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#Anxiety

# anxiety - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Looking after your stress levels: How to feel more in control of your worries
# Opinion
# Opinion

Looking after your stress levels: How to feel more in control of your worries

Apr 28th 2015, 8:00 AM 83 Views 15 Comments

Relationship, work and financial stress – they get us all down sometimes. But there are ways to deal with them.

# anxiety - Monday 20 April, 2015

Anxiety is the big issue for Ireland's young people
# Early Intervention
# Early Intervention

Anxiety is the big issue for Ireland's young people

Apr 20th 2015, 10:12 AM 14,507 Views 23 Comments

The new research shows more males are seeking help than before.

# anxiety - Thursday 19 March, 2015

The 9 at 9: Thursday
# 9 At 9
# 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Mar 19th 2015, 8:57 AM 12,740 Views 0 Comments

Everything you need to know as you start your morning.

# anxiety - Friday 6 March, 2015

Mammy’s Little Helper: How should we deal with anxiety disorders?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Mammy’s Little Helper: How should we deal with anxiety disorders?

Mar 6th 2015, 2:15 PM 1,097 Views 40 Comments

Benzodiazepine use in Ireland is increasing, especially among women. But the perception of the drug as ‘mother’s little helper’ is an antiquated one.

# anxiety - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

'Once, I could see no way out of depression. But now I'm going to fight for my life'
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

'Once, I could see no way out of depression. But now I'm going to fight for my life'

Feb 11th 2015, 10:40 PM 3,213 Views 51 Comments

I’ve learned that this should not be a private illness. You cannot fight mental health problems on your own in your room with your back against the door.

# anxiety - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Opinion: A person who suffers from anxiety can’t just 'get over it' – it's not that simple
# Anxiety
# Anxiety

Opinion: A person who suffers from anxiety can’t just 'get over it' – it's not that simple

Jan 22nd 2015, 8:00 PM 9,397 Views 55 Comments

Being a little more accepting of somebody with anxiety problems could make it a little easier for them to deal with it themselves.

# anxiety - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage
# Postnatal Depression
# Postnatal Depression

Opinion: Postnatal depression filled me with an all-consuming, terrifying and explosive rage

Jan 14th 2015, 5:00 PM 4,113 Views 12 Comments

When you think of ‘depression’, feelings of sadness and anxiety might come to mind – but anger is powerful (often overlooked) emotion.

# anxiety - Friday 9 January, 2015

Opinion: Have we reached the beginning of the end for mental health stigma?
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Opinion: Have we reached the beginning of the end for mental health stigma?

Jan 9th 2015, 8:00 AM 576 Views 47 Comments

After years of silence about our emotions, we as a society can lack a language to talk about our inner experiences. But that is finally changing.

# anxiety - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Like to start the year feeling more relaxed? These apps can help
# TechGuide
# TechGuide

Like to start the year feeling more relaxed? These apps can help

Dec 31st 2014, 12:07 PM 11,683 Views 4 Comments

Because we could all do with some peace of mind.

# anxiety - Thursday 18 December, 2014

'No matter how blue the water or high the palm tree': Even paradise is no escape from mental illness
# Calm On The Surface
From The42
# Calm On The Surface

'No matter how blue the water or high the palm tree': Even paradise is no escape from mental illness

Dec 18th 2014, 9:30 PM 34,693 Views 23 Comments

Sean Nee suffers from depression and anxiety. Some days are great, but on the bad days even the ideal surroundings cannot tip the scales.

# anxiety - Saturday 29 November, 2014

Proof that depression and anxiety can be reduced without individual therapy
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Proof that depression and anxiety can be reduced without individual therapy

Nov 29th 2014, 5:30 PM 27,529 Views 39 Comments

This could be great news for the HSE.

# anxiety - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Opinion: Practising mindfulness is a valuable tool for easing stress and anxious thoughts
# Mindfulness
# Mindfulness

Opinion: Practising mindfulness is a valuable tool for easing stress and anxious thoughts

Sep 25th 2014, 1:00 PM 851 Views 57 Comments

Mindfulness meditation is about accepting our current experience, whatever that may be, in a relaxed, alert, and open way.

