Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology 3,843 headlines found

4 Views

[New York] This Pfizer Stop-Smoking Drug Allegedly Made A Man Fake His Own Death

A lawyer for a Long Island man who faked his own drowning says his client's bizarre behavior could be a reaction to Pfizer's Chantix, the New York Post reported Wednesday.
Business Insider
added Sep 20, 2012 13:10
4 Views

Exploring the relationships between tobacco smoking and schizophrenia in first-degree relatives

Our results support the hypothesis that the relationship between schizophrenia and smoking is largely mediated by common familial factors, which may be genetic.
Psychiatry Research
added Sep 2, 2012 16:23
4 Views

Stress, a 'Type A' Personality May Boost Stroke Risk

Experts suggest the anger and hostility of a hard-driven personality could be to blame . . . Smoking or having smoked in the past also doubled the chances, the investigators found.
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Aug 30, 2012 12:27
4 Views

[Maryland] Clinical characteristics of heavy and non-heavy smokers with schizophrenia

Heavy smoking may be a particular health risk in schizophrenia and significant efforts for smoking cessation or reduction are needed.
Schizophrenia research
added Aug 22, 2012 15:34
4 Views

Brain shrinks, stroke risk rises in smokers

The three most common chemicals are carbon monoxide (car exhaust), tar (makes roads and blackens the lungs), and nicotine (used in bug spray). It is hard to imagine anyone wanting to contaminate their brains with these chemicals and poisons.
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Aug 12, 2012 16:51
4 Views

Childhood trauma linked to adult smoking for girls

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) can stay with us for life. New research published in BioMed Central's open access journal Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy explains how these events can be tied up with adult smoking patterns, especia
EurekAlert
added Jul 13, 2012 20:48
4 Views

Graphic Cig Pack Labels Make Smokers Think, Study Finds

Compared with text-only warnings, adding photos seems to make impression on viewer's memory
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 15, 2012 14:08
3 Views

Monetary Incentives Improve Cessation in Mentally Ill Smokers

“This research indicates the promise of combining cotinine- and breath carbon monoxide-based, abstinence-contingent incentives to assist low-income Medicaid beneficiaries with mental illness in quitting smoking,” the study authors concluded.
Psychiatry Advisor
added Dec 14, 2017 17:01
3 Views

[Asia, Israel] HEALTH MINISTRY TO ACT TO BAR SMOKING ROOMS AND HIRE INSPECTORS

will act to prohibit all smoking rooms in public buildings – except in closed psychiatric wards in general hospitals and psychiatric hospitals...will support legislation to enable lawsuits totaling NIS 40 billion against tobacco companies operating in Isr
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 10, 2017 17:42
3 Views

The ‘Father of Stress’ Was a Tobacco Industry Shill

"the Einstein of medical research." By the 1950s, Selye's work had also drawn the attention of the tobacco industry... "The tobacco industry threw so much money at so many key researchers in the field," Petticrew said. "You just cannot read that literatu
Vice.com
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines