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Alzheimer's Treatment With Antibodies Shows Promise in Clearing Plaques, Aiding Cognition

ALZHEIMER'S TREATMENT WITH ANTIBODIES SHOWS PROMISE IN CLEARING PLAQUES, AIDING COGNITION

New research suggests a different therapeutic approach may be helpful in reducing the effects of Alzheimer's disease. In the study,...

Genetic Study on Bipolar Disorder and Psychosis May Lead to Earlier Diagnosis

GENETIC STUDY ON BIPOLAR DISORDER AND PSYCHOSIS MAY LEAD TO EARLIER DIAGNOSIS

A new Danish study identifies genetic risk factors for developing bipolar disorder and psychosis among people with depression. Bipolar...

 
 
 
Feeling Panicked Without Phone Tied to Worse OCD, Poor Sleep Quality

FEELING PANICKED WITHOUT PHONE TIED TO WORSE OCD, POOR SLEEP QUALITY

A new study finds a link between feelings of panic when a person is away from their smartphone and increased anxiety and obsessive-compulsive...

Germ Aversion Tied to More Preventative Behavior During Pandemic

GERM AVERSION TIED TO MORE PREVENTATIVE BEHAVIOR DURING PANDEMIC

People with germ and disease aversion are much more likely to engage in COVID-19 preventative behaviors, compared to older adults or...

 
 
 
Study Aims to ID Which Young Adults with Depression May Benefit from Exercise

STUDY AIMS TO ID WHICH YOUNG ADULTS WITH DEPRESSION MAY BENEFIT FROM EXERCISE

Aerobic exercise has clearly been shown to help young adults with major depression, and a new study from Rutgers University researchers...

Depressed, Anxious Young Men May Be at Greater Risk for Mid-Life Heart Attack

DEPRESSED, ANXIOUS YOUNG MEN MAY BE AT GREATER RISK FOR MID-LIFE HEART ATTACK

Depression or anxiety in young adult males, ages 18 or 19, is linked to a 20 percent greater risk of having a heart attack in middle...

 
 
 
Effectiveness of Virtual Communities Hinge on Trust

EFFECTIVENESS OF VIRTUAL COMMUNITIES HINGE ON TRUST

In a new study, researchers based in Italy propose that development of trust among all participants is a key objective metric when...

Kids Notice Racial Differences Long Before Adults Want to Talk About It

KIDS NOTICE RACIAL DIFFERENCES LONG BEFORE ADULTS WANT TO TALK ABOUT IT

A new study reveals that very young children, even infants, are aware of racial differences, but many adults believe children should...

 
 
 
New Brain Scan Study Could Help Find Best Therapy for OCD

NEW BRAIN SCAN STUDY COULD HELP FIND BEST THERAPY FOR OCD

New research has found key differences in the brains of patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder who respond to one form of therapy...

New AI Tool Promises Faster, More Accurate Alzheimer's Diagnosis

NEW AI TOOL PROMISES FASTER, MORE ACCURATE ALZHEIMER'S DIAGNOSIS

Researchers have developed a new artificial intelligence algorithm that can accurately diagnose Alzheimer's by detecting subtle differences...

 
 
 
Older Adults More Vulnerable to Depression in Pandemic But Strong Social Ties Can Help

OLDER ADULTS MORE VULNERABLE TO DEPRESSION IN PANDEMIC BUT STRONG SOCIAL TIES CAN HELP

Older adults have been more vulnerable to depression and loneliness during the COVID-19 pandemic, but having strong relationships can...

Youngest and Oldest Drivers Most Likely to Be in Unsafe Vehicles

YOUNGEST AND OLDEST DRIVERS MOST LIKELY TO BE IN UNSAFE VEHICLES

Teen drivers and drivers 65 years and older - two age groups at high risk of being involved in an automobile accident - are more likely...

 
 
 
Many Pediatric Heart Nurses Struggle With Emotional Exhaustion

MANY PEDIATRIC HEART NURSES STRUGGLE WITH EMOTIONAL EXHAUSTION

A survey of nurses caring for children with heart issues reveals that more than half are emotionally exhausted. The findings, recently...

