The recent suicide of Robin Williams has many people talking about depression. Now in addition to therapy and medication targeted video games are being used to help with mental health problems.
People newly diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease often struggle with not just depression, but anxiety and fatigue as well according to a new study conducted here in Philadelphia.
Depression, stress, anxiety, and other emotional states really do affect your cardiovascular health.
Forget the caffeine and energy drinks. You might be interested to know that you might do just as well sniffing pleasant odors.
Hope for those who suffer from odontophobia – severe anxiety about dentistry.
There is a stigma against mental illness and it can deter people from seeking treatment.
Plants may be the solution to balancing your system and reducing stress.
Are you one of those people who looks at a list of emails you have not responded to and feels overwhelmed? Maybe you just need time to think.
A medication used for depression and anxiety can reportedly be effective in treating chemotherapy-induced pain.
It is not something that we like to think about but fear of aging and the possible loss of self control can lead to serious depression.
Find out more information about the Center for Emotional Fitness here.
According to the scientists, stress leads to the inability of the immune system to control inflammation and thus makes us less able to fight disease.
Stress and anxiety can cause children’s ‘stomach ache’ because kids don’t always express what is wrong with them.
Stress is a part of everyday life but how we deal with stress has a great deal to do with how happy we will be. Exercise, diet and even medication can help.
People are hard-wired to be cautious, says psychologist Tamar Chansky, but with one in four Americans having some sort of anxiety disorder, worry has outgrown its usefulness.