Title: A Sense of Purpose May Benefit Your Brain
Category: Health News
Created: 3/19/2015 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/20/2015 12:00:00 AM
Pulling hair, biting nails, picking skin are not simply 'nervous' habits, a new study finds, suggesting they are instead associated with perfectionism, frustration and boredom.
Depression affects about 350 million people worldwide and is the leading cause of disability. Mindfulness training is a promising approach to decreasing depressive symptoms.
As more women veterans seek health care in the Veterans Administration (VA) system, effective approaches are needed to ensure that their unique needs are recognized and met.