Nearly three million dogs in the United States are on anti-anxiety medication, according to a national pet owners survey from the American Pet Products Association.
These days, kids are more stressed than ever before. What’s causing this surge in anxiety? And what can parents do to help their little ones? An expert explains.
WASHINGTON — Children inherit the brain function that underlies anxiety and depression, according to new research at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The research, on rhesus monkeys, showed young monkeys, like humans, have what is called…
WASHINGTON — Stress, anxiety or depression: None of these may be a good reason for missing a day’s work without ticking off the boss. Mental health treatment providers are concerned that nearly 70 percent of…
Playing a smartphone game for 25 minutes can greatly reduce a person\’s anxiety, according to research published in a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.
Not only is stress a contagious natural defense mechanism — researchers say it can present long-term health risks.
Just like their parents, kids are feeling the effects of the government shutdown.
If you\’re planning on bringing your pup to Fourth of July festivities, think twice about events with fireworks. Local veterinarian Katy Nelson says exposing pets to frightening fireworks displays isn\’t fair to Fido.