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Chagrin Solar Sun
Teens in trouble after drug use causes sleepiness while in high school classroom
One of the boys, 15, fell asleep in class May 6 and could not be easily awakened, despite attempts by the teacher.
Mon May 20, 2013
How Stuff Works
Kava Plant May Treat Anxiety
A bee flies from plant to plant while feeding on a flowering Anigozanthus, also known as Kangaroo Paws, at a nursery in San Gabriel, California on March 25, 2013.
Favorite Music May Ease Anxiety in ICU Patients
Music can help soothe the fear and anxiety of critically ill patients who have been placed on ventilators, reducing both their stress and their need for sedatives, according to a new study.
John Legend And Chrissy Teigen Set Wedding Date Amid Cheating Allegations
R&B singer John Legend and his model girlfriend Chrissy Teigen have revealed that they'll be tying the knot this fall, nearly two years after they got engaged.
Marine Corps Times
VA still giving addictive drugs for PTSD
Veterans treated at Veterans Affairs Department medical facilities for post-traumatic stress disorder often receive highly addictive sedatives even though the department's own guidelines issued in 2010 recommend against their use for the condition.
Sat May 18, 2013
Where to get rid of unneeded prescriptions in Fairfax Co.
When 24-year-old Caitlin Acosta of Falls Church, Va., was just 12 she reached into the family medicine cabinet and changed her life forever.
Couples and Anxiety Causes of Anxiety within a Relationship
A certain level of anxiety is natural in certain situations. An anxiety disorder is generally defined as a relatively constant feeling of panic, depression and worry that something bad is inevitable.
Thu May 16, 2013
New York Daily News
Chrissy Teigen on her wedding: I just need Xanax
Model Chrissy Teigen dished details of her upcoming wedding with singer John Legend, admitting her only must-have for the big day is a dose of Xanax.
Can Adele's music help to cure fear of flying (including her own)?
The singer's hit Someone Like You is the perfect song to calm in-flight nerves, according to scientific research out today She's confessed to being terrified on an aeroplane, but is the cure for Adele's fear of flying listening to her own music? The singer's hit Someone Like You is the perfect song to calm in-flight nerves, according to scientific ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
Must-Have Coping Strategies for Social Anxiety
The shakes and cold sweats many of us feel when we talk in front of a group are just one vivid example of social anxiety--an excessive fear of being judged negatively.
Kava plant holds promise against anxiety
Melbourne, May 13 : Australian scientists believe that the South Pacific kava plant could be an effective and safe treatment for anxiety.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Root of Tranquillity
Captain James Cook saw a lot of strange things when he was exploring Polynesia in 1769, but the virgins chewing kava brought him up short.
Mon May 13, 2013
Art Therapy Effective For Psychological Symptoms Among Cancer Patients, But Returns Are Diminishing
Researchers found that creative art therapy helps alleviate psychological symptoms of anxiety, depression, and pain among cancer patients, but has diminishing returns during follow-up. A graduate student and aspiring painter watches a master at work, a patient at the sprawling 300-acre campus of the Creedmoor Psychiatric Center in New York City.
Anxiety sufferers may find hope in natural remedy, study finds
Anxious feelings resulting from today's stressful and high-pressure lifestyles are as common as an old shoe.
How You View Your Problems May Affect Your...
New research from the University of Illinois suggests that how a person reacts to good or bad times can determine how and even if they will suffer from anxiety.
Research: Patients with chronic pain should be evaluated for anxiety disorders
Patients coping with chronic pain should also be evaluated for anxiety disorders , according to new research published in General Hospital Psychiatry .
Sun May 12, 2013
Kava plant works for anxiety: research
THE South Pacific kava plant could be an effective and safe treatment for anxiety, according to research by Australian scientists.
Sat May 11, 2013
Why Does Arena's Obesity Drug Have Abuse Potential?
Lorcaserin, brand name Belviq , is conditionally approved in the U.S. for chronic weight management in obese or overweight adults when used together with a reduced-calorie diet and exercise.
Job Layoffs: Facing Redundancy Rumors
I have some friends who have heard a rumor their company will be making big redundancies soon, and I really feel for them.
Anxiety Symptoms Often Accompany Chronic Pain
Individuals suffering from chronic pain should be evaluated for anxiety disorders, according to a new study published in General Hospital Psychiatry .