July 10, 2014: Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion
Those with light or noise sensitivities post-injury seem to be more affected, study found

July 10, 2014: Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds
Anger didn't seem to have an effect, researchers noted

June 26, 2014: Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious
Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

June 17, 2014: Anxiety May Affect Kids' Brains
MRIs show larger 'fear center' in those who are more anxious

May 30, 2014: Do Stressed-Out Men Have Weaker Sperm?
Study does seem to show a link, but impact on fertility isn't clear

May 14, 2014: Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study
Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults

May 14, 2014: Prescription Drug Use Continues to Climb in U.S.
CDC report says most common medications are for heart disease and high cholesterol

May 13, 2014: Researchers Shed Light on Link Between Stress, Heart Trouble
Study suggests brain may be key to the connection between negative emotions and inflammation

May 12, 2014: Foreclosures May Raise Neighbors' Blood Pressure
The more properties nearby that were foreclosed on by lenders, the higher the blood pressure, study finds

April 23, 2014: Religious Music a High Note for Older Christians
Reduced anxiety, other mental health benefits noted in survey

April 21, 2014: False-Positive Mammograms Don't Deter Women From Future Screening: Study
While most experienced short-term anxiety, it was gone within a year, researchers say

April 21, 2014: Language Problems Common for Kids With ADHD, Study Finds
Anxiety often goes hand in hand with attention disorder, too

April 11, 2014: Study Outlines Emotional Impact of Domestic Violence on Kids
Cases rarely led to jail time, but children in the home felt intense fear, anxiety, researcher noted

April 10, 2014: Civilians in War Zones Also Suffer Mental Health Problems: Study
The more life-threatening events that workers employed by military faced, the more anxiety, anger they felt

March 26, 2014: Doctors Really Do Raise Your Blood Pressure
Study indicates that long-suspected 'white coat effect' is real

March 25, 2014: Video Glasses May Ease the Anxiety of Minor Surgery
Distraction technique keeps patients' discomfort at bay, study suggests

March 21, 2014: For Happy Marriage, His Personality May Be Key
Study looked at health, 'positivity' and other traits in older couples

March 18, 2014: ICU Patients May Face Mental Health Issues After Discharge
Study finds diagnoses for depression, anxiety increase within 3 months of ICU stay

March 14, 2014: Meditation May Help Teens Cope With Cancer
Practicing mindfulness lowers odds of depression, small study suggests

February 26, 2014: Stigma of Mental Illness Remains Barrier to Treatment
Shame, embarrassment add to 'toxic' effect of stigma, study authors say

February 17, 2014: Stroke's Aftermath May Be Tougher on Women
Immobility, pain and depression less likely for male survivors, research suggests

February 13, 2014: Restless Sleep Linked to Widespread Pain in Older Adults
Anxiety, memory problems and poor health also play a role, study suggests

February 12, 2014: Quitting Smoking Linked to Better Mental Health in Study
Over 3 years, people who stopped reported drop in mood disorders, alcohol and drug problems

February 11, 2014: Teens' Stress Levels Rival Those of Adults, Survey Finds
Top worries include post-graduation choices, financial concerns

January 31, 2014: College Drinking May Aggravate PTSD Symptoms
One leads to the other, creating a vicious cycle, study says

January 29, 2014: Treatment Often Inadequate for Children With Anxiety Disorders, Study Finds
Just 47 percent gained long-term relief of symptoms, researchers say

January 17, 2014: Could Ecstasy Help People With Anxiety, PTSD?
Small study sheds light on how the club drug affects the brain

January 16, 2014: Media Focus on Obesity May Backfire for Some Women
Anxiety-provoking obesity 'news' spurred coeds who felt overweight to eat more, study found

January 06, 2014: Meditation May Reduce Mild Depression, Anxiety
But effect appears small to moderate, researchers add

January 03, 2014: Got Stage Fright? Get Excited
Replacing performance anxiety with excitement helps you focus on the positive, study suggests

December 19, 2013: Anxiety Tied to Stroke Risk in Study
But direct link not proven

December 13, 2013: Avid Cellphone Use by College Kids Tied to Anxiety, Lower Grades
Study suggests problems may come from sense of obligation to stay connected

December 09, 2013: Coverage of Boston Bombings Unnerved Many: Study
Those who watched six hours or more a day reported more symptoms of stress

December 03, 2013: Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients See Big Boost in Quality of Life
Dutch study found substantial drops in anxiety, depression and disability over 2 decades

October 10, 2013: Too Much Online Health Info May Worsen Worriers' Anxiety
Unfounded health fears and searching the Web for symptoms might increase stress, study finds

October 08, 2013: A Nurse Who Lends an Ear May Ease Anxiety in Moms of Preemies
Private talk sessions with a NICU nurse improved new mothers' depression, self-esteem

October 08, 2013: Smog, Stressed Mom May Raise Risk of Behavior Woes in Kids
Exposure to a combination of the two in the womb is worse than either alone, study suggests

September 22, 2013: Racism Takes a Toll on Kids' Mental Health, Research Shows
Review found strong links between discrimination and anxiety, low self-esteem in minority teens

September 12, 2013: Americans Enjoying More Healthy Years
Study found 2-year lifespan gain, fewer disease symptoms

August 29, 2013: Anxiety Linked to a Need for More Personal Space
Anxious people perceive threats as closer than others do, and may react defensively, study suggests

August 24, 2013: How to Help Kids Quell Back-to-School Jitters
First, sixth and ninth grades provoke the most anxiety, expert says

August 12, 2013: Childhood Tummy Aches May Be Tied to Adult Anxiety, Depression
Study looked at young adults a decade later

July 29, 2013: Docs Should Counsel Heart Attack Survivors on Resuming Sex, Experts Say
Too often, worries over the safety of sexual activity are not addressed

July 22, 2013: Sunny Disposition May Shield You From Heart Problems
Study of 7,400 people found fewer heart attacks, other conditions among optimists

July 07, 2013: Sleep Tips for Summer Nights
Don't let longer daylight hours disturb your slumber

June 27, 2013: Two-Pronged Anxiety Treatment Aids Older Adults
Antidepressant, talk therapy together outperform either approach alone, study finds

June 19, 2013: 1 in 4 Stroke Survivors Suffers From PTSD, Study Finds
And that can pose serious psychological challenges, researcher says

June 07, 2013: Heart Device 'Shock' Anxiety May Hamper Sex Life
Study found more sexual dysfunction among men, women with implanted defibrillators

June 05, 2013: Rape Survivors in War Zones May Benefit Most From Group Counseling
Study looked at therapy for women in the Democratic Republic of Congo

June 04, 2013: Anxiety Often Plagues Cancer Survivors and Their Loved Ones
Partners even more likely than survivors to experience fear and worry over long term, study finds