Archive for November, 2011

Loss of Friendship More Difficult for Teen Girls

November 24th, 2011
Loss of Friendship More Difficult for Teen Girls It is difficult for everyone when a friendship is lost. This loss is especially troubling during adolescence, and ...

Interventions Help Police Officers Manage PTSD

November 24th, 2011
Interventions Help Police Officers Manage PTSDNew research by the University of Montreal discovers police officers are no more likely than the general population to suffer from post-traumatic stress ...

High Childhood IQ Tied to Adult Illicit Drug Use

November 23rd, 2011
High Childhood IQ Tied to Adult Illicit Drug Use People with high childhood IQs appear to be more likely to take illegal drugs in their 30s, according ...

Many Anorexics Struggle with ‘Authentic’ Self

November 23rd, 2011
Many Anorexics Struggle with Authentic Self A new report concludes that people with anorexia nervosa struggle with questions about their real, or "authentic," self. Researchers believe an understanding ...

CBT Therapy Lessens Disability, Depression in Teen Fibromyalgia

November 23rd, 2011
CBT Therapy Lessens Disability, Depression in Teen Fibromyalgia Cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) appears to benefit adolescents with juvenile fibromyalgia, according to a new study. Researchers report the intervention was found to be ...

Mood Disorders May Not Hinder Cancer Diagnosis

November 23rd, 2011
Mood Disorders May Not Hinder Cancer DiagnosisPsychiatric disorders are believed to be a barrier for appropriate and timely medical care among vulnerable populations. A new investigation studied if pre-existing depression ...

Exercise Can Aid Sleep and Productivity

November 23rd, 2011
Exercise Can Aid Sleep and Productivity Researchers have found people sleep significantly better and feel more alert during the day if they get at least 150 minutes of ...

Parsing The Incredible Computing Power of the Brain

November 22nd, 2011
Parsing The Incredible Computing Power of the Brain Even while undertaking a simple task such as walking across a room, your brain has to integrate information from a variety of senses and then evaluate each for ...

Imaging Shows How Meditation Tunes Out Some Brain Areas

November 22nd, 2011
Imaging Shows How Meditation Tunes Out Some Brain AreasA new brain imaging study suggests experienced meditators are able to switch off areas of the brain. Yale researchers ...

Study Probes Complex Links Between Weight, Alzheimer’s

November 22nd, 2011
Study Probes Complex Links Between Weight, AlzheimersA new study investigates the relationship between body mass index and the development of Alzheimer’s disease. Some studies have discovered people who are ...
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