Mental Health

Common Misconceptions About Mental Illness

Current day society often doesn’t see the forest for the trees when it comes to deciphering mental health myths from ...

One in 13 U.S. School Kids Taking Psych Meds

A new U.S. ...

8 Scientifically-Proven Nutrients That Boost Happiness

Feeling a little glum, chum? Never fear, the following eight nutrients (found in very common food sources) are not only ...

8 Reasons Why Laughter Really Is The Best Medicine

You’ve probably heard the old adage: “laughter is the best medicine.” Well, there might be more truth to that than ...

10 Bad Mood-Causing Foods!

Are you prone to the type of mood swings that have your coworkers running for cover when you enter the ...

Popular Psychiatric Treatment Could Have Serious Health Consequences: Health Canada

A new report from Health Canada shows that taking the psychiatric drug lithium can result in increased blood calcium levels. ...

8 Ways Social Media Negatively Affects Mental Health

Let’s face it; in a world where social media hits us in the face with the latest job promotions, home ...

12 Ways to Blast Away That Bad Day!

We’ve all woke up on the wrong side of the bed, had sour milk in our cereal, had a black ...

5 Popular Mental Disorders Share Common Genetic Links

A new study published in the journal Lancet this week reveals a common genetic link between 5 popular mental disorders. ...

Is Somatic Symptom Disorder a Legitimate Disorder?

The latest edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual has been released with a fancy new psychiatric label that could ...

15 Natural Remedies for Treating Depression

Depression is more than feeling sad. Clinical depression is a mood disorder that affects both mental and physical health. ...

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Causes And Coping Mechanisms

With the recent tragedy in Newtown, there have been questions asked about post-traumatic stress disorder, PTSD, and if these poor ...

Multitasking Media May Cause Depression & Social Anxiety

A Michigan State University study is cautioning against using multiple forms of media at the same time as it may ...

Link Ties Mental Illness To Creativity

Researchers have always believed there was a link between mental illnesses and creativity and a massive study in Sweden has ...

Royce White Battles Mental Health Issues: Starts Training Camp

After missing his first week of training camp to come up with a long-term plan to manage his anxiety issues, ...