Mother’s loss of loved one during pregnancy affects child’s mental health

Stanford University conducted a study on how a mother’s loss during pregnancy will affect their unborn child. Maternal stress will lead to adverse effect on the infant’s mental health later in life. A paper that was published in the American Economic Review recently reveals the adverse effect death could have on a fetus. The research was […]
  • Crystal Ng
  • April 9, 2018
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Longer commutes are making workers feel lonelier than ever

Commuting sucks and new research proves it. A study conducted by the University of the West of England, “Commuting and Wellbeing,” suggests that long commutes are having a negative impact on workers’ mental health and job satisfaction. The study, which was sponsored by the UK’s Economic and Social Research Council, was conducted between February 2016 […]
  • Kirsten Loose
  • November 2, 2017
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New Blood Test Predicts Suicide RIsk

A study at John Hopkins University (JHU) in Baltimore determined that, in the future, a blood test may be able to determine a person’s likelihood to attempt to commit suicide. Scientists have identified a genetic mutation that could function as a red flag of a person’s vulnerability to the effects of stress and anxiety, which could indicate the risk […]
  • Blaine Martin
  • August 5, 2014
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