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Thrashing Sleep More Common Among Veterans With PTSD

THRASHING SLEEP MORE COMMON AMONG VETERANS WITH PTSD

Military veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder or concussion are much more likely to develop REM sleep behavior disorder - a...

Air Pollution Tied to Higher Rates of Violent Crime

AIR POLLUTION TIED TO HIGHER RATES OF VIOLENT CRIME

A new series of studies from Colorado State University reveal a strong association between short-term exposure to air pollution and...

 
 
 
Early Prenatal Anemia May Increase Risk of Autism, ADHD

EARLY PRENATAL ANEMIA MAY INCREASE RISK OF AUTISM, ADHD

A new Swedish study suggests anemia early in pregnancy may increase the risk of autism, ADHD and intellectual disability in children....

Performance Anxiety Reduces Pre-Performance Memory

PERFORMANCE ANXIETY REDUCES PRE-PERFORMANCE MEMORY

New research finds that performance anticipation at work or school may hinder your ability to remember what happened before your presentation...

 
 
 
Kids Bullied by Siblings May Have Mental Health Issues in Early 20s

KIDS BULLIED BY SIBLINGS MAY HAVE MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES IN EARLY 20S

UK researchers have discovered that kids bullied at home and at school are more likely to have mental health issues in young adulthood....

Jury Awards Victim $8 Billion in J&J Risperdal Case

JURY AWARDS VICTIM $8 BILLION IN J&J RISPERDAL CASE

A Philadelphia jury awarded a young man, Nicholas Murray, $8 billion in punitive damages after he claimed he was not warned of a significant...

 
 
 
European Study: Changing Roles & Family-Friendly Policies Make For Happier Parents

EUROPEAN STUDY: CHANGING ROLES & FAMILY-FRIENDLY POLICIES MAKE FOR HAPPIER PARENTS

New research from the University of Zurich finds that mothers and fathers today are happier with their lives than parents were 20 or...

Exposure to Violence Tied to Loneliness, Hypervigilance, Health Issues

EXPOSURE TO VIOLENCE TIED TO LONELINESS, HYPERVIGILANCE, HEALTH ISSUES

Exposure to community and police violence can negatively impact a person's physical and psychosocial health, according to new research...

 
 
 
Young Adults' Income Slump May Hike Risk of Middle-Aged Cognitive Issues

YOUNG ADULTS' INCOME SLUMP MAY HIKE RISK OF MIDDLE-AGED COGNITIVE ISSUES

A new study suggests that experiencing an annual income drop of 25 percent or more during young adulthood may increase the risk of...

Antidepressant Use By Those Over 65 In UK Doubled Over 20 Years

ANTIDEPRESSANT USE BY THOSE OVER 65 IN UK DOUBLED OVER 20 YEARS

New research from the United Kingdom finds that antidepressant use among those over 65 more than doubled over two decades. But despite...

 
 
 
Kids Told Lies by Parents Can Face Psychological Challenges as Adults

KIDS TOLD LIES BY PARENTS CAN FACE PSYCHOLOGICAL CHALLENGES AS ADULTS

A new study suggests that children who were told lies by their parents are more likely to lie as adults, as well as face difficulty...

Self-Silencing Women May See Increased Risk of Stroke

SELF-SILENCING WOMEN MAY SEE INCREASED RISK OF STROKE

A new study shows that women who do not speak up for themselves - called self-silencing - have increased carotid plaque buildup, which...

 
 
 
Study: Fathers-to-Be Should Avoid Alcohol for Months Before Conception

STUDY: FATHERS-TO-BE SHOULD AVOID ALCOHOL FOR MONTHS BEFORE CONCEPTION

Both men and women hoping to become parents should avoid drinking alcohol prior to conception to protect their baby against congenital...

Treating Insomnia in Suicidal Patients May Reduce Suicidal Thoughts

TREATING INSOMNIA IN SUICIDAL PATIENTS MAY REDUCE SUICIDAL THOUGHTS

Insomnia is a risk factor for suicide, and specifically treating severe insomnia in suicidal patients may help reduce suicidal thoughts,...

 
 
 
Seafood in Early Pregnancy May Improve Attention in Kids

SEAFOOD IN EARLY PREGNANCY MAY IMPROVE ATTENTION IN KIDS

A new study finds that eating a seafood-rich diet during early pregnancy is associated with better attention outcomes in children. A...

