Predictors of Anxiety and Depression among Parents of Children with Cancer in Jordan

Source: Psycho-Oncology - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: CLINICAL CORRESPONDENCE Source Type: research

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You're reading The Impact of the Media’s Glamorization of Drug Abuse on Mental Health, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. We often hear about celebrities with addictions from various news outlets. Addiction and mental health issues can affect anyone. In fact, about 19% of all U.S. adults have dealt or are currently dealing with a mental illness, according to a national survey held by SAMHSA in 2017. The Role of Media in Drug Abuse It has been shown that the media contributes to the stigma of m...
Source: PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: depression internet culture psychology self education self improvement celebrities with addictions celebrity overdoses role of media in drug abuse songs about drugs Source Type: blogs
This study was carried out to determine the changes in sexual functioning of patients with cancer. We identified the frequency and causes of changes in sexual functioning among patients with cancer, and determined whether this change differed according to age, type of cancer, type of treatment, side effects of drugs, anxiety, depression, and perceived social support. The study was conducted with 192 patients with cancer. Data were collected using the data collection form which included questions about socio-demographic, disease-related characteristics as well as those related to changes in sexual functioning. In addition, ...
Source: Sexuality and Disability - Category: Disability Source Type: research
Conditions:   Anxiety;   Stress;   Self Efficacy;   Depression;   Breast Cancer Female;   Hopefulness Intervention:   Behavioral: Mindfulness based Swinging Effect Intervention Sponsor:   University of Barcelona Active, not recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
This study aimed to evaluate the effect of an Internet-based informational video on preoperative anxiety level in patients with colorectal cancer. Methods: This prospective, single-arm, observational study included patients scheduled to undergo elective colorectal cancer surgery, who did not have a history of previous surgery or major cognitive impairment. The primary outcome measure was the change in Amsterdam Preoperative Anxiety and Information Scale - Anxiety (APAIS-A) before and after watching a 5-min informational video (https://youtu.be/VzhtOMPUe4Q) during the preoperative period. Secondary outcome measures were...
Source: Annals of Surgical Treatment and Research - Category: Surgery Tags: Ann Surg Treat Res Source Type: research
AbstractCurcumin is widely consumed in Asia either as turmeric directly or as one of the culinary ingredients in food recipes. The benefits of curcumin in different organ systems have been reported extensively in several neurological diseases and cancer. Curcumin has got its global recognition because of its strong antioxidant, anti ‐inflammatory, anti‐cancer, and antimicrobial activities. Additionally, it is used in diabetes and arthritis as well as in hepatic, renal, and cardiovascular diseases. Recently, there is growing attention on usage of curcumin to prevent or delay the onset of neurodegenerative diseases. This...
Source: BioFactors - Category: Biochemistry Authors: Tags: REVIEW ARTICLE Source Type: research
Conclusion: It was shown that radical prostatectomy causes impairment in the quality of life of men, requiring care from health professionals to minimize the effects of the most common complications. Educational interventions and multi-professional support based on a better understanding of the physical and psychosocial implications are recommended to help improve the quality of life of men after radical prostatectomy.
Source: Acta Paulista de Enfermagem - Category: Nursing Source Type: research
 This podcast strives to accomplish many things: we hope to be entertaining and educational, and we hope to make our listeners think about their own lives — or about the life of someone they know who lives with mental illness. There is, however, an easier way to describe this podcast. It’s an advocacy effort led by two people who are award-winning advocates nationally. In this episode, our hosts each tell three stories about their mental health advocacy work. Two of them are true and one of them is a lie. Is truth stranger than fiction? You decide. Listen Now! SUBSCRIBE &REVIEW “The man lit...
Source: World of Psychology - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Authors: Tags: A Bipolar, A Schizophrenic, and a Podcast Schizophrenia Source Type: blogs
Publication date: September 2019Source: Biomedicine &Pharmacotherapy, Volume 117Author(s): Jiashu Lu, Yaoying Ma, Jingjing Wu, Huaxing Huang, Xiaohua Wang, Zhuo Chen, Jinliang Chen, Haiyan He, Chao HuangAbstractAndrographolide is compound extracted from Andrographis paniculata (A. paniculata), a traditional herb that has been used in ancient China and other parts of eastern Asia to treat an array of disorders, such as cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, diarrhea, upper respiratory tract infection, and laryngitis, for a very long history. The mechanisms of action of andrographolide in disease prevention and/or therapy include...
Source: Biomedicine and Pharmacotherapy - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
AbstractIntroductionSublingual fentanyl tablets (SFTs) have been shown to be a safe and effective option in controlling breakthrough cancer pain (BTcP). However, further examination is required to investigate the use of SFTs among the elderly. The aim of this study was to examine the influence of age in BTcP management with SFTs in the elderly population.MethodsWe performed subgroup analyses of a recently completed trial in two subsets of individuals: patients aged 65 –74 years (low age group) and patients ≥ 75 years (high age group). Pain intensity (PI), onset of pain relief, frequency and...
Source: Drugs in R&D - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Source Type: research
Abstract Andrographolide is compound extracted from Andrographis paniculata (A. paniculata), a traditional herb that has been used in ancient China and other parts of eastern Asia to treat an array of disorders, such as cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, diarrhea, upper respiratory tract infection, and laryngitis, for a very long history. The mechanisms of action of andrographolide in disease prevention and/or therapy include anti-inflammation, anti-oxidative stress, anti-apoptosis, and/or pro-apoptosis. Pharmacodynamic studies have shown that andrographolide can cross the blood brain barrier and distribute into differ...
Source: Biomedicine and pharmacotherapy = Biomedecine and pharmacotherapie - Category: Drugs & Pharmacology Authors: Tags: Biomed Pharmacother Source Type: research
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