Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology — 2,587 headlines found
Dorsey, 62, who is now staying at the Arlington Life Shelter, says he's beginning to turn his life around. He's resumed taking insulin for his diabetes, received counseling to cope with his wife's loss and found a church in Arlington where he feels at ho
Dec 6, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 6, 2013 23:09
Duke Medicine has established a new research program to investigate the relationship between exposure to environmental tobacco smoke during pregnancy and childhood and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) in children.
Dec 5, 2013 Duke University Medical Center
added Dec 5, 2013 13:51
"Compared with mothers whose children did not have ADHD, mothers of children with ADHD were more likely to be younger, single, smoked in pregnancy, had some complications of pregnancy and labor, and were more likely to have given birth slightly earlier,"
Dec 3, 2013 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 3, 2013 19:13
one of the systems that is suppressed in this way is the immune system. It is easy to imagine what on-going, or chronic, stress due to smoking does to your immune system in the long run. This makes it more difficult for your body to fight off disease. Th
Nov 25, 2013 News24 (za)
added Nov 25, 2013 12:40
Presentation Title: Deep repetitive Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (rTMS) of the prefrontal cortex and the insula reduces nicotine addiction
Multiple sessions of high frequency stimulation of the LPFC and insula bilaterally with deep rTMS reduces features of cigarette addiction, especially when the craving circuitry is activated by presentation of smoking cues just prior to the stimulation.
Nov 12, 2013 Abstracts Online
added Nov 18, 2013 14:45
The researchers said they had used transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) to "undo" nicotine addiction in the brain. The findings, presented at the Neuroscience 2013 conference, suggested the technique could help people cut down or quit completely.
Nov 13, 2013 BBC Online
added Nov 16, 2013 02:33
Experts at the Institute of Psychiatry in London are publishing research suggesting that smoking cigarettes may be a contributory cause of schizophrenia (a psychotic disorder). This startling finding includes a just published study, plus research to be pu
Nov 13, 2013 Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 16, 2013 02:31
SAN DIEGO -- Magnetic brain stimulation with a sensory cue was associated with reduced smoking rates and improved quit rates among heavy smokers unaffected by prior therapy, researchers reported here. Nearly half (44%) of the heavy smokers who received
Nov 13, 2013 MedPage Today
added Nov 16, 2013 02:09
To combat reliance on tobacco in mental health populations, experts agree that mental health services and government-sponsored tobacco control programs must work together to improve education and access to smoking cessation programs.
Nov 6, 2013 ScienceDaily
added Nov 8, 2013 21:02
Conclusions: Integrating therapeutic approaches that promote use of and adherence to medications for quitting smoking, and which target stress management and reducing negative affect may enhance smoking cessation among low-income smokers.
Oct 30, 2013 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 5, 2013 23:40