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Conquer Your Anxiety

Anxiety is the result of either not believing that you can achieve your goals successfully or having a fear of not achieving your goals. Either can stop you in your tracks when it comes to being successful. Worrying is not ... Read More »

Exercise benefits people with rheumatoid arthritis

Washington, June 12 (ANI): Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients, who go for supervised exercise programme, might experience beneficial effects on functional status and physical function, reduced need for daily corticosteroid and anti-inflammatory intake and improved levels of depression and anxiety, revealed ... Read More »

Anxiety, depression and insomnia are genetically linked

Washington, June 8 (ANI): Scientists have found that anxiety, depression, and insomnia are genetically linked. Dr. Phillip Gehrman, assistant professor in the department of psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine, says that the genes that play a ... Read More »

Why dishing with a friend gives you such relief

Washington, June 3 (ANI): Dishing with a friend does wonders for a woman’s emotional state, but the scientific basis behind this phenomenon has been unknown to date. A University of Michigan study has now revealed that feeling emotionally close to ... Read More »

Mouse model may pave way for better anti-depressant treatments

Washington, May 28 (ANI): Using a new experimental mouse model of depression/anxiety, scientists have found that the anti-depressant effects of drugs like Prozac involve both neurogenesis-dependent and -independent mechanisms. The finding could lead to development of better treatments for depression ... Read More »

Anxiety increases pain intensity, disability

Washington, Apr 21 (ANI): People with high levels of anxiety due to chronic pain exhibit more emotional distress and disability, say researchers. But, British researchers, writing in The Journal of Pain, say use of pain coping strategies can mediate this ... Read More »