Anxiety in the News

Gene Discoveries Could Shed New Light on Schizophrenia

07/22/2014 - Suspect DNA often tied to neurological 'pathways' centered on brain cell communication, experts say

Parents of Children With Autism Need Help, Too

07/22/2014 - Study found mothers who were taught stress-reduction skills had less depression, anxiety

Antipsychotics Linked to Lower Brain Volume in Schizophrenia Patients

07/18/2014 - But mental function, symptoms of illness were not worsened, researchers say

Soldiers' Use of Mental Health Services Up, Stigma Down, Study Finds

07/18/2014 - But two-thirds who need care still don't seek it, researchers say

Childhood Sex Abuse May Be Linked to Heart Disease Risk in Women

07/17/2014 - Researchers found more signs of thickening in neck arteries of these women during mid-life

Stress May Leave You Heading to the Cookie Jar

07/14/2014 - Worried women could be prone to weight gain, study suggests

Depression May Make It Harder to Beat Prostate Cancer

07/11/2014 - Men with both conditions have worse survival odds, study contends

Stress, Depression May Boost Stroke Risk, Study Finds

07/10/2014 - Anger didn't seem to have an effect, researchers noted

Some Teens May Face Emotional Problems After Concussion

07/10/2014 - Those with light or noise sensitivities post-injury seem to be more affected, study found

Study: Common HIV Drug May Boost Suicide Risk

06/30/2014 - Patients taking efavirenz should be assessed for depression, researchers say

Grief in Pregnancy May Trigger Obesity in Adulthood

06/27/2014 - Extreme stress even before conception can affect unborn child's weight, study suggests

After Stroke, Spouse May Also Need Care

06/26/2014 - If couple disagrees about recovery rate, partner can become depressed, study finds

Milk, Egg Allergies Seem to Make Parents Most Anxious

06/26/2014 - Two-thirds of parents accurately assess severity of their child's food allergy, study reports

Adults With Asperger Syndrome May Have Higher Suicide Risk

06/25/2014 - British study found people with this form of autism often think of suicide, especially if depressed

Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood

06/24/2014 - But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

Head Injuries Tied to Higher Migraine Risk for Veterans

06/19/2014 - Blast wounds and wartime stress are both known to increase headache risk, study authors say

Job Loss Tougher for Americans Than Europeans

06/19/2014 - U.S. workers were more likely to develop depression than their Euro counterparts, study found

As Antidepressant Warnings Toughened, Teen Suicide Attempts Rose: Study

06/19/2014 - Overreaction to FDA warning may have led to undertreatment of depression, experts say

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Won't Harm Baby's Heart, Study Suggests

06/18/2014 - But, past research shows risks, and one expert says this study doesn't provide definitive answers

Depression Doubles Odds of Heart Attack for Younger Women: Study

06/18/2014 - And compared with older women and men, they are more likely to become depressed, researchers say

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Anxiety costs the United States more than $42 billion every year-that's almost a third of the country's total mental health bill.