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More Americans Survive Childhood Cancers, But Health Problems Persist April 01, 2015

Malignancies and treatments can take toll on quality of life in adulthood, study finds

Could Smoggy Air Raise Your Anxiety Level? March 25, 2015

Possibly, one study suggests, while another links pollution to increased stroke risk

Heart Valve Repair Surgery May Ease Mental Health Symptoms, Too March 02, 2015

Researchers find procedure leads to reduced depression and anxiety

After Blowing Their Stack, a Heart Attack February 24, 2015

Explosive anger increased risk 8-fold, study found

Mental Health Disorders May Shorten Life Span: Study February 11, 2015

Researchers find people with psychiatric conditions live an average of 10 fewer years

Stigma Keeps Employees From Admitting to a Mental Illness: Study February 06, 2015

But half of those surveyed said they'd want to help their co-worker

Depression, Anxiety Can Precede Memory Loss in Alzheimer's, Study Finds January 14, 2015

Those who developed dementia were more than twice as likely to be diagnosed with depression earlier

Cancer Survivors May Struggle for Years With Mental, Physical Problems January 12, 2015

Survey finds financial health often suffers, too

Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger Allergies December 20, 2014

Some tips to avoid bad reactions to the seasonal good times

Feel Younger Than Your Age? It May Help You Live Longer December 15, 2014

Researchers found death rate among young at heart was lower during study period

Breast Cancer Screening Less Likely Among Mentally Ill: Study December 04, 2014

Conditions such as depression or schizophrenia linked to lower mammogram rates

Early Puberty Linked to Increased Risk of Depression in Teens November 25, 2014

Researchers find odds raised in both boys and girls developing sooner than peers

Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse November 25, 2014

Study finds illicit drug use more likely after their prescribed medications run out

Health Tip: Anxiety Can Affect Your Health October 22, 2014

Symptoms to watch for

Schools Key to Reaching Kids With Mental Health Needs, Experts Say October 08, 2014

Left untreated, children may suffer long-term damage

Cancer Diagnosis Can Take Toll on Mental Health, Study Finds October 06, 2014

Breast cancer particularly troubling, researchers report

Jealous, Moody Women May Face Higher Alzheimer's Risk, Study Says October 01, 2014

Chronic stress, neuroticism in midlife linked to doubled odds of dementia, researchers suggest

Behavioral Therapy Deemed Best for Social Phobia September 26, 2014

But finding a specialist isn't easy, experts say

The Parenting Trap: Coddling Anxious Kids September 12, 2014

Trying to protect children from source of anxiety may make things worse, researchers say

Sibling Bullies May Leave Lasting Effects September 08, 2014

Study links harassment at home to higher levels of depression, anxiety

Simple Steps Make Shots Less Scary for Kids, Nurse Says August 22, 2014

Parents can help their children handle the sting of getting vaccinated

Settling Back-to-School Nerves August 16, 2014

Expert offers parents tips on reducing anxieties, jitters for kids

Gardens a Center of Calm for People With Dementia July 30, 2014

Review found some evidence it helped soothe, distract sufferers, but safeguards important

Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion July 10, 2014

Those with light or noise sensitivities post-injury seem to be more affected, study found

Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds July 10, 2014

Anger didn't seem to have an effect, researchers noted

Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious June 26, 2014

Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

Anxiety May Affect Kids' Brains June 17, 2014

MRIs show larger 'fear center' in those who are more anxious

Do Stressed-Out Men Have Weaker Sperm? May 30, 2014

Study does seem to show a link, but impact on fertility isn't clear

Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study May 14, 2014

Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults

Prescription Drug Use Continues to Climb in U.S. May 14, 2014

CDC report says most common medications are for heart disease and high cholesterol

Researchers Shed Light on Link Between Stress, Heart Trouble May 13, 2014

Study suggests brain may be key to the connection between negative emotions and inflammation

Foreclosures May Raise Neighbors' Blood Pressure May 12, 2014

The more properties nearby that were foreclosed on by lenders, the higher the blood pressure, study finds

Religious Music a High Note for Older Christians April 23, 2014

Reduced anxiety, other mental health benefits noted in survey

False-Positive Mammograms Don't Deter Women From Future Screening: Study April 21, 2014

While most experienced short-term anxiety, it was gone within a year, researchers say

Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds April 21, 2014

Anxiety often goes hand in hand with attention disorder, too

Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids April 11, 2014

Cases rarely led to jail time, but children in the home felt intense fear, anxiety, researcher noted

Civilians in War Zones Also Suffer Mental Health Problems: Study April 10, 2014

The more life-threatening events that workers employed by military faced, the more anxiety, anger they felt

Doctors Really Do Raise Your Blood Pressure March 26, 2014

Study indicates that long-suspected 'white coat effect' is real

Video Glasses May Ease the Anxiety of Minor Surgery March 25, 2014

Distraction technique keeps patients' discomfort at bay, study suggests

For Happy Marriage, His Personality May Be Key March 21, 2014

Study looked at health, 'positivity' and other traits in older couples

ICU Patients May Face Mental Health Issues After Discharge March 18, 2014

Study finds diagnoses for depression, anxiety increase within 3 months of ICU stay

Meditation May Help Teens Cope With Cancer March 14, 2014

Practicing mindfulness lowers odds of depression, small study suggests

Stigma of Mental Illness Remains Barrier to Treatment February 26, 2014

Shame, embarrassment add to 'toxic' effect of stigma, study authors say

Stroke's Aftermath May Be Tougher on Women February 17, 2014

Immobility, pain and depression less likely for male survivors, research suggests

Restless Sleep Linked to Widespread Pain in Older Adults February 13, 2014

Anxiety, memory problems and poor health also play a role, study suggests

Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study February 12, 2014

Over 3 years, people who stopped reported drop in mood disorders, alcohol and drug problems

Teens' Stress Levels Rival Those of Adults, Survey Finds February 11, 2014

Top worries include post-graduation choices, financial concerns

College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms January 31, 2014

One leads to the other, creating a vicious cycle, study says

Treatment Often Inadequate for Children With Anxiety Disorders, Study Finds January 29, 2014

Just 47 percent gained long-term relief of symptoms, researchers say

Could Ecstasy Help People With Anxiety, PTSD? January 17, 2014

Small study sheds light on how the club drug affects the brain