Pregnant women and new mothers who feel totally powerless are taking their own lives in increasing numbers in Nepal. More mental health training for local midwives is needed.
Critics want social media platforms regulated like Big Tobacco, but our research shows that their impact on your health depends on how you use them.
Around 140 Australian nursing-home residents have taken their own lives between 2000 and 2013, our new study shows.
Both young and old can feel like they don't belong. But loneliness is a social problem, with a social solution.
Eminem's Stan – how the childhood trauma of Eminem's superfan played its part in a tragic story.
The growing list of alcohol-related diseases includes bowel cancers, mouth and oesophageal cancers, breast cancers, heart disease, respiratory infections and mental health problems.
A growing body of scientific evidence is making clear the connection between good nutrition and good mental health.
Musicians and athletes have a lot in common when it comes to performing in the glare of the spotlight.
In order to prevent future mental health problems among at-risk students, schools must do a better job of screening for mental health problems earlier.
As austerity bites, people are turning to social media for help with mental issues. Despite the fact that even Facebook agrees social media can be bad for mental health.
The first UK survey of cannabis potency in ten years finds that skunk now dominates the market, while hashish has all but disappeared.
Treatment for nervous exhaustion in the Victorian era could literally drive you mad.
One recent survey found that 43% of academic staff exhibited symptoms of at least a mild mental disorder
Recent deaths within the pornography industry in the US have reignited debates on labour conditions and mental health.
A homeless man was found dead at Westminster station, on the doorstep of the Palace of Westminster.
While politicians argue endlessly over gun control, here are 10 practical ways the rest of us can work to prevent school shootings.
Critical standards of evidence must be met to merit the WHO's new diagnostic category for addicted gamers.
In a survey of 80 teens and college-aged Americans, most said they'd experienced physical or emotional distress before and after the 2016 presidential election.
On the heels of a new report that shows depression and anxiety are the top reasons college students seek counseling, a psychiatry professor lists a variety of factors behind the trend.
Arbitration hearings into the deaths of mentally ill patients has brought to light shocking cruelty and neglect on the part of South African officials.