Making friends is often extremely difficult for people with social anxiety disorder, but research suggests you might already have a great friend.
Can chilling out to some soothing music and nature sounds actually make someone less stressed and depressed during pregnancy?
Some women’s vulnerability to anxiety and mood disorders may be explained by their estrogen levels.
Recently researchers conducted the first study to look specifically at panic disorder patients' light sensitivity.
It is well-documented that lead exposure lowers the IQ of children, but now there's evidence that it might cause emotional and behavioral problems, too.
Can migraines lead to suicide? For teens, a study suggests the answer is yes - along with an increased risk of depression and panic disorder.
Studies have shown that even when a teenager has been treated successfully for major depressive disorder, ultimately, depression returns in about half of treated teens.
A study shows that less than half of teenagers with mental health problems receive treatment, and underlines the need for better services for adolescents.
A study has provided the first evidence that omega‑3 fatty acids of the types found in fish oils may reduce anxiety.
To get help for panic disorder, first talk to your doctor about your symptoms.
Do you sometimes have sudden attacks of fear that last for several minutes? If so, you may have a type of anxiety disorder called panic disorder.
Sometimes anxiety can linger or become overwhelming. When it gets in the way of good health and peace of mind, it’s called an anxiety disorder.
By focusing more on the positive than the negative in your teens life you can not only help prevent anxiety as a teenager, but problems during adulthood with anxiety.
We refer to mental disorders using different “umbrella” terms , and beneath these umbrella terms, there is actually a wide range of specific conditions.
Are you afraid of being judged by others or of being embarrassed all the time? Do you feel extremely fearful and unsure around other people most of the time?
Children and teenagers with bipolar disorder suffer from the illness differently than adults do.
Is binge eating a tell-tale sign of suicidal thoughts?
As cell phone use continues to increase, it is worth considering whether use of the device is related to measurable outcomes important for student success, such as academic performance, anxiety and happiness.
Findings suggest mental health providers could target adolescents who are most at risk, providing treatment aimed at early intervention
A study findings suggest a new mechanism for the body's control of fear and anxiety, and point to a new target for the treatment of anxiety disorders.