Receiving nitrous oxide after a traumatic event may help to reduce the incidence of distressing memories, suggests research published in Psychological Medicine.
Date Posted: March 7, 2016
Categories: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) / Trauma / Complex PTSDGO
Can't stop texting? If you're a teenager, it may be to blame for falling grades and increased yawning in school, according to a new Rutgers study.
Categories: Academic Issues, Sleep Disorders, Teenage IssuesGO
Allowing people to see their own brain activity might help them motivate themselves.
Categories: Self help groupsGO
Critical neurotransmitters were boosted in the study, possibly helping to restore mental health.
A new study suggests that the specific alignment of neural networks in the brain dictates whether a person's altruism was motivated by selfish or altruistic behavior.
People with anxiety fundamentally perceive the world differently, according to a study. They aren't simply making the choice to "play it safe."
Young adults who display hostile attitudes and who find it hard to cope with stress may experience memory and thinking problems in later life, according to a study.
Categories: Anger ManagementGO
According to a study led by Ludwig-Maximilians-Universitaet in Munich researchers, a majority of patients diagnosed with breast cancer go on to develop symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder ...GO
A new study from researchers at the University of Alabama at Birmingham recently published in Optometry and Vision Science shows a relationship between ADHD and vision impairments in children.
Categories: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)GO
A University of Wisconsin-Madison spin-off is screening blood samples in an effort to develop a biologically based method to diagnose autism.
Categories: Autism spectrum disordersGO
According to researchers, cannabis significantly affects users' ability to recognize, process and empathize with human emotions like happiness, sadness and anger.
Categories: Drug Addiction, Emotional Abuse, OtherGO
Men who are depressed themselves often view their own problems very negatively, new research finds.
Categories: Depression, Men's IssuesGO
People who deal with stress the right way have healthier hearts.
Categories: Stress ManagementGO
Findings from a longitudinal study of over 6,000 adults suggests that certain psychological factors may be stronger predictors of how long we'll live.
Categories: Aging & Geriatric Issues, Health / Illness / Medical Issues, ...GO
Slow-wave sleep - the deeper sleep during which the brain turns each day's events into permanent memories - is fragmented in adulthood in people exposed to high levels of alcohol in the womb.
Categories: Child Development, Depression, Learning Difficulties, Mood Swings / ...GO
Some parents always try to hide their negative emotions and amplify their positive emotions.
Categories: Child and/or Adolescent Issues, Child Development, ParentingGO