New research on how mice brains handle fear have implications for PTSD and memory disorders that make discerning past and present threats harder.
Oct. 12, 2020 • ~6 min
Tags: memory brains fear emotions health-and-medicine post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd
Wanting to help others motivates people to use chatbots for mental health services more than seeking help for themselves after a shooting, researchers say.
Oct. 6, 2020 • ~5 min
Tags: artificial-intelligence mental-health communication emotions health-and-medicine
"When dads play a bigger role in childcare and doing routine housework, it puts both parents in a better position to succeed at work."
Sept. 29, 2020 • ~5 min
Tags: parents gender jobs emotions families featured society-and-culture
Traditional ideas about masculinity may be a barrier for young Black men in getting the mental health care they need, researchers report.
Aug. 13, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: depression gender emotions health-and-medicine identity race-and-ethnicity
An expert breaks down how parents can help kids stressed about the pandemic get back to school while watching for signs of emotional distress.
Aug. 12, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: education covid-19 parents anxiety stress childrens-health emotions featured health-and-medicine
Even when you know the placebo treatment isn't "real," believing it will make you feel better can ease emotional distress, a new study shows.
Aug. 6, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: brains emotions health-and-medicine beliefs medications placebos
New research examines how people articulate their sadness when a robot "dies," such as NASA's Opportunity rover.
July 30, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: social-media robots death emotions science-and-technology society-and-culture
Rather than offering a sense of security, active shooter drills at school can make teens feel unsafe, scared, helpless, or sad, according to a new poll.
July 24, 2020 • ~4 min
Tags: education teenagers united-states emotions featured health-and-medicine violence guns
"A journey mindset helps us focus on the incremental changes and growth we accumulate along the way."
July 16, 2020 • ~7 min
Tags: covid-19 anxiety stress trauma emotions featured health-and-medicine post-traumatic-stress-disorder-ptsd
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