Psychology and Mental Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
8/2/2001
Teens and Stress

Some tips to help you cope

7/24/2001
Baby Blues

Know the signs of postpartum depression

7/24/2001
The Wages of Rage Are Costly

If you frequently fly off the handle, you can land up with serious health problems

7/16/2001
As the Rumor Mill Turns

Women fear gossip more than men do, study shows

7/12/2001
Here's the Drill

Tips to overcome fear of the dentist

7/9/2001
Sweet Nothings Can Lose Something in Translation

Emotional words are best remembered through the left ear, and likely to be forgetten through the right, says study

7/7/2001
Stroke's 'Other' Victims

Depression rates are high among the caregivers

7/6/2001
Beautiful Dreamers

'Ugly club' spits in the eye of the beholders

7/6/2001
When a Husband Dies

Women must learn how to redefine themselves

7/6/2001
Blue Mood a Mystery?

Grouchiness linked to unmet, unconscious goals

7/2/2001
I, the Jury, Could Be Biased

Tendency to make facts fit sways decisions, study says

6/12/2001
The Funny Bone's Connected to the …

Studies show humor aids healing

6/4/2001
Guns Trigger Dangerous Play

Most boys handle firearms they find, study says

6/3/2001
A Not-So-Magnificent Obsession

Bizarre disorder makes sufferers crave limb amputations

5/25/2001
The World Can Seem a Dangerous Place

Perception of hostility strains hearts of low-income kids

5/25/2001
Unlocking a Mystery Ailment

Environmental intolerance genetically linked to panic disorder

5/24/2001
The E-Couch Awaits

Online therapy gaining in popularity

5/21/2001
Game, Set, Love Yourself

Seeing lean or solid athletes affects how young girls see themselves

5/16/2001
'Retail Therapy' Can't Buy Happiness

Those who shop for a lift at risk of depression

5/14/2001
'Bad' Parenting Causes Psychiatric Woes

Common behaviors raise risk 29%, study says

5/12/2001
Sports Fans: On the Road to Sanity

Strong ties to a team improve mental health

5/11/2001
If You're Going to Fight, Fight Right

Tips for a healthy, stress-free marriage

5/9/2001
Dueling Reports Make Differing Claims on Changing Sexual Orientation

One claims programs successful, another says they are not

5/4/2001
What Makes People Happy?

Hint: It's not money

5/3/2001
Hazing Targets Younger Kids

Study finds middle and high school athletes at risk