Depression Can be Screened by Waiting Room Depression Test The latest research shows that depression and anxiety screening tests can be sent to doctors after the patients fill out questionnaires in the waiting room. Such a standard procedure is available now in many hospitals.
Mar 4 2014, 9:45am CST
The Good And Bad News About Your Sleep Debt This is the first in a two-part series about the science of sleep. Sleep, science tells us, is a lot like a bank account with a minimum balance penalty. You can short the account a few days a month as long as you...
Feb 22 2014, 11:56pm CST
Video Game Reduces Stress Hormone by 17% Researchers at McGill University have designed a video game that they have proven to cut levels of the stress hormone cortisol by 17% in those who play the game. The game is called the Matrix and is intended to help...
Oct 24 2007, 7:51am CDT
USB Stress Panic Button If you have a stressful job, you need to find an outlet. Punching out your boss for real might sound like a good way to reduce your stress, but it would surely end your gainful employment.Brando has a new USB powered...
Jun 22 2007, 2:27pm CDT
HeartMath emWave Stress Reducer I saw something on the Discovery Channel once that was so ridiculous I just had to keep watching. These people were wandering through the desert looking for these hot spots of psychic energy. I recall there were lots of...
May 22 2007, 8:29am CDT
Virtual Reality Therapy for Arachnophobia Betterhuman.com has an interesting article on the advances in using Virtual Reality in treating Arachnophobia - the fear of spiders.
Treating phobias requires eliciting anxiety through exposure to a fear-inducing...
Nov 3 2003, 11:02pm EST
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