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Meditation May Ease Pain, Anxiety From Breast Cancer Biopsy: StudyFebruary 04, 2016

Researchers also found music helps during the procedure

Anxiety Meds Like Valium, Xanax Won't Raise Seniors' Dementia Risk: StudyFebruary 03, 2016

Research may ease some concerns about use of benzodiazapines, but side effects do exist

Transcendental Meditation May Help Relieve PTSDJanuary 12, 2016

Military personnel who practiced the technique had reduced need for meds, study says

Gender Wage Gap Linked to Depression and Anxiety: StudyJanuary 10, 2016

Disorders were more than twice as likely in women lacking equal pay

Talk Therapy to Tackle Fear of the DentistJanuary 05, 2016

Study found this type of treatment helped many overcome phobias about dental visits

Ways to Beat the Holiday BluesDecember 12, 2015

Grief and depression can worsen at this time of year, but that doesn't have to stop seasonal celebration

Brain's Signaling Systems Might Determine PTSD Severity: StudyDecember 10, 2015

Researchers focusing on imbalance between two neurochemicals

Bullying Can Leave Lasting Mental ScarsDecember 09, 2015

Many treated for depression or other disorders by late 20s, study says

Dogs May Ease a Child's FearsNovember 30, 2015

Kids with pets in the home were less likely to test positive for anxiety than those without, study found

Depression More Common in Daughters of Older Mothers, Study SuggestsNovember 20, 2015

But researchers only found an association, and age gap didn't seem to affect sons

Heart Transplant Mental Toll May Be Greater for WomenNovember 10, 2015

Men less depressed, anxious 100 days after procedure, study finds

Surgeon's Calming Words May Ease Stress of SurgeryOctober 28, 2015

Study found reassuring voice might even beat anti-anxiety meds in lowering pre-op distress

Bullied Teens Face Roadblocks to Mental Health ServicesOctober 23, 2015

Pediatricians must do more for these children, researcher says

When Anxiety Silences a ChildOctober 23, 2015

Selective mutism, a relatively rare condition, flies quietly under the radar, experts say

Furry Friends May Be Stress Relievers for Kids With CancerOctober 23, 2015

'Therapy dogs' appear to help ease heart rate, anxiety in children fighting the disease

Constant Social Media Presence May Jeopardize Teens' Mental HealthSeptember 11, 2015

Adolescents could be more vulnerable than adults, expert says

Could Psychedelic Drugs Be Good Medicine for Some?September 08, 2015

Preliminary research suggests potential benefits for psychiatric disorders, substance abuse

Many Say Mental Health Care Is Vital, But Often Tough to GetSeptember 01, 2015

Survey of U.S. adults finds concerns about accessibility, expense

How Parents Add to Math AnxietyAugust 28, 2015

Voicing concerns, helping with homework may increase child's fear, study finds

Settling the Back-to-School JittersAugust 28, 2015

Mental health expert says some kids get anxious about returning to the classroom, but parents can help

Psoriasis Linked to Higher Risk of DepressionAugust 20, 2015

Embarrassment, discomfort and concerns about drug side effects may play a role, experts say

Family Struggles May Affect Boys' Brain DevelopmentAugust 17, 2015

Mental health symptoms, reduced gray matter volume noted in study

Antidepressants During Pregnancy Have Benefits, Risks: StudyAugust 11, 2015

Birth complications may be reduced, but some health issues for babies might increase

Crohn's Disease, Colitis Tied to Anxiety in StudyAugust 04, 2015

Women at greater risk of this 'double jeopardy,' researcher says

Regular Pot Use as Teen Not Tied to Long-Term Health Problems: StudyAugust 04, 2015

But findings are at odds with previous research

Severe 'Picky Eating' May Point to Mental Health Issues in KidsAugust 03, 2015

1 in 5 young children has limited palate, study finds

Early Birth Linked to Introversion, Neuroticism in Adult LifeJuly 27, 2015

Study found people who were very premature at birth were more likely to be socially withdrawn

Mental Health Problems in Childhood Linked to Adult WoesJuly 15, 2015

Study found those who suffered depression, anxiety while young were more likely to struggle later in life

For Those With Social Anxiety, Acts of Kindness May Be TherapeuticJuly 10, 2015

Study found doing good deeds can promote positive feelings, enabling easier interactions

Back Pain and Depression Combo Lessens Pain Relief from Narcotic PainkillersJuly 09, 2015

People with mental health illness are also more at risk of drug misuse, study says

Poor Health as Teen, Poor Job Prospects Later, Study SuggestsJune 22, 2015

Chronic mental or physical problems were tied to worse education, employment goals in adult life

Can Too Much Sitting Make You Anxious?June 19, 2015

Review found link between the two, but not cause and effect

Too Much 'Feel Good' Brain Chemical May Trigger Social PhobiaJune 17, 2015

Serotonin finding conflicts with conventional wisdom, researchers say

Many U.S. Men With Depression, Anxiety Don't Get Treated, CDC FindsJune 11, 2015

Young minority males less likely than whites to access mental health care

Hormone Therapy Doesn't Help Memory: StudyJune 03, 2015

Researchers did see mood improvement in women on oral treatment

Animals May Ease Social Anxiety in Children With AutismMay 22, 2015

Playing with guinea pig in stressful situation was calming, study finds

Over 4 Million Working Americans Suffer From Anxiety DisordersMay 21, 2015

Illness can be debilitating, but treatment is available so workers can stay productive, experts say

Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental HealthMay 11, 2015

Some of the problems included anxiety, depression and ADHD, researchers say

Bullying May Take Bigger Toll Than Child Abuse, NeglectApril 28, 2015

Anxiety, depression and self-harm more likely in those picked on by peers than in those mistreated by adults, study says

More Americans Survive Childhood Cancers, But Health Problems PersistApril 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, TooMarch 02, 2015

Researchers find procedure leads to reduced depression and anxiety

After Blowing Their Stack, a Heart AttackFebruary 24, 2015

Explosive anger increased risk 8-fold, study found

Mental Health Disorders May Shorten Life Span: StudyFebruary 11, 2015

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

Stigma Keeps Employees From Admitting to a Mental Illness: StudyFebruary 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 FindsJanuary 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 ProblemsJanuary 12, 2015

Survey finds financial health often suffers, too

Holiday Trimmings Can Trigger AllergiesDecember 20, 2014

Some tips to avoid bad reactions to the seasonal good times

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

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

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

Conditions such as depression or schizophrenia linked to lower mammogram rates