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Telecommuting Isn't Always a Win-Win Situation October 09, 2015

Employees and employers have to plan for potential problems, researchers say

Research May Help Spot Soldiers at Risk for Workplace Violence October 08, 2015

Scientists say they can help predict which personnel may need intensive intervention

Bedtime Texting May Be Hazardous to Teens' Health October 07, 2015

Researcher suggests placing limits on technology use

Cigarettes May Sabotage Alcoholics' Recovery October 07, 2015

Smokers were twice as likely as nonsmokers to resume drinking, study finds

Suicide Risk May Rise for Some After Weight-Loss Surgery October 07, 2015

Expert says that the life changes that follow can make it hard for these patients to cope

PTSD Can Affect Female Vietnam War Vets, Too: Study October 07, 2015

They're at higher risk than women stationed in U.S. during the same time

Face-to-Face Contact May Beat Email, Phone for Staving Off Depression October 06, 2015

Older people who spent more time communicating in person showed fewer symptoms of mood disorder

Making Sense of the Email Avalanche October 05, 2015

Researchers examine who responds to whom, how quickly, when and why

Transgender Discrimination Linked to Risky Health Behaviors October 02, 2015

Prejudice may make smoking, alcohol abuse, drugs, suicide attempts more likely, study finds

Do You Blame a Higher Power When You Get Sick? October 02, 2015

'Negative spiritual beliefs' may lead to worse health, compared to positive beliefs, study suggests

Sender Often Focus of Mobile Tweets, Study Says October 01, 2015

Social media posts from stationary devices appear less egocentric

Psoriasis, Depression Often Go Hand in Hand: Study October 01, 2015

But research doesn't prove one causes the other

Children in Foster Homes Need Better Health Care September 28, 2015

American Academy of Pediatrics says kids may be traumatized and require more consistent treatment

ERs Often 'Safety Net' Care for People With Schizophrenia: CDC September 23, 2015

Report finds more than 380,000 ER visits over 2 years for adults under 65

Antidepressants Top Treatment Choice for Severe PMS: Researchers September 23, 2015

Other options include birth control pills, calcium, study says

Suicides Decline With Prevention Measures at Known 'Hotspots': Study September 23, 2015

Safety nets, video surveillance and signs with crisis-line info can reduce attempts, researchers say

Natural Surroundings May Promote Sound Sleep September 20, 2015

Study found seniors, men reported better rest when they had access to beaches, parks

Kicking the Nail-Biting Habit September 19, 2015

Keep nails short, use bitter nail polish and squeeze a stress ball instead, dermatologist suggests

FDA Approves New Drug for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder September 18, 2015

Vraylar is an atypical antipsychotic taken once a day

Parents Should Be Involved in Teen's Bulimia Treatment: Study September 18, 2015

Recovery is faster when family is part of therapy, researchers find

Workday Breaks Help Employees Reboot, Researchers Say September 18, 2015

Brief time away from work seems to improve energy and well-being

Antidepressant Paxil Isn't Safe for Teens, New Analysis Says September 17, 2015

Review of study data contradicts findings reported in 2001

Dog Owners Help Scientists Get Inside Pooches' Minds September 16, 2015

Playing games with their pets yields 'quality data'

Brain Scans May Take Guesswork Out of Schizophrenia Treatment September 16, 2015

Goal is to help physicians make better drug choices for psychotic patients

Jumbo Portions Lead to Overeating, Study Confirms September 14, 2015

Researchers recommend curbs on size, availability of fattening foods

Football Fans May Overestimate Chances of Favorite NFL Team September 14, 2015

Study finds followers, dedicated sports reporters have 'optimism bias'

Peer Pressure May Have a Silver Lining September 12, 2015

Teens with close friends were more likely to be in good health by age 27, study found

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

Adolescents could be more vulnerable than adults, expert says

Money Doesn't Buy 'Tweeners' Self-Esteem September 11, 2015

Study finds purchases of 'cool' things, nice clothing may actually increase bad feelings

Long Nursing Shifts Linked to Job Dissatisfaction September 11, 2015

Greater burnout could lead to mistakes, poor care, researchers caution

California Right-to-Die Measure Could Soon Become Law September 11, 2015

If approved, it would let doctors prescribe life-ending drugs to patients expected to die within 6 months

Soft Skin of Others May Be an Illusion, Study Says September 10, 2015

Pleasant sensation through touch may help build social bonds, researchers suggest

Could Young Men's Low Heart Rate Predict Violent Crime? September 09, 2015

Researchers find a link but not cause-and-effect relationship

Delirium in Older Surgical Patients Threatens Recovery September 09, 2015

Sudden confusion is a postoperative complication linked to longer hospital stays, researchers say

Forgiveness May Boost Older Women's Moods September 08, 2015

But when apology is unrequited, older men are at greater risk of depression

Think Genes Drive Obesity? You May Eat Less Healthy September 08, 2015

In study, people who thought DNA dictated their body weight had worse diets and exercised less

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

Preliminary research suggests potential benefits for psychiatric disorders, substance abuse

Psychopaths May Not Yawn Along With You September 04, 2015

Not responding to this normally 'contagious' cue might signal a lack of empathy, researchers suggest

Go Ahead and Cry, You'll Feel Better September 04, 2015

Release of emotions appears to lift mood later, study says

Antipsychotic Drugs Will Become More Affordable, Study Predicts September 04, 2015

With patents expiring, access for Medicaid patients will likely expand

People Perceive Tall Men in 30s as Most Dominant September 04, 2015

Psychological trend may have bearing on politics, Hollywood, researchers said

Seniors Getting Smarter, Research Shows September 04, 2015

But mental and physical health is declining at the same time

Mentally Ill Inmates Prone to Violence After Release: Study September 03, 2015

Researchers also see trouble for those with substance-abuse problems; call for social support plus psychiatric care

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

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

Impulsive, Agitated Behaviors May Be Warning Signs for Suicide August 31, 2015

New study of more than 2,800 people with depression might give clearer clues to state of mind, experts say

How Parents Add to Math Anxiety August 28, 2015

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

Women Soldiers No More Likely to Develop PTSD, Study Finds August 28, 2015

No reason to keep females from combat, researchers say

'Goth' Teens Report More Depression, Self-Harm August 28, 2015

But study findings didn't prove cause-and-effect, only showed an association

How Reliable Are Medical Studies? Half of Findings Couldn't Be Replicated August 27, 2015

Healthy skepticism needed for some scientific claims, researcher says

Mixed Findings on Pot's Effect on the Developing Brain August 26, 2015

One of two new studies suggests marijuana use in teen years might be more harmful for males