mental health outcomes

The downside of flexible work hours


September 30th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 30 (ANI): According to new research out of the University of Toronto, people who have flexible work hours are reporting more blurring of the boundaries between work and the other ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Abused kids likely to have mental disorders as young adults


July 6th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 6 (ANI): Kids who suffer abuse are likely to have mental disorders later in life, revealed a study.Most studies of child maltreatment and later mental health outcomes have relied on ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Unrealized educational dreams don’t spell depression among adults


March 21st, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 21 (ANI): Unrealized educational expectations don't spell depression among adults, conclude researchers.In a new study, Florida State University Sociology Professor John R. Reynolds, the director of the Pepper Institute ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

Teens who self-identify as gay, lesbian or bisexual at increased suicide risk


February 6th, 2010 - 12:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 6 (ANI): A new study has shown that teenagers who self-identify as gays, lesbians and bisexuals are at a greater risk of having suicidal thoughts.Moreover, those who were unsure of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Breastfed babies less aggressive, anxious or depressed


January 15th, 2010 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 1 (ANI): A new study has shown that babies breastfed for six months or longer are less likely to be aggressive, anxious or depressed during childhood and into adolescence.The study ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Alcohol protects accident victims from distress


October 14th, 2009 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Oct 14 (IANS) Moderate alcohol consumption is likely to protect accident victims from post-traumatic psychological distress, says a new study. The study assessed 1,045 patients hospitalised after traumatic injury, for patterns of ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Fighting parents make kids more prone to mental health problems in later life


May 28th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 28 (ANI): People with parents who fight are more likely to have mental health problems in later life, a new study has found.In the study, published in the Journal of ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Spirituality helps teens cope with chronic illness


January 9th, 2009 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 9 (IANS) Spirituality may help teens cope with chronic illness, which can make life a living hell.Two recent studies, conducted by Michael Yi and Sian Cotton in University of Cincinnati ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Spirituality can help teens cope with chronic illness


January 9th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 9 (ANI): A new study has shown that spirituality can help teenagers cope with chronic illness.Chronic illness can lead to poorer quality of life in adolescents. The research led ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Ex Nepalese child soldiers more likely to have mental health problems


August 13th, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 13 (ANI): A new study has found that in Nepal, former child soldiers display greater severity of mental health problems, such as symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Asians who immigrate to America before age 25 have poorer mental health


July 15th, 2008 - 11:23 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 15 (ANI): Here''s some news for Asians leaving their countries for US shores: Those who go to the United States before they reached the age of 25 are more ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Subscribe