Mental Health

Natural Remedy to Complement Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment

Apr 26 2017 - 12:09pm
Natural Remedy for PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder is more common than you may think. Researchers have tested a complementary treatment on mice and feel it may be potentially useful for humans.

According to the US Department of Veterans Affairs, about 8% of people in the States will develop post-traumatic stress disorder at some point in their lives.

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British psychologists have hit psychiatry hard: There must be a shift to humane natural mental health care!

Apr 22 2017 - 6:22am
Psychiatric abuse victim

The British Psychological Society has attacked the rival profession of psychiatry with serious questions raised about the biomedical model of mental illness. Clearly humane non-psychiatric natural mental health care should replace psychiatry.

There has been a shocking trend in medical-legal circles to go after victims of psychiatry who blow the whistle on having been tortured by psychiatrists as being unusually psychotic and in need of

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UN blasts excessive medicalizing and torture by psychiatrists: Natural alternatives are the best option for mental health care!

Apr 21 2017 - 12:45am
Psychiatric abuse victim

In a significant move highlighting how tragically criminal in nature psychiatry is UN Rapporteurs have hit psychiatry for
the excessive medicalization of mental health issues and for torture which is inherent in psychiatric practices. Clearly non-psychiatric natural mental health care approaches are the only humane and effective interventions for mental health issues.

There is heavy funding of the propaganda machine of psychiatry which has people worldwide deceived into believing psychiatrists work in the best interests of their mental health.

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HIV patients are helped with positive emotion coaching

Apr 18 2017 - 5:39am
Teaching happiness

Researchers have determined that teaching happiness to men suffering from HIV improves their health.

News that somebody has HIV is frightening. And yet the state of mind of a personal afflicted with HIV appears to have an effect on treatment outcomes.

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Financial literacy can help prevent anxiety about old age

Apr 17 2017 - 6:03am

Researchers in Japan say they have determined an understanding of money decreases concerns about old age.

When it comes to your health and well being the old saying that money is the root of all evil is not true at all.

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The more physical education the better for adolescents

Apr 14 2017 - 6:06am
Playing volleyball

Researchers say that adolescents who have frequent physical education are in better shape and are more informed about the significance of physical activity for health.

Kids in school often initially feel that physical education is a nuisance in their schedule until they begin to feel the health benefits of staying in shape.

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Natural remedies are preferable for nervousness and anxiety

Apr 12 2017 - 4:51am
Relaxing in nature

Nervousness and anxiety are very common in our fast paced world. The drug treatments for these conditions carry with them the risk for serious side effects. Natural remedies for the prevention and treatment of nervousness are therefore preferable.

Nervousness and anxiety are common conditions which can interfere with your daily activities.

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The natural ways to help you treat depression and increase your energy levels

Apr 11 2017 - 10:15pm
natural ways to help you treat depression and increase your energy levels

People in the modern world lead busy lives, and little time is given to crucial things in life, such as appropriate nutrition. So the lack of appropriate nutrition coupled with life stresses are key factors on why so many suffer from depression, fatigue and other mental health issues. But all of that can be reverted by consuming foods that are rich in vitamins and minerals that can help you treat depression, and increase your energy levels.

You don’t need to be wondering if vitamin supplementation does work, because science says it does work.

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Finding time for green space nurtures a healthy brain

Apr 11 2017 - 4:43am
An urban park

Researchers have determined that green spaces help to nurture a healthy brain.

If you feel as if being locked in a concrete city area for too long without any exposure to green is getting you down you probably aren't imagining anything.

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Ashwagandha is known as “Indian ginseng” due to its rejuvenating properties

Apr 9 2017 - 8:07am
Ayurvedic herb

The Indian herb Ashwagandha is a powerful herb which is said to have many restorative benefits by practitioners of Ayurvedic medicine. Ayurvedic medicine is an ancient holistic healing system which was developed thousands of years ago in India.

Due to growing fears of dangerous side effects associated with the psychiatric drugs natural remedies are preferable.

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Here are the 3 herbs that will help you to reduce anxiety levels

Apr 2 2017 - 11:55pm
herbs that help reduce anxiety levels

Anxiety has been linked to nutritional deficiencies and with many neurological disorders such as autism, ADHD and general life stresses. Regardless of the reasons why a person may have anxiety, there are studies that suggest that nutrition and herbal supplementation is an effective method to reduce anxiety levels, without the risk of serious side effects.

Here is what researchers say about the 3 herbs that will help you reduce anxiety levels

Lemon balm (Melissa officinalis)

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A good natural remedy to relax is the sounds of nature

Mar 31 2017 - 2:00pm
Relaxing in nature

Researchers say that it is actually true that the sounds of nature can help us relax.

The modern world brings with it a great deal of tension. The noises alone from traffic, airplanes, helicopters, machines, and elsewhere is enough to create a high degree of anxieties.

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Symptoms and Treatment of Xanax Addiction: Dangers and Risks of Abuse

Mar 29 2017 - 11:36am
Xanax Abuse Symptoms and Treatment

Addiction can happen to anyone. It is not just people who use illicit drugs who become addicted and need treatment. Even people who only take prescription medication as directed by their doctor can become addicted to some medications.

