Death due to cancer increases by over two folds in men with GAD

Death due to cancer increases by over two folds in men with GAD

Anxiety is common and while casual anxiety can occur to anybody, anxiety disorder is a severe mental condition that needs medical intervention to be cured. Anxiety is caused due to increased stress that has steadily become an inevitable factor of today’s fast-paced life. The chronic persistence of stress is one of the primary reason for the development of anxiety disorder. Read more

Tips to conquer stress during Christmas Holidays

Tips to conquer stress during Christmas Holidays

“I think holidays create so much pressure because people feel they should be having a good time,” said Craig Ferguson, a Scottish-American comedian, television host, actor and writer. In fact, holidays breed unrealistic expectations, in the form of various family and social obligations, the burden of family tradition, etc., which can trigger serious problems. But for many, holidays are a time to relax and have fun, laugh and be merry. Especially Christmas holidays, when everyone just wants to indulge in food and drinks, meet with family and friends and let their hair down by shopping etc. Read more

Girls with ADHD at higher risk of other mental disorders, says study

Girls with ADHD at higher risk of other mental disorders, says study

Girls and women are often associated with an increased risk of developing mental health disorders. Societal conditions, family obligations and in some cases, domestic violence may make them more susceptible to mental health disorders. A recent study has revealed that girls living with neurological disorders have a higher risk of developing behavioral problems and mental health conditions such as anxiety. Read more

Miscarriage may lead to PTSD

Miscarriage may lead to PTSD

It is quite natural for a person to experience intrusive memories soon after undergoing a shocking, scary or dangerous event in their life. But, most of the people recuperate from the initial symptoms of stress and fear over a period of time. However, there are some people who continue to feel stressed or frightened even when they are not in danger. Such people are clinically diagnosed to have post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Read more