PsycPORT™: Psychology Newswire
Climate anxiety is real, but there's something you can do about it
May 7, 2019,
May 7, 2019,
Even for those not directly affected by natural disasters, climate change causes mental distress.
Older men and women who ate mushrooms several times a week were at reduced risk of developing mild cognitive impairment.
A small but alarming study on preteen suicide risk was conducted at three children's hospitals.
Tips for parents on how to be proactive in keeping their kids from becoming victims.
A $20 million study seeks to answer a vital question: What should people eat to protect their brain?
Doctors have known for decades that a small number of young children diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder seem to outgrow it.
This is the highest percentage to date since records on the topic first started being logged in 2010.
Abuse during childhood can cause structural changes in the brain that increase a person's risk of severe and recurrent depression.
Booking options are not the only changes United is making when it comes to gender inclusivity.
Events in someone’s lifetime can change the way their DNA is expressed, and that change can be passed on to the next generation.
Higher levels of pollution were linked to a greater likelihood of psychotic experiences.
More American adults perceive electronic cigarettes to be as harmful as or more harmful than regular cigarettes.
How to support people after unthinkable tragedies, especially over the long term.
We don't have to have sex to be happy, but sexual intimacy is associated with healthy relationships and overall well being.
Singing in a choir for six months reduces feelings of loneliness and also increases interest in life.
Empathy might be a little bit more selfish than many people assume.
Study shows how and when this anesthetic creates new brain synapses.
Research shows that birth order doesn't affect personality, but it does set certain siblings up for more success.
Research showed that minority students had either statistically equal or higher rates of suicide attempts compared to white students.
The bacteria involved in gum disease might play a key role in the development of Alzheimer's disease.
Double the number of people have the markers of Alzheimer’s disease even if they’re not experiencing dementia.
Kids with depression are more likely to become internalized, while those with ADHD could have externalizing symptoms, which make them a target.
Hospices offer specialist care and support to people with terminal and life-limiting illnesses.
Being bullied as a youngster may lead to lifelong struggles in adulthood.
Report notes its scores strongly relate to the presence of social networks.
Some griping is healthy, but too much can cause constant stress.
By raising levels of the stress-related hormone cortisol, our phone time may also be threatening our long-term health.
Older Americans are quietly killing themselves in nursing homes, assisted living centers and adult care homes.
Normal, everyday stress can be helpful, pushing adolescents to grow beyond their limits and setting them up to thrive.
The effects of sleep deprivation have vast implications on psychological, physical and social health.
Manipulating memory is a new and promising experimental treatment for addiction.