Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.
Robin Williams had a long history of depression and substance abuse, which can lead to suicide. 3 On Your Side Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl has more on his age possibly being a factor too.
Depression, stress, anxiety, and other emotional states really do affect your cardiovascular health.
We all know too much stress can be bad for your health, but it can also be bad for your waistline.
Forget the caffeine and energy drinks. You might be interested to know that you might do just as well sniffing pleasant odors.
Turns out putting warnings about the increased risk of suicide on the labels of antidepressants didn’t do much good. In fact, it may have actually done some harm.
There is a stigma against mental illness and it can deter people from seeking treatment.
The LaSalle University Art Museum today opens a free exhibition of a often-overlooked period, during the Depression.
I think I am not alone when I say that we have had our fill of snow, black ice, traffic jams, dreary days and you know the rest. And now, Spring is just around the corner.
A new study shows that a spice commonly used in many ethnic cuisines may be as beneficial as medication to those with depression — and without the scary side effects.
Breast cancer is a devastating diagnosis, both physically and mentally, but once a woman gets past the initial shock, it can be very easy to overcome it if you get help.
The shirt, which was reportedly selling for $9.99 and has since been removed from the site, had many users taking to Twitter to complain about the “message” it seemed to be sending.
Police are looking for Mark Drenning, of Pennsburg, who has a history of depression and has been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis (MS).
Furthermore, WHO says the global burden of depressive disorders increased by 37.5% between 1990 and 2010 because of population growth and ageing.
A Swedish study looking at teenagers diagnosed with cancer finds the teens are at an increased risk of suicide compared to their peers.