Boosting Ability to Be Playful May Enhance Satisfaction With Life

BOOSTING ABILITY TO BE PLAYFUL MAY ENHANCE SATISFACTION WITH LIFE

A new study finds that simple exercises can help make people more playful, which helps them feel more satisfied with their lives. The...

 
 
 
How Catastrophizing Pain Can Drive Avoiding Exercise

HOW CATASTROPHIZING PAIN CAN DRIVE AVOIDING EXERCISE

A new study suggests that how people think about their pain can have a major impact on whether they get enough physical activity -...

Discriminatory Housing Practices Tied to Premature Births

DISCRIMINATORY HOUSING PRACTICES TIED TO PREMATURE BIRTHS

A new study suggests that past discriminatory housing practices may play a role in perpetuating the significant disparities in infant...

 
 
 
Many Parents Butt Heads With Grandparents Over Parenting Rules

MANY PARENTS BUTT HEADS WITH GRANDPARENTS OVER PARENTING RULES

A new poll suggests that disagreements over parenting choices and rules can cause significant contention between a child's parents...

Study IDs Parenting Risk Factors Linked to Childhood Sexual Abuse

STUDY IDS PARENTING RISK FACTORS LINKED TO CHILDHOOD SEXUAL ABUSE

Individuals whose parents struggled with substance dependence, intimate partner violence and mental illness are more than 10 times...

 
 
 

STUDY: POLITICAL PARTIES HAVE BECOME MORE EXTREME TO GET VOTES

Political parties in the U.S. have become increasingly polarized in an attempt to get more votes - not because voters themselves are...

Surveys: Resilience Strained As Lockdowns, Fear of Pandemic and Financial Woes Persist

SURVEYS: RESILIENCE STRAINED AS LOCKDOWNS, FEAR OF PANDEMIC AND FINANCIAL WOES PERSIST

The COVID-19 pandemic has severely affected people's daily emotional lives and mental health, increasing their stresses the longer...

 
 
 



After Losing To Dinkins, Giuliani Conceded And Urged Support For New Mayor...

After Losing To Dinkins, Giuliani Conceded And Urged Support For New Mayor In Spirit Of ‘Democracy'

The unfortunate death of David Dinkins has prompted recollections of New York City's first Black mayor's legendary life, including his historic victory against Rudy Giuliani... Read more ...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar...

'Jeopardy!' announces it will resume production Nov. 30 with a familiar interim host

Longtime host Alex Trebek died earlier this month after battling pancreatic cancer for over a year. Read more ...

Michigan formally certified its Electoral College votes for Biden, dealing...

Michigan formally certified its Electoral College votes for Biden, dealing another blow to Trump's attempt to overturn the election results

Summary List Placement Michigan's four-member Board of State Canvassers voted on Monday to formally certify the state's 16 Electoral College votes for President-elect Joe... Read more ...

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

Biden taps ex-Fed chair Yellen to lead treasury, reports say

She would be the first woman to lead the Treasury Department in a line stretching back to Alexander Hamilton in 1789. Read more ...

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Dow climbs 328 points amid reports Janet Yellen will be named Treasury Secretary

Summary List Placement US stocks gained on Monday amid reports that former Fed Chair Janet Yellen would be selected as President-elect Joe Biden's Treasury Secretary. The news... Read more ...

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

Pope Francis backs George Floyd protests, blasts virus skeptics in new book

“Let Us Dream” aims to outline Francis' vision of a more economically and environmentally just post-coronavirus world. But it also offers new personal insights into the pope... Read more ...

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The National Zoo's baby panda has a name, and it means 'little miracle'

The Smithsonian National Zoo's newest little miracle finally has a name, and it's as sweet as he is. Read more ...

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

US tells GM to recall and repair up to 6 million trucks with Takata inflators

Twenty-seven people have been killed worldwide by the exploding inflators including 18 in the U.S. Read more ...

Bucs' playoff prospects take a hit with 27-24 loss to Rams

Bucs' playoff prospects take a hit with 27-24 loss to Rams

TAMPA, Fla. - The Tom Brady-led Tampa Bay Buccaneers are currently the sixth seed in the NFC and remain a good bet to make the playoffs as a wild card. They've struggled to... Read more ...

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

Man leaves $3K tip for a beer as Ohio restaurant closes

“I ran after him and he said no mistake we will see you when you reopen!” Read more ...