Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers suggest it pays to think positively, after finding that women who are more optimistic may be at lower risk of death from numerous diseases.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTWho we eat with affects what we eat and how much of it. How will your peer or family group affect your dietary plans this Christmas?
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PST...And in those with higher spends on mental health services and public education.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTResearchers at Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health found that employment status is a factor in nonmedical use of prescription opioids and prescription stimulants.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study shows that psychosocial risk factors that impact a person's ability to cope with chronic stress are associated with significantly higher readmission rates and longer hospital stays...
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTADHD and schizophrenia are two different disorders, but there is an overlap in symptoms. Learn about their causes, symptoms, and treatments.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTParkinson's disease affects the nervous system and movement, but it can also affect thought. Find out more the symptoms of Parkinson's dementia.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIn a new largest-of-its-type study, deep links are found between back pain and mental health in lower- and middle-income countries.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTMore than two-thirds of adolescents who suffer from depression could see long-term benefits from receiving one of three psychological treatments - of which only one is currently recommended on the...
Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTThere may be some strength to the old-age advice that you should never go to bed on an argument; a study finds sleep makes bad memories harder to suppress.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTStaying involved in civic groups throughout adult life could help stave off cognitive decline, according to a new, large-scale longitudinal study.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTBipolar disorder is a serious mental illness but a number of lifestyle remedies and natural treatments could help to reduce symptoms.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 06:00:00 PSTWomen and men look at faces and absorb visual information in different ways, which suggests there is a gender difference in understanding visual cues, according to a team of scientists that...
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTFor patients with complex regional pain syndrome, simply watching someone else move can cause intense pain. An MRI scan study delves into the neuroscience.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:00:00 PSTTwo new studies suggest the hallucinogenic compound in magic mushrooms - psilocybin - may ease anxiety and depression in patients with advanced cancer.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTSome musicians are best at sight-reading, others excel at playing by ear. Why is there a difference and how does the brain manage either of these feats?
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTWhat is sadness and what is depression? Learn how to tell the difference between the two and what treatments are available for depression.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTA new study has shown that toddlers as young as two-and-a-half years old can understand when others have different thoughts from them - much earlier than the age of four as traditionally thought.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTUsing neuroimaging technology, a new study examines what our brain activity looks like when we have an intense religious experience.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearch using a mouse model of schizophrenia unearths clues about the origin of auditory hallucinations and the potential for innovative, new treatments.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTThe science behind what makes a human voice sound pleasant, or "vocal attractiveness," is something that people are exposed to everyday while interacting with a digital assistant like Apple's Siri.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew research examines the impact of two different learning strategies on memory in stressful circumstances. Practice test-taking may protect memory.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTWhat is OCD and what are the common forms of therapy? Learn about other treatments that are available for OCD and how to live with the condition.
Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTNew research examines key psychological differences between Android and iPhone users. Choice of smartphone predicts user's personality.
Sat, 26 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTAnecdotal evidence suggests that people with bipolar disorder are more likely to tell lies. We look at some of the reasons why this might happen.