'Preventable deaths seem not only inevitable but imminent'.
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Around one in five patients with cancer experience post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after diagnosis, a new study has revealed. PTSD is an anxiety disorder which occurs in response to traumatic ev...
Listen to the former first lady.
In any given year, one in five Canadians experiences a mental health or addiction problem, and by the age of 40, one in two Canadians has or has had a mental illness, according to the Centre for Addic...
If you're like most humans, the current political climate has caused you some excess anxiety or tension. Recent research shows that the majority of Americans are stressed about the future of the natio...
Let's show respect for the people whose lives we are debating.
On any given day in her office, San Francisco-based therapist Tara Griffith hears millennials wonder aloud: Is this it? Am I failing at being an adult? How did my parents have it all figured out by th...
More needs to be done to support people with diabetes, as three in five currently struggle with emotional or mental health issues, a charity has warned. A large-scale study by Diabetes UK asked 8,500...
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Even if you think you're keeping your emotions under wraps, new research suggests the language you use could reveal when you're feeling stressed. According to a study led by researchers at the Univers...
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There seems to be an inverse correlation between an out-of-control world and the pursuit of personal control.
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When understood and used in the right way, your overthinking can be a strength instead of a weakness.
Often associated with veterans returning from war zones, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) may not seem like something that might affect a child. But actually more than two thirds of children in t...
Men are three times more likely to die from suicide than women in UK, but a new report suggests education on suicide prevention and mental health is starting to pay off. A new masculinity audit shows...
A person may be smiling, they may have done their hair and makeup, they may seem completely "together", but that doesn't mean they're happy and well. Blogger Leyah Shanks has posted a poignant reminde...
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Mothers who give birth in the winter or spring months are less likely to suffer with postnatal depression (PND) than women who deliver during the summer or autumn, according to a new study. These find...
But there are steps you can take to combat online harassment.
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Having same-sex parents doesn't harm kids.
Sydney woman shares LGBTQ anguish during marriage postal survey.
Mental health organisations are pleading with the government to show more concern for the negative impact from the postal survey.
By allowing the term ‘mental illness’ to become overused and devoid of its real meaning, it could even -- at a stretch -- put lives at risk.
"Trying to get help was probably the first day where I showed any courage."
Historically, men have been told to be strong and silent, but new research suggests men are finally beating these outdated stereotypes and sharing their feelings with one another. In fact, the study f...
The sexual assault claims made about Harvey Weinstein have shocked the world, with more than 30 women coming forward, including many A-listers. The revelations are distressing enough for most readers,...
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The research reveals risk indicators for depression, and poor diet is just one of them.
Mental health services are also about to get a lot more accessible.
He's spoken about mindfulness two months after a heart disease diagnosis.
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For anyone starting out in a new relationship, there are bound to be lots of things you don't know about your partner - their favourite hobbies, the foods they hate, and any unsavoury bathroom habits...
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While the country may be in the midst of a mental health awakening, that doesn't mean talking about what's going on inside our heads is any easier - particularly when it comes to work. That's why the...
Nearly 20 years later, I still remember the struggle of growing up with a parent who had depression. As a child, I didn't understand what my mother was going through. I remember her seeking treatment...
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On #WorldMentalHealthDay, words are not enough.
As many as 3000 youth suicide attempts could be averted each year with a ‘Yes’ vote.