Archive for February, 2013

Chronic Pain Sufferers May Benefit from Stress Management

February 26th, 2013
Chronic Pain Sufferers May Benefit from Stress Management A new study finds that for some chronic pain sufferers, avoiding the harmful effects of stress may be key to managing their condition. As such, stress ...

In Workplace Conflict, Women Get a Bad Rap

February 26th, 2013
In Workplace Conflict, Women Get a Bad RapAs women continue to integrate the workplace, old habits of thought die hard -- particularly when it comes to conflict situations. Researchers from the University of British Columbia's ...

Recalling Good Times May Reduce Depression

February 26th, 2013
Recalling Good Times May Reduce DepressionA new strategy to improve mood may help people who suffer from depression. The approach calls on the recollection of positive day-to-day experiences. Researchers have learned that remembering or recalling ...

Rat Study Explains Brain Self-Protection Mechanism

February 25th, 2013
Rat Study Explains Brain Self-Protection Mechanism  Researchers believe they have finally discovered the mechanism by which the brain protects itself from damage that occurs after a cerebrovascular accident ...

New Smart Lunchrooms Influence Healthy Choices

February 25th, 2013
New Smart Lunchrooms Influence Healthy Choices  Smart technology is in vogue with intelligent airplanes, bombs, classrooms, homes and of course, phones. Officials now report a simple and ...

Fat Talk Gives Way To Old Talk As Women Age

February 25th, 2013
Fat Talk Gives Way To Old Talk As Women AgeUK researchers have found that as women age they often talk about the negative aspects ...

Age-Related Decline in IQ Linked to Schizophrenia Risk

February 24th, 2013
Age-Related Decline in IQ Linked to Schizophrenia RiskA person who is at greater risk for developing schizophrenia is more likely to experience a decline in IQ ...

Young White Males in Army National Guard More at Risk for Suicide

February 24th, 2013
Young White Males in Army National Guard More at Risk for Suicide  Since 2004, suicides rates in the U.S. Army have been ...

High Costs Associated with Holding in Grief for Partner’s Sake

February 24th, 2013
High Costs Associated with Holding in Grief for Partners Sake  Parents who lose a child often hold in their grief, or hide it in ...

Obesity Reduces Quality of Life in Boys

February 24th, 2013
Obesity Reduces Quality of Life in BoysFor boys, being overweight or obese significantly lowers their quality of life compared to healthy weight peers.  Interestingly, these results were ...