Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology — 3,797 headlines found
A new Northwestern Medicine study has found that smokers are three times more likely than nonsmokers to develop chronic back pain, and dropping the habit may cut your chances of developing this often debilitating condition.
Nov 6, 2014 REDORBIT (formerly RedNova.com)
added Nov 6, 2014 17:40
We conclude that smoking increases risk of transitioning to CBP, an effect mediated by corticostriatal circuitry involved in addictive behavior and motivated learning.
Nov 5, 2014 Human Brain Mapping
added Nov 5, 2014 09:37
[China] Smokers’ sensory beliefs mediate the relation between smoking a ‘light/low tar’ cigarette and perceptions of harm [FREE FULL TEXT]
results demonstrate the importance of implementing tobacco control policies that address the impact that cigarette design and marketing can have in capitalising on the smoker's natural associations between smoother sensations and lowered perceptions of ha
Nov 4, 2014 Tobacco Control
added Nov 5, 2014 10:11
Quitting smoking can lower the risk of developing chronic pain / Study looked at the connection between two areas of the brain / These were areas responsible for motivated learning and addiction / The areas 'talk' to each other and the connection is stro
Nov 4, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2014 09:35
Researchers at Northwestern Medicine found that smokers are three times more likely than nonsmokers to develop chronic back pain. The good news is that quitting tobacco can reduce the risk of developing chronic pain. Researchers have for the first time l
Nov 3, 2014 Counsel & Heal
added Nov 4, 2014 15:18
We know it can contribute to lung cancer, mouth and throat cancer, heart disease, breast cancer and a host of other afflictions too numerous to mention. I had no idea dementia was one of them. The World Health Organization (WHO) published a report recen
Nov 3, 2014 The Spectrum (St. George, UT)
added Nov 3, 2014 17:14
The rate of smoking among people in Adelaide's northern suburbs who suffer from a psychotic illness is much greater than the national average and is contributing to other major health problems, according to new research from the University of Adelaide.
Oct 30, 2014 Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Nov 2, 2014 10:09
It found that a fifth of young people start smoking and drinking due to dissatisfaction with the place they live, despite and overall downward trend for these behaviours in the UK and the US. The study revealed young people said they felt unhappy with th
Oct 30, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 31, 2014 19:55
Mendralla said her facility’s Harm Reduction Approach “aims to get patients to the point of contemplating, ‘Yeah…I think I can quit.’” They focus on reducing how much patients smoke through a variety of tactics, including:
Oct 26, 2014 HCPLive.com (Healthcare Professionals Network)
added Oct 26, 2014 19:52
A Chinese study on how tobacco use damages the brain has also stumbled upon evidence heavy smoking can boost concentration and imagination - something scientists say could shed light on why many writers are attracted to lighting up.
Oct 26, 2014 South China Morning Post
added Oct 25, 2014 22:07