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Indian-origin scientist’s find may lead to cognition, mood-improving drugs


April 4th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 4 (ANI): An Indian-origin scientist at Columbia University Medical Center and his colleague have developed a new way to stimulate neurogenesis (neuron production) in the adult mouse brain, which may ... Read more...

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New breathing therapy reduces panic and anxiety


December 21st, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Scientists have demonstrated that a new breathing therapy reduces panic and anxiety by reversing hyperventilation.The new treatment program teaches people who suffer from panic disorder how to reduce ... Read more...

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Online therapy can treat depression: Study


April 13th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Stockholm, April 13 (IANS) The online Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) is as effective in treating panic disorder and depression as the traditional group-based method, a new study has found. "Internet-based CBT is also ... Read more...

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New scale to measure anxiety outcomes


March 10th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 10 (ANI): Researchers at Rhode Island Hospital have developed a new questionnaire and outcomes measurement scale that can turn out to be a reliable and valid measure of anxiety.The scale ... Read more...

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Blood lead levels linked to depression, panic disorder


December 8th, 2009 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 8 (ANI): A new study has shown that young adults with higher blood lead levels are more likely to have depression and panic disorders, even if they have exposure to ... Read more...

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Brain’s fear centre has built-in suffocation sensor


November 26th, 2009 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 26 (ANI): A new study in mice has revealed that the portion of the brain responsible for registering fear and even panic is equipped with a built-in chemical sensor that ... Read more...

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Migraine sufferers at increased anxiety risk


January 22nd, 2009 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): A new study has found that people who suffer from migraine might be at an increased risk of developing mental disorders such as anxiety and depression. According to ... Read more...

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Panic attack may raise heart attack risk


December 11th, 2008 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): A new study has found that people who suffer from panic attacks or panic disorder have a greater risk of subsequently developing heart disease or suffering a ... Read more...

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Lower childhood IQ linked to increased risk of adult mental disorders


December 1st, 2008 - 4:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 1 (ANI): In a new, long-term study, researchers at Harvard School of Public Health (HSPH) found that children with lower IQs showed an increased risk of developing psychiatric disorders ... Read more...

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Anxiety patients overestimate their physiological problems


November 14th, 2008 - 5:14 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 14 (ANI): People having anxiety disorders believe that they have more physiological problems than they really have, says a new University of Granada study.Some of the physiological symptoms that ... Read more...

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Mouse genes can shed light on human anxiety disorders


October 24th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, October 24 (ANI): Scientists have found new evidence that genetic findings made through studies on mice can be directly applied to humans to predict the risk of anxiety disorders. Lead ... Read more...

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Fear really can curdle your blood


March 26th, 2008 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 26 (ANI): Sayings about fear like "The blood froze in my veins" or "My blood curdled" really are more than just common figures of speech, say researchers who have ... Read more...

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