Charles Sophy

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    Charles Sophy answered:
    Geriatric depression is not a normal part of aging. Geriatric depression is the prolonged occurrence of depression in the elderly. Read More
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    Charles Sophy answered:
    • First, you must have an established trusting relationship with the teens so that you can be there for them.
    • If necessary, refer and encourage the teens to obtain support from a counselor, a psychologist, a child life specialist, or a pastor. However, be careful not to push too hard.
    • Debrief
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    FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who often remember their dreams have high levels of activity in certain areas of the brain, a new study says.

    Researchers led by Perrine Ruby, of the Lyon Neuroscience Research Center in France, conducted brain sc...Full Article

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    FRIDAY, Feb. 21, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The tools of war have changed. With the increased use of powerful explosive devices, men and women patrolling on foot in bomb-laced areas of combat are increasingly suffering traumatic injuries to the groin and genitals, experts say.

    Those injurie...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, Feb. 20, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study sheds light on why Fido understands when you firmly tell him to sit or give him other commands.

    Researchers discovered that, just like people, dogs' brains have a dedicated voice area and an area that's sensitive to emotional cues in...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19 (HealthDay News) -- German researchers have confirmed what many people have suspected all along -- that stress can lead to headaches.

    Their study found that people who reported headaches had more stress compared to those who never reported headaches.

    Increasing ...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 19, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- An anti-epilepsy drug might help problem drinkers reduce their alcohol consumption, according to new research.

    The study of the drug topiramate (Topamax) included 138 heavy drinkers who were divided into two groups. A...Full Article

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    TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The antidepressant Celexa shows promise in easing the agitation people with Alzheimer's disease often suffer, and may offer a safer alternative to antipsychotic drugs, a new study finds.

    "Agitation is one of the worst symptoms for patients and th...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Psychology:

    TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- More Americans are choosing their doctor the same way they settle on a car or TV: with the help of online ratings, a new study suggests.

    Websites such as Healthgrades.com and RateMDs.com offer people a way to look up local doctors and see patien...Full Article

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    TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Asian elephants use touch and sound to console other elephants in distress, according to a new study.

    It's the first study to confirm that elephants comfort one another in difficult times, the researchers said. Along with humans, this type of beh...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Women suffering from hot flashes might get some relief through an injection of an anesthetic near a nerve bundle in the neck, a small new study finds.

    This technique, called a stellate ganglion block, is a common treatment for pain and might be an...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who live in rich neighborhoods are more likely to be materialistic, compulsive spenders and poor savers than those in less wealthy areas, a new study shows.

    This is especially true for young people who live in cities and are relatively poor...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- High levels of stress hormones might cause financial professionals to behave in ways that contribute to market crashes, a small, new study suggests.

    Specifically, elevated amounts of the stress hormone cortisol may cause traders to avoid risk and ...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Feb. 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- So, when you're in between menstrual periods, that shy, sensitive guy may make your heart flutter, but the burly man with the deep voice looks inexplicably irresistible when you're ovulating.

    There's a biological reason for that, new research sug...Full Article

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    FRIDAY, Feb. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Want to boost your emotional connection with your romantic partner this Valentine's Day? Try having a deeply personal conversation with another couple.

    That's the conclusion of a new study that aims to figure out why friendships between couples se...Full Article