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Crayfish experience something like anxiety when they shed their armour

Periodic moulting is needed for crayfish to be able to growblickwinkel / Alamy Stock Photo By Chelsea Whyte WHEN a crayfish sheds its protective exoskeleton, it becomes temporarily vulnerable to attack by predators. Now there is evidence that this leads to behaviour that resembles anxiety, and that this can be relieved using the same anti-anxiety… Read More »

Anxiety in COPD Benefits From Cognitive Behavioral Therapy vs Self-Help

December 18, 2018 Share this content: Higher initial costs associated with CBT were offset by savings resulting from fewer hospital admissions and emergency department visits in the subsequent 12 months. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) interventions were statistically and clinically superior to self-help leaflets in the treatment of anxiety in patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease… Read More »