The mental health screening is anonymous. You walk up to the kiosk, and there are a bunch of yes-or-no questions on various topics including depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder.
A marriage or relationship in emotional turmoil may be as harmful for your health as smoking cigarettes or a poor diet.
Research has shown that for all of us there is a breaking point for multi-tasking and the risks can be significant.
Panic disorder impacts six million people and two thirds of them are women.
Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz ripped up a doctor’s note excusing him from work on the day he crashed a crowded passenger plane into a mountain, according to investigators.
According to a study published in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine, suicide rates among adults ages 40-64 have increased about 40 percent since 1999, with a sharp rise since 2007.
According to a US government survey, more than half of middle-aged men with depression were also smokers. There was a link among women as well.
Winter is all fun and games…until after New Years’ Eve.
In body dysmorphic disorder, a person is preoccupied with an imagined deficit in the appearance of one or more body parts.
Teenagers often fail to seek help from depression because they’re embarrassed about the problem.
Poll: 1 In 5 Superstorm Sandy Survivors Still Suffer Serious Distress; Half Feel They Need Mental Health Assistance
Nearly two years after Superstorm Sandy many survivors are still trying to figure out their housing and it has taken a toll on their mental health.
In a recent study, only 26% of attempts to make an appointment with a psychiatrist were successful.
Stressful family situations can lead to elevated levels of stress hormones and the future development of health problems.
It’s called “whatsmym3″ and it’s a test that can be taken daily to indicate signs of depression and other mental issues that could lead to suicide.
Depression can be a major issue during the teenage years, but far too many teenagers fail to seek help from depression because they’re embarrassed.