However, all is not lost! Biofeedback therapy is a standard treatment for stabilising and calming the brain after addiction while being monitored by an expert. Constant efforts go into improving brain activity, thereby reducing the effects of addiction and unhealthful impulses.
Published on Oct 28, 2021 06:16 PM IST
, BengaluruNithin Kumar N
Realisation of wrongs done is essential if a person is to be reformed, and this can only be possible through education, drilling in moral values, skills training and a chance to earn an honest living, say readers
Updated on Oct 17, 2020 12:29 AM IST
Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | HT Correspondent
Study reveals that delusions or suffering from hallucinations that causes migration and social stress, trauma or substance abuse can be halved through new data mining methods that can potentially detect most people who are at risk of developing psychosis.
Updated on Sep 14, 2020 04:46 PM IST
Washington D.C. [USA] |Asian News International | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
In these fraught times, children, especially the girl child, are much more vulnerable to trafficking. The government has to figure out more proactive ways to save them from the dangers that Covid-19 has heightened
Updated on Aug 22, 2020 07:27 PM IST
Intertwine psychological recovery with relief; start online consultations; and simplify policies that govern the sector
Published on May 05, 2020 06:44 PM IST
Youngsters more inclined towards opioid than alcohol, reveals study conducted at state drug dependence treatment centre in Haryana’s Rohtak
Updated on Feb 02, 2020 11:06 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Rohtak | , RohtakSunil Rahar
The K-pop star is suspected to have committed suicide, putting the spotlight back on the mental health of celebrities.
Updated on Oct 16, 2019 04:05 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Farozan Akhtar
The move comes in the wake of a large number of police personnel being diagnosed with stress and other lifestyle-related diseases during a health check-up organised by the police in March this year.
Published on Sep 10, 2019 02:48 AM IST
Gurugram | Leena Dhankhar, Gurugram
Let’s try to get over it in a non-filmy way, for once.
Updated on Aug 31, 2019 05:50 PM IST
Hindustan Times | Sonal Kalra
Children whose parents are incarcerated are six times more likely to develop a habit of substance abuse during adulthood as compared to other children.
Updated on Aug 25, 2019 02:06 PM IST
Asian News International | , Washington D.c.Asian News International
Sun’s Tron Foundation said all parties have agreed to reschedule the lunch. Buffett’s assistant did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Updated on Jul 25, 2019 01:05 AM IST
Majority of children rescued by child rights authorities across the state is into drug abuse. The kids are being trapped by other youths for easy money.
Updated on Jun 26, 2019 03:42 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Luckow | Saurabh Chauhan
Dr Shailendra Singh Chaudhary, associate professor, social and preventive medicine at SN Medical College of Agra clarified that drug abuse and addiction were two different conditions.
Updated on Jun 26, 2019 12:04 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | HT Correspondent, Agra
The first-of-its-kind survey, whose report Hindustan Times has accessed, was conducted by 80 child psychologists-cum-counsellors in areas such as Seemapuri, Trilokpuri, Nand Nagri, Jaffrabad, Kalyanpuri and Kondli among students in Classes 3 to 5.
Updated on Jul 04, 2019 01:49 AM IST
Hindustan Times, New Delhi |Baishali Adak
A new study has claimed that college students, if subjected to even one among negative habits such as heavy drinking or substance abuse, can end up living a life of mental distress, lack of sleep, low grades and poor lifestyle choices.
Updated on Apr 18, 2019 12:28 PM IST
Asian News International | , Washington D.c. [usa]Asian News International
Angry, threatening and highly critical parenting is more likely to result in children with defiant, non-compliant and revengeful behaviour that spills over to adulthood and impacts relationships with all authority figures.
Updated on Nov 26, 2018 11:56 AM IST
Press Trust of India | , Los AngelesPress Trust of India
A study published in The Lancet on Thursday reveals how a one-year ‘lay counsellor’-led health promotion project in government schools in Bihar’s Nalanda district lowered bullying, depression, substance abuse and violence.
Updated on Nov 23, 2018 11:19 AM IST
Psychological morbidity – the condition of being diseased – among medical students eventually deteriorates their academic performance, and at the same time, increases the risk of substance abuse
Updated on Oct 18, 2018 01:03 PM IST
A new study says that people who attended weekly religious services or practised daily prayer or meditation in their youth reported greater life satisfaction and positivity in their 20s.
Updated on Sep 15, 2018 03:18 PM IST
If you are lesbian, gay or bisexual, you may be at greater risk of substance abuse, in the form of marijuana, nicotine and alcohol, says new research by Oregon State University.
Updated on Sep 14, 2018 03:07 PM IST
Adolescents with substance use and behavioural problems are five times more likely to die prematurely than their peers, says a new study.
Updated on Aug 12, 2018 10:55 AM IST
A new study shows that teenagers with excess impulsive behaviour may struggle with addictions or other problematic behaviours as young adults, but it’s not a universal phenomena.
Updated on Aug 10, 2018 10:12 AM IST
Actor Prateik Babbar is upbeat about people’s response to the recently launched trailer of his upcoming film, Mulk – it has already crossed 10 million views in four days.
Published on Jul 14, 2018 02:16 PM IST
Hindustan Times, Lucknow | , LucknowS Farah Rizvi
The direction by a bench of justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel was issued as it disapproved of the manner in which the IAF had kept a a 30-year-old corporal confined in a hospital’s psychiatric ward as he was an alcoholic.
Published on Jul 13, 2018 07:40 PM IST
New Delhi |Press Trust of India
Researchers said there was an urgent need to start screening interventions for anxiety disorders to prevent future psychological complications.
Updated on May 04, 2018 11:19 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiSadaguru Pandit
There’s a reason you can’t ignore your smartphone. New studies show that the pings are tapping into ancient neural impulses that once alerted humans to a likely predator attack.
Updated on Apr 15, 2018 07:36 AM IST
Through adequate policy coverage, budget allocations and making them more visible by giving them an identity, we will be protecting the rights and lives of street children. In the process, we will also make our cities safe for our children
Updated on Apr 12, 2018 06:03 PM IST
A new study says that digital addiction can increase the feeling of loneliness, anxiety, and depression among people. It also says that overuse of smartphones is just like any other type of substance abuse.
Updated on Apr 12, 2018 04:22 PM IST
A dedicated center will help patients suffering psychological and physiological impacts of substance abuse
Published on Apr 04, 2018 12:12 AM IST
Hindustan Times | , MumbaiSadaguru Pandit