The 2020 Election Is Already Stressing People Out, Data Shows

A new report found that political discord and mass shootings are both significant sources of anxiety for most Americans.
Source: Healthy Living - The Huffington Post - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Related Links:

Conclusion. Anxiety and mood are potentially modifiable risk factors that have the greatest impact on pre- and postoperative pain. These results can be used to identify higher-risk patients and develop preoperative therapeutic protocols to improve postoperative outcomes. Level of Evidence: 3
Source: Spine - Category: Orthopaedics Tags: DEFORMITY Source Type: research
This article first discusses the general requirements for conducting board certification examinations as laid down in the specialty training regulations of the German State Chambers of Physicians. Concrete suggestions are made for training assistants concerning selection of the specialist literature to be processed and allocation of the time in which the material to be covered can be learned. Aspiring medical specialists are provided with suggestions regarding their surroundings and a favorable atmosphere in the final hours before the examination. Furthermore, desirable but also undesirable behaviors of the examinee during...
Source: HNO - Category: ENT & OMF Tags: HNO Source Type: research
This article describes the prevalence, identification, and treatment of common comorbid psychological disorders.
Source: Heart Failure Clinics - Category: Cardiology Authors: Source Type: research
Authors: Fan X, Sun X, Wang L, Chen Y, Wang L PMID: 31715470 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
This study examined mental health perceptions held by Chinese immigrant parents of youth. METHODS: Eighteen parents (13 female, 5 male), who identified as having children between the ages of 13 and 21 years, participated in audio-recorded interviews using five vignettes depicting depression with and without a somatic emphasis, schizophrenia with paranoid features, attenuated psychosis syndrome, and social anxiety in youth. Questions about potential causes, likely diagnosis, and health-seeking behaviors in relation to these vignettes were asked. Interviews were analyzed for themes using a deductive-inductive hybrid appr...
Source: Asian Journal of Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Asian J Psychiatr Source Type: research
Conclusions: There is a need for preventive strategies addressing anxiety disorder, psychological distress and illicit drug use among women of childbearing age as well as initiatives to increase access to mental health treatment among pregnant women. PMID: 31718367 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Category: OBGYN Tags: J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol Source Type: research
One of the biggest growth areas in e-mental health resources has been the development and use of mobile mental health apps for smartphones and tablet devices. Such apps are being downloaded at increasing rates, but there have been questions about their efficacy and the research methodologies used to examine this. A review of the major app marketplaces, the Apple App Store and Google Play store, was conducted to locate apps claiming to offer a therapeutic treatment for depression and/or anxiety, and have research evidence for their effectiveness, according to their app store descriptions. App store descriptions were also an...
Source: Frontiers in Psychiatry - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
BACKGROUND: Pediatric medical conditions have the potential to result in challenging psychological symptoms (eg, anxiety, depression, and posttraumatic stress symptoms [PTSS]) and impaired health-related quality of life in youth. Thus, effective and access...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news
Overall, higher levels of mindfulness were associated with less pain, fatigue, anxiety, depression and sleep disturbance, according to the study published Nov. 8 in the journal Psycho-Oncology.
Source: WebMD Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
RESUMEN El art ículo describe y analiza algunos procesos por los que la ansiedad y la vida cotidiana son transformadas en blancos farmacológicos por los profesionales de salud pública en Uruguay. Durante 2013 y 2014 se realizaron entrevistas en profundidad a 10 informantes calificados, 35 profesionales de salud pública (Médicos generales y de familia, psiquiatras, psicólogos), dos grupos de discusión (uno con médicos generales, de familia; otro con psicólogas) y un relevamiento de literatura nacional sobre el tema. Se identificó el cruce de dos concepcio...
Source: Psicologia e Sociedade - Category: Psychiatry & Psychology Source Type: research
More News: Anxiety | Health | Politics