Apr 28, 2016
Even moderate adherence to the MIND diet was associated with a lower risk for developing dementia.
Apr 21, 2016
Mass hysteria is defined as an outbreak of physical symptoms that appear to stem from a toxic or organic cause, but turn out to be the result of shared psychological stress among a group of people.
Apr 14, 2016
Recent research indicates that symptoms of depression may also result from buildup of amyloid plaques and tau tangles, which occur with Alzheimer’s disease.
Apr 7, 2016
Using functional MRI scanning to track mental activities, scientists have shown that with age, our brains have to work harder when we want to learn and recall new information.
Mar 31, 2016
Many depressed people talk about suicidal thoughts but never intend to act on them. It’s critical to identify those who may do so.
Mar 23, 2016
To minimize the use of drugs, people experiencing anxiety and insomnia should try other strategies, such as meditation, physical exercise, avoiding caffeine, and cognitive behavioral therapy.
Mar 17, 2016
Brain scan studies of humans have pinpointed regions that control yawning, and those brain regions are the same ones that influence empathy and social behavior.
Mar 10, 2016
A study from the University of Texas at Austin suggests that those who opt for these TV marathons are likely to feel lonely and depressed.