Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology — 3,833 headlines found
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
Our data suggest that nicotine abstinence appears to disrupt attentional bias towards emotional facial stimuli. These data provide support for nicotine’s modulation of attentional bias as a central mechanism for maintaining affect regulation in cigarette
Oct 21, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 1, 2014 22:31
suggests that gender differences in craving vs. affective responding to stress cues may, in part, be explained variation by menstrual cycle phase. Study limitations and implications of the findings for future research and treatment are briefly discussed.
Oct 16, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Nov 1, 2014 22:26
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
Beliefs that smoking alleviates negative affect may reflect a gender-specific etiological process disproportionately prominent in women. Enhancing ability to cope with negative affect without smoking or challenge negative reinforcement expectancies may be
Oct 25, 2014 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Oct 25, 2014 21:15
The study showed smokers were more likely to have anxiety after a heart attack than former smokers and those who never smoked. But there was no link between smoking and increased risk of depression after a heart attack, the researchers said.
Oct 22, 2014 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Oct 23, 2014 14:09