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Anxiety

Depression Ups Pregnancy Risk

A new study discovers depressed pregnant women have twice the risk of a pre-term delivery than pregnant women with no symptoms of depression. The study found that pregnant women...
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Anxiety

The Search for Anxiety Genes

The evolution of genetic research has allowed scientists to explore and identify genes involved in particular types of behavior, such as fear. A new genetic association study used a...
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Anxiety

Steroids for PTSD?

Cortisol helps our bodies cope with stress, but its effect on the brain remains controversial. A new study suggests the administration of corticosteroids may be an indicated treatment for...
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