The research, which was done by the University of Buffalo’s Research Institute on Addictions (RIA), used animal models to look at the effects of the components in marijuana and is still in the early stages.
It seems that anxiety around rising student debt, securing at least two internships before graduation and trying to find a job in the tough economy is taking a toll on students as young as 18.
If you’ve ever wondered whether those Sundays you spent binge-watching Downton Abbey or Homeland are a sign of something more serious, stop and take a breath: They might be.
Sleep deprivation has been shown to have damaging effects in all age groups. But, sleep plays perhaps the greatest role during the teen years.
By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Our mood can affect our health – and you might be surprised how it happens. For instance, when you’re depressed, your body produces more inflammatory proteins […]
If you tend to feel intense guilt over things that happened in your past – and replay them over and over in your mind – you might want to read this.
A new study which focused on 2,800 men and women found women in positions of authority are more likely to be depressed than female subordinates.
My worry is that there are many people out there who have unrealistic expectations of the holidays – a source of unnecessary stress.
Homelessness among veterans is a complex problem, and a difficult one to resolve. But there is hope, and resources.
A bad break-up and sad music go together like peanut butter and chocolate, but why?
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.
Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Robin Williams had a long history of depression and substance abuse, which can lead to suicide. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on his age possibly being a factor too.
Depression, stress, anxiety, and other emotional states really do affect your cardiovascular health.