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January 4, 2019


The Power Of Cute

I've heard that owning a dog or cat can be a good way to deal with stress and ward off depression. Is that true?

October 4, 2018


Can Meditation Lessen The Impact Of Loneliness?

It's no surprise that being lonely can lead to depression and other health problems. But what else do researchers know?

May 2, 2018


Depressed Time, Non-Depressed Time

A recent study found people with mild symptoms of depression perceived time more accurately than their non-depressed peers.

March 7, 2018


A Betta Splendens (also known as a "Siamese Fighting Fish")

Can Fish Be Depressed?

Scientists are studying the intelligence and emotional lives of freshwater fish.

October 25, 2017


Being too tuned in to other people's feelings could make you feel responsible for their emotions.

Emotional Intelligence Can Be A Negative

One study showed that people with higher levels of emotional intelligence experience more stress.

August 24, 2017


A recent study showed that even non-vigorous exercise like bike riding could lessen some symptoms of depression.

Riding A Bike For Better Mental Health

Scientists are studying how exercise can alleviate symptoms of depression.

April 12, 2017


Three decades of research have demonstrated that loneliness, or social isolation, has cognitive as well as emotional effects.


Experiencing loneliness can have a profound impact on your health.

December 25, 2015



Questioning Depression

Socratic questioning may be a useful tool to combat depression.

October 17, 2014



Iron Loading

You could be overdosing on iron without even knowing it, which can cause lethal damage to your heart and liver.

September 24, 2014


Kids who are bullied are more likely to experience life-long mental health issues such as depression, anxiety and suicidal thoughts. They also suffer from poorer health, cognitive function, and social well-being.

Long-term Effects of Bullying

The experience of childhood bullying can cause life-long torment.

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