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Parental preference for boys damages girls' self-esteem and happiness While most studies of parental sex discrimination explore the devastating social and demographic effects of a cultural preference for boys, a new study examines its psychological effects on the...
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Targeting the mind/body connection in stress Our ability to cope with stress depends on how efficiently our body and mind regulate their response to it.
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
International study explores the good, the bad and not-so ugly of hallucinations Hallucinations can be a terrifying part of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other psychiatric conditions such as schizophrenia.
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
UCI researchers link compulsive Facebook checking to lack of sleep If you find yourself toggling over to look at Facebook several dozen times a day, it's not necessarily because the experience of being on social media is so wonderful.
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Neurobiological changes explain how mindfulness meditation improves health Over the past decade, mindfulness meditation has been shown to improve a broad range of health and disease outcomes, such as slowing HIV progression and improving healthy aging.
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
New non-invasive form of vagus nerve stimulation works to treat depression Depression can be a devastating and unremitting problem.Researchers of a new study published in the current issue of Biological Psychiatry report successful reduction of depressive symptoms in...
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 11:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Early poverty disrupts link between hunger and eating How much you eat when you're not really hungry may depend on how well off your family was when you were a child, according to new research published in Psychological Science, a journal of the...
Medical News Today | Feb 5, 2016 10:00 AM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Schizophrenia breakthrough: scientists shed light on biological cause A gene called C4 plays a key role in schizophrenia development, new research finds, representing the first ever study to shed light on the biological origins of the mental illness.
Medical News Today | Feb 4, 2016 4:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Financial industry coping with issues of elder exploitation, cognitive decline Protecting the wealth of older adults should be a high priority for banks, insurance companies, and others, according to the latest edition of Public Policy & Aging Report (PP&AR).
Medical News Today | Feb 4, 2016 1:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend
Research highlights discrimination experienced by people with mental health problems looking for work An Australian survey,1 the first of its kind in the world, has asked people with diagnosed mental health problems or high symptom levels how they have been treated by different groups of people...
Medical News Today | Feb 4, 2016 12:00 PM [GMT] | comment? | recommend