44 min ago
Dealing with terror through taking back control
"How do you defeat terrorism? Don't be terrorized," wrote Salman Rushdie, an Indian British novelist and essayist.
10 hrs ago
Mental health training for frontline housing staff
A housing trust has invested in a series of training sessions for its frontline staff to raise their understanding of mental health problems that may be suffered by tenants.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Peer-led stress reduction may help mothers of kids with autism
Programs teaching "mindfulness" and "positive psychology" both helped mothers of children with autism and other mental-development disabilities to reduce their stress, anxiety and depression, according to a new study.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Argentina refuses to allow sad polar bear Arturo to be moved to...
Argentina refuses to allow sad polar bear Arturo to be moved to Winnipeg despite global outcry at plight of depressed animal Argentina has refused to relocate its lonely polar bear to a wildlife park that specializes in the species, despite a petition by more than half a million people.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The old ways of handling stress are no match for the nonstop and accelerating levels we're up against today, says Paul Huljich, who fought his way back from the edge-and offers a road map for others.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Naturily 100%-Pure Lavender Oil Selected for 2014 “Premios Juventud” Gift Bags
Celebrity presenters and performers will take home Naturily's 100%-Pure Lavender Oil, a versatile, all-natural solution for beauty, health and home.
What's Up, Doc? 4 Diseases And Disorders Physicians Misdiagnose Way Too Often
Doctors get nearly a decade of higher education under their belts with the hopes of honing their expertise, to the point where diagnoses are obvious.
Business Profile: Porchia's W.I.S.H.-Executive Retreats, Stress Reduction
Are you a high level executive who feels anxious or dreads going to work? Does your heart race or stomach feel upset during the day? Do you get irritated easily with your colleagues and family? Do you self-medicate with drugs or alcohol? Individuals in high-level performance positions generally excel under pressure.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Why It's Okay To Quit
In a flash that relief is quashed by guilt or fear and papered over with a determined vow: I will work harder! Perseverance is part of our national DNA: "Winners never quit and quitters never win" could be a national motto, and we're taught to strive, push, and achieve from day one.
Conception and IVF
If you've gone through several cycles of IVF and still aren't pregnant, should you give up? How do you make that decision? A friend of mine has failed four cycles of IVF and is now trying again.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Veterans Administration Lacks Will For Post Traumatic Stress Stuidy
At the recent Kentucky General Assembly Interim Session Hearing of the Veterans, Military Affairs and Public Protection Committee the issue at the heart of the proceeding and taking up the last half of the hearing was Veterans and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder.
Medical Marijuana Researcher, Dr. Sue Sisley, Says She Was Fired For...
Dr. Suzanne Sisley, a researcher who had gained federal approval to study medical marijuana, was terminated from her university position in June.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
The Physical Dangers of Stress
Stress leaches health out of your body, and, if not adequately mitigated, this stress can eventually lead to anxiety .
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Coping with emotional stress
I will basically teach how to develop immunity against stress so that one's mental balance is maintained.
L-dopa medication could be helpful in treatment of phobias, post-traumatic stress disorder
A drug used to treat Parkinson's disease could also help people with phobias or post-traumatic stress disorder , scientists report.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Journal of Medical Internet Research
Experiential Virtual Scenarios With Real-Time Monitoring...
Among these, an emerging approach is the use of virtual reality within exposure-based protocols for anxiety disorders, and in particular posttraumatic stress disorder.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Smartphone Stress Hormone Test App May Be Able To Measure Cortisol Levels: What Are Signs Of Stress?
This smartphone app may predict your cortisol levels with just a simple saliva sample, but what are the signs of stress you should look for? Deadlines, frustrations, and demands can lead to increased stress at home, school, or work, subsequently becoming so commonplace that they're seen as a way of life for some of us.
'ambiotex' High-Tech Shirt Premieres in San Francisco
This year's Wearable Technologies Conference in San Francisco will see match2blue GmbH present for the first time its innovative ambiotex t-shirt .
A Cold Splash - Hydrotherapy for Depression and Anxiety
Since the time my book on depression came out last year, I have been pleasantly surprised about the positive reader feedback regarding a small part of the book that discusses a little-known naturopathic therapy called 'hydrotherapy.'
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Coping With Stress
Between social media, friends, newspaper, magazines and even your Primary Care Provider , you often get a wide variety of suggestions for coping with stress .