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2014-03-26 23:33:42

Anyone who is looking for a better, smarter, healthier and more effective way to manage the stress of uncertainty, should check out the latest blog post from Per Wickstrom. (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Anyone who is looking for a better, smarter, healthier and more effective way to manage the stress of uncertainty, should check out the latest blog post from Per Wickstrom. “Doubt and second guessing are natural, and anyone who says that they experience neither are lying,” commented Per...

2014-03-26 23:30:00

Many teens feel that stress lurks around every corner—and they don’t know what to do about it. Health promotion pamphlets from Journeyworks offer tips to help reduce the stress and anxiety that many teens feel. Santa Cruz, CA (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 According to a recent study by the American Psychological Association U.S. teens are stressed out and need to learn coping skills. In a survey called Stress in America, the APA discovered that many American teens experience stress at...

2014-03-26 11:29:21

Scientists have shown for the first time that a chemical in the brain called galanin is involved in the risk of developing depression. And the research, undertaken by a European research team, points to a strong reason to develop drugs that modify galanin functioning as a new class of antidepressant drug. Galanin is a neuropeptide (a small protein) that was discovered and investigated over 30 years ago by various groups including the Swedish scientist Tomas Hokfelt. He is one of the...

2014-03-25 23:32:22

Spavia, the affordable, luxury day spa, is welcoming April by recognizing Stress Awareness Month (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Spavia day spa knows the importance of stress reduction. Offering spa membership wellness programs and providing soothing spa treatments, Spavia strives to help Americans alleviate stress. Spavia finds the importance of recognizing Stress Awareness Month this April. “At Spavia, we help to relieve the stress in your life, to take the time out each month to focus on...

2014-03-25 23:21:47

The Linden Method developed by Charles Linden is a newly updated program that teaches people how to get rid of anxiety, panic attacks, and social phobias naturally. A full review on the site Vkool.com indicates whether or not this system is safe for people to use. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The Linden Method is a brand new program created by Charles Linden, who promises to help people treat their anxiety disorders effectively without using any kind of drugs or supplements. Charles...

2014-03-24 23:01:58

More than 3,200 preschool students who have experienced traumatic incidents are being better prepared for academic success. Kansas City, MO (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 As Crittenton Children’s Center is now well underway with the replication of its Trauma Smart program, the evidence of the program is positive and promising, and the program itself is gaining national attention. With $4.5 million from four funding partners, Crittenton, Kansas City’s leader in effectively treating the mental...

2014-03-24 12:29:33

Study is the First to Test the Activity of Sceletium tortuosum on Brain Activity and the First to Study the Effects of a Dual PDE4 and 5-HT Reuptake Inhibitor in Humans MORRISTOWN, N.J., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PLT Health Solutions, Inc. and HG&H Pharmaceuticals Pty. Ltd. announced the publication of a clinical trial that used functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI) technology to study the effects of acute (short term) supplementation with Zembrin(®) on the "threat...

Stress Can Affect A Woman's Ability To Remain Fertile: Study
2014-03-24 11:20:39

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While couples having trouble getting pregnant can cause stress for both individuals, a new study has found that stress itself can have an effect on infertility. Reported in the journal Human Reproduction, the paradoxical study found that women with higher levels of alpha-amylase, a biomarker of stress measured in saliva, are 29 percent less inclined to conceive each month and are over twice as prone to not conceive despite 12 months of...

2014-03-24 08:27:22

New video helps parents distinguish typical teen moodiness from teen depression. CHICAGO, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Withdrawn. Irritable. Sleepy. This could describe almost any teenager; but these are also symptoms of teen depression. "The difference between normal teen moodiness and clinical depression is very hard for lay people to discern," says Ken Duckworth M.D., medical director of the National Alliance on Mental Illness....

2014-03-21 23:22:28

CarePlus is offering a new therapy group for children and adolescents called Freedom from Anxiety. The weekly sessions use an evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy model to help children develop methods for coping with anxiety. Paramus, New Jersey (PRWEB) March 21, 2014 Care Plus NJ, Inc. (CarePlus) is offering a new therapy group for children and adolescents called Freedom from Anxiety. The weekly sessions use an evidence-based cognitive behavioral therapy model to help children...


Latest Stress Reference Libraries

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...

Acute Stress Reaction
2013-07-29 09:36:16

Acute Stress Reaction (ASR), also referred to as shock or Acute Stress Disorder (ASD), is a variation on Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Symptoms ASR can often escalate to ASD. Symptoms of acute stress reaction include a change in attention, disorientation, daze and confusion. After these symptoms occur, victims suffering from ASR can often become withdrawn from their surroundings or experience panic anxiety paired with impairment and extreme emotions of sadness, anger and fear....

Posttraumatic Stress Disorder
2013-07-19 15:31:29

Posttraumatic stress disorder (commonly known as PTSD) is a severe anxiety disorder characterized by adverse anxiety-related experiences, behaviors, and physiological responses that results from exposure to an event that causes psychological trauma. Examples of events that could lead to PTSD include the threat of harm or death to oneself or to someone else, or witnessing an event that overwhelms the individual's ability to cope. Diagnostic symptoms for PTSD include flashbacks or nightmares,...

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