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Five ways to cope with PTSD

What are some helpful ways of coping with PTSD symptoms? In this article we take a closer look at emerging strategies and effective techniques.

What you need to know about dyskinesia

We look at dyskinesia, including the main symptoms and treatment options. Learn more about this condition that results in involuntary movements here.

What is akathisia and why does it occur?

Learn about akathisia, a symptom that is sometimes caused by taking certain medications. This article looks at the causes, signs, and treatment options.

What is stimming?

October 17, 2017 by - No Comment

What is stimming?

Stimming is a common symptom of autism. Learn more about it here, including the different types of behavior that can occur, and what can be done to help.

Could micronutrient supplements combat ADHD?

ADHD is difficult to treat. Over recent years, the impact of nutrition has come to the fore. New research investigates the potential use of micronutrients.

How straight millennials feel about ‘bromance’

A series of interviews explores how a sample of young, straight, white, middle-class men experience ‘bromances,’ and how they fare compared with romances.

Want to be a good friend? Close your eyes and listen

New research suggests that the best way to empathize with someone else’s feelings might be to avoid looking at them and focus exclusively on their voice.

Magic mushroom compound may treat severe depression

Psilocybin, a magic mushroom compound, may succeed where other anti-depression treatments have failed; the drug may ‘reset’ the brain, new research shows.

Traumatic experiences may raise women’s heart disease risk

Women who experience at least three traumatic events in a lifetime may have poorer endothelial function, which could raise the likelihood of heart disease.

Women ‘spend more time on housework, childcare than men’

A new study finds that, especially on weekends, men tend to engage in more leisure activities as their partners focus on child rearing and chores.