Mental Health Stories
Dr. Eric Weiss on the Impact of Stem Cell Therapy on Autism Treatment
Umbilical Cord Blood/Stem Cell Therapy has emerged as a promising treatment for a range of medical conditions. Although still considered an experimental treatment, there has been a growing interest...
There Is Now A Blood Test For Anxiety
The test can predict if a person is likely to get more anxious in the future and how factors, such as changes in hormones, might influence anxiety.
Exercise More Effective For Depression Than Counseling: Study
Traditional treatments for depression and anxiety may not be better than physical exercise in managing the conditions.
New Research Suggests Depression Increases Stroke Risk And Impairs Recovery
“Depression affects people around the world and can have a wide range of impacts across a person’s life,” said study author Robert P. Murphy of the University of Galway in Ireland.
Scared Of Clowns? Researchers Delve Deep Into The Origins Of Fear
The strongest factor was "hidden emotional signals" as their make-up tends to hide their emotions, thus creating some sense of uncertainty, the researchers noted.
Office Space Designs Could Help Boost Employees' Mental Health, Study Shows How
The study found that office space designs have a bearing on workers' career satisfaction and performance.
A Sixth Of People's Lives Is Spent On Enhancing Attractiveness; Researchers Shed Light On Why
Sociocultural factors may play a role, such as gender inequality, social media usage and whether the culture in a certain place is more individualistic or collectivist.
New Evidence That Vitamin D Helps Prevent Dementia
A large study provides new evidence that taking vitamin D supplements could ward off dementia.
Ditching Social Media Reduces Teens’ Body Image Issues, Study Claims
Spending less time on social media reportedly improved some teenagers’ body images within weeks.
Can Stress Be Contagious? Research Says So
According to researchers, seeing another person under stress can make one’s own body release cortisol, a stress hormone.
Tomo Marjanovic On How Bioidentical Hormone Treatments Benefit Mental Health Issues
Hormone therapy is a treatment that focuses on restoring the average level of hormones in your body when they are out of balance or have dropped significantly.
Metacognitive Therapy: New Way To Manage Negative Overthinking, Depression, Anxiety
Metacognitive therapy is a recent, evidence-based approach to help people with mental illness deal with rumination and anxiety in a positive way.