Many Seniors with Depression Faring Well During Pandemic

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

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…

Effectiveness of Virtual Communities Hinge on Trust

In a new study, researchers based in Italy propose that development of trust among all participants…

Boosting Ability to Be Playful May Enhance Satisfaction With Life

A new study finds that simple exercises can help make people more playful, which helps them…

Discriminatory Housing Practices Tied to Premature Births

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

Study: Political Parties Have Become More Extreme to Get Votes

Political parties in the U.S. have become increasingly polarized in an attempt to get more votes…

Why Obeying Orders Can Make Us Do Awful Things

In a new study, researchers from the Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience analyzed brain activity while participants…

Surveys: Resilience Strained As Lockdowns, Fear of Pandemic and Financial Woes Persist

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected people’s daily emotional lives and mental health, increasing their stresses…

Desire to Be Part of a Group Can Drive Discrimination

A desire to be part of a group such as a political party is what makes…

Social Connections Help Protect from Depression

A new study assessing over 100 modifiable factors associated with depression suggests that social connections are…