Anxiety / Stress

  • BreakingFive ways to cope with PTSD
    What are some helpful ways of coping with PTSD symptoms? In this article we take a closer look at emerging strategies and effective techniques.
    - 5 hours ago, 20 Oct 17, 3:00pm -
  • What is akathisia and why does it occur?
    Learn about akathisia, a symptom that is sometimes caused by taking certain medications. This article looks at the causes, signs, and treatment options.
    - 2 days ago, 19 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Stress may harm gut health as much as junk food
    Researchers suggest that the effect of stress on gut microbiota is comparable with that seen with a high-fat diet, but this may only apply to women.
    - 3 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 5:00pm -
  • What is psychomotor agitation?
    Psychomotor agitation can cause a person to make movements without meaning to. It is a symptom of several conditions, including bipolar disorder.
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 12:00pm -
  • Traumatic experiences may raise women's heart disease risk
    Women who experience at least three traumatic events in a lifetime may have poorer endothelial function, which could raise the likelihood of heart disease.
    - 10 days ago, 11 Oct 17, 7:00am -

Arthritis / Rheumatology


  • The 10 best autism blogs
    Autism affects everyone differently depending on its severity. We have found the best autism blogs that support individuals, families, and carers.
    - 1 day ago, 19 Oct 17, 3:00pm -
  • What is stimming?
    Stimming is a common symptom of autism. Learn more about it here, including the different types of behavior that can occur, and what can be done to help.
    - 4 days ago, 17 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Could multivitamin use in pregnancy protect children from autism?
    A new study published in The BMJ suggests that children born to mothers who use multivitamins during pregnancy may be at lower risk of autism.
    - 15 days ago, 5 Oct 17, 5:00pm -
  • How does oxytocin control the brain's social reward circuit?
    New research sheds light on the mechanisms behind the brain's social reward circuitry. Results point to oxytocin as the "gatekeeper" to prosocial behavior.
    - 20 days ago, 1 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Folic acid may mitigate autism risk from pesticides
    Researchers at UC Davis and other institutions have shown that mothers who take recommended amounts of folic acid around conception might reduce their children's pesticide-related autism risk.
    - 38 days ago, 13 Sep 17, 7:00am -

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Cholesterol News

  • All you need to know about malanga
    Learn about malanga, a root vegetable originating from South America. This article offers information on nutrition, considerations, and recipe suggestions.
    - 10 days ago, 10 Oct 17, 4:00pm -
  • Cumin: Six health benefits
    Cumin is a very popular spice in cooking. In this article, learn more about cumin, including six ways that cumin might be beneficial to your health.
    - 21 days ago, 29 Sep 17, 12:00pm -
  • Arcus senilis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment
    In this article, learn about arcus senilis. What are the risk factors, how is it diagnosed, how is it linked to high cholesterol, and can it be treated?
    - 28 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 4:00pm -
  • Can my HDL be too high?
    When is high HDL cholesterol good, and is higher always better? Learn how to find the right balance along with some healthful ways to achieve high HDL.
    - 44 days ago, 6 Sep 17, 1:00pm -
  • Want to stay healthy? Reduce sitting time by 21 minutes
    A new study suggests that reducing the daily amount of time we spend sitting down by only 21 minutes may have long-term health benefits.
    - 49 days ago, 2 Sep 17, 7:00am -

Chron's / IBD News

Cystic Fibrosis News

Depression News

Dyslexia News

Eating Disorders News

Eczema / Psoriasis News

  • How do you choose the best lotion for psoriasis?
    How do you choose the best lotion for psoriasis? We answer the question and provide details on retinoids, coal tar, and moisturizers.
    - 6 days ago, 15 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Can psoriasis be passed on genetically?
    We examine the genetic factors affecting psoriasis. Learn more about the genes involved and what the studies say about skin conditions being hereditary.
    - 6 days ago, 14 Oct 17, 1:00pm -
  • How is severe psoriasis treated?
    Learn more about how this particular type of psoriasis is treated, including the treatment options and how it is different to other types.
    - 6 days ago, 14 Oct 17, 10:00am -
  • Psoriasis in children: Symptoms, treatments, and causes
    We look at psoriasis in children including how adult psoriasis is different, when to see a doctor, and lifestyle remedies for the condition.
    - 11 days ago, 10 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Psoriasis: What is the Koebner phenomenon?
    We look at the Koebner phenomenon, which causes lesions to develop at injury sites of people with psoriasis. Learn more about how to prevent it, here.
    - 11 days ago, 9 Oct 17, 1:00pm -

Epilepsy News

  • Dietary supplement may help to prevent seizures
    Researchers suggest that glucosamine, a dietary supplement,may help to reduce brain cell excitability, bringing us closer to a new therapy for epilepsy.
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 17, 3:00pm -
  • Severe epilepsy and circadian rhythm protein linked
    New research shows that a protein involved in circadian rhythms, called CLOCK, plays a role in severe cases of epilepsy that do not respond to treatment.
    - 9 days ago, 12 Oct 17, 7:00am -
  • Marijuana and 'spice' could trigger seizures, study says
    High-potency natural and synthetic cannabinoids were found to trigger seizures in mice, say researchers, with the latter posing the strongest effects.
    - 25 days ago, 25 Sep 17, 9:00am -
  • The 10 best epilepsy apps
    Epilepsy apps can help you to manage the condition through logging seizures and symptoms and analyzing triggers and trends. We have selected the best apps.
    - 35 days ago, 15 Sep 17, 3:00pm -
  • What should you do if a friend has a seizure?
    Seizures are more common events than we may think. But do we know how to recognize them, and what to do if we witness one? Read on for some first aid tips.
    - 42 days ago, 8 Sep 17, 3:00pm -

Eye Health / Blindness News