Anxiety

Anxiety, Depression May Predict Certain Cancers

Anxiety, Depression May Predict Certain Cancers

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Anxiety and depression may have a predictive capacity for some cancer presentations.

Anxiety, Pain Alleviated by Clinical Massage

Anxiety, Pain Alleviated by Clinical Massage

A significant number of patients reported that guided imagery intervention was beneficial for relieving pain, anxiety, and insomnia.

Antidepressant Side Effects More Common with Comorbid Panic Disorder

Antidepressant Side Effects More Common with Comorbid Panic Disorder

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Therapeutic response to antidepressants is highly variable, which may be partially due to associated side effects.

Psychological Outcomes of Patients Wth Juvenile-Onset Fibromyalgia

Psychological Outcomes of Patients Wth Juvenile-Onset Fibromyalgia

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Patients with JFM had poorer psychological and health-related outcomes than healthy control patients.

Increased Risk of PTSD in Parents of Kids With Critical Heart Defects

Increased Risk of PTSD in Parents of Kids With Critical Heart Defects

The researchers proposed integrating mental health screening and treatment into pediatric cardiology care.

Postmenopausal Anxiety Linked to Severe Impairment in Quality of Life

Postmenopausal Anxiety Linked to Severe Impairment in Quality of Life

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There is a need to conduct longitudinal studies to determine the causality of this association and the benefit of early detection of anxiety in this group of women.

Anxiety, OCD, PTSD Benefit From CBT Plus Agonist

Anxiety, OCD, PTSD Benefit From CBT Plus Agonist

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DCS shows a small augmentation effect on exposure-based therapy.

Anxiety, Depression Often Unrecognized in Parkinson's Disease

Anxiety, Depression Often Unrecognized in Parkinson's Disease

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Neuropsychiatric symptoms such as depression and anxiety are common in Parkinson's Disease, but often go unrecognized.

Oxytocin Exposure May increase Risk of Postpartum Depression, Anxiety

Oxytocin Exposure May increase Risk of Postpartum Depression, Anxiety

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Despite being one of the most commonly used drugs little research has been conducted on oxytocin's affects.

Anxiety, Depression May Increase Risk of Death From Certain Cancers

Anxiety, Depression May Increase Risk of Death From Certain Cancers

Findings from this study contribute to evidence that poor mental health might have predictive capacity for certain physical diseases.

Which Antidepressants May Cause Birth Defects?

Which Antidepressants May Cause Birth Defects?

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Anything that has the potential to disturb the serotonin signaling process has the potential to result in a wide variety of malformations.

Anxiety Affects Mortality Risk in T2DM

Anxiety Affects Mortality Risk in T2DM

For individuals with T2D, anxiety symptoms affect mortality risk, independently of depression symptoms.

Youth Depression Onset Predicted by Anxiety, Family History, Adversity

Youth Depression Onset Predicted by Anxiety, Family History, Adversity

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Fear and anxiety showed the strongest correlation with development of major depression in children.

Social Support a Significant Factor in Developing Anxiety, Depression in Epilepsy

Social Support a Significant Factor in Developing Anxiety, Depression in Epilepsy

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The number of AEDs and seizure frequency also influenced depression in people with epilepsy.

Psilocybin May Provide Swift Relief From Depression, Anxiety in Cancer Patients

Psilocybin May Provide Swift Relief From Depression, Anxiety in Cancer Patients

Researchers found that the hallucinogenic drug relieves depression and anxiety quickly, and that the effect can last for months.

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Provides Pain Relief Independent of Improvements in Depression

Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Provides Pain Relief Independent of Improvements in Depression

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Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the right secondary somatosensory motor cortex produces relief from chronic neuropathic orofacial pain.

The ADA Issues Guidelines for Psychosocial Care in Diabetes

The ADA Issues Guidelines for Psychosocial Care in Diabetes

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The ADA released detailed guidelines for psychosocial assessments and care based on factors including age, type of diabetes, and family support system.

Hyperhidrosis Linked to Prevalence of Anxiety, Depression

Hyperhidrosis Linked to Prevalence of Anxiety, Depression

Positive correlations were identified for hyperhidrosis severity and the prevalence of anxiety and depression.

ACR: Anxiety, Depression May Predict Worse Disease Activity in RA

ACR: Anxiety, Depression May Predict Worse Disease Activity in RA

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RA patients' mental health may impact long-term RA outcomes; therefore, ongoing monitoring and treatment is important.

Anxiety, Depression Treatment Response May Improve When Dissociation is Targeted

Anxiety, Depression Treatment Response May Improve When Dissociation is Targeted

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Reduction of dissociation correlated with decreases in disorder severity and with reductions of depression and anxiety symptoms.

ACR: Anxiety, Depression May Affect Achieving Minimal Disease Activity in PsA

ACR: Anxiety, Depression May Affect Achieving Minimal Disease Activity in PsA

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Recognizing anxiety and depression is important in PsA, as psychological well-being may contribute to disease activity.

ACR: Validated Self-Screening Tests ID Anxiety, Depression in Rheumatic Disease

ACR: Validated Self-Screening Tests ID Anxiety, Depression in Rheumatic Disease

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Levels of anxiety and depression varied by disease, but special attention should be paid to patients with fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritis.

Anxiety About Health Takes Toll on Cardiovascular Health

Anxiety About Health Takes Toll on Cardiovascular Health

Anxiety about health was linked to a higher risk of ischemic heart disease.

Pain Sensitivity Can Be Socially Transmitted Via Olfactory Cues

Pain Sensitivity Can Be Socially Transmitted Via Olfactory Cues

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The transfer of hyperalgesia is mediated by olfactory cues in mice, shedding light on the role of social and environmental cues in pain pathogenesis.

Rehabilitation May Improve Cognitive Symptoms in Cancer Survivors

Rehabilitation May Improve Cognitive Symptoms in Cancer Survivors

Research found that cognitive rehabilitation program could improve self-reported cognitive function through 6 months.

Link Found Between Tension Headaches and Anxiety, Depression

Link Found Between Tension Headaches and Anxiety, Depression

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Patients with tension-type headaches had a significantly higher prevalence of anxiety and depression.

Study Elucidates Role of DIXDC1 Gene in Psychiatric Pathogenesis

Study Elucidates Role of DIXDC1 Gene in Psychiatric Pathogenesis

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Dixdc1 knockout mice demonstrated behaviors suggestive of depression, anxiety, and impaired social behavior.

Heart Rate, BP in Male Teens Linked to Risk for Psych Disorders

Heart Rate, BP in Male Teens Linked to Risk for Psych Disorders

Indicators of schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and anxiety might be spotted in physical symptoms at age 18.

Brief OCD Screener Effective for Use in Children of Various Ages

Brief OCD Screener Effective for Use in Children of Various Ages

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Analysis revealed that the brief OCD screener predicted OCD with an accuracy rate of higher than 90%.

Fear and Anxiety: Implications for Treatment

Fear and Anxiety: Implications for Treatment

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Individuals with bilateral damage to the amygdala can still feel fear.

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