Neurological symptoms like fatigue common in mild Covid

Neurological and psychiatric symptoms such as fatigue and depression are common among people with Covid-19 and may be just as likely in people with mild cases, according to a new review study led by a UCL researcher.

Jun 15

Categories: Depression, Health / Illness / Medical Issues


Three in five secondary school pupils experience mental health ...

Three out of five secondary school pupils have either experienced mental health problems themselves or are close to someone who has, according to a new survey. research by the charity Mind also revealed that one in seven of 11-19-year-olds say their ...

Jul 3

Categories: Child Development, Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Mental Health ...


Better Care Needed for People Displaying First Symptoms of Bipolar ...

Patients diagnosed with bipolar disorder often take years to receive suitable treatment due to misdiagnosis and inconsistent treatments. Not being able to get the right treatment early can have an impact on various aspects of life, including careers ...

Jun 27

Categories: Bipolar, Health / Illness / Medical Issues


Breaking the code: How is a mother’s immunity transferred to her ...

Newborns arrive into the world with an immunity system with antibodies transferred to by their mothers via the placenta. The rules by which the placenta performs this essential function have been unknown but could hold the key to generating more ...

Jun 24

Categories: Child Development, Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health ...


Weighing Risks and Benefits of Drug Treatment for Major Depression

Some antidepressants may cause older adults to experience more harmful events such as falls, hence outweighing the positive effects they may have on the mental health of these individuals. While pharmacological interventions are popular for dealing ...

Jun 14

Categories: Depression, Health / Illness / Medical Issues


Early Life Stress Alters Helping Behaviour of Meerkat Offspring

Parents usually make sacrifices to allow their children to have better lives than they did, however this is different from Kalahri meerkat mothers, according to a new study.

Feb 28

Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues


Learning One's Genetic Risk Might Affect Eating and Exercise

Learning about one's genetic make up or DNA has become increasing more popular and accessible in present day. However, learning about it, especially in particular one's genetic risks could trigger placebo and nocebo effects.

Feb 2

Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health Psychology


Asking Patients to Draw Their Illness can be Surprisingly Revealing

Asking patients to draw the parts of their body affected by illness (and similar drawing challenges) can provide insights into how they think about their illness, the seriousness of their condition, and how well they are likely to cope, among other ...

Jan 21

Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health Psychology


How Do Our Emotions Affect Our Immune Response?

Many research has been conducted detailing the negative impact of chronic exposure to stress, anxiety and negative moods on physical health. New research uncovers fresh evidence to suggest that frequent exposure to negative emotions have an ...

Jan 12

Categories: Emotional Intelligence, Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health ...


Relationship between Borderline Personality and ADHD

This article focuses on Borderline Personality and its effects, while touching on the probability of people with ADHD also having Borderline Personality Disorder.

Oct 23

Categories: Adult ADHD, Adult psychological development, Borderline Personality ...


Self-Compassion leads to Happiness

This article talks about how being compassionate towards the self, alleviates chronic pain and eventually encourages activeness and a happier life.

Oct 19

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Chronic Pain, Happiness, ...


Can ASPD be treated?

This article explains the nature of Antisocial Personality Disorder (ASPD) and the types of treatment methods used to improve the condition.

Oct 5

Categories: Adult ADHD, Aggression & Violence, Antisocial personality, ...


Change in Diet can improve Anxiety

Certain types of food facilitate anxiety while a few others help lower anxiety levels or the probability of feeling anxious. This article explores how carbohydrates, protein and caffeine affect anxiety.

Oct 4

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Anxiety, Health / Illness / ...


Overcome Chronic pain today

This article talks about different ways to let go and overcome any chronic pain and illness you’re currently facing.

Sep 27

Categories: Adjusting to Change / Life Transitions, Adult psychological ...


Inequality as a disorder

Economic inequality is one of the signs that foreshadows societal disorder. It can also negatively impact people's lives and is highly associated with risky medical conditions.

Sep 21

Categories: Health / Illness / Medical Issues, Health Psychology, Mental Health ...