Mental Health

Donald Trump’s Mental Health Getting Worse And Now ‘Unable To Tolerate Reality,’ Says Yale Psychiatrist

Bandy Lee claims that White House officials have reached out to her with their concerns about Trump.<p>Donald Trump’s mental health is getting worse and …

Donald Trump

How a new therapy uses VR to help those with depression, trauma, PTSD, and other mental health issues

A friend once described to me what it was like living with depression: “Think back to the worst day of your life, maybe a break-up or the loss of a …

Mental Disorders

Study Connects Sleep Apnea with Multiple Psychiatric Disorders in Men

Text size: research<p>Sleep Condition Is More Likely in Male Military Veterans Who Have Both PTSD, Mood Disorders<p>Sept. 20, 2018<p>Male military veterans …

Psychology

Disappointment happens to *literally* everyone—here’s a doc’s take on how to deal

Whether you don’t get the salary bump you were angling to snag, fall <i>just</i> short of acing your training plan, or realize your relationship isn’t as …

Health

Jokes about ‘snowflakes’ ignore the crisis in young mental health | Holly Bourne

There’s no more powerful way to silence someone than to call them crazy. This one word swiftly minimises a person’s anguish as something wrong with them, rather than an appropriate response to a malfunctioning society. These days, whenever a young person is brave enough to talk about their …

Books

Swipe This! My Facebook friend posted suicidal thoughts. What should I do?

<i>“Swipe This!” is an advice column about how to navigate human relationships and connections in an age when we depend so heavily on technology. Have a</i> …

Mental Health

Memories that last: What sexual assault survivors remember and why

<b>(CNN) —</b> Being pushed into a room, thrown onto a bed and groped: Those are the kinds of details that get embedded in a sexual assault survivor's memory.<p>Peripheral information, like what day it was or what someone wore, may fall away or grow fuzzy, especially with time. But the most distressing …

Senate Committees

The Age You Feel Matters More to Your Health Than Your Actual Age

Your subjective age — meaning the age you feel in your spirit and in your bones — is the magic number. In fact, a growing body of research suggests …

Health

Why Eating Disorders Disproportionately Affect This Minority Group

As a cisgender, Caucasian female in recovery from an eating disorder, I'm all too aware that I fit the bill for what we presume is the stereotypical …

Eating

Parents Are Leery Of Schools Requiring 'Mental Health' Disclosures By Students

Children registering for school in Florida this year were asked to reveal some history about their mental health.<p>The new requirement is part of a law rushed through the state legislature after the February shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla.<p>The state's school …

Health

5 Ways to Fight Depression, Improve Your Mood and Boost Productivity

Entrepreneurs face a unique set of challenges. Here's how you can can be ready for them.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Being a business owner comes with a unique set of emotional burdens. The overwhelming mix of meeting multiple stakeholders’ expectations while trying …

Entrepreneurship

Here’s Why Kate Middleton Won’t Be Joining her Husband On His African Tour

Prince William will begin his government scheduled tour of Africa this coming Monday, but according to <i>Express</i>, his wife will not be joining him. Kate …

Prince William

More evidence exercise may be good for your mood

(Reuters Health) - People who exercise may experience symptoms of mental health disorders less often, a U.S. study suggests.<p>FILE PHOTO: A woman is seen jogging at Cunningham Park in the borough of Queens in New York, September 16, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/File Photo<p>That may be true even when …

Mental Health

Why we need to end blame culture around toxic relationships

If you looked at Ariana Grande’s Twitter mentions and Instagram comments in the days following the suspected overdose of ex-boyfriend Mac Miller, you would have seen the slew of aggressive comments blaming the singer for his death.<p>Ariana ended her relationship of almost two years with the rapper …

Women's News

Hijacking mental health as an issue solely for young women has no place in the battle for equality

Another week, another survey proclaiming the female sex to be desperately unhappy and traumatised. The latest has discovered “a sharp decline in the …

Opinion (UK)

Troy Brown talks about Junior Seau and the battle on mental health issues.

