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  1. Exercise: An antidote for behavioral issues in children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | CBS News

    Children with serious behavioral disorders might fare better at school if they get some exercise during the day, a new study suggests. The researchers focused on children and teenagers with conditions that included autism spectrum disorders, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder , anxiety and depression.


  2. Mother's little helper: How LSD 'microdosing' saved Ayelet Waldman's marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | The Age

    ... slumped over the breakfast table, Waldman did not feel a trace of morning surliness, or of the suffocating depression that had dogged her for months. Rather, she says, with the perkiness of a morning-show host, she chirped about the loveliness of ...


  3. Using Smartphones For Smarter Social ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | National Public Radio

    ... patterns of movement and phone usage, the researchers were able to identify behaviors that predicted symptoms of depression. These studies are just first steps. As more data are collected and methods for analysis improve, researchers will be in a ...


  4. High Rates of PTSD and Other Mental Health Problems After Great East Japan EarthquakeRead the original story

    Monday Jan 9 | Newswise

    Newswise - January 9, 2017 - The devastating 2011 earthquake, tsunami, and resulting nuclear disaster in Japan had a high mental health impact-with some effects persisting several years later, according to a comprehensive research review in the January/February issue of the Harvard Review of Psychiatry , published by Wolters Kluwer . Although symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder related to the Great East Japan Earthquake seem to have improved over time, there is evidence of persistent problems with depression, reports the study by Dr. Shuntaro Ando of Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Medical Science and colleagues.


  5. Kirsten sets marathon challenge as she bounces back from depression and anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | The Daily Record

    A Stirling woman is looking to use the city's inaugural marathon to raise cash for a mental health charity - having suffered with depression and anxiety herself. Kirsten Reilly, 24, has already raised more than 6500 for Mind over the last three years, and plans to increase that to 10,000 through participation in the Stirling Scottish Marathon .


  6. 7 Foods That Reduce Mental Health SymptomsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 8 |

    Once again, we dedicate an article to the importance of our mental health! The fact is that there are many people unaware that our mental health is something that requires patience and time. As a result of this, 14.8 million American adults, ages 18 and older, are treated for major depression each year.


  7. Smartphone apps are found to reduce depression, anxietyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Health Data Management

    A suite of smartphone apps developed by Northwestern Medicine has successfully reduced depression and anxiety symptoms in study participants by 50 percent, an efficacy rate similar to that typically achieved through psychotherapy or antidepressant medication. That's the finding of a research study funded by the National Institutes of Health and recently published in the Journal of Medical Internet Research .


  8. Mental health treatment? There are apps for thatRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Fox News

    Can spending a few minutes on your smartphone each day improve your mental health? A new study says it's possible - if you have the right apps. In the study, about 100 people were asked to download a group of apps, called "IntelliCare," from Google Play that were designed to help reduce anxiety and depression .


  9. Zapping the brain really does seem to improve depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | New Scientist

    Now we know - zapping the brain with electricity really does seem to improve some medical conditions, meaning it may be a useful tool for treating depression. Transcranial direct current stimulation involves using electrodes to send a weak current across the brain.


  10. Heartburn pills in pregnancy may be linked to childhood asthmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... asthma while pregnant. (HealthDay)-A child may face an increased risk of asthma if the child's mother experienced depression during her pregnancy or she took an older antidepressant to treat her condition, new research suggests. Asthma has been ...


  11. New apps designed to reduce depression and anxiety as easily as checking your phoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 9 | Medical News Today

    A novel suite of 13 speedy mini-apps called IntelliCare resulted in participants reporting significantly less depression and anxiety by using the apps on their smartphones up to four times a day, reports a new Northwestern Medicine study. The apps offer exercises to de-stress, reduce self-criticism and worrying, methods to help your life feel more meaningful, mantras to highlight your strengths, strategies for a good night's sleep and more.


  12. Video game shows promising results for treating depressionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Manila Bulletin

    Two recent studies have shown promising results for treating depression with a video game interface by targeting underlying cognitive issues rather than just managing the symptoms. The first study enrolled older adults diagnosed with late-life depression into a treatment trial where they were randomized to receive either a mobile, tablet-based treatment technology developed by Akili Interactive Labs called Project: EVO or an in-person therapy technique known as problem-solving therapy .


  13. Physical Activity Tied to Less Depression in Young ChildrenRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 8 | Journal Watch

    Moderate-to-vigorous physical activity is associated with fewer depression symptoms even in elementary-school-aged children, according to an observational study in Pediatrics . Some 800 children in Norway were assessed for depression and level of physical activity at ages 6, 8, and 10 years.


  14. How Exercise Can Help Depression in KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Time

    Exercise isn't a cure for depression, but being active has been shown to alleviate some symptoms of depression in both teens and adults. Depending on the severity of the mood disorder, it could go a long way toward helping problems like negativity and rumination.


  15. UBC Thunderbirds honour varsity goalie who died by suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | CKNW News Talk 980

    The UBC Thunderbirds women's hockey team paid tribute last night to an athlete who struggled with bi-polar disorder and depression who committed suicide last year. Head Coach Graham Thomas joined host Stirling Faux on CKNW Weekend to share the player's story and bring awareness to mental health issues.


  16. New studies add to data that exercise can benefit children suffering from depression.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Researchers in Norway found kids who did more moderate to vigorous activity during early elementary school, had fewer symptoms of depression two years later. However; that does not mean sedentary behavior leads to depression.


  17. University Student Mental HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Psychology Today

    ... anxiety, drug and alcohol problems, sexual assault, eating disorders , and relationship problems, to depression , suicide , and schizophrenia . She concludes by stating, "If we provide a range of services, including individual, group, and community ...


  18. Hit Play About Coming Out | Youngsters bare their heartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Fairfield City Champion

    ... of all that kind of stuff, the vulnerability of being in high school and having to deal with fear, anxiety, depression, breakups." His favourite song? "The opening number. I sing the first lines in the show. It's One of these boys just ain't like ...


  19. New Research Shows Depression Linked with InflammationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Psychology Today

    One traditional hypothesis of depression is that people who are depressed have a deficiency in monoamine neurotransmitters in the body, which leads to low levels of neurotransmitters like serotonin and norephinephrine in the brain . But growing evidence supports that at least some forms of depression may also be linked to ongoing low-grade inflammation of the body.


  20. What are good ground rules to ask for as a condition for moving back in?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 8 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... in? My husband has been shifting between getting worse at the same time as he's been getting better. When his depression has been low (things were going well financially/familially/futurewise) he has been working on being a better husband, helping ...