Unless you're blessed to live in a magically warm climate all year round (looking at you, Californians and Floridians), frostier weather is rapidly approaching. And that can come with some unexpected...
It happens so quietly that you cannot prepare for it, and before you know, you are enveloped in its grip so tight that escape seems impossible. So what does one do? Does one sit in a corner with the h...
The idea of losing a pet can hurt just like it would with any other family member ― so much so that your mental health could take a hit. A recent study published in the journal Veterinary Record found...
Purpose over mere pleasure.
Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington performs at the Live Earth concert in Chiba, Japan July 7, 2007. Former US. vice president Al Gore and his global partners are staging the Live Earth concerts held on seven continents simultaneously to raise awareness of environmental issues. REUTERS/Michael Caronna (JAPAN)
If you Google depression, you'll get more than search results. The search engine will now feature a gold standard questionnaire, created in partnership with the National Alliance on Mental Illness, th...
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 12: Prince Harry hosts a reception to mark the 40th anniversary of the children's charity WellChild at Buckingham Palace on June 12, 2017 in London, England. (Photo by Jonathan Brady/WPA Pool-Getty Images)
June 2007 in a field in Donnington a very depressed 17-year-old version of myself stood on the third row of a packed audience of thousands and sang back the lyrics to the revered band Linkin Park, fro...
Prince Harry is calling on everyone to dial back smartphone use to give themselves a little mental health boost. During a speech in northern England on Thursday, the prince addressed the importance of...
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There's no app to help me miss you less.
It is supposed to help students mingle more.
While many public figures have worked to make mental health a less taboo topic, famous men in particular seem to be speaking out now more than ever. In a very recent example, Peter Kraus, a contestant...
It might be time to reconsider how often you scroll through curated photos. Instagram is the worst social media app for young people's mental health, according to a new report by the Royal Society for...
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Watching ‘13 Reasons Why’ made me feel both helpless and hopeless.
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What constitutes an act of self-care? The internet is full of suggestions on how to prioritize oneself, ranging from meditation to hot tea, prayer to yoga, face masks to nap time. Although such ritual...
I'm ashamed to say that I don't go to therapy. It's not that I don't need it. I have a history of obsessive compulsive disorder, anxiety and depression. I know this because I went to a therapist who d...
Victim's family and friends are now running a campaign to raise awareness about domestic violence.
'Depression: Let's Talk,' a year-long global campaign by the World Health Organisation (WHO) took off on 7 April, World Health Day. WHO estimates that over 300 million people suffered from depression...
Although no note was recovered.
Talking can help combat the ‘silent killer’.
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What do you say to the person who destroyed your childhood?
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Friendly reminder: Sab theek ho jaayega.
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As many as 20,000 homemakers kill themselves each year...
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The WHO is running a mental health campaign to tackle stigma and misconceptions called "Depression: Let's Talk".
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It’s a conversation we can all benefit from having.
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You call, text, or even wake people up in the middle of the night just to fight...
For Hannah Lenehan, 33, every month is the same. For one week she she feels "normal." The next week she describes as a week of pain in her ovaries. The week after that she feels severely moody and agi...
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The deceased woman was a teacher and was reportedly suffering from depression.
The WHO document said that 322 million people are living with depression worldwide.
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Warning: Some of the below images may be considered upsetting or triggering to those who have struggled with disordered eating. After four years of battling eating disorders, Christie Begnell found he...
Depression sucks. If you've ever experienced it, briefly or for a long period of time, you know this to be true. Similarly, if you've seen your partner or someone you love experience it, you know how...
I came so close to ending my life, but thoughts of you kept me going.