Menopausal Night Sweats Linked to Impaired Cognitive Performance

MENOPAUSAL NIGHT SWEATS LINKED TO IMPAIRED COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE

A new study suggests that women who experience night sweats are more vulnerable to cognitive dysfunction as their sleep duration increases. Previous...

 
 
 
Walking Patterns Differ Between Alzheimer's Disease, Lewy Body Dementia

WALKING PATTERNS DIFFER BETWEEN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE, LEWY BODY DEMENTIA

A new U.K. study reveals distinct walking variations between people with Lewy body dementia and those with Alzheimer's disease. Researchers...

Impostor Syndrome May Be Fairly Common Among College Students

IMPOSTOR SYNDROME MAY BE FAIRLY COMMON AMONG COLLEGE STUDENTS

Impostor syndrome, a condition in which people feel like frauds even when they are capable and well-qualified, may be quite common...

 
 
 
Kids with Asthma and Mental Health Issues Need Close Follow-Up

KIDS WITH ASTHMA AND MENTAL HEALTH ISSUES NEED CLOSE FOLLOW-UP

A new study finds that children with asthma have a higher likelihood of also suffering from anxiety and depression. Moreover, when...

Child Rearing Responsibilities Result in Different Levels of Stress and Happiness Among Parents

CHILD REARING RESPONSIBILITIES RESULT IN DIFFERENT LEVELS OF STRESS AND HAPPINESS AMONG PARENTS

New research has determined that dads are often happier, less stressed and less tired than moms when taking care of kids. Investigators...

 
 
 



Target raised wages. But some workers say their hours were cut, leaving them...

Target raised wages. But some workers say their hours were cut, leaving them struggling

"I got that dollar raise but I'm getting $200 less in my paycheck," said one worker. "I have no idea how I'm going to pay rent or buy food." Read more ...

Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Mark Allen, soldier injured in 2009 search for Bowe Bergdahl, dies

Master Sgt. Mark Allen, a soldier shot in the head a decade ago while searching for Bowe Bergdahl in Afghanistan, died on Saturday. Read more ...

Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled amid concerns it could be contaminated with...

Taco Bell seasoned beef recalled amid concerns it could be contaminated with metal shavings

The affected items were shipped to five distribution centers, and from there, shipped to restaurant locations nationwide. Read more ...

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

Democratic Debate: Biden, Warren, Sanders expected to face scrutiny

The debate marks the first time the Democratic candidates will meet since the House moved forward with an impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. Read more ...

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

Syrian army returns to northeast; President Trump orders new sanctions on Turkey

President Donald Trump says he's issuing new sanctions against Turkey, halting trade negotiations and raising steel tariffs in an effort to pressure the nation to stop its... Read more ...

Former Fort Worth Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Woman In...

Former Fort Worth Officer Charged With Murder In Fatal Shooting Of Woman In Her Home

Aaron Dean fired through the window of Atatiana Jefferson's home and killed her after responding to a call that a neighbor placed about an open front door, authorities say. Read more ...

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

Fort Worth officer who killed a woman in her own home has resigned

The officer who fatally shot Atatiana Koquice Jefferson in her home Saturday morning has resigned, Fort Worth interim police Chief Ed Kraus said Monday. The officer may face... Read more ...

The UK's once star fund manager Neil Woodford was dealt another blow as his...

The UK's once star fund manager Neil Woodford was dealt another blow as his equity fund gets shut down

The fall from grace for Neil Woodford, once the UK's best-known stock pickers, reached a climax on Tuesday after the fund was shuttered. Woodford's fund, which once managed $10... Read more ...

Fortnite is back with 'Chapter 2' and a new map and new features after its...

Fortnite is back with 'Chapter 2' and a new map and new features after its extravagant black hole stunt

Epic Games has announced Fortnite Chapter 2, a major update for the wildly popular multiplayer shooter game. It includes a new map, new functionality, and the ability to... Read more ...

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

White House Distances Itself From Violent Fake Video Targeting Media And Critics

A disturbing video depicting President Trump shooting and , stabbing political opponents and media outlets was played at a conference held by a pro-Trump group at his Miami... Read more ...