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Chrissy Teigen on her wedding: I just need Xanax
Model Chrissy Teigen dished details of her upcoming wedding with singer John Legend, admitting her only must-have for the big day is a dose of Xanax.
Can Adele's music help to cure fear of flying (including her own)?
The singer's hit Someone Like You is the perfect song to calm in-flight nerves, according to scientific research out today She's confessed to being terrified on an aeroplane, but is the cure for Adele's fear of flying listening to her own music? The singer's hit Someone Like You is the perfect song to calm in-flight nerves, according to scientific ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Must-Have Coping Strategies for Social Anxiety
The shakes and cold sweats many of us feel when we talk in front of a group are just one vivid example of social anxiety--an excessive fear of being judged negatively.
Kava plant holds promise against anxiety
Melbourne, May 13 : Australian scientists believe that the South Pacific kava plant could be an effective and safe treatment for anxiety.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Root of Tranquillity
Captain James Cook saw a lot of strange things when he was exploring Polynesia in 1769, but the virgins chewing kava brought him up short.
Mon May 13, 2013
Art Therapy Effective For Psychological Symptoms Among Cancer Patients, But Returns Are Diminishing
Researchers found that creative art therapy helps alleviate psychological symptoms of anxiety, depression, and pain among cancer patients, but has diminishing returns during follow-up. A graduate student and aspiring painter watches a master at work, a patient at the sprawling 300-acre campus of the Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in New York City.
Anxiety sufferers may find hope in natural remedy, study finds
Anxious feelings resulting from today's stressful and high-pressure lifestyles are as common as an old shoe.
How You View Your Problems May Affect Your...
New research from the University of Illinois suggests that how a person reacts to good or bad times can determine how and even if they will suffer from anxiety.
Research: Patients with chronic pain should be evaluated for anxiety disorders
Patients coping with chronic pain should also be evaluated for anxiety disorders , according to new research published in General Hospital Psychiatry .
Sun May 12, 2013
Kava plant works for anxiety: research
THE South Pacific kava plant could be an effective and safe treatment for anxiety, according to research by Australian scientists.
Sat May 11, 2013
Why Does Arena's Obesity Drug Have Abuse Potential?
Lorcaserin, brand name Belviq , is conditionally approved in the U.S. for chronic weight management in obese or overweight adults when used together with a reduced-calorie diet and exercise.
Job Layoffs: Facing Redundancy Rumors
I have some friends who have heard a rumor their company will be making big redundancies soon, and I really feel for them.
Anxiety Symptoms Often Accompany Chronic Pain
Individuals suffering from chronic pain should be evaluated for anxiety disorders, according to a new study published in General Hospital Psychiatry .
Take the stress out of exams
It happens ever year - as exam pressure builds up, help agencies and counsellors receive more children and parents through their doors trying to find ways to alleviate their anxieties.
Fri May 10, 2013
Restricted and Repetitive Behavior in Autism Spectrum Disorders
Children with autism spectrum disorders frequently have co-occurring psychiatric symptoms, with rates significantly higher than would be expected from the general population.
7 Ways to Improve Cognitive Wellness
It turns out, what and how we think contributes to our mental health . Our daily routines and patterns of thoughts have a big impact on our moods .
Is there a link between postpartum depression and the 'love hormone'?
UNC researchers are launching a 5-year study aimed at understanding the role of oxytocin in postpartum depression and bonding between mothers and babies.
Real-time Brain Feedback May Help Overcome Anxiety, OCD
People provided with a real-time readout of their brain activity can learn to control that activity and decrease their anxiety , according to a new study.
Thu May 09, 2013
Pete Wentz Talks Ashlee Simpson Divorce, Prescription Drug Abuse: "It Spiraled"
Forget about saving rock 'n' roll. Pete Wentz 's biggest priority was saving himself from the emotional fallout caused by his 2011 divorce from Ashlee Simpson .
Men Get Sexually Harassed Too - And It's Harder On Them Than Women
Men who experience sexual harassment are far more likely than women to induce vomiting and take laxatives and diuretics - purging - in an attempt to control their weight, according to a new psychology paper.