenberg with Morris Psychological Group Provides Tips for Understanding and Treating Impulse Control Disorder Trichotillomania. Parsippany, NJ (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 Many young girls and grown women play with their hair. Often they unconsciously twirl it around a finger, especially when they're bored or tired. It's a harmless habit. Of more consequence is trichotillomania, a disorder characterized by a recurrent,...

2014-10-16 23:01:15

In an affidavit, the Brain Injury Association of America states that the settlement excludes numerous physical and behavioral consequences of brain injury from the list of qualifying diagnoses for treatment and compensation. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) October 16, 2014 The Brain Injury Association of America (BIAA) continues to voice concern about the proposed settlement between former players and the National Football league (NFL) over concussion-related injuries (case 2:12-md-02323-AB). On...

2014-10-10 23:05:21

The Life Cycle and Mechanics of Addiction booklet released by the Oklahoma-based drug rehabilitation and education center, Narconon Arrowhead, identifies depression as a factor in keeping an addict harnessed in his addiction. Canadian, Oklahoma (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Authored by Gary W. Smith, Executive Director of Narconon Arrowhead, an effective drug and alcohol rehabilitation center delivering the drug-free Narconon program; The Life Cycle and Mechanics of Addiction presents us with...

2014-10-08 23:06:35

Prakash Masand, MD, is former consulting professor of psychiatry and behavioral sciences at Duke University, a New York City psychiatrist, and founder and CEO of Global Medical Education (GME), says that depression is still under diagnosed today, which can have devastating consequences to these individuals, their families, and society as a whole. As part of Mental Illness Week, he offers the facts below about depression in an effort to help shed light on this debilitating illness. New...

2014-10-08 23:00:32

National Depression Screening Day is October 9. Novant Health psychiatrist explains how it works, who should be screened and how to get help. Charlotte, N.C. (PRWEB) October 09, 2014 October 9 is National Depression Screening Day and according to the National Institute of Mental Health, many U.S. adults might benefit from taking part. An estimated 16 million U.S. adults had at least one major depressive episode in the past year, where their symptoms interfered with their ability to work,...

2014-10-02 12:32:05

ARLINGTON, Va., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) is Oct. 5-11. What do you have planned? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20100216/NAMILOGO MIAW is a time for education about mental illness such as depression, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia and other medical conditions that affect a person's thinking, feelings moods, ability to relate to others and daily functioning. MIAW includes National Depression Screening Day (Oct. 9.) and World Mental...

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2014-10-02 02:30:00

Beth Chee, San Diego State University A study by San Diego State University psychology professor Jean M. Twenge shows Americans are more depressed now than they have been in decades. Analyzing data from 6.9 million adolescents and adults from all over the country, Twenge found that Americans now report more psychosomatic symptoms of depression, such as trouble sleeping and trouble concentrating, than their counterparts in the 1980s. “Previous studies found that more people have...

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2014-10-02 05:30:03

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study from the University of California Davis Health System reveals that the short questionnaires used to identify patients at risk for depression might lead to unnecessary antidepressant prescriptions. The self-administered questionnaires are known as "brief depression symptom measures" and are, for the most part, used in primary care settings to determine how frequent, and how severe, depression symptoms are for a patient....


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