A new study found that feelings of blame and guilt dominate when midwives and obstetricians struggle to cope with the aftermath of a traumatic childbirth.
Date Posted: April 12, 2016
Categories: Other, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) / Trauma / Complex PTSDGO
Alzheimer’s disease (AD) impairs insulin signaling in the portion of the brain responsible for regulating metabolism, making a person with AD more likely to develop diabetes, new research suggests.
Categories: Cognitive Problems Amnesia / Dementia, Dementia, Health / Illness / ...GO
A new study suggests the heart could have a large influence on the wisdom of the head, after finding people with greater heart rate variability may have wiser judgement.
Money could buy happiness if your purchases fit your personality, according to a new study.
According to a new study acetaminophen could be impeding error-detection in the brain.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical IssuesGO
Climate change is a significant threat to the health of Americans, creating unprecedented health problems in areas where they might not have previously occurred, according to a report released April 4 by the White House.
In a series of studies conducted in rats, researchers have found that eating blueberries could help to reduce the genetic and biochemical drivers behind depression and suicidal tendencies associated with PTSD.
Categories: Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) / Trauma / Complex PTSDGO
Recently, a large Swedish study showed that grades may decline, too, when a parent is depressed.
Categories: Depression, Family Problems, ParentingGO
Korean researchers studied how narcissism relates to a person's selfie-posting behavior on Social Networking Sites and interest in the comments they receive back.
Workouts appear to trigger 'Miracle-Gro for the brain' that restores connections between neurons, researchers find.
Dealing with the loss of a loved one is one of life's toughest challenges. It can cause severe psychological stress, which studies have shown can raise the risk of acute cardiovascular problems.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health Psychology, Relationships ...GO
A pilot study showed that mindfulness-based eating awareness training encouraged adolescents to eat healthier and exercise more and marginalized their tendency to gain weight.
Categories: Eating Disorders, Mindfulness, Mindfulness MeditationGO
Researchers have identified blood-based biomarkers and developed questionnaire-based apps that may help clinicians identify which of their female patients being treated for psychiatric disorders are at greatest risk of suicidal ideation or behavior.
Categories: Suicide Prevention, Women's IssuesGO
Using a sophisticated MRI technique, researchers have found abnormalities in the brain's white matter tracts in patients with insomnia, according to a new study.
Categories: Sleep DisordersGO
The study also gives evidence that the brains of babies from bilingual families remain more open to learning new language sounds, compared with babies from monolingual families.
A new study suggests that oxytocin nasal spray could be a solution, after researchers found it may work by improving self-control.
Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health PsychologyGO