Lockdown procedures can inflict immense psychological damage on children convinced that they’re in danger.
Extreme weather and dire climate reports are intensifying the mental health effects of global warming: depression and resignation about the future.
CDC reports significant increases in synthetic opioid-involved overdose death rates.
The U.S. has long lagged behind other nations despite spending far more on health care than other countries do.
Study shows that gently stroking a baby reduces activity in their brain associated with painful experiences.
For many Americans, eating healthier will be a top new year’s resolution – and one expert says we should start by eliminating gluten and sugars.
Report shows the use of electronic cigarettes by US teenagers has dramatically risen this year.
United Nations study shows women are far more likely to die at the hands of someone they know.
The new study relies on parental reporting which may be a limitation despite the broad scope of the research.
Without the proper settings, iPhone users can receive inappropriate messages from strangers.
Anxiety and depression are two of the most common mental illnesses.
Health experts believe that blaming the violence on the mentally ill can be unfair and inaccurate.
Meditation worked like traditional therapy for military veterans with PTSD in a small experiment.
Males working in construction have the highest suicide rates in the country.
Survivors of traumatic brain injuries may be more than twice as likely to die by suicide.
Depression doesn’t have to be a lifetime psychological prison sentence, new research shows.
People who get hugs are less likely to experience a bad mood after a disagreement than those who don’t.
For many kids on the spectrum, gaining control over the relationship between their mind and their body is a major challenge.
New research suggests that coffee can protect your brain — and the roast matters.
Giving your kids everything that they ask for can have detrimental effects on them financially and emotionally.