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The Surprising Reason Americans Might Be Obese, Anxious and Depressed
Health & Wellness  (tags: hygiene, obesity, depression, sanitizers, germs, bacteria )

- 630 days ago -
Do you remember the "hygiene hypothesis" of the late 1990s? It theorized that humans had so over-sanitized their environment with disinfectants and hand cleansers, our immune systems were no longer doing their jobs.
PTSD: Know the Symptoms and When to Get Help
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, wellness, PTSD, suffering, depression, tramatic, safety, treatment, prevention, protection, risks )

- 1186 days ago -
The brain is by far the most complex thing that we know of in the universe. And yet, for all its complexity, sometimes the brain responds to events in ways that are so remarkably predictable that we can use these responses to help people who are suffering
Stress, Depression and the Holidays: Tips for Coping
Health & Wellness  (tags: Stress, depression, the, holidays, Tips for coping )

- 1443 days ago -
Stress and depression can ruin your holidays and hurt your health. Being realistic, planning ahead and seeking support can help ward off stress and depression. The holiday season often brings unwelcome guests -- stress and depression. And it's no wonder.
INDIA: 10 Million Depressed - on the Optimistic Side
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, world, treatment, depression, India, food, government, ethics, investigation, protection, medicine, news, study )

- 1537 days ago -
While Indian psychiatrists have rejected a World Health Organisation (WHO) study portraying India as the depression capital of the world, they say it has indirectly drawn attention to an acute shortage of trained personnel and facilities to deal with ment
Nuke Wokers At Risk Of Overwork Death
Health & Wellness  (tags: TEPCO, workers, stress, overwork, Fukushima No.1 nuclear power plant, lost homes, depression, poor diet, physical stress, sanitation, radiation contamination, fear, danger, health risks, nuclear crisis, exposure, safety, family )

- 1680 days ago -
Most of workers have been exposed to multiple stresses, as some of them barely survived the March 11 quake and tsunami, as well as subsequent hydrogen explosions that wrecked the plant's reactors, while others lost their homes or saw kin or friends die.
Docs Warn About Facebook Use and Teen Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: Facebook, teens, children, socialmedia sites, health, depression )

- 1705 days ago -
Add "Facebook depression" to potential harms linked with social media, an influential doctors' group warns, referring to a condition it says may affect troubled teens who obsess over the online site.
Can a Pill Wipe Out Painful Memories?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, Memory, Past, Pill, Pain, Research )

- 1827 days ago -
It is too difficult to forget some unwanted moments and delete such incidents from our memory, which cause pain and make our life pathetic. US researchers claim it might be possible by consuming one pill.
Dim Light at Night May Cause Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, Parenting, Kids, Dim Light, Health, Sleep )

- 1833 days ago -
Few people usually do not prefer even dim light while sleeping at night. A new study claims that night light may lead to depression.
Why Turning Clocks Back Is Bad for Your Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: depression, health, risks, prevention, Daylight Savings Time )

- 1845 days ago -
Why Daylight Savings Time is bad for your health.....Read On...
Leisure-Time Exercise 'Reduces Depression Risk'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, leisure-time, exercise, health, risk )

- 1852 days ago -
People who take regular exercise during their free time are less likely to have symptoms of depression and anxiety, a study of 40,000 Norwegians has found.
Gene Linked to Depression 'Fixed' in Mice
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gene, depression, mice, health, study, medicine )

- 1863 days ago -
Gene therapy in mice appears to be able to "correct" a gene defect strongly linked to depression in people.
50 Famous Artists & Thinkers Who Have Struggled With Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, Health, Fitness, Thinkers, Artists )

- 1864 days ago -
Depression may have thrown up hurdles that some could not clear, but nobody could ever label them worthless just because they suffered.
101 Blogs to Help You Deal With Depression
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, Anxiety, Mental Disorder, Health, Fitness )

- 1897 days ago -
About 9.5% of Americans each year suffer from a mood disorder of some type, and 18.1% must face down some type of clinical anxiety.
Depressed Heart Patients 'at Risk'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Depression, patient, health, risk, study )

- 1898 days ago -
The combination of depression and coronary heart disease in a patient could be much more deadly than either condition alone, researchers say.
Katrina's Toll Includes Rise in Suicide, Mental Illness
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, depression, environment, family, food, government, healthcare, investigation, Katrina, medicine, New Orleans, nutrition, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment )

- 1917 days ago -
Suicides are up since Katrina hit on Aug. 29, 2005. More people are seeking treatment for substance abuse, therapists say, and post-traumatic stress disorder is on the rebound.

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