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2013-10-23 23:00:17

The article on the website Vkool.com offers people 17 tips and ways to deal with stress that help people get a more comfortable life. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 The article includes 2 parts, offering 17 revolutionary ways to deal with stress that are really effective for those people who want to reduce negative feelings. It was especially written for people who desire to get a more comfortable life and clear mind without using drugs, pills, or dangerous ingredients. In the first...

Depression Risk For Migraine Sufferers
2013-10-18 04:25:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People who suffer from migraines are roughly twice as likely to suffer from depression as those who do not experience the chronic, debilitating headaches, according to new research published online in this week’s edition of the journal Depression Research and Treatment. Dr. Esme Fuller-Thomson, Sandra Rotman Endowed Chair of the University of Toronto’s Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, and her colleagues report that the...

2013-10-17 11:42:33

A study by psychologists at the University of Liverpool has found that traumatic life events are the biggest cause of anxiety and depression, but how a person thinks about these events determines the level of stress they experience. Researchers from the University's Institute of Psychology, Health and Society analyzed the responses of over 32,000 participants, aged 18 – 85 years, who completed the BBC's `Stress Test', an online survey to explore the causes and consequences of stress....

2013-10-15 20:51:14

Support structures do little to ease depressive symptoms among mothers of low-income families Being married or having the support of neighbors to rely on does little to alleviate the symptoms of depression associated with economic hardship often experienced by poor mothers. With these findings, published in Springer’s American Journal of Community Psychology, Sharon Kingston of Dickinson College in the US challenges the growing perception that marriage and other forms of interpersonal...

2013-10-14 09:52:41

Treatments may help the 20 to 44 percent of patients with kidney failure who struggle with depression Behavioral therapy provided chair-side to kidney failure patients while they're undergoing dialysis may help fight depression and improve patients' quality of life, according to a study appearing in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology (JASN). Thanks to advances in medical technology, dialysis patients have the potential to live longer and healthier...

2013-10-10 23:26:23

On October 10th World Mental Health Day, Hypothyroid Mom raises awareness about the tragically overlooked connection between thyroid disease and mental disorders. (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 Since the launch of the thyroid advocacy blog Hypothyroid Mom in October 2012, many readers have contacted founder Dana Trentini about their ordeals with psychiatric disorders including bipolar, depression, anxiety, phobias, and suicide. They are labeled with mental health disorders and prescribed...

Researchers Discover 'Dark Side' Gene
2013-10-10 13:56:17

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online According to a new study published in Psychological Science, some people are genetically predisposed to have a darker perspective. Researchers found that a previously known gene variant can cause some people to perceive negative emotional events more vividly than others. “This is the first study to find that this genetic variation can significantly affect how people see and experience the world,” Professor Rebecca Todd of the...


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Adjustment Disorder
2013-07-29 09:41:01

Adjustment Disorder is commonly known as situational disorder as well. It is often considered a significantly smaller situation than anxiety disorder or post-traumatic stress disorder with a usually less intense stressor than those of the more extreme disorders. Symptoms Because the disorders are similar, Adjustment Disorder and PTSD have similar symptoms like general loss of interest, a feeling of hopelessness, depression, and anxiety. Although they have similar symptoms, Adjustment...

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