# anxiety - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Opinion: The reality of mental illness doesn't fit into a sanitised sound bite
# Living With Mental Illness
# Living With Mental Illness

Opinion: The reality of mental illness doesn't fit into a sanitised sound bite

Jul 19th 2014, 12:00 PM 379 Views 59 Comments

Although clearly well-intentioned, the irony is that in order to reduce perceived stigma the media has given us a palatable portrayal of mental illness.

# anxiety - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Opinion: I had a great life, friends, business - and I was paralysed by depression
# Depression
# Depression

Opinion: I had a great life, friends, business - and I was paralysed by depression

Jul 5th 2014, 7:00 PM 442 Views 36 Comments

“Panic attacks can be a sign of depression and mental health issues and I couldn’t believe it was happening to me” – Niall Harbison on fighting two battles; illness and stigma.

# anxiety - Monday 30 June, 2014

Author of controversial Facebook study says he's sorry for anxiety caused
# Sorry
# Sorry

Author of controversial Facebook study says he's sorry for anxiety caused

Jun 30th 2014, 10:34 AM 11,556 Views 17 Comments

The study, which altered the content users saw in their news feed in 2012, has come under severe criticism for as it was carried out without users’ knowledge or consent.

# anxiety - Friday 20 June, 2014

10 problems only constant worriers will understand
# Will You Relax
From The Daily Edge
# Will You Relax

10 problems only constant worriers will understand

Jun 20th 2014, 12:59 PM 32,941 Views 36 Comments

You left the immersion on again, didn’t you?

# anxiety - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in the workplace
# Opinion
# Opinion

Bullied: Your stories of bullying in the workplace

Jun 18th 2014, 1:00 PM 18,402 Views 86 Comments

We asked and you told us. Here are some of your experiences of bullying in the workplace.

# anxiety - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Opinion: Antidepressants – friend or foe?
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Opinion: Antidepressants – friend or foe?

Jun 11th 2014, 8:00 AM 2,811 Views 111 Comments

I resisted taking medication for a long time because I was worried about other people’s reactions, but antidepressants have undoubtedly been my friend.

# anxiety - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Opinion: What is 'compassion' and can it actually be taught?
# Mindfulness
# Mindfulness

Opinion: What is 'compassion' and can it actually be taught?

May 25th 2014, 12:00 PM 124 Views 20 Comments

Compassion can improve physical and mental health, well-being, happiness, success and interpersonal relationships… so how can you cultivate it?

# anxiety - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Prosecutor wants to have Oscar Pistorius committed
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Prosecutor wants to have Oscar Pistorius committed

May 13th 2014, 2:55 PM 13,872 Views 0 Comments

The judge in the murder trial will rule tomorrow on whether the athlete will be committed to one month of psychiatric tests.

# anxiety - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

Column: Anxiety often breeds perfectionism and success. But at what cost to the individual?
# Worry
# Worry

Column: Anxiety often breeds perfectionism and success. But at what cost to the individual?

Apr 23rd 2014, 7:30 PM 109 Views 23 Comments

The fear of failure is a powerful motivator, but when does worrying become destructive?

# anxiety - Sunday 6 April, 2014

Half of stroke patients suffer depression or anxiety and most don't get help
# Recovery
# Recovery

Half of stroke patients suffer depression or anxiety and most don't get help

Apr 6th 2014, 2:33 PM 9,292 Views 12 Comments

The Irish Heart Foundation is urging speedy action from health authorities to ensure services focus on psychological as well as physical recovery.

# anxiety - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Column: Autism certainly makes life harder – but diversity also makes societies flourish
# Autism
# Autism

Column: Autism certainly makes life harder – but diversity also makes societies flourish

Apr 2nd 2014, 7:30 PM 181 Views 42 Comments

This year, why not make a point of learning about autism? Look at people’s abilities instead of their disabilities, writes Adam Harris.

# anxiety - Thursday 13 February, 2014

More than 2,500 children waiting for HSE mental health services
# Counselling
# Counselling

More than 2,500 children waiting for HSE mental health services

Feb 13th 2014, 10:50 AM 7,671 Views 35 Comments

A report published today shows 42 per cent have been waiting more than six months to be seen.

# anxiety - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

How effective are online treatments for depression and anxiety?
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

How effective are online treatments for depression and anxiety?

