Researchers Testing Antibiotics To Treat Schizophrenia Symptoms

Schizophrenic symptoms have long been treated with anti-psychotic drugs, but recently a group of researchers has decided to pursue a new direction for treatment: antibiotics. Somewhat amazingly, it was just one initial case study from Japan that led researchers to consider this path of treatment and begin testing it. The Japanese patient presented with psychosis due to…

Tired? Science Says Don’t Just Take a Nap or Drink Coffee…Do Both

In the past we have talked about the proven benefits of coffee.  We can now add one more benefit. When you’re feeling tired, you may wonder if you should take a nap or drink coffee. But scientists have found that a “coffee nap”–meaning, drinking coffee followed immediately by a short nap–may be the best solution to…

10 Things You Can Do Right Now to Beat Stress

Feeling stressed? We have 10 ideas for you to help lessen it right now, with explanations and links to scientific research backing up these surefire stress busters. Which ones work for you?   Take a Hike: A study recently found that taking short walks in nature can help lower stress and improve well-being and cognitive health. Knit…