Tag: anxiety

Resilience key to boosting mental health

January 28, 2022

The last two years have caused great waves of depression and anxiety, so much so that it has presented unexpected and unique challenges to our mental health. To better prepare ourselves for the years to come it is crucial to develop resilience in order to maintain our mental health and overall well-being. To make a […]

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Anxiety associated with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s

November 30, 2020

A study conducted by researchers at the Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC), US, has found an association between anxiety and an increased rate of progression from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to the much more debilitating Alzheimer’s disease. Feelings of apprehension and fear are oft observed in those suffering from MCI; according to MUSC Professor […]

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People with health anxiety more likely to suffer from heart diseases

November 4, 2016

Those who worry too much about their health have a higher risk of developing heart diseases, according to a new study in Norway. A nationwide cardiovascular research project was conducted in Norway where researchers analyzed data from over 7,000 Norwegians who did not have any heart disease prior to the study. Over the next 12 […]

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