social phobia

Cuddle chemical boosts flagging male libido


April 9th, 2012 - 10:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 9 (IANS) Can Oxytocin, the 'trust and love hormone' that helps mothers bond with their babies, boost a flagging male libido? Mike Wyllie, one of the scientists that ... Read more...

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Chinese kids left behind by migrant parents suffer psychologically


April 13th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, April 13 (IANS) Children left behind in their hometowns by their migrant worker parents suffer from serious psychological problems during their adolescence, experts have said.A survey conducted by the ... Read more...

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Study says that teens having eating disorders are prone to suicide


March 15th, 2011 - 11:56 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, Mar 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A new study has found that teenagers suffering from eating disorders are more likely to have suicidal thoughts.According to the study, the main eating disorders that ... Read more...

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Mother’s alcoholism especially affects daughter’s mental health


July 21st, 2010 - 4:43 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 21 (ANI): A new study has found the risk that children of an alcoholic parent run of developing a psychiatric illness later in life may depend, in part, on their ... Read more...

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Soon, online remedy for stuttering


May 2nd, 2010 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 2 (ANI): An online system would be able to provide relief to millions of people around the world who stutter, claim Australian experts.After winning a federal grant of nearly 5 ... Read more...

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Online psychotherapy as good as visiting in person


August 31st, 2009 - 11:57 am ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 31 (IANS) Online therapy to treat common mental disorders is just as effective as visiting a psychotherapist in person, says a new study. Anxiety, social phobias and depression are conditions that ... Read more...

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Pegging one too many deflates confidence, causes unease


July 21st, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 21 (IANS) Excessive drinking actually deflates confidence and also causes greater unease and agitation, according to a new study. For many, drinking is an essential part of a night out with ... Read more...

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Extremely shy? You need therapy


May 1st, 2009 - 1:09 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, May 1 (IANS) Extreme shyness can hold people back in social situations, prevent them from meeting other people or even going on a date. Such people need cognitive behaviour therapy, say ... Read more...

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People with social phobia respond differently to negative comments


October 7th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 7 (ANI): People having generalized social phobia react differently than others when exposed to negative comments about themselves, according to a report.The study used magnetic resonance brain imaging technique ... Read more...

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Study links altered dopamine activity to social phobia


May 13th, 2008 - 1:59 pm ICT by admin
Washington, May 13 (ANI): Scientists in The Netherlands have unearthed evidence that altered dopamine activity in the brain may give rise to social phobia.The finding reported by researchers at the ... 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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Most psychiatric patients have more than one diagnosis


January 13th, 2008 - 2:04 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Researchers at the Rhode Island Hospital have found that most psychiatric patients have more than one diagnosis.In the study, the researchers found that the majority of 2,300 psychiatry ... Read more...

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Asthmatic kids more likely to suffer from depression, anxiety disorders


November 14th, 2007 - 8:38 am ICT by admin
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