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1 hr ago | Scientific American

SSRIs May Help Us See the Glass Half Full

SSRIs block the body from reabsorbing serotonin, a neurotransmitter mostly found in the brain, spinal cord and digestive tract whose roles include regulation of mood, appetite, sexual function and sleep.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Paxil, Paxil CR, Paroxetine (generic), Depression, Health, Irritable Bowel Syndrome

5 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

People Asked A Stress Psychologist Just About Everything On Reddit

On Friday, the tables were turned when Dr. Lynn Bufka, a licensed psychologist with expertise in treating anxiety, stress and related problems, came to NPR to take questions on Reddit about coping with stress.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Lifehack.org

6 Smart Ways To Overcome Anxiety That You Probably Haven't Tried

Everyone at one point or another suffers from anxiety. Anxiety is a physical and emotional response to perceived danger: We are human and therefore worry about everything, especially future outcomes and predictions.

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Related Topix: Health

Cleveland.com

LeBron James, GOP convention; how much good news can Cleveland stand: editorial

Whew! Glad that's over. There wasn't enough Xanax in this town to relieve the collective anxiety that was building over whether LeBron James would return to Cleveland.

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Related Topix: Cleveland, OH, Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Medicine, Health, Opinion

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Air & Space

Fear Factor

The Latin agora means "open public spaces," but it's actually a fear of panic attacks that drives agoraphobics from public life.

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Related Topix: Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Medicine, Health, Huntsville, AL

Medical Daily

When Concussions Get Emotional: Sensitivity To Light And Noise Up Chances For Depression, Anxiety

Concussions are taxing enough. The last thing parents want for their injured child is a boatload of negative emotions rushing in to make matters worse.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, University of Kentucky

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Latimer: A panic attack is bad enough, but it's followed by distress

It is easy to picture terrorized people running in all directions as well as general noise and disruption from several sources.

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Related Topix: Health, Medicine, Ativan, Lorazepam (generic)

WebMD

Is It Time for a Mental Health Checkup?

Everyone deals with tough times, but even happy events like a new job, a marriage , or a new baby can add stress .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Sleep

Live Science

Psychiatric Drugs Send 90,000 to the ER Yearly

Nearly 90,000 U.S. adults visit the emergency room yearly for side effects of prescription psychiatric medications, and more than 10,000 of these visits are related to the sleep drug Ambien, according to a new study.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sleep, Health

ClickOnDetroit

Live in the D mom panel: Potty training, postpartum depression

SERIOUSLY I WANT TO HAVE THAT MUCH FUN. IT LOOKS SO REFRESHING DOESN'T IT. TIME NOW TO SIT DOWN WITH OUR MOMS FROM METRO DETROIT ABOUT TOPICS THAT HAVE LOTS OF MOMS TALKING.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Philly.com

Heartbreak of Losing a Pet Can Be Cushioned With Planning

Yes, this is a heavy way to start an article. But reality tempers the excitement of picking out a new puppy or kitten, or adopting an older dog or cat, with the knowledge that the animal's expected lifespan will, in all likelihood, be far shorter than your own.

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Related Topix: Health

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Daily Star

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Doctors receptionist Janette Warburton, 58, suffered depression and severe anxiety resulting from over a year of excruciating pain in her tooth which spread to her temple - leaving her only able to sleep an hour a night.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, Depression

Psychology Today

A Cold Splash - Hydrotherapy for Depression and Anxiety

Since the time my book on depression came out last year, I have been pleasantly surprised about the positive reader feedback regarding a small part of the book that discusses a little-known naturopathic therapy called 'hydrotherapy.'

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Related Topix: Depression, Health, Naturopathy, Stress

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Oregonian

Oregon ranks 20th in U.S. for opioid prescriptions but fourth for long-lasting opioids: science roundup

This figure from a July 2014 report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows U.S. prescription rates for opioid painkillers per 100 people by state and drug type from 2012.

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Related Topix: Oregon, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Biotech, Medicine, Healthcare Industry, Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Valium, Valrelease, Diazepam (generic), Health

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Psychology Today

Coping With Stress

Between social media, friends, newspaper, magazines and even your Primary Care Provider , you often get a wide variety of suggestions for coping with stress .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stress, Blog News, Metal, Prong

Examiner.com

Top 5 pet safety tips for July 4th

That's what 4th of July holiday festivities sound like to dogs. Not all canines react to the boomer fireworks, but for those that do, pet parents have only a few options.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Medicine, Health

Thu Jul 03, 2014

CBS Local

Benzo Addiction Growing Among Prescription Drug Abuse

Benzos are a class of one of the most widely prescribed medications in the U.S. but are becoming very controversial in the medical community because of the dangers of tolerance and addiction.

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Related Topix: Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Health, Medicine, Klonopin, Clonazepam (generic), Drugs

Psychology Today

Managing With Chronic Pain

Many of us know someone suffering from chronic pain . In Canada, as many as 17% experience some kind of non-specific chronic pain.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Arthritis, Health, Depression

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Chico Enterprise-Record

Independence Day celebrations excite humans, frighten pets

The loud bangs and pops of fireworks commemorating Independence Day may signify a grand ol' tradition for humans but for pets, its a disaster.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Chico, CA

KRQE Albuquerque

Keep pets safe during July 4th festivities

Bright lights and loud noises might mean a festive Independence Day for some, but for many furry friends it's a reason to hide and run.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Medicine, Health

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