New research identifies factors associated with higher risk for negative mental health effects for college students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jan. 13, 2021 • ~8 min
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Mindfulness courses can reduce anxiety, depression and stress and increase mental wellbeing within most but not all non-clinical settings, say a team of
Jan. 11, 2021 • ~6 min
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A new survey shows that food-secure people didn't change their diets much, but many are turning to more comfort food than usual.
Jan. 6, 2021 • ~6 min
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One medication-free technique uses your emotions to release stress.
Dec. 28, 2020 • ~6 min
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Grocery store workers report experiencing severe levels of mental distress during COVID-19. Customers are one major cause.
Dec. 22, 2020 • ~10 min
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Cyberbullying, depression, and unhealthy habits rank in the top worries parents have for their kids, but there are racial differences in the lists, too.
Dec. 21, 2020 • ~9 min
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Drugs like ketamine can relieve depression symptoms, including suicidal thoughts, within hours, but they also carry risks that patients need to understand.
Dec. 21, 2020 • ~8 min
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Stress due to COVID-19 and uncertainty about the future are prompting people, including essential workers, to purchase guns, a new study shows.
Dec. 17, 2020 • ~5 min
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Whether in the form of a discreet titter or a full-on roar, laughter comes with many benefits for physical and mental health.
Nov. 23, 2020 • ~8 min
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On average, older lesbian, gay, and bi adults were more likely to fall into categories for mild cognitive impairment or early dementia, research finds.
Nov. 19, 2020 • ~5 min
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