Practicing yoga and a special type of breathing exercise may have a long-term impact on clinical depression, anxiety, and sleep quality, according to new research. It’s known that yoga is linked to changes in the severity of depression, but...
Related topics: Anxiety, Medical Research
THURSDAY, Nov. 14, 2019 -- Women with advanced breast cancer might find mindfulness can ease their pain, anxiety and depression, a new study suggests.
Mindfulness is the ability to keep your mind focused on the present moment.
Related topics: Breast Cancer, Cancer, Oncology, Anxiety, Medical Research
Residues from billions of doses of antibiotics, painkillers and antidepressants pose a significant risk to freshwater ecosystems and the global food chain, a new analysis said Thursday.
Related topics: Antibiotics, Painkillers, Antidepressants
If you're looking for health and fitness story ideas, view these research highlights from Exercise and Sport Sciences Reviews and Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise(r), ACSM's flagship journal.
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A new drug-free treatment for health conditions ranging from chronic pain to epileptic seizures or depression could be on the horizon -- and it involves injectable electrodes. Here's how it works.
Related topics: Chronic Pain, Epilepsy
The Monash scientists who found that pharmaceutical pollutants in waterways altered reproductive behavior, anxiety levels, activity and antipredator responses of fish have now discovered for the first time that such toxicity is also having a...
Related topics: Antidepressants, Anxiety, Medical Research
Certain specific dietary habits have been linked to an increased risk of suffering from depression in middle age, according to a new study. It’s no secret that poor diet has a big impact on the body, including one’s gut bacteria, which...
Related topics: Diet, Medical Research, Bacteria
Researchers are pioneering an innovative brain study that sheds light on how the amygdala portion of the brain functions and could contribute to a better understanding of post-traumatic stress disorder, anxiety, depression and Alzheimer's disease.
Related topics: Medical Research, Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Stress, Anxiety, Alzheimer's Disease
A survey study found that around 80 percent of people using the psychedelic 5-MeO-DMT in a ceremonial setting said that their depression or anxiety improved following its use.The "mystical" experience of drug trip might allow people to gain unique...
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By electrically stimulating nerves, neuromodulation therapies can reduce epileptic seizures, soothe chronic pain, and treat depression and a host of other health conditions without the use of conventional drugs like opioids. Now, biomedical...
Related topics: Epilepsy, Chronic Pain
In 2017, Shakira lost her voice due to a vocal cord hemorrhage. As a result, her mental health and relationship with soccer player, Gerard Pique, suffered. In a recently published interview with The Guardian, she opened up about how she felt at the...
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Traditionally, it has been widely assumed that patients with mental illness start smoking to self-medicate. However, a novel study suggests the reverse — that smoking may actually raise the risk of mental illness. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Smoking, Medical Research
Burnout is something that every small business owner struggles with. It happens as they grow their company. I know that in the middle of my third start up, I reached my breaking point. And I suffered exhaustion, depression and anxiety. Small...
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New research presented at the 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting suggests that opioids contribute no measurable benefit to quality of life or depression for patients with osteoarthritis (OA).
Related topics: Medical Research, Arthritis, Osteoarthritis
A quick injection that blocks the stellate ganglion relieves symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder, including distress, anxiety, and depression, and may represent a new treatment option. Medscape Medical News
Related topics: Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Stress, Anxiety
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 6, 2019 -- Preventing adverse childhood experiences could potentially prevent chronic conditions, depression, health risk behaviors, and poor socioeconomic outcomes among adults, according to research published in the Nov. 5...
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Inflammation gets a bad rap in the alternative health world: “Inflammation causes heart disease, cancer, and autoimmune disease! It’s at the root of depression.” These are all true—to some extent.
Name a disease, and inflammation...
Related topics: Cardiovascular Disease, Cancer, Oncology