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Snacking On Kava Leaves May Reduce Anxiety
2013-05-13 13:54:05

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A new study suggests that the South Pacific plant Kava may have beneficial properties for alleviating anxiousness. Researchers writing in the Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology say Kava could be used to help treat people who suffer from Generalized Anxiety Disorders (GAD). There are medicines currently available for people suffering from anxiety, but scientists are still looking for safer alternatives. The team, led by Dr...

When Anger And Anxiety Meet
2012-12-05 05:19:44

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A Concordia University led study reveals that for millions of individuals around the globe suffering from Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD), anger is more than just a powerful emotion. Anger is an agent that exacerbates their illness. Sonya Deschenes investigated the correlation between GAD and anger after conducting a literature review for her PhD research. She noticed that while some of the studies showed that anger and anxiety...

2012-08-01 13:02:45

People with mental health problems have a lower life expectancy, according to a large-scale population based study published today in the British Medical Journal. The findings may prompt further research into the way doctors treat patients with even mild psychological problems. A team of researchers from UCL (University College London) and the University of Edinburgh analyzed data from over 68,000 adults aged 35 years and over who took part in the Health Survey for England from 1994 to...

Anxiety In Children: Emotional Detectives May Help
2012-07-31 10:31:59

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Feeling sad. Down in the dumps. Looking blue. However stated, these three phrases all mean the same thing — depression. Different factors can cause an individual to have depression and anxiety, and now they are not just relegated to adults -- children can suffer from the disorder as well. A recently published study from the University of Miami (UM) looked at how participants can slowly move out of the state of depression with...

2012-07-13 23:01:54

Bridges to Recovery, a psychiatric residential treatment clinic with three locations in Southern California, now offers psychological testing as part of their ongoing efforts to identify and treat the underlying causes of our patient's anxiety and depression. Pacific Palisades, CA (PRWEB) July 13, 2012 Bridges to Recovery, a psychiatric residential treatment clinic with three locations in Southern California, now offers psychological testing as part of their ongoing efforts to identify and...

2012-07-07 23:00:37

Panic Away review was launched today and is a method of training one's mind so that they don´t fall victim of their panic attacks. Scottsdale, AZ (PRWEB) July 07, 2012 Panic Away review is about the all natural treatment for the problems of anxiety, panic attacks, and general anxiety disorder (GAD). These attacks can come on for a variety of reasons but one thing is certain and that is if one doesn´t address the problem, they will only get worse over time and could end up actually...

Children With Social Anxiety May Overcome Fears With Help From Avatars
2012-06-12 11:50:38

A principal standing in the hallway says, "You are one of my favorite students!" In class, a smart girl says, "You are the nicest person in our class!" Many children would smile and eagerly return those compliments, but some with social anxiety may be too terrified to respond. Researchers at the University of Central Florida's Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Atlanta-based company Virtually Better want to give more children with social anxiety the practice they need to become...

Brain Works More Vigorously For Anxious Girls
2012-06-06 04:58:23

Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com Nail biting. Knuckle cracking. These are just a few of the physical traits of nervousness. With these thoughts in mind, Michigan State University researchers recently discovered that the brains of anxious girls work more vigorously than those of boys. Scientists hope that the findings could be useful in identifying and treating anxiety disorders. In the experiment, college students were asked to complete a task while their brain activity was measured with...

2012-05-03 16:16:59

People´s judgements about whether they are depressed depend on how they believe their own suffering “ranks” in relation to the suffering of friends and family and the wider world, according to a new study. Research from the Department of Psychology at the University of Warwick finds that people make inaccurate judgements about their depression and anxiety symptoms — potentially leading to missed diagnoses as well as false positive diagnoses of mental health problems....

2012-04-12 22:29:30

What is usually seen as pathology may aid survival of the species Worrying may have evolved along with intelligence as a beneficial trait, according to a recent study by scientists at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and other institutions. Jeremy Coplan, MD, professor of psychiatry at SUNY Downstate, and colleagues found that high intelligence and worry both correlate with brain activity measured by the depletion of the nutrient choline in theGlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals, Sackler...

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Generalized Anxiety Disorder
2013-07-25 15:07:54

Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) is an anxiety disorder with worry about normal, everyday situations such as finance, health and wellbeing in relationships (personal and work related) all lasting longer than six months. Symptoms The symptoms of GAD can include but are not limited to difficulty swallowing, rashes, shortness of breath, fidgeting, headaches, tension, nausea, etc. In order for GAD to be ruled as present, the symptoms and feelings must be experiences for at least six...

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