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  1. Rogers Behavioral Health System opens treatment center in Tampa, Fla.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2014 | Medical News

    Rogers Behavioral Health System, Wisconsin's largest, not-for-profit mental health and addiction services provider, is opening its first treatment center outside of Wisconsin in Tampa, Fla., on Monday, September 29 . According to Eric Storch, Ph.D., clinical director for Rogers Behavioral Health - Tampa Bay, and professor of pediatrics , psychiatry and behavioral neurosciences at USF Health Morsani College of Medicine, at the University of South Florida, "It is an exciting endeavor to expand the level of care provided for adults and children with obsessive-compulsive disorder and related anxiety disorders with the opening of our intensive outpatient programs."


  2. Domestic TerrorismRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2014 | Feministing

    ... very aggressive, bordering on violent. He went on like this repeating similar sentiments for a long time. I have an anxiety disorder and just happened to have a bottle of water so I took a prescribed valium out of my purse and took it. That really ...


  3. World Alzheimer's Month 2014 latest cause researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 |

    Researchers found commonly prescribed sleeping and anxiety pills such as Xanax and Valium could lead to an increased risk for Alzheimer's disease. In honor of World Alzheimer's Month, here is a recap of the most recent studies and findings about Alzheimer's Disease.


  4. Depression may be helped by sports and physical activityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 |

    ... is also prevented. This research has been published in the journal CNS & Neurological Disorders - Drug Targets. Anxiety and depression are among most frequently diagnosed psychological illnesses. People suffering from anxiety and depression often ...


  5. Brain scans reveal 'gray matter' differences in media multitaskersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... activity and poor attention in the face of distractions, along with emotional problems such as depression and anxiety. But neuroscientists Kep kee Loh and Dr Ryota Kanai point out that their study reveals a link rather than causality and that a ...


  6. Anxiety Meds and Alzheimer's RiskRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | HealthCentral

    Benzodiazepines such as Valium and more recent long acting types of the drug have been used for many years to treat anxiety, panic attacks, acute stress reactions and sleep disorders. Their long term use has in recent times been less popular because of their link to problems of tolerance, dependence and addiction.


  7. Party death due to toxic cocktailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    ... Darren had also taken his diazepam tablets I knew were prescribed to him," The inquest heard Mr Lovell suffered from anxiety and depression and had been on a controlled dose of diazepam tablets. He had a recent history of alcohol abuse, had taken ...


  8. Anti-anxiety, sleeping pills now linked to onset of Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 |

    It now appears that the elderly have been taking a class of drugs to beat one condition, only to increase their risk for the dreaded memory-robbing diseases of Alzheimer's and dementia. A special class of drugs used to reduce anxiety and induce sleep is now being blamed for increasing the risk of Alzheimer's twofold, according to a dismaying new report.


  9. In Pediatric Cases, Benefits of Treating Disorders Outweighs RisksRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | The American Journal of Managed Care

    ... taking place in Orlando, Florida. Dr Donnelly's overview covered common medications used to treat depression, anxiety, attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and autism-spectrum disorders. He noted the challenges that psychiatrists and ...


  10. Fish May Be Benefiting From Anti-Anxiety Drugs In WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Water Online

    Drugs that seep into source waters are usually seen as an environmental threat, but could they actually be helping the fish? A study published by researchers at Ume University "showed that remnants of oxazepam, a drug used for anxiety, resulted in braver and more curious activity among normally timid fish. Individuals exposed to the drug examined their surroundings more freely than normally," the Helsinki Times recently recently reported .


  11. Wilshire Smile Studio is Now Offering Sedation Dentistry OptionsRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2014 | Sys-Con Media

    Dental phobia is a significant problem for 15 percent of the population. Some suffer a vague feeling of anxiety and discomfort while sitting in the treatment chair while others experience anxiety that is so severe it keeps them from seeking treatment even when they are in excruciating pain.


  12. Dr Bill Elliott: New concerns over elderly's use of 'benzos'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Marin Independent Journal

    ... (Ativan), alprazolam (Xanax), temezepam (Restoril) and others. Benzodiazepines or "benzos" are used to treat anxiety and insomnia, and are used regularly by millions of Americans, the majority over the age of 65. CMS, the government agency that runs ...


  13. Aaron Carter Determined To Complete Tour Marathon Without A Sick DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 |

    ... in California, so it's just like, that is always a reminder. This tour means so much to me that I can deal with the anxiety. I've grown so much since I got of rehab... The Xanax was ruining my life." Aaron Carter has shared with the world how much ...


  14. My boss bullies me and now I'm deeply depressedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 | The Globe and Mail

    ... didn't listen and told me I was under a six-week review, after which a decision would be made about my position. My anxiety became unbearable, my stress skyrocketed, I lost weight and couldn't sleep. I started treatment for depression but work ...


  15. Parents' fights can disrupt their kids' emotional developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2014 |

    Fights between parents can disrupt their children's abilities to identify and control emotions, reports a study from New York University . In addition, children that are exposed to fighting over a long period have a higher risk for anxiety and depression , according to the study published September 12. Researchers followed over 1,000 children from 6 months of age until they were nearly 5 years old.


  16. Tenn. officials say prescription painkillers downRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Washington Times

    ... than their prescribed amount of drugs like Vicodin or Xanax. Under the new law, regular refills of painkillers, anti-anxiety medications and other controlled substances face increased scrutiny, including the database checks and possible urine ...


  17. Coping with anxiety: Newsmen share strategies, including meditationRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Los Angeles Times

    ... seen by my colleagues but, according to the Nielsen ratings, over 5 million viewers," he said. Unlike Harris, whose anxiety started when he was an adult, Scott Stossel, the editor of the Atlantic magazine, has coped with anxiety since childhood. ...


  18. Study shows one dose of antidepressants changes the brainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | UPI

    Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors, or SSRIs, are one of the most common classes of antidepressants -- used to treat both depression and anxiety symptoms, but the drugs often take up to a month to have positive effects. In a recent study, however, researchers looking to better understand why SSRIs work for some people and not others -- or for some people much faster than others -- found that a single dose of antidepressant has almost immediate effects on the brain's connectivity.


  19. Postpartum Care: DepressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 |

    ... moms often face a host of challenges that are never shown on a television commercial. Postpartum depression , anxiety, neck and shoulder pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, hemorrhoids, blocked milk ducts, and mastitis are just a few of the fun challenges ...


  20. New Study Examines the Effects of Prayer on Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | PsychCentral

    What are your deepest beliefs regarding the nature of God? When you pray, do you talk to a loving, protective and easily accessible God? Or does God feel strangely distant and unreachable? Perhaps a disciplinarian? A new study says that your beliefs about the "character" of God determine the effects of prayer on your mental health. Researchers from Baylor University found that people who pray to a loving and protective God are less likely to experience anxiety -related disorders - worry, fear, self-consciousness, social anxiety and obsessive compulsive behavior - compared to people who pray but don't really expect to receive any comfort or protection from God.