A patient with schizophrenia talks about her condition. Get to know what this mental health disorder is really all about.
Experts say that virtual clinics are the most plausible solution to fight against mental illness and the danger it poses.
Scientists are making an appeal. They are encouraging people to donate their brains for research after they die.
A recent study suggested that negative thinking would damage one's health. Author Elizabeth Blackburn recommends eating well, having ample sleep, and instilling positive thinking to remedy the damage.
7 percent of the entire population in the United States showed symptoms of Social Anxiety. The good news however to 15 million American adults who have suffered from this debilitating mental disorder is, the emerging alternative and effective program referred by psychologist as: Single Session Cure, or the Exposure and Response Prevention Therapy. The end goal of this program is this: To eradicate the growing number of patients who feel caged, powerless, alone, and ashamed because of Social Anxiety Disorder.
Researchers have discovered that depression is linked to digestive system disorders and anxiety leads to skin problems in teenagers.
A breakthrough study has revealed how some genes can affect the development of Schizophrenia, a complicated psychiatric condition that the scientists have spent years in understanding
The Anger Management star laid bare another controversial revelation about himself being a possible bipolar in an aired segment with Dr. Oz.
With the winter just round the corner, the days are becoming shorter and getting worse for the people suffering from Seasonal Affective Disorder. People suffering from this condition experience poor mental health as he sun goes down
Children from families of lower socioeconomic status are more likely to have attention deficit disorder, according to a new study.
Maltreated persons are more prone to depression, anxiety and substance abuse disorders than those who are not maltreated during childhood, says a review based on the examination of a literature, exploring the risk factors of these disorders.
Soldiers who have troubles sleeping before their deployments may be at greater risk of developing posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), depression and anxiety once they return home.
A simple blood test during the first trimester may soon be able to diagnose unborn babies with Down's syndrome, according to a new study.
Women who have previously experienced domestic abuse are more likely to develop depression and anxiety around the time of birth.
President Barack Obama is asking for $235 million as part of his new budget proposal to fund mental health initiatives, which will be focused on initiatives to help schools detect early warning signs and train thousands of new mental health professionals.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.