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Exercise may prevent fall risk for older adults

Researchers suggest that having neuropsychiatric symptoms might predict whether an older person with dementia is more likely to have a fall

31 Oct 2018 11:15 AM

Research shows playing Tetris may be helpful for soothing a worried mind

While the ratings were only meant to make them uncomfortable, scientists found that the game did actually work for soothing their mind.

28 Oct 2018 8:51 PM

This is what stress does to your brain

Stress can impair memory.

25 Oct 2018 3:31 PM

City life makes humans less kind to strangers, says study

Study supports the theory that our ingrained cooperative spirit is a remnant of our evolutionary past.

25 Oct 2018 11:10 AM

Aerobic exercise could help treat depression

Supervised aerobic exercise can significantly support major depression treatment in mental health services.

24 Oct 2018 4:42 PM


Struggling to get out of bed in morning is medical condition, could be sign of something serious

Condition, known as dysania, the disorder - which is not medically recognised - is defined by having trouble getting up in the morning.

24 Oct 2018 2:18 PM

Schoolboy turns into 'demon from The Exorcist' because of brain disorder

Hewlett refuses to eat properly, has a fear of buttons so severe it makes him throw up, and hasn't brushed his teeth for ten months.

19 Oct 2018 1:25 PM

Health benefits of social media

Study found older adults who experienced pain were less likely to participate in social activities that require face-to-face interactions

19 Oct 2018 10:16 AM

Restless legs syndrome linked with risk for suicidal thoughts

Expert claims restless legs syndrome causes suicidality.

17 Oct 2018 4:36 PM

Here's how postpartum depression is linked to mother's pain

Also find out more about the symptoms of postpartum depression.

15 Oct 2018 9:42 AM


Storming through PTSD

Floods, cyclones, droughts and heat waves — our climate is changing and taking a toll on our lives.

15 Oct 2018 12:04 AM

How does exercise affect our cognitive performance

University Munich researchers conduced the study.

14 Oct 2018 10:32 AM

Social media may help reduce risk of depression among older people suffering from pain

Using social media to maintain contact with family members and friends can help compensate for seniors who restrict their social activities.

11 Oct 2018 7:16 PM

World Mental Health Day: Mental health crisis could cost world USD 16 trillion by 2030

The “Lancet Commission” report said the growing crisis could cause lasting harm to people, communities and economies worldwide.

10 Oct 2018 12:35 PM

World Mental Health Day: Positive tattoos you can get to alleviate depression

A tattoo is a symbol that can motivate and say a thousand words by just looking at it.

10 Oct 2018 9:22 AM


Here are the reasons causing more people to struggle with anxiety than ever before

Many people have scared themselves into worrying about having serious conditions based on symptoms that are general and vague.

07 Oct 2018 6:00 PM

Scientists decode why too many choices hinder decision making

Choice overload can sometimes have serious consequences, said Colin Camerer, a professor at California Institute of Technology in the US.

02 Oct 2018 8:38 PM

Exercise can help cut depression, schizophrenia symptoms

Study provides evidence physical activity plays important role in reducing cardiovascular symptoms and improving physical health, fitness.

02 Oct 2018 4:58 PM

Woman lauded for talking to elderly man who had his first conversation in months

Nine million people are suffering from loneliness in Britain and they even appointed a minister to tackle the issue earlier this year.

01 Oct 2018 6:07 PM

Breastfeeding makes babies less reactive to stress: Study

Here is what a new study has found.

28 Sep 2018 9:22 AM