Troy Brown speaks out on mental health at "A Conversation on Mental Health with the Sports Community" at Suffolk University on Monday, September 17th.

Troy Brown

Andrew Zimmern says Anthony Bourdain talked about happiness in their last conversation before death

“Bizarre Foods” host Andrew Zimmern said Anthony Bourdain told him to pursue his own happiness in their last conversation before the celebrity chef’s death earlier this year.<p>Zimmern opened up to People on Wednesday about the advice he received from Bourdain, who was found dead in a bathroom of his …

Andrew Zimmern

Andy Murray encourages children to run The Daily Mile

<b>Sir Andy Murray has appeared in a short film in an effort to encourage children to run The Daily Mile.</b><p>The fitness initiative was started at a school in Stirling six years ago by a head teacher who was worried about levels of childhood obesity.<p>More than 1,000,000 children take part in the scheme at …

Andy Murray

Bringing fairy lights on your flight is peak Instagram

You know what? I respect it<p>Instagram user Harimao Lee has an aesthetic to uphold, and not even basic plane etiquette can stop her. As reported by <i>Insider</i><i>,</i> Lee packed fairy lights for a business trip last month in order to capture the perfect plane post. “It was the long dark night during the flight …

Italian Riviera

Types of Mental Health Professionals

Getting help for mental, emotional, spiritual, or relationship issues can be difficult. Finding the right mental health professional can help you …

Psychiatry

Hollyoaks spoilers - Pete Buchanan is returning

<i>Hollyoaks</i> is bringing back abuser Pete Buchanan as part of Cleo McQueen's harrowing bulimia story.<p>Joel Dexter will pay Pete a visit in prison in …

Soap Operas

Germany sees spike in workers calling in sick

The number of employees in Germany who were written off sick rose by 60 percent in recent years — especially those with mental health complaints. …

Germany

Man accused in Winchester library murder to appear in court Friday

The man accused of randomly attacking Deane Kenny Stryker and a 77-year-old man inside the Winchester Public Library is scheduled to be in Middlesex …

Judiciary

What an ADHD Diagnosis Will and Won’t Fix

In my post yesterday about late ADHD diagnoses, I included an image with the phrase “it’s never too late to live happily ever after.” My usage of the …

ADHD

Are emos, goths and rockers at increased risk of self-harm and suicide?

Every year three quarters of a million people take their own lives, and suicide is the leading cause of death in adolescents. Non-lethal self-harm is …

Depression

Grenfell survivors may be at risk of asbestos poisoning, says coroner

Hundreds of survivors of the Grenfell Tower disaster could be at risk of asbestos poisoning and must be monitored by the NHS, the senior coroner examining the deaths caused by the fire has warned.<p>Dr Fiona Wilcox has written to Simon Stevens, the chief executive of NHS England, urging him to take …

Grenfell Tower

Golden Gate Bridge suicide barrier construction creates huge backups

The approach to the Golden Gate Bridge was at a standstill Thursday night after 11:30.<p>This is the new reality for Marin County residents. Authorities …

Marin County

Ruth Davidson tells Brexiteers sniping at Theresa May to 'shut up' and put country before career

Ruth Davidson's frustrations with her pro-Brexit Westminster colleagues' sniping at Theresa May has spilled over as she told them to "shut up".<p>She accused some of the Prime Minister's critics in the Conservative Party of being more interested in their careers, telling them to "put the sharp elbows …

Ruth Davidson

Harvard Study: A Religious Upbringing Is Beneficial for Kids

According to a new study, children raised in a religious environment are more likely to grow up to be happy and well-adjusted adults.<p>The study, …

Conservative View

$16M awarded to expand mental health services in Michigan communities

KALAMAZOO, MI -- Four community mental health organizations in Michigan were awarded $4 million each to expand services in the communities they …

Mental Disorders