Feb 4th 2014, 7:15 AM 8,509 Views 38 Comments

A new study being undertaken by researchers in Trinity College is trying to find out…

# anxiety - Monday 14 October, 2013

Roy Hodgson reveals his England stress ahead of vital qualifier
# Anxiety
From The42
# Anxiety

Roy Hodgson reveals his England stress ahead of vital qualifier

Oct 14th 2013, 5:18 PM 1,133 Views 2 Comments

Friday’s 4-1 win over Montenegro means that if the English beat Poland, they will qualify for next year’s World Cup finals.

# anxiety - Sunday 28 July, 2013

How exercise can help treat depression and anxiety
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

How exercise can help treat depression and anxiety

Jul 28th 2013, 5:00 PM 21,266 Views 42 Comments

The debate around the effectiveness of working out on mental health continues – but it can be at least a part of treatment for some people.

# anxiety - Sunday 23 June, 2013

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid
# The Fear
# The Fear

Fear or phobia: The science of being afraid

Jun 23rd 2013, 5:30 PM 7,989 Views 15 Comments

The only thing to fear is fear itself – except that sometimes it can seem like other things are a lot scarier…

# anxiety - Thursday 11 April, 2013

15 ways to beat anxiety now
# Calm
# Calm

15 ways to beat anxiety now

Apr 11th 2013, 11:30 AM 29,184 Views 48 Comments

Daily stress affects us all – these tips will help you on your way to being cool as a cucumber.

# anxiety - Friday 30 November, 2012

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues
# Mental Health
# Mental Health

Young people mainly visit their GP for mental health issues

Nov 30th 2012, 12:59 PM 7,446 Views 32 Comments

Depression, anxiety, family conflict, suicidal thoughts and ADHD were the most common issues cited by young people to GPs in the Mid-West.

# anxiety - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Study shows males exposed to chronic stress have anxious daughters
# Anxiety
# Anxiety

Study shows males exposed to chronic stress have anxious daughters

Aug 22nd 2012, 6:05 PM 7,703 Views 11 Comments

Tests conducted on mice show psychiatric disorders may depend on our fathers’ experiences in their youth.

# anxiety - Saturday 21 April, 2012

Computer game could help in treatment of depression - study
# Video Games
# Video Games

Computer game could help in treatment of depression - study

Apr 21st 2012, 2:34 PM 3,901 Views 22 Comments

Researchers in New Zealand have developed a computer game which they say is effective at treating mild and moderate depression in teenagers.

# anxiety - Thursday 8 March, 2012

Common heart disease drug could 'combat racism'
# Chill Pill
From The Daily Edge
# Chill Pill

Common heart disease drug could 'combat racism'

Mar 8th 2012, 10:34 AM 2,728 Views 15 Comments

Scientists believe the results can be explained by the fact that racism is based on fear.

# anxiety - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Column: We need to put the humanity back into sport performance
# Outside The Lines
From The42
# Outside The Lines

Column: We need to put the humanity back into sport performance

Jan 21st 2012, 8:25 AM 91 Views 6 Comments

Our sports stars may seem like superheroes, but they’re just as fragile as you and I, writes sports psychologist Tadhg MacIntyre.

# anxiety - Sunday 4 December, 2011

Budget 2012: Top tips for beating Budget stress
# Budget 2012
# Budget 2012

Budget 2012: Top tips for beating Budget stress

Dec 4th 2011, 7:00 PM 6,385 Views 11 Comments

It’s all about writing things down, talking things through, and not allowing your worries to spiral out of control.

# anxiety - Friday 21 October, 2011

Column: Are we turning into a nation of worriers?
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Are we turning into a nation of worriers?

Oct 21st 2011, 7:30 AM 102 Views 13 Comments

Ireland’s public problems are causing private anguish – and it’s all coming out in the counselling room, writes therapist Eoin Stephens.

# anxiety - Friday 2 September, 2011

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Sep 2nd 2011, 8:00 PM 1,101 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest news stories, as well as the bits and pieces you may have missed.

# anxiety - Thursday 3 March, 2011

Depression linked to a miscarriage can last 'for years'
# Pregnancy Loss
# Pregnancy Loss

Depression linked to a miscarriage can last 'for years'

Mar 3rd 2011, 2:50 PM 1,142 Views 0 Comments

Researchers studying the trauma associated with the loss of an unborn child have found that feelings of anxiety and depression can last for years.