Category «Anxiety»

Health Risk Assessments Shed Light on Early Predictors of Depression

NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., April 4, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — A new research study supported by Johnson & Johnson Health and Wellness Solutions suggests that health risk assessments (HRAs) can help predict depression in segments of the population who may not be routinely screened in traditional healthcare settings. HRAs are often used by employers and health plans …

RECOGNIZING ANXIETY: SYMPTOMS, SIGNS, AND RISK FACTORS

Everyone has anxiety from time to time, but chronic anxiety can negatively impact your quality of life. It is a mental health disorder that can also have serious consequences for your physical health. Panic Attacks Generalized Ill Health Central Nervous System Function Respiratory Response Excretory and Digestive System Upset Behavioral Changes Flight or Fight Response …

Marijuana Chemical Could Help Fight Anxiety

 A compound in marijuana called cannabidiol could help treat people who have anxiety disorders, a new review of previous research suggests. Cannabidiol could be used in addition to talk therapy to treat anxiety disorders such as phobias and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the review concluded. However, most of the studies examining whether the compound works …