The anti-anxiety drug Xanax is one of those medications.

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Vietnamese researcher says that heat exposure is associated with mental illness

Mar 22 2017 - 10:37pm
A hot sunny day in Vietnam

Researchers in Hanoi, Vietnam say that heat exposure is associated with mental illness.

The causes of what is referred to as mental illness are often not at all very clear.

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Having fun with exergaming benefits health

Mar 19 2017 - 8:37am
Playing Pokemon GO

There has been a lot of concerns over the years that spending too much time playing digital games can be unhealthy. However researchers are now saying that a type of digital gaming called exergaming which combines gaming with execise can decrease sedentary time and enhance social well-being.

With a rise in popularity of digital gaming there have been increasing concerns about too much associated sedentary time leading to an increased incidence of many illnesses including obesity, diabe

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There's now a brain health food guide from Canada

Mar 16 2017 - 8:38am
Brain healthy sardines

Baycrest scientists associated with the University of Toronto have published a Canadian Brain Health Food Guide. The primary mission of this publication is to help adults who are over 50 years old preserve their thinking and memory skills as they grow older.

It is important to treat your brain well to maintain optimal cognitive functioning, particularly as you get older.

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Are You Inherently Racist? New Study Seems to Say Yes

Mar 15 2017 - 12:21pm
perception bias, racism

The world has been moving toward better human rights and equality for all. But there may be a bigger barrier to racial equality than history. It turns out your biology might be inherently racist!

The Journal of Personality and Social Psychology published a new study that revealed you might be inherently racist towar

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Depression can be effectively treated by altering how you think

Mar 14 2017 - 8:15pm

Researchers say you can get rid of depression by thinking differently. Learning to not ruminate as much on thoughts and feelings has positive effects for people suffering from depression.

Depression is a very painful state of being which can undermine your enjoyment of everything in life and which can ultimately lead to suicide.

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Herbs can be used to treat anxiety naturally

Mar 13 2017 - 5:45am

Anxiety is a terribly uncomfortable state of being which can be very costly for your productivity. Tranquilizers to treat anxiety generally cause more harm than good due to side effects. Effective herbal remedies for anxiety are therefore far more desirable than taking pills for this condition.

Anxiety can have devastating effects on your life when it escalates to crippling degrees of severity.

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Yogurt holds promise to help treat depression

Mar 12 2017 - 8:12am
Delicious, nutritious yogurt

Researchers say a probiotic called lactobacillus which is found in yogurt can help to reverse symptoms of depression in mice. They are now planning to investigate if lactobacillus can help treat depression in people.

Depression is a horribly painful state of being which can be very costly for your life and which can even lead to suicide.

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This Week Is National Eating Disorder Awareness Week: Do You Know if Your Loved Ones Are Suffering?

Feb 27 2017 - 3:55am
binge eating, anorexia, bulimia

This year, from February 26 to March 4, it's National Eating Disorder Awareness Week.

This year's National Eating Disorder Awareness Week's theme is talking about your disorder.

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Keeping sugar levels down may help prevent Alzheimer’s

Feb 26 2017 - 8:08am

Researchers say they have determined there is a "tipping point" which is linked to Alzheimer’s disease.

Alzheimer's is a tragic kind of dementia which is associated with difficulties with memory, thinking and behavior.

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Imagery training may be the key to happiness

Feb 25 2017 - 8:16am

Researchers say you can teach yourself to be happy with imagery training.

There is a lot of unhappiness in the world. Many people are searching for ways to achieve natural happiness without the use of drugs with their potential dangerous side effects.

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A placebo may be the key to treatment of insomnia

Feb 22 2017 - 1:15am
Young woman suffering from insomnia

Researchers say that a simple placebo may serve as successful treatment for insomnia.

Insomnia is a very upsetting problem which can lead to problems functioning well during the day. It seems that a simple placebo often works well to cure this problem.

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Eating fish high in omega-3 fatty acids benefits brain health

Feb 19 2017 - 3:10am
Delicious, nutritous salmon

There is an association between eating fish that is high in omega-3 fatty acids and better cognition.

It is not a myth that eating fish that is high in omega-3 fatty acids is good for the health of your brains.

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Survey shows who is stressed from politics and why

Feb 18 2017 - 12:11pm
Election and politics boost stress for Americans, poll shows

Results of two surveys conducted by the American Psychological Association find Americans are more stressed than ever. This is a first time stress has increased in since 2007 that psychologists say can take a genuine toll on health. The APA surveys show who is stressed and why it is happening.

According to the report stress levels in American were on an even course until the spring of 2016 when people started reporting increased anxiety about the 2016 presidential election.

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Walking benefits patients with advanced cancer

Feb 18 2017 - 9:44am
Walking and cancer treatment

Researchers have found that the quality of life in patients suffering from advanced cancer is improved with walking.

Advanced cancer can be a very painful and debilitating condition. It appears walking can improve the quality of life in these patients.

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How meditation can help treat the stress of being single

Feb 14 2017 - 8:26am

Research has shown married people have decreased levels of stress hormone. Meditation has been found to help lower stress and so single people could benefit from meditation.

It appears that an advantage to married life could potentially be better health due to less stress.

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