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10/23/2017
Summer Baby, Higher Odds for Postpartum Depression?

Season of delivery and other factors may influence the risk, study finds

10/23/2017
More Evidence That Depression Shortens Lives

And women have been hit even harder than men over past decades, study finds

10/19/2017
Self-Harm on the Rise Among Teen Girls

Behavior was strongly linked to greater suicide risk, UK study found

10/19/2017
1 in 5 Young Women Who Tan Indoors Get Addicted

Depression and worries about appearance common in those who can't skip the tanning bed, study finds

10/19/2017
The Upsides and Downsides of Telecommuting

Review suggests need for clearer boundaries between work, personal life

10/18/2017
Schizophrenia Affects Brain's Communication Network

Finding may help spur new research

10/16/2017
States That Make You Wait to Buy Guns Have Fewer Deaths: Study

Time to 'cool off' may prevent some homicides and suicides

10/13/2017
Men Often Happier With Their 'Bromance' Than Their Romance

In small study, most felt more comfortable sharing emotions, resolving problems with a male buddy

10/13/2017
Can 'Magic Mushrooms' Kick-Start Depression Treatment?

Psychedelic drug shows some promise for hard-to-treat cases in study

10/12/2017
Daily 'Light Therapy' May Help Some With Bipolar Disorder

Study found an hour in front of a light box helped ease depressive symptoms

10/11/2017
What Are Today's Americans Afraid Of?

Many more worried about environmental dangers since last Presidential election

10/11/2017
Talk Therapy May Help Menopause Woes

Sleep problems, depression eased in small study

10/10/2017
10/10/2017
Be 'Mindful' of the Hype

Scientists call for rigorous research to back up mindfulness marketing claims

10/9/2017
Remaining 'In the Closet' at Work Stresses Gay Couples

Men had more negative consequences by staying quiet

10/6/2017
Suicide Up in U.S., Rural America Hit Hardest

Men, working-age adults most at risk, CDC reports

10/6/2017
The Benefits of 'Being in the Present'

5 ways to practice mindfulness

10/5/2017
Protecting Preemies From Stress Might Improve Later Mental Health

Babies born at 2.2 pounds or less normally face higher risk of adult psychological issues

10/5/2017
Does a Drug's High Price Tag Cause Its Own Side Effects?

Treatment-related worries might make you feel sick

10/4/2017
Older People May Be More Prone to Reveal Suicidal Thoughts

1 in 4 admitted intent beforehand, opening an opportunity for prevention, researchers say

10/3/2017
Americans More Open About Mental Health Issues, But Stigma Lingers

Poll found many thought 'personal failings' were part of the cause of some conditions

10/3/2017
Moving Just 1 Hour a Week May Curb Depression Risk

Intensity of exercise didn't matter, and benefit leveled off after 2 hours of activity, study finds

10/2/2017
Reassuring Kids After Another Senseless Tragedy

Psychiatrists urge parents to stress to young concertgoers that events like Las Vegas shooting remain rare

10/2/2017
Health Tip: Do You Need Psychological Therapy?

Behaviors that may be concerning

9/29/2017
Your Sociability May Hinge on 'Love Hormone'

Oxytocin confers evolutionary advantages, study finds

9/26/2017
Postpartum Depression Likely to Recur With Future Pregnancies

Mood disorder seen in 1 in 200 new moms with no psychiatric history

9/25/2017
Cancer Distress May Lead to Missed Appointments

Doctors should consider patient's mental well-being, researcher says