The Guardian view on houseplants: balm for troubled times | Editorial

Pandemic stress can be relieved by cultivating greenery, which makes people happier and more relaxedThe essayist…

Many Seniors with Depression Faring Well During Pandemic

A new study finds that one very vulnerable population group appears to be holding its own…

Genetic Study on Bipolar Disorder and Psychosis May Lead to Earlier Diagnosis

A new Danish study identifies genetic risk factors for developing bipolar disorder and psychosis among people…

Pandemic Taking A Toll on Those With Eating Disorders

The COVID-19 pandemic is having a profound, negative impact on nine out of 10 people with…

Depressed, Anxious Young Men May Be at Greater Risk for Mid-Life Heart Attack

Depression or anxiety in young adult males, ages 18 or 19, is linked to a 20…

Study Aims to ID Which Young Adults with Depression May Benefit from Exercise

Aerobic exercise has clearly been shown to help young adults with major depression, and a new…

Germ Aversion Tied to More Preventative Behavior During Pandemic

People with germ and disease aversion are much more likely to engage in COVID-19 preventative behaviors,…

Feeling Panicked Without Phone Tied to Worse OCD, Poor Sleep Quality

A new study finds a link between feelings of panic when a person is away from…

New Brain Scan Study Could Help Find Best Therapy for OCD

New research has found key differences in the brains of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder who respond…

Study Looks at SSRI Efficacy for Adolescent Anxiety

In a new study, University of Cincinnati (UC) researchers investigated the effectiveness of escitalopram (brand name…