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A family history of depression, anxiety, alcohol dependence or drug dependence is associated with the presence of each condition and also may predict its course and prognosis, according to a report in the July issue of Archives of General Psychiatry, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.
INDIANAPOLIS, July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Several area health care organizations agree that today's tough economic times can make staying healthy a challenge.
A former deputy with Illinois' McHenry County Sheriff's Office claims in a lawsuit that he was illegally fired because of a panic disorder.
The worries of contemporary threats, such as nuclear wars or AIDS, have historically been woven into the mental illness of each generation - however, global warming could have broader and deeper effects on mental health, even if indirectly.
A network of emotion-regulating brain regions implicated in the pathological worry that can grip patients with anxiety disorders may also be useful for predicting the benefits of treatment.
Before now, very little has been known about how many Americans suffer from chronic depression and anxiety. The question: of those who do suffer how many receive effective treatments that are available?
Panic attacks have been linked to higher risk of heart attack and heart disease, especially in younger people, British researchers said. The study, published in the European Heart Journal, found that people who were younger than age 50 when first diagnosed had a significantly higher risk of subsequent heart attacks, or myocardial infarctions, but this was not the case in older people. The study found there was a significantly higher incidence of subsequent coronary heart disease in people...
New research shows people diagnosed with panic attacks or panic disorder are more likely to develop heart disease or suffer a heart attack or develop coronary heart disease (CHD) than the rest of the population.
Children with lower IQs show an increased risk of developing psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia or depression, U.S.
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...
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
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