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Mental Health

Relaxation techniques can, paradoxically, provoke anxiety in some people, and a new study suggests that this is because relaxation interrupts worry...

Mental Health

Neurotransmitters are chemical messengers in the nervous system. They influence mood, muscle movement, heart rate, and many other functions. Learn ...

Mental Health

The role of nutrition in depression is an area of increasing research. A recent study tries a 3-week nutritional intervention and reports some succ...

Mental Health

Many people use alcohol to reduce anxiety, but it can end up making anxiety worse in the long term. Learn about the link between alcohol and anxiet...

Mental Health

Existing medications do not address the negative symptoms of schizophrenia. A recent study attempted to track down the source of these symptoms.

Mental Health

Taking too much Xanax can cause mild to serious side effects, and taking other drugs along with Xanax can increase the risk of overdose. Learn abo...

Mental Health

Xanax is a benzodiazepine, a class of drug that treats anxiety and panic disorders. It usually takes less than an hour to kick in and has a calming...

Bipolar

Lithium is a drug that can prevent and treat manic episodes in people with bipolar disorder. Learn about the long term and short term side effects ...

Mental Health

Xanax is a benzodiazepine that treats anxiety and panic disorders. This article looks at how long its effects last, when the drug expires, what wit...

Mental Health

Emotional freedom technique (EFT) is a method to reduce anxiety, stress, PTSD, and depression. It involves tapping specific points on the face and ...

Mental Health

While some chemical imbalances can be a factor in certain symptoms of mental health conditions, they do not tell the whole story. Learn more about ...

Stress & Anxiety

Feeling unable to control worry, fear, anxiety, or other negative emotions is something that many people experience. In this article, learn how to ...