Archives for October, 2008 - Page 2

ADHD

Teletherapy for Mental Health

Clinicians are using technology to tackle the growing number of psychiatric cases in rural areas, particularly among children and adolescents. In a current application, a team of Michigan State...
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Addiction

Meth Abuse Among Teens

New research finds that children and adolescents who abuse alcohol or are sexually active are more likely to take methamphetamines (MA), also known as ‘meth’ or ‘speed’. Research published...
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Anxiety

Anxiety May Be Linked to Immune System

In a groundbreaking study scientists have genetically linked the immune system to normal behavior. Researchers from Rockefeller and Columbia Universities demonstrated that mast cells, key components of the immune...
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Anxiety

Stress Triggers Skin Disease

Current research suggests that stress may activate immune cells in your skin, resulting in inflammatory skin disease. Skin provides the first level of defense to infection, serving not only...
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