New report shows meditation could trigger depression and anxiety

DailyMail.co.uk Meditation has long been said to do wonders for the brain and stress relief, new reports have challenged this idea and suggest that the practice could, in some cases, actually be causing harm. Clinical cognitive and behavioural psychologist and… Continue Reading

Feds Studying How to Use Twitter For ‘Depression Surveillance’

Washington Free Beacon The federal government is studying how to use Twitter for surveillance on depressed people. The University of California, San Diego (UCSD) began a study financed by the National Institutes of Health last month that will provide “population… Continue Reading

Study: Facebook Use Predicts Decline In Happiness

CBS A new study shows that Facebook may help people feel connected, but it doesn’t make them any happier. In fact, according to the research, which was conducted by the University of Michigan, Facebook use actually predicts a decline in… Continue Reading

Magic mushrooms may aid cancer patients, study shows

David Gutierrez NaturalNews.com (NaturalNews) A growing body of research indicates that the active chemical in “magic mushrooms” may help significantly ease the psychological and spiritual distress commonly experienced by cancer patients, according to a book excerpt published in Psychological Aspects… Continue Reading