Latest News

Boosting self-esteem prevents health problems for seniors

The importance of boosting self-esteem is normally associated with the trials and tribulations of adolescence. But new research shows that it's even more important for older adults to maintain and improve upon those confidence levels as they enter their twilight years. "Improving self-esteem provides real health benefits in seniors," says the lead author. "The ultimate solution may be to prevent self esteem from declining."
View full story

Post your comment.

Name:
Email:
Rating:
Comment:
Verification
 

  • Brief depression questionnaires could lead to unnecessary antidepressant prescriptions

  • Bariatric surgery not a magic wand to curb depression

  • Coping techniques help patients with COPD improve mentally, physically

  • How physical exercise protects the brain from stress-induced depression

  • Treatment for complicated grief in older individuals examined in study

  • Job loss fears may boost first-time asthma risk

  • Walking off depression and beating stress outdoors? Nature group walks linked to improved mental health

  • Hold on, tiger mom: Punitive parenting may lead to mental health risks

  • Benefits of wellness program for people with multiple sclerosis demonstrated in pilot study

  • Brief intervention may prevent increased risk of depression in teens

  •