How sadness make you ill

In a first of its kind study on the motivations for suicide, published in the official journal of the American Association of Suicidology, two were found to be universal: hopelessness […]

8 warning signs of brain stroke

Stroke is the rapid loss of brain function due to disturbance in the blood supply to the brain. This could be either due to ischemia (lack of blood flow) due […]

Tips for dealing with a depressed spouse

When one spouse has depression, it can put a strain on a marriage. Living with a depressed partner who is often unhappy, critical and negative isn’t easy, and at the […]

Childhood bullying can have lasting effects

Bullying can have a lasting effect on a person’s mental health: A new study finds that children who were bullied frequently when they were 8 years old were more likely […]

Mental health in children

Identifying mental disorders in children can be tricky for health care providers. Children differ from adults in that they experience many physical, mental, and emotional changes as they progress through their […]

What is mental health?

  Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. It affects how we think, feel, and act. It also helps determine how we handle stress, relate to others, and […]