A complex set of genetic and environmental factors is behind the mental illness.
An artist with schizophrenia has created a series of images illustrating her hallucinations in the hope of destroying misconceptions around mental health issues. Kate Fenner, 18, was finally diagnosed...
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"Identity is a huge part. You start sport young and it becomes intertwined with who you are for so long. Then overnight it's gone."
Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental illness that is estimated to affect over 740,000 people in the UK at any one time. People with OCD might feel compelled to ritualistically check thi...
Despite all of the campaigns and the charities and the awareness, we still haven’t been able to eradicate the shame and the guilt.
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We're in a state of 'nihilism and neglect'.
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'I'm sick of feeling like I will never be alright.'
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A blogger has bravely opened up about her struggles with depression in a bid to highlight that regardless of what we may see online, nobody's life is perfect. Megan Gilbride, 27, sits bare-faced an...
Republicans say they don’t want to “stigmatize” people with disabilities.
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Mental illness is not like a broken leg.
Many with long-term illnesses say pets are among their closest relationships.
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People in Australia are being detained simply because there is nowhere else for them to go.
Sadly, much like the childhood version, it's seen by many as imaginary.
Today is World Mental Health Day.