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…

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…

Kids Notice Racial Differences Long Before Adults Want to Talk About It

A new study reveals that very young children, even infants, are aware of racial differences, but many…

Youngest and Oldest Drivers Most Likely to Be in Unsafe Vehicles

Teen drivers and drivers 65 years and older — two age groups at high risk of…

Your In-Laws’ Drinking History Could Lead to Your Own Drinking Issues

A new study reveals a surprising family connection to alcohol use disorder (AUD): the drinking habits…

Many Parents Butt Heads With Grandparents Over Parenting Rules

A new poll suggests that disagreements over parenting choices and rules can cause significant contention between…

Discriminatory Housing Practices Tied to Premature Births

A new study suggests that past discriminatory housing practices may play a role in perpetuating the…

Study IDs Parenting Risk Factors Linked to Childhood Sexual Abuse

Individuals whose parents struggled with substance dependence, intimate partner violence and mental illness are more than…

Study Looks at SSRI Efficacy for Adolescent Anxiety

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

Childhood Adversity Can Multiply Risk of Early Death

Childhood lays the foundation for health in adulthood and is central to physical and cognitive development.…