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Stress and Anxiety Can Cause Short-Term Memory Loss

Here's what you can do about it.<p>Memory loss can cause us to feel stressed and worried about our health. But, is it that same stress and anxiety that's actually causing the memory loss in the first place?<p>Researchers from Ohio State university have found that long-term stress and anxiety can cause …

Self-harm Awareness Day: Why we need to transform how we see mental illness

<i>Warning: This article deals with the writer’s personal experience of self-harm and some readers may find it triggering</i><p>Google the definition of …

What Happens When You Have Bipolar Disorder and Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder?

Bipolar disorder is characterized by mood swings, with depression being the most common. Premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD) is also characterized …

Research Updates in Psychiatry: Anxiety, Autism, Depression, and Substance Abuse

ANXIETY<p><b>Pet Therapy for College Students</b><p>College can be a time of stress and loneliness for students. A new study shows that pet therapy may help ease …

The UK prepares to fire up the largest floating solar farm the world has ever seen

Soon, the United Kingdom will fire up the world’s largest floating solar farm. Over 23,000 solar panels will be floated on a reservoir about 20 miles …

How to Speak Cat

New research says that feline communication is possible—but not intuitive.<p>Is this cat trying to tell us something? (Photo: Chris Gehlen/CC BY-ND …

Is Porn Good for Us or Bad for Us?

People continue to ask the same questions about porn that they have for decades: is porn good for us or bad for us? Is it immoral or is it …

Psychology