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May 16, 2018 - A large study that took objective measures of activity and rest patterns has found a strong link between disruption of circadian rhythm and mood disorders.
May 14, 2018 - Panic attacks and anxiety attacks share some symptoms, but they differ in intensity, duration, and whether or not there is a trigger. Some treatments are similar and include therapy, stress management, and breathing exercises. Learn more about the differences between a panic attack and an anxiety attack here.
May 11, 2018 - A new study finds that the risk of mental illness rises with poor communication to and from the areas of the brain that process and make sense of vision.
May 2, 2018 - A study finds that farm upbringings with animals build more resilience against stress-related physical and mental illness than pet-free city upbringings.
Apr 30, 2018 - Some people work strange hours, long hours, or have busy lives with a lot of stress. In all cases, it can mean they find themselves falling asleep at work. There are some simple lifestyle adjustments that can be made to keep you alert safely for productive tasks. Learn more about staying awake at work here.
Apr 30, 2018 - Alzheimer's disease can cause people living with it to experience severe anxiety as they try to navigate an unfamiliar world. Can music help them to cope?
Apr 27, 2018 - A delusion of grandeur is a false belief in one?s importance or greatness. A person may believe, for instance, that they are famous, can end world wars, or that they are immortal. Grandiose delusions are often caused by mental health conditions, such as schizophrenia, but can also result from dementia or brain damage.
Apr 27, 2018 - The authors of a large-scale new genome study have identified dozens of new genetic variants that can heighten the risk of major depression.
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