People working in caring professions are not superhuman.
Artworks in The Big Anxiety festival in Sydney shine a light on life from an autistic point of view, emphasising sensory experience.
It can be very hard for people to accept that they – or their family member – are not to blame for their mental illness. Seeing the evidence in a scan can make a difference.
The unexpected death of a loved one is a traumatic experience. It's important to identify high risk individuals to provide counselling and social support.
Recently announced changes to private health insurance reinforce the primacy of hospitals for mental health issues. This is despite many inquiries recommending better community mental-health care.
The "love hormone" system starts to develop in the womb and is important in helping us deal with stress.
If a child is old enough to ask about suicide, then they're probably old enough for a discussion about it.
Initiatives to help women suffering postnatal depression are needed and should be encouraged and integrated as part of routine antenatal and postnatal care.
Lewy body dementia is the second most common type of dementia. Why don't more people recognize the signs?
Dissociative identity disorder - previously known as multiple personality disorder - occurs when a child's development is disrupted by trauma, preventing them forming a strong sense of self.
There are huge benefits for trans people – and society – when they change their outward appearance to reflect their gender identity.
Medical mediation has become a buzzword in health departments across the world as an alternative to taking legal action to solve disputes.
If you're 45 or older and have depression, new research suggests you may need to ask for a heart check when you next see your doctor.
Mental healthcare in the UK needs more integrated solutions, not patch-ups.
New Zealand's health service provides universal and free access to health care, but inequities remain stubbornly high.
One in ten students drop out of uni in their first year.
Much has been written about success of Indigenous players at elite levels of the game. But perhaps the more important story is one of Indigenous participation in grass roots and community football.
Parents can help protect their kids from cannabis abuse by openly discussing the health risks, the pleasures and the responsible ways to use the drug.
Youth suicide has reached a ten year high, but suicide and self-harm are still taboo topics in schools.
After the storm is over, it's time to rebuild – and natural disasters can affect survivors' health for years to come.