Headlines Tagged with Mental Health/Neurology — 3,909 headlines found
New study finds increased communication between two parts of the brain indicates better chances of a smoker successfully quitting the habit.
May 14, 2015 UPI
added May 14, 2015 10:10
The study included 85 smokers who underwent MRI scans of their brains one month before they tried to stop smoking. All of the participants stopped smoking and were followed for 10 weeks. During that time, 41 of them started smoking again. The researcher
May 13, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 13, 2015 14:22
Secondhand tobacco smoke exposure was significantly associated with motor impairment in a study of children living in the Appalachian region of Ohio and West Virginia, according to new research from the University of Cincinnati (UC).
May 12, 2015 University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
added May 13, 2015 11:40
Some 22% of children reported losing sleep during their SATs, but the figure rose to 59% among children who admitted skipping breakfast. Child psychologist Dr Claire Halsey said: "It's troubling that children are expressing so many worries about their ex
May 11, 2015 BBC Online
added May 11, 2015 10:39
A poll of more than 1,000 youngsters who took Key Stage Two SATs last year found eight had smoked before the tests, while 37 ate chocolate and 30 used high-sugar and caffeine drinks. The survey also revealed some 55% of youngsters feared getting bad res
May 11, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added May 11, 2015 10:38
Children as young as 10 are smoking cigarettes, gorging on junk food and drinking energy drinks to prepare for their exams, new research has found. A poll of more than 1,000 youngsters who took Key Stage Two SATs last year found eight had smoked before t
May 11, 2015 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added May 11, 2015 10:36
Varenicline successfully promoted durable smoking cessation without exacerbating depression or anxiety in a randomized, phase IV, industry -funded study of patients with stably treated major depressive disorder.
May 10, 2015 Philippine Star (ph)
added May 10, 2015 16:02
Smoking cessation integrated with treatment for PTSD was cost-effective, within a broad confidence region, but less cost-effective than most other smoking cessation programs reported in the literature.
May 4, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 10, 2015 12:06
One new study out of the University of Granada in Spain finds that motivational interviewing — a psychological technique that serves as direct intervention — made a difference in helping smokers see their habit as negative and disagreeable, and ultimately
May 7, 2015 Medical Daily
added May 9, 2015 14:15
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
May 9, 2015 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added May 9, 2015 13:17