Mental disorder cases doubled in less than 3 decades, anxiety and depression most common condition
An estimated one in seven Indians suffered from mental disorders of varying severity in 2017.
Quit smoking: Cigarettes can hurt your mental health
According to the study, students who smoke have higher rates of depressive symptoms.
Avoid posting about stress and anxiety on Facebook, seek professional help instead
This group may not be encouraged by their friends to seek ...
Patna: Renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh passes away at 74
Renowned mathematician Vashishtha Narayan Singh passed away at the age of 74 today at Patna Medical College and Hospital. He was suffering f...
Four extra hours of weekly exercise to your schedule can depression at bay
With regular work-out, people can see a 17% reduction in odds of a new episode of depression.
Mental health in India: 7.5% of country affected; less than 4,000 experts available
By next year, roughly 20 per cent of India will suffer from some form of mental illness.
Bosses, listen up: Being flexible with employees can help them beat work stress better
Managers need to be more attuned to the signs of stress among their staff.
IIT grads lead the way in mental health technology
According to a 2018 WHO report, India is the most depressed country in the world
USFDA clears Zydus Cadila's generic mental disorder drug
The medication is used to treat certain mental/mood disorders.
Suffering from asthma or hay fever? It may increase mental disorder risk
Patients with common allergic diseases developed a psychiatric disorder within a 15-year period.
Artists use social media as canvas to talk about mental illness
The artists want to set up a support community to help each other out.
Majority of people still think mental illness is a disorder like schizophrenia, OCD
The report was launched here on Friday by its founder and actress Deepika Padukone.
India facing possible mental health epidemic, warns President
Speaking at the 22nd convocation of the National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences here (NIMHANS), he called for addressing the shortage of mental health professionals.
People suffering from mental disorders are at high risk of attempting suicide
Suicide is a complex issue and therefore prevention efforts require coordination and collaboration among multiple sectors of society.
6.5% of population suffering from some form of mental disorder
More than six per cent of the total population is suffering from either a common or a severe mental disorder such as depression, anxiety and schizophrenia.
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