anxiety

Is anxiety a strong early indicator of Alzheimer's disease?

Posted in Medicine on 16th Jan, 2018
by Alex Muller

The degenerative processes behind Alzheimer's disease have been found to begin 10, or even 20 years before dementia symptoms become evident and the condition is diagnosed.

Virtual reality technology could be a powerful tool in diagnosing social anxiety disorder

Posted in Medicine on 25th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

A team of German researchers is hoping to use virtual reality technology to diagnose social anxiety disorder.

Neuroscience study uncovers how threatening information invades the working memory of anxious people

Posted in Medicine on 10th Sep, 2017
by Alex Muller

The brains of anxious individuals tend to misallocate memory resources to process threat-related information.

New chemical front found in battle against anxiety

Posted in Science on 20th Jan, 2017
by Alex Muller

According to the National Institutes for Mental Health, anxiety disorders affect over 18 percent of the population in the United States alone.

Poor Sleep in Childhood Ups Risk of Later Depression, Anxiety

Posted in Medicine on 24th Jul, 2016
by Alex Muller

It creates more negative emotions and also alters positive emotional experiences.