Archive for October, 2012

Eye Test Identifies People with Schizophrenia

October 31st, 2012
Eye Test Identifies People with SchizophreniaImpaired eye movements have long been associated with schizophrenia. In a new study, researchers have discovered they can distinguish people with and without ...

Pay Satisfaction Tied to Less Work-Family Conflict

October 31st, 2012
Pay Satisfaction Tied to Less Work-Family Conflict Employees who are more satisfied with their pay report lower levels of work-family conflict, according to a new study by a University of ...

Survey Finds Depression Twice as Common Among the Poor

October 31st, 2012
Survey Finds Depression Twice as Common Among the Poor  Americans in poverty struggle with a wide array of health problems, with depression topping the list, according to just released information from ...

How Mindfulness Meditation Works

October 31st, 2012
How Mindfulness Meditation WorksMindfulness helps individuals release negative emotions and thoughts, while encouraging more positive feelings such as compassion and forgiveness. But how does this type of meditation actually work? Researchers at Brigham and Women's ...

In the Brain, Empathy and Analysis May Be Mutually Exclusive

October 31st, 2012
In the Brain, Empathy and Analysis May Be Mutually ExclusiveFunctional magnetic imaging has allowed researchers to view the brain as it struggles to multi-task empathetic feelings and analytical thoughts. The ...

IVR Process Can Challenge Sex Life

October 31st, 2012
IVR Process Can Challenge Sex LifeA new study discovers that infertility treatment can negatively impact a women’s sex life. Despite the importance of sex in conceiving a child, little attention ...

Autism Developmental Delay Begins After 6 Months of Age

October 31st, 2012
Autism Developmental Delay Begins after 6 months of Age New research finds that children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) begin their life with normal development until they reach six months of age. This ...

Master Skills to Prevent Weight Yo-Yo Before New Diet

October 31st, 2012
Master Skills to Prevent Weight Yo-Yo Before New Diet A provocative new weight loss approach asks women to not lose weight for the first eight weeks ...

Doctors Push to Ease Children’s Anxiety, Pain in ER

October 30th, 2012
Doctors Push to Ease Children's Anxiety, Pain in ERThe American Academy of Pediatrics has issued a new report emphasizing the importance of controlling pain and anxiety ...

Daily Drinking Can Reduce New Brain Cells in Mice

October 30th, 2012
Daily Drinking Can Reduce Number of New Brain Cells A new Rutgers University rodent study indicates there is a fine line between moderate and binge drinking, ...