Sara Schmidt

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10 Things To Know When You’re Dating Someone With Depression

You’re dating a person, not their illness<p>Relationships are hard, and they’re even harder when you or your partner’s mood isn’t in check. Though mental illness, especially depression, is scarily common in America, there is still a stigma attached to it. Society’s at a point where we can talk openly …

Getting An Epidural Could Lower Your Risk Of Postpartum Depression

A new study suggests getting an epidural during labor could lower your likelihood of postpartum depression<p>Turns out getting an epidural might be good …

Antidepressants in Pregnancy Tied to Health Risks for Kids

By Andrew M. Seaman<p>(Reuters Health) - Children exposed to a common type of antidepressant in the womb may be at an increased risk of complications …

This Virus Robbed Deadly DNA From Black Widow Spider Venom

A “Frankenphage”<p>WO is a virus that lives in bacteria called <i>Wolbachia</i>, which in turn is found in <i></i>the cells of many insects. Husband-and-wife …

Behavior therapy linked to less stress from insomnia

Insomnia patients who focus on behavioral changes may be less stressed and more functional during the day than counterparts relying on medication, a recent study suggests.<p>Researchers offered 160 adults with chronic insomnia six weeks of treatment with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT); half of …

Experts Suggest New Theory For PTSD Symptoms

<i>Summary: A new study reports context processing problems could help to explain some of the symptoms and neuroimaging findings associated with …

15 Ways to Teach Mindfulness and Patience to Children

A little mindfulness goes a long way, even in adults, but the earlier you can start the habit, the better. Thankfully, this chart is full of ways you …

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