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The most dangerous place for women is the homeOpen in a New Window

United Nations study shows women are far more likely to die at the hands of someone they know.


Autism prevalence now 1 in 40 US kidsOpen in a New Window

The new study relies on parental reporting which may be a limitation despite the broad scope of the research.


Sexual harassment and iPhone's AirDropOpen in a New Window

Without the proper settings, iPhone users can receive inappropriate messages from strangers.


Young English women are struggling with mental healthOpen in a New Window

Anxiety and depression are two of the most common mental illnesses.


Experts say mental health debate on guns is flawedOpen in a New Window

Health experts believe that blaming the violence on the mentally ill can be unfair and inaccurate.


Meditation helps vets with post-traumatic stress disorderOpen in a New Window

Meditation worked like traditional therapy for military veterans with PTSD in a small experiment.


Construction worker suicide rates are highest in the USOpen in a New Window

Males working in construction have the highest suicide rates in the country.


Concussions tied to doubled risk of suicideOpen in a New Window

Survivors of traumatic brain injuries may be more than twice as likely to die by suicide.


The great overlooked story of depressionOpen in a New Window

Depression doesn't have to be a lifetime psychological prison sentence, new research shows.


Hugs might help avoid bad moods after disagreementsOpen in a New Window

People who get hugs are less likely to experience a bad mood after a disagreement than those who don’t.


Can meditation help kids with autism better cope with sensory overload?Open in a New Window

For many kids on the spectrum, gaining control over the relationship between their mind and their body is a major challenge.


Dark roast coffee might reduce risk of Alzheimer's, Parkinson'sOpen in a New Window

New research suggests that coffee can protect your brain — and the roast matters.


How to fight workplace incivility over politics after the midterm electionsOpen in a New Window

Incivility hurts work relationships, morale, employee retention and business productivity.


Why you shouldn’t buy everything on your kids’ holiday wish listsOpen in a New Window

Giving your kids everything that they ask for can have detrimental effects on them financially and emotionally.


New study links air pollution to a higher risk of autismOpen in a New Window

Chinese research shows a link between long-term exposure to air pollution to an increased risk of children developing autism.


Pediatricians strengthen stance against spanking kidsOpen in a New Window

The American Academy of Pediatricians recommends that adults caring for children use "healthy forms of discipline".


More kids are showing up in ERs with mental health crisesOpen in a New Window

Researchers say their findings are startling and are seeing the same pattern across the country.